George Washington 1798 Letter

George Washington 1798 Letter

Profiles in History via Bloomberg

The first of a two-page letter to the Reverend Jonathan Boucher written by George Washington from Mount Vernon on Aug. 15, 1798. Washington wrote "Peace, with all the world is my sincere wish.'' The letter is estimated at $200,000 to $300,000 at the Profiles in History auction on Dec. 18.