John Stagg, Jr., to Tobias Lear
Philadelphia, 13 Jan. 1792. As directed by the secretary of war transmits the enclosed letter, dated 31 Dec. 1791, of Lieutenant Jeffers, commanding officer at Fort Franklin, for submission to the president.1
ALS, DLC:GW; LB, DLC:GW.
1. The enclosed letter from Lt. John Jeffers, presumably to Henry Knox, has not been identified. Tobias Lear returned it directly to Knox on 14 Jan. after submitting it to GW’s inspection (DLC:GW).