George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Thomas McKean, 9 July 1794

To Thomas McKean

9 July ’94.

The President of the United States presents his compliments to Chief Justice McKean; thanks him for the kind enquiry respecting his health. The President will be at home tomorrow at twelve o’Clock, at which time he will be happy to see The Chief Justice & Doct. Priestly.1

L, PHi: McKean Papers.

1Joseph Priestley, the distinguished English scientist and educator, had recently emigrated to the United States, arriving at New York on 4 June and at Philadelphia on 19 June.

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