Saturday 21. Jany 1797
R. Peters presents his Compliments to The President & sends him one of his Books on Plaister, which he has taken the Freedom to inscribe to him, from Motives of the purest Esteem & Respect.
R.P. will, if the Presidt wishes to distribute some among his Friends, send a few next Week for that Purpose having no more new b[ou]nd.
DLC: Papers of George Washington.