George Washington’s Reply to the Hebrew Congregation
Washington’s response to an address from the Hebrew Congregation of Newport, Rhode Island. The language in the letter gives insight into Washington’s ideas about religious freedom in the United States.
Presidential Series, Volume 6
LS, DBn; LS (photocopy), RHi; photocopy of LS (copy), DLC:GW; LB, DLC:GW; copy, Netherlands, Algemain Rijksarchief: Collection Jorissen. This letter has been widely reprinted in facsimile.