Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from George Washington, 2 March 1792

From George Washington

Friday-Morning 2d. March.

Be so good as to examine the enclosed draught of a letter to Genl. St. Clair, and make such alterations (with a pencil) as you shall judge proper; as letter and answer will, it is presumed, be handed to the public.—The bearer will wait to bring it back to me.

RC (DLC); addressed: “Mr. Jefferson”; endorsed by TJ as received 2 Mch. 1792 and recorded in SJPL. Enclosure not found, but see Fitzpatrick, Writings description begins John C. Fitzpatrick, ed., The Writings of George Washington, Washington, 1931-44, 39 vols. description ends , xxxii, 12–13, and note to TJ to Washington, 2 Mch. 1792.

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