To George Washington
May 7. 93.
Th: Jefferson presents his respects to the President and incloses the draught of a letter to Mr. Pinckney in answer to one lately received from him. As Colo. Hamilton, the Attorney General and Th:J. had a meeting on another subject, Th:J. took the liberty of consulting them on it, and has altered it agreeably to their minds.
RC (DNA: RG 59, MLR); addressed: “The President of the US.”; endorsed by Tobias Lear. Tr (Lb in same, SDC). Not recorded in SJL. Enclosure: TJ to Thomas Pinckney, 7 May 1793.