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Manifestation of Your Zeal

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PublicationLowrie, Walter and St. Clair Clarke, Matthew, eds. American State Papers: Documents, Legislative and Executive, of the Congress of the United States, Foreign Relations. 38 Vols. Washington, DC: Gales and Seaton, 1832. (no image)
Document Information
Date October 31, 1791
Author Name George Washington (primary)
Recipient Name Senate of the United States (primary)
Summary Washington thanks the Senate for their kind words in response to his message of 10/25/1791 and assures them that his efforts on behalf of his country will continue unabated. He congratulates them for their contributions to the welfare and progress of the United States.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
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Related Persons/Groups Senate of the United States; George Washington; Government of the United States;
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Keywords manifestation of your zeal for the honor and happiness of our country; favorable sentiments; the part I have borne in the arduous trust committed to the government of the United States; my zeal; further efforts for the public good; spirit in which you are entering the present session;
Key Phrases The manifestation of your zeal for the honor and happiness of our country, derives its full value from the share which your deliberations have already had in promoting both.

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