Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from D. Mariano, 22 November 1819

Lexington Ky Nr 22d 1819


Allow me the honor of presenting to you the first number of a literary journal, which I have undertaken with Mr Everitt Professor of Greek in this University. Though I do not belong to the American family, I am very far from being a Stranger in respect to the high veneration with which every heart is here impressed for you. This is, as well the motive, as the apology for my present intrusion.

I am, Sir, most respectfully, your devoted and obt Servant

D. Mariano

DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.

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