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11 Washington, George Ladies of Trenton From George Washington to the Ladies of Trenton, 21 … 1789-04-21 General Washington cannot leave this place without expressing his acknowledgments, to the Matrons...
12 Washington, George Officials of Wilmington, Delaware From George Washington to the Officials of Wilmington … 1789-04-19 In the respectful address of the Burgesses and common council of the Borough of Wilmington, I...
13 Washington, George Delaware Society for Promoting Domestic … From George Washington to the Delaware Society for … 1789-04-19 I return you my sincere thanks for your congratulations and good wishes on my appointment to the...
14 Washington, George Committee of Congress From George Washington to the Committee of Congress, 20 … 1789-04-20 Upon my alighting in this City I received your communication of the 17th with the resolutions of...
15 Washington, George Pennsylvania Society of the Cincinnati From George Washington to the Pennsylvania Society of … 1789-04-20 The Congratulations of my fellow Soldiers & faithful followers in the Military line of this...
16 Washington, George Mayor, Recorder, Aldermen, and Common Council of … From George Washington to the Mayor, Recorder … 1789-04-20 I consider myself particularly obliged to you, Gentlemen, for your congratulatory address on my...
17 Washington, George Judges of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court From George Washington to the Judges of the … 1789-04-20 It affords me the most sensible pleasure to be informed that my accession to the chief Magistracy...
18 Washington, George President and Faculty of the University of … From George Washington to the President and Faculty of … 1789-04-20 I accept with peculiar pleasure the address of the university of the State of Pennsylvania upon...
19 Washington, George Citizens of Baltimore From George Washington to the Citizens of Baltimore, 17 … 1789-04-17 The tokens of regard and affection, which I have often received from the Citizens of this Town,...
20 Washington, George [Diary entry: 16 April 1789] 1789-04-16 [16 April 1789] About ten o’clock I bade adieu to Mount Vernon, to private life, and to domestic...
21 Washington, George Mayor, Corporation, and Citizens of Alexandria From George Washington to the Mayor, Corporation, and … 1789-04-16 Although I ought not to conceal, yet I cannot describe, the painful emotions which I felt in...
22 Washington, George Langdon, John From George Washington to John Langdon, 14 April 1789 1789-04-14 I had the honor to receive your Official Communication, by the hand of Mr Secretary Thompson,...
23 Washington, George Thomson, Charles Address to Charles Thomson, 14 April 1789 1789-04-14 Sir, I have been long accustomed to entertain so great a respect for the opinion of my fellow...
24 Washington, George Moncrief, Archibald From George Washington to Archibald Moncrief, 13 April … 1789-04-13 I have in my possession a bill of Exchange f[or] 333 24/72 Dollars drawn upon you by Mr Donald of...
25 Washington, George Brodhead, Daniel From George Washington to Daniel Brodhead, 12 April … 1789-04-12 Your letter of the 4th instant came duly to hand—It would be an arduous, if not an impracticable,...
26 Washington, George Dandridge, John From George Washington to John Dandridge, 11 April 1789 1789-04-11 I have duly received your letter of the 2d Instt—and in replying to it, again assure you, with...
27 Washington, George Marshall, John From George Washington to John Marshall, 11 April 1789 1789-04-11 I have duly received your letter of the 8 Instt —From a bad memory, I can recollect nothing of...
28 Washington, George Crèvecoeur, Michel-Guillaume St. Jean de From George Washington to Crèvecoeur, 10 April 1789 1789-04-10 I had the honor to receive, by the last post, your very polite letter; and must beg you to accept...
29 Washington, George Knox, Henry From George Washington to Henry Knox, 10 April 1789 1789-04-10 The cloth & Buttons which accompanied your favor of the 30th Ult., came safe by Colo. Hanson; and...
30 Washington, George Hinsdale, Daniel From George Washington to Daniel Hinsdale, 8 April 1789 1789-04-08 I have received you[r] letter of the 23d Ulto accompanied with the Cloth whh the Directors of the...
31 Washington, George Curson, Richard From George Washington to Richard Curson, 7 April 1789 1789-04-07 I have just received a letter from Mr Shotwell of New York, surviving partner of the House of...
32 Washington, George Shotwell, William From George Washington to William Shotwell, 7 April … 1789-04-07 To promise what one does not perform is at all times wrong but in the delay of the Grass-seeds...
33 Washington, George Brown, John From George Washington to John Brown, 6 April 1789 1789-04-06 I would thank you for informing me, when it is convenient to you, whether a Deed of Conveyance...
34 Washington, George Dunlop, James From George Washington to James Dunlop, 6 April 1789 1789-04-06 Your letter of the 3d has been duly received—The Bond of Messrs Montgomerie, Willson, Stewart &ca...
35 Washington, George Fairfax, Bryan From George Washington to Bryan Fairfax, 6 April 1789 1789-04-06 Sometime ago Mr Muse informed me by letter—that he expected an order for the delivery to him of...
