Charlestown Massachtts July 12th 1822.
I take the liberty of enclosing a copy of an address delivered in this town, before the Citizens, on the Anniversary of National Independence.
At the same time I desire to express my profound veneration for your character, and gratitude for those great benefits which, in common with all Americans, I have received at your hands.
N: H: Loring:
DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.