Mo June 10. 23.
This letter will be handed you by mr Dabney Overton Carr who goes to your instn to qualify himself for a military life. he is the son of my nephew, habits and genius, and I feel an interest in his education and future course. on these grounds permit to ask your notice & favble disposns towrds him, and your counsel and protection should any occasion
I embrace with real pleasure this occasion of recalling myself to your frdly recollection and beg leave to assure you of my great & continued esteem & respect.
MoSHi: Thomas Jefferson Collection (formerly Bixby).