George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Thomas Jefferson, 27 December 1791

To Thomas Jefferson

Tuesday Afternoon [27 December 1791]

My dear Sir,

I have just received, and scarcely had time to read the enclosed. ⟨I wan⟩t to see you, and the heads of the ⟨oth⟩er Departments to morrow morning at nine Oclock on business of the War Department.1 Yrs Affectly

Go: Washington

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1The enclosures were copies of Henry Knox’s reports to GW of 26 Dec. 1791 on the defeat of the army under Arthur St. Clair and proposals for further measures to be taken to defend the frontier.

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