George Washington Papers

To George Washington from George Washington Lewis, 7 August 1796

Fredericksburg 7th August 1796

Dr Sir

Last evenings post brought me your letter—acknowledging the receipt of my letter of the first instant with a bank note of one hundred dollars on Acct of my Brother Howell—his absence prevents my saying any thing with respect to the interest, which he certainly ought to have consider’d when he forwarded the principal, he is at present over the ridge with his family. by the first opportunity—I shall make acquainted with the contents of your last letter.

Mrs Lewis unites in best wishes to you and My Aunt—and accept the sincere esteem of Yr Affectionate Nephew

Go: Lewis


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