Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Benjamin Clagett, 5 October 1808

Baltre. 5th. Octr. 1808—


On a certain Occasion I took the liberty of inclosing to you, recommendatory Letters as they may be, of considerable advantage to be again in my possession I now ask the favor of a return of them—

I congratulate you, as the Chief Executive Officer of the US, on the adherence of the People of Maryland to Independant Principals, and am with much respect—

Your Obt Servt.

Benja: Clagett

DNA: RG 59—LAR—Letters of Application and Recommendation.

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