<br /> Lee Letter: b350

Washington and Lee University

Sender: Edmund Randolph
Recipient: Richard Henry Lee

Sir,

I feel a particular pleasure in communicating to you your appointment, as a deputy to the foederal convention at Philadelphia in may next. The nomination was made by the executive today, and, if it be acceptable to you I shall transmit a more formal testimonial by the earliest opportunity. As I am well persuaded, that your assistance will be agreeable to our colleagues, so can I assure you, that it will be very cordial to Sir,

your mo. ob. servt.

Edmund Randolph

Notes:

Executive Letter BooksLibrary of Virginia

Printed in James Curtis Ballagh, The Letters of Richard Henry Lee, Volume 2, 1779 – 1794, pp. 415 – 16.