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President George Washington letter to Rhode Island Governor Fenner, 1797

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Title

President George Washington letter to Rhode Island Governor Fenner, 1797

Description

Image of a letter from President George Washington to Rhode Island Governor A. Fenner on April 3, 1797.

See also:
Washington, George, 1732-1799

Fenner, Arthur, 1745-1805

Rhode Island. Governor (1790-1805 : Fenner)

Records of the Office of the Governor Correspondence

Creator

Washington, George, 1732-1799.

Publisher

Rhode Island State Archives

Date

1797 April 03

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Language

eng

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Mount Vernon April 3d 1797

Sir,

I have been favored with
your letter of the 10th of March, enclosing
an Address from the General Assembly
of the State of Rhode Island & ect.-
I now beg leave to transmit,
through your hands, my answer to that
address, and to assure you that I am
with every sentiment of esteem & respect
Sir
Your Most Obedient Servt.

G Washington


His Excellency
A. Fenner
Govr. of the State of Rhode Island & etc.

Original Format

paper

Citation

Washington, George, 1732-1799., "President George Washington letter to Rhode Island Governor Fenner, 1797," in Virtual Exhibits, Item #70, http://www.sos.ri.gov/virtualarchives/items/show/70 (accessed September 2, 2014).