George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Timothy Pickering, 17 September 1796

Department of State Sept. 17. 1796.


Demands on the fund for the contingent expences of government will doubtless arise in your absence. I request your order to the Secretary of the Treasury to cause two thousand dollars to be paid to me to answer such demands; and am with great respect your most obt. servt.

T. Pickering.

DNA: RG 59—ML—Miscellaneous Letters.

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