Thomas Jefferson Papers

John Watts to Thomas Jefferson, 28 May 1815

From John Watts

28th May 1815.


I am about to leave home this morning and it may so happen not return untill late in the evening and not wishing to give you any further trouble in the adjustment of the business on which you write, will wait on you in the morning on my [way?]1 to Lynchburg, respectfully

Your most obt ser

John Watts

RC (MoSHi: TJC-BC); dateline beneath signature; at foot of text: “Mr Jefferson”; endorsed by TJ as received 28 May 1815 and so recorded in SJL.

1Omitted word editorially supplied.

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