<br /> Lee Letter: n89

Washington and Lee University

Sender: George Washington
Recipient: Henry Lee

Sir:

By his Excys desire I wrote to you this morning requesting your
attendance here on the very subject mentioned in yr letter of this
date.1 He still requests you will come on,
after making the necessary inquiry’s in order that the scheme you
propose may be adopted.

I am, etc. 2

Notes:

1 Lee’s letter is not now found in the Washington
Papers
.

2 The draft is in the writing of and is signed “R[ichard] K[idder] M[eade].”