<br /> Lee Letter: b277

Washington and Lee University

Sender: Richard Henry Lee
Recipient: Benjamin Franklin


I have the honor to enclose to your Excellency a resolve of Congress passed this Day, the arrival of which in due season to prevent the signing of the convention alluded to, until an Opportunity of reconsidering it in full Congress may be had, will be very agreeable to that Body – I have the honor to be with the highest esteem and regard, Sir,

Your Excellency’s Most Obedient Servant.

Richard Henry Lee


Papers of the Continental CongressLibrary of Congress

Printed in James Curtis Ballagh, The Letters of Richard Henry Lee, Volume 2, 1779 – 1794, pp. 311 – 12.