Henry Lee to George Washington, October 1786

October 1? 17861 Dear Genl. I have not written to you for a long time having nothing important or agreable to communicate. Nor have I now any thing agreable, but alas the reverse. The commotions which have for some time past distracted the two eastern states, have...

Henry Lee to Richard Henry Lee, 10 August 1788

New York August 10th. [17]88. My dear sir. We have the pleasure of having received just now your letter of the 20th July, but our joy is much diminished by the information it contains, relative to your own health. We hope sincerely that long since you have recovered...