Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to Benjamin Harrison, 3 June 1780

To Benjamin Harrison

June 3. 1780.


The inclosed letter of resignation from Mr. Armistead Commissioner for the Continental loan office I beg leave to lay before the General assembly by whom that officer was appointed.

With sentiments of the highest respect I have the honor to be Sir Your most obedt. & most humble servt.,

Th: Jefferson

RC (CtY). Addressed by TJ to Harrison as Speaker; John Beckley’s endorsement concludes: “to lie on table.” Armistead’s letter of resignation, enclosed, is dated 20 May 1780, q.v.

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