From Jared Ingersoll
1796 Feby 14
I am particularly obliged by your sending me the Book on Taxation.1
I will endeavour to possess myself of the Report2 to which you allude &
shall be particularly happy to have a conference with you to-morrow. I am With great regard yr
RC (NN). Addressed by Ingersoll.
1. Possibly JM sent Ingersoll a copy of John Taylor, An Argument respecting the Constitutionality of the Carriage Tax; Which Subject Was Discussed at Richmond, in Virginia, in May, 1795 (Richmond, 1795; Evans description begins Charles Evans, ed., American Bibliography … 1639 … 1820 (12 vols.; Chicago, 1903–34). description ends 29606). Taylor’s pamphlet expressed most of the arguments Virginians held against the carriage tax.