Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from George Washington, [14 March 1792]

From George Washington

Wednesday [14 Mch. 1792] ½ past 6 Oclock

The P—— put Mr. J——n’s suggestions, respecting the Post Office, into the hands of the Postmaster Genl. yesterday and requested him to be here at half past Seven (Genl. Knox being soon after) this Morning.—If Mr. J—— is at leisure the P—— would be glad to see him here at the same time, on that business.

RC (DLC); addressed: “Mr. Jefferson.” Entry in SJPL reads: “G. W. to Th: J. on the proposal to increase rapidity of Post office.”

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