George Washington Papers

To George Washington from John Ewing, 13 December 1783

Saturday Evening 13th Decr 1783

Dr Ewing presents his most respectful Complemts to his Excellency Genl Washington, and informs him that Dr Khun one of the Medical Professors of the university was prevented, by an unavoidable Accident, from signing his Excellency’s Diploma, before the Faculty had the Honour of presenting it, & that Dr Ewing will be much obliged to the General for permitting this young gentleman to carry it to Dr Khun) that he may sign it, and it shall be returned in a few Minutes.


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