From Catharine Church
[Ca. Oct. 1788?]
I am very much obliged to you for the pretty books you have had the goodnes to send me. I am very sensible of it and never shall forget it. I shall never have a heart capable of forgetting you and and all the goodness you have had for me. I am your gratefull
RC (MHi); addressed: “A Monsieur Monsieur jefferson”; endorsed by TJ: “Church Kitty”; undated, but probably written soon after TJ’s presentation of Lévesques’ Collection des Moralistes Anciens (see under 19 Oct. 1788).