Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to John Rutledge, 26 July 1807

Washington July 26. 07.


Having recieved through you, from the light infantry company the Columbian volunteers attached to the 1st. battalion of the 28th. regiment of South Carolina militia, a tender of their services, properly armed & accoutred and ready to march at a moment’s warning to any part of the continent where they may be ordered in defence of the rights of their country, I beg leave to return them the inclosed answer through the same channel and to offer you my salutations & respects.

Th: Jefferson


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