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Washington’s Fifth Annual Message to Congress and Congressional Responses

DATE
December 3, 1793
Series
Presidential Series [ 1788 - 1797 ]
Topics
Presidency, Proclamations and Addresses, Washington & Politics
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Washington delivered his fifth State of the Union address on 3 Dec. 1793. Original manuscript images of Washington’s address at Library of Congress: Page 1 | Page 2 | Page 3 | Page 4 | Page 5 | Page 6 | Page 7 | Page 8 | Page 9 | Page 10

The Senate responded to Washington’s address on 9 December: Senate’s reply.

Original manuscript images of the Senate’s reply at the Library of Congress: Page 1 | Page 2

The House of Representatives replied on 7 December: House’s reply.

Original manuscript images of the House’s reply at the Library of Congress: Page 1 | Page 2 | Page 3 | Page 4

Washington replied to the Senate and House with the following notes: Washington’s reply to the Senate and Washington’s reply to the House.

Original manuscript images of Washington’s replies to the Senate and to the House at the Library of Congress: Reply to the Senate, page 1 | Reply to the Senate, page 2 | Reply to the House

Notes

Presidential Series, Volume 14
AD[S] (fragment), DNA: RG 46, Third Congress, 1793–95, Senate Records of Legislative Proceedings, President’s Messages; Copy, RG 233, Third Congress, 1793–95, House Records of Legislative Proceedings, Journals; LB, DLC:GW; Translation (French), DLC: Genet Papers. The last page of the AD[S] is missing; the words in angle brackets are taken from the copy.
The original manuscript images of Washington's address used here are letter-book copies from the Library of Congress.

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