Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to Thomas Claxton, 27 May 1805

Washington May 27. 05.


Your favor of the 24th. was recieved last night. the purchase of the 2. doz. desert knives with silver blades, the silver Castors in preference to plated, and the sallad dishes, is approved. the knife sent on for a model is therefore not returned. Accept my salutations & best wishes.

Th: Jefferson

MHi: Coolidge Collection.

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