Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Joshua Dodge, 9 October 1819

Marseilles 9 October 1819

Respected Sir—

I enclose a letter which I received a few days since from Mr Sasserno our Counsul at Nice; the wine which you gave him orders to purchase has not yet arrived here, but I am expecting it every day & I shall secure the first opportunity that offers from here for our Country to forward some

Madame Samatan has informed me that she has recd the funds to pay for same—

Be pleased to accept the offer of any services in this place & if you or your friends should wish to have any of the Wines of France, I should feel highly gratified in executing any Commission that you or they might think proper to honor me with—

I remain, Sir, very respectfully your Most Obedt Servt

Josh Dodge

MHi: Coolidge Collection.

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