Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Mercy Otis Warren, 10 April 1791

From Mercy Otis Warren

Plymouth, Massachusetts, 10 Apr. 1791. Transmitting a volume of her poems to be registered for copyright.

RC (DNA: RG 59, MLR); at foot of text: “Honble. Mr. Jefferson”; endorsed by Remsen as received 31 Dec. 1791 but not recorded in SJL.

The volume sent for copyright was Mrs. Warren’s Poems, Dramatic and Miscellaneous (Boston, 1790), of which she had already presented a personal copy to TJ (see TJ to Mrs. Warren, 25 Nov. 1790; Sowerby, description begins E. Millicent Sowerby, comp., Catalogue of the Library of Thomas Jefferson, 1952–1959, 5 vols. description ends No. 4439).

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