George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Thomas Jefferson, 3 February 1793

To Thomas Jefferson

[Philadelphia] Sunday Morng 3d Februy [1793]

The enclosed,1 containing some things which are not in Gouvr Morris official letter, the President sends it for Mr Jeffersons perusal.2

AL, DLC: Thomas Jefferson Papers.

1Jefferson placed an asterisk directly in front of this word and noted at the bottom of the manuscript page that the enclosure was “of Oct. 23. 92.”

2For Gouverneur Morris’s letter to Jefferson of 23 Oct. 1792, written in his capacity as the U.S. minister to France, see Jefferson Papers, description begins Julian P. Boyd et al., eds. The Papers of Thomas Jefferson. 40 vols. to date. Princeton, N.J., 1950–. description ends 24:524–30. For the enclosed letter, in which Morris reported additional details about the continuing revolution in France, see Morris to GW, 23 Oct. 1792.

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