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From George Washington to Thomas Jefferson, 23 June 1793

To Thomas Jefferson

Philadelphia June 23d 1793.

Dear Sir,

If you should have leizure between this and my return, to furnish me with your thoughts on Mr Arthur Youngs queries—(Transmitted to you sometime ago—)1 It would enable me to solve his questions soon afterwards.2 Yours always and sincerely

Go: Washington

ALS, NNPM. Jefferson docketed this letter as “recd June. 24. 93.”

1For British agriculturist Arthur Young’s queries, see his letter to GW of 17 Jan. 1793. GW had enclosed Young’s observations and questions in his letter to Jefferson of 13 May 1793.

2Jefferson’s letter to GW of 28 June 1793 contains his response to Young’s queries. GW enclosed Jefferson’s answer in his letter to Young of 1 Sept. 1793.

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