Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to George Washington, 12 February 1781

To George Washington

Richmond, 12 Feb. 1781. This letter is identical in substance with TJ’s letter of this date to Samuel Huntington, q.v.

RC (DLC: Washington Papers); 2 p.; in a clerk’s hand, signed by TJ; endorsed (in part): “recd 28u. Ansd. 21st March.” PrC of Tr (DLC). Printed from Tr in HAW description begins Henry A. Washington, ed., The Writings of Thomas Jefferson, Washington, 1853–1854 description ends , i, 291–2. Enclosure: Abner Nash to TJ, 2 Feb. 1781, extract (DLC: Washington Papers); this letter is printed in full above under its date and the part included in the extract is there identified. A PrC of the extract, in a clerk’s hand, is in DLC: TJ Papers.

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