Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from George Divers, 28 February 1820

Feby. 28th ’20

George Divers to Mr Jefferson

I am sorry I cannot supply you with all the pot-herbs wanted, we have not the sweet marjoram. sweet basil. or summer savory. I send you some pot marjoram winter savory and Thyme,

From my ill state of Health the triming my grape vines had been neglected till I fear’d they would be injured by bleeding, the day I prun’d them was unfavorable and was very near giving me a nother Pleurisy a recourse to the lancit has reliev’d me,

MHi: Coolidge Collection.

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