Resolution of the U.S. Senate, 13 March 1792

Senate Resolution

Congress of the United States

Resolved, That the President be requested to make known to the King of the French, that the Senate of the United States have received with the highest satisfaction, the official communication of his acceptance of a Constitution, which, it is their earnest wish may establish on a solid basis, the freedom and prosperity of the French nation, and the happiness and glory of the Monarch presiding over it.

Extract from the minutes


Sam. A. Otis, Secy.

PrC (DLC); in a clerk’s hand; at head of text: “(copy).” Tr (NNC).