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David Gelston to Thomas Jefferson, 29 January 1818

From David Gelston

New York January 29.1 1818

Dear Sir,

The enclosed Volume, with Six others have just now come to my hands,

I Suspect by their appearance, they have been mislaid somewhere, but where I do not know, I Shall forward one by each mail—the direction found with them is enclosed—Vol: 1. was not among the number—

I am very respectfully, Sir your obedient servant

David Gelston

RC (MHi); at foot of text: “Mr Jefferson”; endorsed by TJ as received 6 Feb. 1818 and so recorded in SJL. Enclosures not found.

1Reworked from “30.”

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