Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from DeWitt Clinton, 4 February 1825

Albany 4 February 1825


Mr Littell an enterprising, intelligent and respectable Citizen of Philadelphia will communicate to you a plan which he has profected for the promotion of education, literature and Science on an extensive scale. He has conferred with me on this subject. Approving of its outlines and viewing you as a sincere and distinguished friend of these great interests, I have taken the liberty of recommending him and his plan to your favorable consideration

I have the honor to be with great respect your most obedt Sert

DeWitt Clinton


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