James Craik collection 1789-1792
Additional Descriptive Data
The Clements Library holds additional material on the final illness and death of George Washington, including Tobias Lear's firsthand account of his death.
Craik, James, and Elisha Cullen Dick. Biographical Sketch of Gen. George Washington. .
Woodruff, Hezekiah N, and James Craik. A Sermon Occasioned by the Death of Gen. George Washington, Commander In Chief of the Armies of the United States of America, Who Departed This Life On Saturday, the 14th December, 1799, After an Illness of About 24 Hours: Preached December 29, 1799. Stonington-Port: Printed by Samuel Trumbull for Messrs. Edward & Nathan Smith, 1800.
Tobias Lear papers
Gillett, Mary C. "Craik, James." American National Biography Online. Oxford University Press, 2000.