Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Thomas Cooper, 18 December 1819

Philadelphia 18 Decr 1819

Dear Sir

I have had the Seal for the University a long while by me, without knowing how to transmit it. The cost $16– which I think cheap. It is paid for.

I shall set out to Columbia in South Carolina by the time you receive this. They have elected me Professor of Chemistry at the Columbia College; at my request for 12 months only; as I stated to the trustees, my engagements in Virginia.

Should any thing occur that induces you to write, pray direct to me to that place.

I remain always with earnest wishes for your health and welfare

Dear Sir Your friend and humble Servt

Thomas Cooper

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