George Washington Papers
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From George Washington to the United States Senate and House of Representatives, 26 January 1791

To the United States Senate and House of Representatives

United States January 26th 1791.

Gentlemen of the Senate and House of Representatives

I lay before you the copy of a letter from the President of the National Assembly of France to the President of the United States, and of a decree of that Assembly which was transmitted with the above mentioned letter.1

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LS, DNA: RG 46, First Congress, 1789–1791, Records of Legislative Proceedings, President’s Messages; copy, DNA: RG 233, First Congress, 1789–1791, Records of Legislative Proceedings, Journals; LB, DLC:GW.

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