Thomas Jefferson Papers

Thomas Jefferson to George Richardson, 16 January 1810

To George Richardson

Monticello Jan. 16. 10


Your letter of Dec. 22. has been duly recieved. if you wish to write to your brother in Jamaica & will send the letter to me I will endeavor to get a conveyance for it. should you propose to go to Jamaica, it is presumed a passage can always be had from any of the seaport towns, where also you can be inoculated with the kine pox before your departure. Baltimore or Norfolk would I suppose be the most convenient ports. I am Sir

Your most obedt servt

Th: Jefferson

PoC (MHi); at foot of text: “Mr George Richardson”; endorsed by TJ.

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