Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Gilbert Merritt, 30 June 1821

New York 30th June 1821


I have taken the liberty (By this days mail) to transmit to You the fourth number of a True American paper, which we have very recently establish in this City, and which shall be dedicated to the support of our Republican institutions, and the union of the American States—Fully persuaded (that, it will meat Your approbation—

Be assured Sir, that Your name is held by myself, as well as all other Americans in Greatfull rememberance, Most Respectfully

Your Friend and Humble Servt

Gilbert Merritt

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