Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to Craven Peyton, 28 January 1807

Washington Jan. 28. 1807.

Dear Sir

On reciept of your letter from Lancaster, I wrote to mr Hay to engage mr Wirt as assistant counsel in your case in chancery. I inclose you his answer. wishing to avoid appearing in this case I must get the favor of you to write to mr Wirt & to do what is needful in the case. Accept my friendly salutations & best wishes.


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