From Patrick Hart
Richmond 1st Decr. 1793
I had the honor to receive in course Your favor of the 14th. Ulto. I shall forward the Orrery by the Boat [from?] Milton which is now down to Mr. John Watson with directions to deliver it to Mr. Randolph. It will at all times afford me pleasure to have it in my Power to render You any service this way & am with due respect Sir Yr obt. Servt.
RC (DLC); one word illegible; at foot of text: “The Hble Thos. Jefferson Esqr”; endorsed by TJ as received 10 Dec. 1793 and so recorded in SJL.