From Sir John Sinclair
Whitehall 10th. September 1796.
Sir John Sinclair presents his best compliments to Mr. Jefferson. Has the honour of sending him some of the papers printed by the Board of Agriculture of which he requests his acceptance, and should be happy to receive any communications upon Agricultural Subjects, with which Mr. Jefferson may have the goodness to favour the Board.
RC (MHi); in clerk’s hand; endorsed by TJ as received 21 Jan. 1797 and so recorded in SJL. Enclosures not identified.