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1 Washington, George March [1797] 1797-03-01 1. Mercury at 24. Wind Westerly and cold all day. 2. Wind as yesterday; cloudy, cold & Raw all...
2 Washington, George [Diary entry: 3 March 1797] 1797-03-03 3. Mercury at 34. Morning very lowering & threatning but clear & pleasant afterwards. Wind fresh...
3 Washington, George Scott, Gustavus From George Washington to Gustavus Scott, 3 March 1797 1797-03-03 Three things relative to the City of Washington call for my decision, and this is the last day I...
4 Washington, George White, William From George Washington to William White, 3 March 1797 1797-03-03 Not to acknowledge with gratitude & sensibility the affectionate addresses and benevolent wishes...
5 Washington, George Pickering, Timothy From George Washington to Timothy Pickering, 3 March … 1797-03-03 At the conclusion of my public employments, I have thought it expedient to notice the publication...
6 Washington, George Steuben, Hans Alexander Siegfried [von] From George Washington to Hans Alexander Siegfried … 1797-03-03 I received your letter dated the 1st of September last, inquiring for the fortune of your...
7 Washington, George Trumbull, Jonathan, Jr. From George Washington to Jonathan Trumbull, Jr., 3 … 1797-03-03 Before the curtain drops on my political life, which it will do this evening—I expect for ever—I...
8 Washington, George United States Senate From George Washington to United States Senate, 3 March … 1797-03-03 I nominate Anthony Walton White of New Jersey to be Surveyor for the agred Port of New Brunswick...
9 Washington, George [Diary entry: 2 March 1797] 1797-03-02 2. Wind as yesterday; cloudy, cold & Raw all day. Towards night it began to Snow. Mercury at 26.
10 Washington, George Batavian Republic National Assembly From George Washington to Batavian Republic National … 1797-03-02 To maintain the friendship and harmony so happily subsisting between our Republics, I have...
11 Washington, George Gantt, John Mackall From George Washington to John Mackall Gantt, 2 March … 1797-03-02 You are hereby requested to convey all the streets in the City of Washington as they are laid out...
12 Washington, George Knox, Henry From George Washington to Henry Knox, 2 March 1797 1797-03-02 Amongst the last Aacts of my political life, and before I go hence into retirement, profound ,...
13 Washington, George Lee, Henry From George Washington to Henry Lee, 2 March 1797 1797-03-02 In answer to your enquiry Concerning the Land I Sold to you, last year, I can inform you from my...
14 Washington, George Swift, Joseph From George Washington to Joseph Swift, 2 March 1797 1797-03-02 To this public testimony of your approbation of my conduct & affection for my person, I am not...
15 Washington, George United States Senate From George Washington to United States Senate, 2 March … 1797-03-02 I nominate Joel Barlow of the State of Connecticut, to be Consul-General of the United States of...
16 Washington, George United States Senate From George Washington to United States Senate, 2 March … 1797-03-02 Application having been made to me, to permit a treaty to be held with the Seneka Nation of...
17 Washington, George United States Senate From George Washington to United States Senate, 2 March … 1797-03-02 I nominate the following persons for promotions and appointments in the Army of the United...
18 Washington, George [Diary entry: 1 March 1797] 1797-03-01 1. Mercury at 24. Wind Westerly and cold all day.
19 Washington, George United States Senate From George Washington to United States Senate, 1 March … 1797-03-01 The President of the United States to Senator for the State of . It appearing to me proper that...
20 Washington, George February [1797] 1797-02-01 1. Wind No. Easterly in the Morning—So. Westerly afterwards and raining more or less all day....
21 Washington, George Inventory of Goods in President’s House, February 1797 1797-02-01 Articles in the Green drawing Room which will be sold. cost 1 A Lustre of 8 lights perfect, & in...
22 Washington, George [Diary entry: 28 February 1797] 1797-02-28 28. Wind variable and grt. appearances all day of Snow. Mer. 35. Went to Mrs. Grattons concer[t]...
23 Washington, George Clinton, George From George Washington to George Clinton, 28 February … 1797-02-28 Your favour of the 14th instt with a Postscript of the 24th came to my hands yesterday: and I...
24 Washington, George McHenry, James From George Washington to James McHenry, 28 February … 1797-02-28 Let me entreat you to attend early this morning to a fit character as a Comr to attend the...
25 Washington, George United States House of Representatives From George Washington to United States House of … 1797-02-28 Having maturely considered the Bill to alter and amend an Act intitled an Act to ascertain and...
