Septr 1st 1796
I have been Informed this day Since I came to this Citty, that you have been receiving proposals for Some time past, for the Sale of Some Lands, which Lay in the Western Waters, which if you have not Disposed of, I wish to know the Lowest price that will be taken for the first, Called round bottom, about fifteen miles below Wheeling also of the three Other tracts Which Lay Lower Down in the Ohio, an Ansr to this letter Sent to my Lodgings at Mr Thompson Sine of the Indian Queen fourth Street this Evening or tomorrow will be Immedy Attended to by Sir Your Most Obedient Humble Servant
Thos G. Johnston
The Conditions of Sale I have been Informed of.
DLC: Papers of George Washington.