Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to George Washington, 19 June 1793

To George Washington

June 19. 1793.

The decision of the case of the British debts which was expected to have taken place at Richmond, being now deferred, Th: Jefferson has the honor of submitting to the President the draught of a letter to Mr. Hammond, asking an answer on the subject of the treaty of peace.

RC (DNA: RG 59, MLR); addressed: “The President of the US.”; endorsed by Bartholomew Dandridge, Jr. PrC (DLC). Tr (Lb in DNA: RG 59, SDC). Recorded in SJPL. Enclosure: TJ to George Hammond, 19 June 1793.

For the decision in question, see note to Washington to TJ, 1 June 1793.

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