26 Washington, George [Diary entry: 27 February 1797] 1797-02-27 27. Wind at So. Et. & lowering but no fall, Mer: 36. Went to the theatre in the Evening. Playing...
27 Washington, George Anderson, James From George Washington to James Anderson, 27 February … 1797-02-27 Your Letter of the 22d with the weekly reports, was received on the 25th. As its contents, is...
28 Washington, George Carter, Landon From George Washington to Landon Carter, 27 February … 1797-02-27 Your favor of the 14th instt came duly to hand; and I hope, as the season is approaching fast...
29 Washington, George Scott, Gustavus From George Washington to Gustavus Scott, 27 February … 1797-02-27 As the curtain is about to close on the political scenes of my life; and consequently to...
30 Washington, George Custis, George Washington Parke From George Washington to George Washington Parke … 1797-02-27 Your letter of the 22d inst., as also one of the first, have been duly received. The affectionate...
31 Washington, George McLane, Allan From George Washington to Allan McLane, 27 February … 1797-02-27 I have the pleasure to inform you are Appointed with the Advice of the Senate of the United...
32 Washington, George Hodgdon, Samuel From George Washington to Samuel Hodgdon, 27 February … 1797-02-27 I have recd your affectionate Address with that pleasure & satisfaction wch has always...
33 Washington, George Gurney, Francis From George Washington to Francis Gurney, 27 February … 1797-02-27 Your approbation of my public Conduct & wishes for my future happiness have excited in my mind...
34 Washington, George United States Senate From George Washington to United States Senate, 27 … 1797-02-27 I nominate William Vans Murray of Maryland to be Minister Resident of the United States of...
35 Washington, George Slough, Matthias From George Washington to Matthias Slough, 27 February … 1797-02-27 Your letter of the 22d instt was delivered to me yesterday morning by Mr Root, who also delivered...
36 Washington, George [Diary entry: 26 February 1797] 1797-02-26 26. Clear & cold all day Wind at No. Wt. & Mercury 19. All the Military & Naval Officer[s] dined...
37 Washington, George [Diary entry: 25 February 1797] 1797-02-25 25. Wind pretty fresh from the No. W. and cool with lowering clouds towards evening—Mercury 32.
38 Washington, George Putnam, Rufus From George Washington to Rufus Putnam, 25 February … 1797-02-25 The printed notification (enclosed) gives a general description of the lands held by the...
39 Washington, George [Diary entry: 24 February 1797] 1797-02-24 24. Rain fell last Night & a little this Morng. Cloudy until afternoon Wind Westerly. Mery. 50.
40 Washington, George Sedgwick, Theodore From George Washington to Theodore Sedgwick, 24 … 1797-02-24 The sentiments expressed in the address you have delivered to me from the Senate and House of...
41 Washington, George [Diary entry: 23 February 1797] 1797-02-23 23. Clear & pleasant forenoon. Wind brisk at So. Wt. lowerg. aftds. W. at So. Et. Mer. 36. The...
42 Washington, George Armstrong, John From George Washington to John Armstrong, 23 February … 1797-02-23 Believing that there may be times and occasions, on which my opinions of the anonymous letters...
43 Washington, George [Diary entry: 22 February 1797] 1797-02-22 22. Rain in the Night cloudy forenoon with the Wind at East—afterwards at S. W. clear & very...
44 Washington, George Hall, Charles From George Washington to Charles Hall, 22 February … 1797-02-22 With this you will receive my answer to the Address which you presented to me a few days ago, of...
45 Washington, George Hall, Charles From George Washington to Charles Hall, 22 February … 1797-02-22 I have received with much pleasure the address which you transmitted to me on behalf of a...
46 Washington, George Mifflin, Thomas From George Washington to Thomas Mifflin, 22 February … 1797-02-22 Your congratulations, & the expression of your attachment & approbation of my public services,...
47 Washington, George Irvine, James From George Washington to James Irvine, 22 February … 1797-02-22 I receive, as I ought, with great sensibility, the congratulations on this day of so respectable...
48 Washington, George [Diary entry: 21 February 1797] 1797-02-21 21. Wind westerly & remarkably pleasant in the forenoon—but lowering afterwards. Mery. at 30.
49 Washington, George Adams, John To John Adams from George Washington, 20 February 1797 1797-02-20 I thank you for giving me the perusal of the enclosed.—The sentiments do honor to the head &...
50 Washington, George [Diary entry: 20 February 1797] 1797-02-20 20. Cloudy with a little rain in the forenoon—variable afterwards. Wind So. West. Mercury 39....