To Peter Van Gaasbeck1
I learn with great pleasure the intelligence contained in your private letter.2 I hope the good sense of our state will every day give new triumphs to good men & good measures.
With esteem & regard Yr Obed ser
P. V. Gaasbeck Esq
ALS, Lloyd W. Smith Collection, Morristown National Historical Park, Morristown, New Jersey.
1. Van Gaasbeck, a merchant in Kingston, New York, was a member of the House of Representatives from 1793 to 1795. He died in 1797.
2. Letter not found.