Thomas Jefferson Papers

Thomas Jefferson to Thomas Ladd, 20 August 1810

To Thomas Ladd

Monticello Aug. 20. 10


Your favor of the 8th was recieved on the 14th inst. and I now inclose you fifty Dollars, my portion of the fee for your report, with many thanks for your patient & candid attention to this case, and great satisfaction at the prospect of seeing it terminated in my time. Accept the assurances of my great esteem & respect.

Th: Jefferson

PoC (DLC); at foot of text: “Mr Thomas Ladd”; endorsed by TJ.

Ladd’s favor was actually dated 9 Aug. 1810. His letter to TJ of 24 Aug. 1810, not found, is recorded in SJL as received on 10 Sept. 1810.

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