Circular letter from Charles Thomson to the state governors
Thomson, Charles, 1729-1824
Volume 16, Page 454
HON. CHARLES THOMPSON TO GOV. ALEX MARTIN.
[From Executive Letter Book.]
Secretary’s Office, Monday, November 4th, 1782.
I have the honor to inform you that this day, pursuant to the Articles of Confederation, the United States in Congress assembled proceeded to the choice of a President and have elected for the ensuing year His Excellency, Elias Boudinot.
I have the Honor to be,
CHAS. THOMPSON, Secretary.