Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Jonathan Williams, 18 July 1808

New York July 18. 1808.


I beg leave to lay before you a proof Impression of the Diploma of the Society under your Patronage, which I hope will be considered as a favourable test for the estimation of American skill in the fine arts.

The one belonging to you as a Member will be forwarded when the signatures of the proper Officers, who are at a distance from each other, can be obtained

I have the honor to be with the greatest Respect Your devoted Servant

Jona Williams

Pres: US MPS

DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.

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