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Thomas Jefferson to Roger C. Weightman, 16 March 1812

To Roger C. Weightman

Monticello Mar. 16. 12


You were so kind, some time ago, as to send me a copy of Scott’s works (a miniature edition) which came safely to hand. the price was not mentioned, but I have desired mr Barnes to pay it out of a sum which will be remitted him on my account within a few days after your reciept of this. Accept the assurance of my respect

Th: Jefferson

PoC (MoSHi: TJC-BC); date enhanced by TJ; at foot of text: “Mr Weightman”; endorsed by TJ as a letter of 15 Mar. 1812, but recorded under 16 Mar. 1812 in SJL.

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