Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from George Washington, with Jefferson’s Note, 24 August 1793

From George Washington, with Jefferson’s Note

August 24th: 1793

The President wishes the Secretary of State to let him know what measures, in his opinion, will be proper to be taken on the subject stated by the British Consul Genl.

[Note by TJ:]

Bond’s letter of Aug. 23.

RC (DLC); in Tobias Lear’s hand, with note at foot of text by TJ; addressed: “The Secretary of [State]”; endorsed by TJ as a letter from Washington received 26 Aug. 1793. Recorded in SJPL under 26 Aug. 1793. Enclosure: Phineas Bond to TJ, 23 Aug. 1793.

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