Letter, to Arthur Lee, September 15, 1780

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Title

Letter, to Arthur Lee, September 15, 1780

Description

Martha thanks Lee for a gift of china.

Creator

Martha Washington

Source

Fields, Joseph E. 'Worthy Partner': The Papers of Martha Washington. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1994

Publisher

Greenwood Press

Date

09/15/1780

Contributor

Joseph E. Fields, editor

Type

Published version of manuscript document

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Rights Holder

Library of Congress

Citation

Fields, Joseph E. 'Worthy Partner': The Papers of Martha Washington. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1994.

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Text

Dear Sir                                                                September 15th 1780

I have been honored with your polite letter of the eighth and the present of the elegant piece of china for which and the flattering sentiments accompanying it I pray you to accept the thanks and best wishes of

Your most obedient and
obliging
humble servant
Martha Washington

Original Format

Autograph Letter Signed

Collection

How to Cite this Item

Martha Washington, "Letter, to Arthur Lee, September 15, 1780," in Martha Washington, Item #415, http://marthawashington.us/items/show/415 (accessed January 17, 2018).