George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Elias Boudinot, 11 February 1783

Newburgh 11th Feby 1783


Within these few days I have seen Printed Copies of—"A Remonstrance of the Council of the State of Vermont, against the Resolutions of Congress of the 5th of December"—addressed to Your Excellency; in which are several quotations from a letter of mine.

Duty as well as inclination prompts me to lay before Congress the whole of that letter; and the one to which it was an answer.

If it should be necessary, a Committee of Congress with whom I was in conference on these matters in the course of last Winter, can give such further information on this subject as I doubt not will be satisfactory. I have the honor to be &ca

G. W——n

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