This letter, written by George Washington to General Lincoln in 1795, concerns the enrollment of Washington’s nephews into Phillips Academy.
Mount Vernon 21 Apl 1795
This letter will be presented to you by Col William A. Washington a nephew of mine who I beg leave to introduce to your civilities.
His intention is to [[fix?]] two of his sons at the Andover Academy; in the accomplishment of which, or any thing else he may stand in need, your aid would be very obliged.
P.S. Your obed.t and
If my nephew affectionate Serv
should desire it, I GWashington
pray you to introduce
him to the Governor
Box 3 Folder 6
Phillips Family Papers
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