George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Henry Lee, 2 March 1797

March 2nd 1797.


In answer to your enquiry Concerning the Land I Sold to you, last year, I can inform you from my own Knowledge.

It is part of the great dismal Swamp, about [          ] Miles from Norfolk Convenient to the Canal now Cutting, its soil extremely rich Covered with Cypress & Juniper, the under growth Cane &c. I am sir Yrs &c.

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