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ADVISORY COMMITTEE
ON THE WRITINGS

DR. J. FRANKLIN JAMESON, Chairman” Chair of American History and Chief of Manuscripts Division Library of Congress PROFESSOR RANDOLPH. G. ADAMs Librarian William L. Clements Library University of Michigan PRESIDENT J. A. C. CHANDLER* William and Mary College

PRESIDENT TYLER DENNETT
Williams College

DR. CHARLEs MooRE
Chairman United States Commission of Fine Arts

GEORGE W. OCHs-OAKES, Esq.”
Editor New York Times

BRIGADIER GENERAL JoHN M. PALMER
United States Army, Retired

DR. VICTOR H. PALTSITs

Chief of American History Division and Chief of Manuscripts Department New York Public Library

*Deceased.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

The opinion of the Attorney General on the recall of Monroe—

Is unable to find it among his papers—Opinions of heads of depart-
ments missing.

Runaway servant—Gradual abolition of slavery would prevent

future mischief—Invitation to Mount Vernon—How he can help.

Engaging an overseer for Union and Dogue Run farms—Hessian

fly—Loss caused by a wet season—Rye grass seed.

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To Reverend Newburgh Burroughs, August 20.
The deceased Mrs. Savage's affairs.

To John Searson, August 20
His application for employment.

To Alexander Hamilton, August 21

Presents a wine cooler.

To Clement Biddle, August 21 .

Picture frames—Plated wine coolor—A stove and stovepipe—Con

gress' exemption of Washington from postage.
To Henry Dorsey Gough, August 23 . - -
Thanks for a bull calf—Livestock run down—Gough's sheep.
To Clement Biddle, August 23
Yellow fever in Philadelphia—The encyclopædia
To the Secretary of State, August 29

Colonel Monroe did not call—A change of sentiment in France

towards America—The tone will be lowered by degrees—Has never

been alarmed by any fears of a war with France—Spoliations—The
copying press.

To Thomas Macdonald, August 29

Thanks for an agriculture report—Invitation to Mount Vernon–
Commissioners under the Jay Treaty.

To George Washington Parke Custis, August 29

Stimulus to ambition—Approaching end of the term—Vacation and advice.

To Thaddeus Kosciuszko, August 31 .
Welcome to America—Invitation to Mount Vernon.

To the Secretary of State, August 31 -
Letter for Kosciuszko—Yellow fever in Philadelphia.
To Israel Shreve, September 1

Suit on his bond—Need of money and Shreve's delays in payments—The situation.

To James Harrison, September 2
Rent of an Alexandria lot.

To Lawrence Augustine Washington, September 3 . .
His marriage—Inability to be present.

To John O'Donnell, September 4 . - - -
Asks for information as to Anthony Heusler as a gardener.

To Clement Biddle, September 6

Binding the encyclopædia.

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