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Henry Dearborn to Thomas Jefferson, 3 July 1815

From Henry Dearborn

Boston July 3d 1815—

Dear Sir

I should not have so long delay’d a reply to your very friendly & polite letter had circumstancies allowed me to mention the time when I could probably have the pleasure of seing you at Monticello. I have Just returned from a visit to my Children in the District of Maine, and I hope Mrs Dearborn & myself shall have the pleasure of seing you in Septemr probably near the end of the month.—

please to accept from Mrs D— & myself a tender of the Highest respect & esteem

H. Dearborn

RC (NNPM); at foot of text: “Honbl Thomas Jefferson”; endorsed by TJ as received 15 July 1815 and so recorded in SJL.

Index Entries

  • Dearborn, Henry; family of search
  • Dearborn, Henry; letters from search
  • Dearborn, Henry; plans to visit TJ search
  • Dearborn, Sarah Bowdoin (James Bowdoin’s widow; Henry Dearborn’s third wife); plans to visit TJ search
  • Dearborn, Sarah Bowdoin (James Bowdoin’s widow; Henry Dearborn’s third wife); sends greetings to TJ search