Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from George Washington, [1 April 1792]

From George Washington

Sunday Morng. [1 Apr. 1792]

The enclosed are sent for Mr. Jeffersons perusal. The letter from Mr. Knox the P—— thinks was (the original) sent to Mr. Jefferson before.

RC (DLC); addressed: “Mr. Jefferson.” Entry in SJPL reads: “G. W. to Th: J. with a letter of Dec. 27. from Gouvr. Morris.”


TJ marked an asterisk before enclosed and indicated the following: “From Gouver. Morris. Paris. Dec. 27. 91.” Morris’ letter described the progress of the French Revolution and proposals to pay the U.S. debt to France (DLC: Washington Papers). The enclosed letter from Henry Knox has not been identified.

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