Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to Samuel Huntington, 10 January 1781

To Samuel Huntington

Richmond, 10 Jan. 1781. This letter is almost identical with TJ’s letter to George Washington of this date, q.v.

RC (DLC: PCC, No. 71, ii); 4 p.; in a clerk’s hand, signed by TJ; endorsed: “Letter from Govr. Jefferson Jany 10. 1781 Read 18. Referred to board of war”; MS mutilated. Tr (DLC); in an unidentified hand, with signature and the following caption in TJ’s hand: “Letters from Th: Jefferson Governor of Virginia to the President of Congress.” FC (Vi). Tr (PPAP).

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