Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to Samuel J. Harrison, 5 July 1823

Monticello July 5. 23.

Dear Sir

It is with real pleasure that I communicate to you the extract of a letter I have recently received from mr Ticknor of Harvard University. Accept my congratulations on the possession of a son of so much promise to himself; his friends and country, and the assurance of my esteem and respect.

Th: Jefferson


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