George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Gustavus Scott, 1 October 1796

Washington 1st October 1796


We enclose a copy of a Letter from Messrs Morris & Nicholson respecting the completion of their titles; and supposing that the most eligible mode of accommodating those gentlemen, as well as all others Similarly circumstanced, will be, to obtain a conveyance from the Trustees to the Commissioners, agreeably to a clause in the Deeds of Trust, authorising such conveyance; we also enclose a form of request, which we think proper to be used by the president on the occasion, should he approve of the measure—We are, with sentiments &c.

G. Scott

W. Thornton

A. White

DNA: RG 42--Records of the Commissioners for the District of Columbia, Letters Sent.

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