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Speech of His Excellency George Washington, Esq; president of the United States of America, delivered to the Honorable the Congress

Object Number: 
LIB.SY.1789.39
Description: 
Speech of His Excellency George Washington, Esq; president of the United States of America, delivered to the Honorable the Congress upon his introduction to office. [electronic resource] : New York, May 1. Yesterday took place, according to the resolution of the two houses of Congress, the ceremony of the introduction of His Excellency George Washington, to the presidency of the United States.
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group