Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Bartholomew Dandridge, Jr., 23 December 1793

From Bartholomew Dandridge, Jr.

23d. Decemr. 1793.

By the President’s direction Bw. Dandridge has the honor to return to the Secretary of State the papers herewith enclosed—and to inform the Secretary that the President agrees in opinion with him that they ought to be communicated to Congress, and wishes copies may be prepared for that purpose.

RC (DLC); at foot of text: “The Secretary of State”; endorsed by TJ as received 23 Dec. 1793. Dft (DNA: RG 59, MLR). FC (Lb in same, SDC). Enclosures: (1) Edward Church to TJ, 22 Oct. 1793 (two letters), and their enclosures. (2) David Humphreys to TJ, 7 Oct. 1793.

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