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Letter to Samuel Huntington, August 10, 1789
TRANSCRIPT GLC 4467
George Washington. Letter signed: New York, to Samuel Huntington, 1789 August 10. 1 p.

New York August 10th, 1789.

Sir,

Agreeably to the Resolution of Congress of the 5th of June, I do myself the honor to transmit to your Excellency an act for settling the accounts between the United States and Individual Sates.

I have the honor to be, with due consideration,
Your Excellency’s most Obed[ien]t & most H[um]ble Serv[an]t.
Go: Washington
His Excellency
Samuel Huntington.

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