2 pages, 4to, integral autograph address leaf with explanatory docket (probably by Stuart): "This letter relates to some observations I had drawn up at the Genl's request respecting the fitness of the Potomac for a place of deposit for the fur trade." Slight damage to blank margins of address leaf, otherwise fine." /> WASHINGTON, George, <I>President.</I> Autograph letter signed ("Go: Washington") to David Stuart, Esq., 5 May 1787 from Mount Vernon. <I>2 pages, 4to, integral autograph address leaf with explanatory docket (probably by Stuart): "This letter relates to some observations I had drawn up at the Genl's request respecting the fitness of the Potomac for a place of deposit for the fur trade." Slight damage to blank margins of address leaf,</I> otherwise fine. | Christie's