Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from DeWitt Clinton, 23 November 1804

New York 23d Novr. 1804

Dr Sir

I take the liberty of introducing to your notice Mr. Richard Bagley of this City. His father Dr. Bagley formerly Health officer of this port was a particular friend of mine—and as the bearer is a young gentleman of good connexions & fair character I trust I do not take too great a liberty in recommending him to your civilities.

I have the honor to be With great respect your most Obedt Sevt.

De Witt Clinton

MHi: Coolidge Collection.

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