Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from George Washington, 9 July 1792

From George Washington

July 9th. 1792.

Pray draught a proper answer to the enclosed, approving of what the Director of the Mint has done, and is about to do; and requesting an estimate of the money which will be wanted to enable him to proceed in the business of Coining agreeably to what he proposes.

Go: Washington

RC (DLC); addressed: “Secretary of State”; endorsed by TJ as received 9 July 1792. Recorded in SJPL.

The enclosed, Rittenhouse to Washington of 9 July 1792, has not been found.

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