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of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the Constitution of the United States, together with steel engravings of the Capitol, the Executive Mansion, and of the historical painting the "Signing of the Declaration of Independence." Steel portraits of the Presidents will be inserted each in its appropriate place.
The compilation has not been brought even to its present stage without much labor and close application, and the end is far from view; but if it shall prove satisfactory to Congress and the country, I will feel compensated for my time and effort.
WASHINGTON, D. C.,
February 22, 1896.
JAMES D. RICHARDSON.
GEORGE WASHINGTON (FIRST TERM), 1789--1793
Contents of Volume I
GEORGE WASHINGTON (SECOND TERM), 1793-1797
THOMAS JEFFerson (First TERM), 1801-1805