George Washington Correspondence record example

    George Washington Correspondence

    Records: 1,030Complete: 100%

    NARA M570. Explore events that preoccupied George Washington during his years as president through these letters. The correspondence includes items as simple as trip itineraries to more complex issues such as the conduct of the US in wars of other nations, and Thomas Jefferson's opinion of the constitutionality of the Residence Act in 1790.

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    Jefferson Details US Commerce with France and Britain
    Jefferson Details US Commerce with France and Britain
    A letter from Washington Regarding the Privateer Citizen Genet
    A letter from Washington Regarding the Privateer Citizen Genet
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    Sample

    Source Information

    "Copybooks of George Washington's Correspondence with Secretaries of State, 1789-1796" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com/publication/79/george-washington-correspondence: accessed November 26, 2022)

    Publication Title
    George Washington Correspondence
    Total Records
    1,030Complete: 100%
    Content Source
    The National Archives logoThe National Archives
    Publication Number
    M570
    Record Group
    59
    Published on Fold3
    06 Feb 2007
    Last Updated
    06 Feb 2007
    Description
    NARA M570. Copies of letters sent by President Washington to secretaries of state John Jay, Thomas Jefferson, and others.