36 Washington, George Montgomerie, Thomas From George Washington to Thomas Montgomerie, 6 April … 1789-04-06 Your favor of the 29th Ulto came duly to hand, since which I have received a letter from Mr...
37 Washington, George Muse, Battaile From George Washington to Battaile Muse, 6 April 1789 1789-04-06 In an overhaul, and arrangement of my papers, I have found an agreement (and Bond for the...
38 Washington, George Marshall, John From George Washington to John Marshall, 5 April 1789 1789-04-05 I have duly received your letter of the 26 Ulto and am sorry to inform you that it is not in my...
39 Washington, George Mercer, John Francis From George Washington to John Francis Mercer, 5 April … 1789-04-05 The letter with which you was pleased to favor me, dated the 29th Ulto came to hand. For proof of...
40 Washington, George Mercer, James From George Washington to James Mercer, 4 April 1789 1789-04-04 I have received your letter of the 25th Ulto and likewise one from your Brother Colo. J.F. Mercer...
41 Washington, George Dick, Robert From George Washington to Robert Dick, 1 April 1789 1789-04-01 In acknowledging the receipt of your obliging favor of the 28 ult. I pray you to be assured that...
42 Washington, George Hartshorne, William From George Washington to William Hartshorne, 1 April … 1789-04-01 As it seems that it will be my unavoidable lot to be again brought into publick life, however...
43 Washington, George Knox, Henry From George Washington to Henry Knox, 1 April 1789 1789-04-01 The Mail of the 30th brought me your favor of the 23d—For which, & the regular information you...
44 Washington, George McHenry, James From George Washington to James McHenry, 1 April 1789 1789-04-01 With a heart duly impressed with a sense of the kind invitation you have been pleased to give me...
45 Washington, George Milnor, William From George Washington to William Milnor, 1 April 1789 1789-04-01 I have been duly favored with yr Letter of the 26th Ult. —and had before seen a letter from you...
46 Washington, George Fairfax, John From George Washington to John Fairfax, 31 March 1789 1789-03-31 As I am now in the act of bidding an adieu to my home—for a longer time perhaps than I wish—I...
47 Washington, George Green, Thomas From George Washington to Thomas Green, 31 March 1789 1789-03-31 I am about to leave my home whether for a length of time, is more than I can tell at present. But...
48 Washington, George Lewis, Thomas From George Washington to Thomas Lewis, 31 March 1789 1789-03-31 The bearer of this, Mr Caleb Stone, is desireous of settling on some of my lands on the Kanawa,...
49 Washington, George Muse, Battaile From George Washington to Battaile Muse, 31 March 1789 1789-03-31 I have received your letters of the 17th & 21st Insts. the latter containing a Draft on Mr Josiah...
50 Washington, George Washington, George Augustine From George Washington to George Augustine Washington … 1789-03-31 Having given very full & ample details of the intended crops—and my ideas of the modes of...
51 Washington, George Biddle, Clement From George Washington to Clement Biddle, 30 March 1789 1789-03-30 I have received your letter of the 23d Inst. and am in hopes that the Buckwheat will arrive in...
52 Washington, George Madison, James From George Washington to James Madison, 30 March 1789 1789-03-30 I have been favored with your Letter of the 19th by which it appears that a quoram of Congress...
53 Washington, George Madison, James To James Madison from George Washington, 30 March 1789 1789-03-30 I have been favored with your Letter of the 19th.; by which it appears that a quoram of Congress...
54 Washington, George Craik, William From George Washington to William Craik, 27 March 1789 1789-03-27 Your favor of the 22d has been handed to me, and I beg you to accept my thanks for the prompt and...
55 Washington, George Marshall, John From George Washington to John Marshall, 27 March 1789 1789-03-27 I have reasons for wishing that the enclosed letter could be conveyed with safety and expedition;...
56 Washington, George Marshall, Thomas From George Washington to Thomas Marshall, 27 March … 1789-03-27 I have duly received your letter dated the 12th of February—If I was greatly alarmed at the...
57 Washington, George Dandridge, John From George Washington to John Dandridge, 26 March 1789 1789-03-26 The enclosed letters will shew you the reason of my not having written to you sooner upon the...
58 Washington, George Clinton, George From George Washington to George Clinton, 25 March 1789 1789-03-25 With very great sensibility I have recd the honor of your letter dated the 10th instt and...
59 Washington, George Knox, Henry From George Washington to Henry Knox, 25 March 1789 1789-03-25 Permit me, in one line, to acknowledge the receipt of your polite and obliging favors of the 9th...
60 Washington, George Lewis, Robert From George Washington to Robert Lewis, 24 March 1789 1789-03-24 Your letters of the 18th to your Aunt and myself, found me at this place—where it is not likely I...