Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to Pierre Samuel Du Pont de Nemours, 3 May 1802

To Pierre Samuel Du Pont de Nemours

Washington. May 3. 1802.

Th: J. to Mr dupont

Another letter to embarras you with, and a repetition of good wishes for your health & happiness.1 I set out on the 5th. instant for Monticello.

RC (DeGH); addressed: “Monsr. Dupont de Nemours on board the Benjamin Franklin Philadelphia.” Enclosure: TJ to Joel Barlow, 3 May.

1TJ originally ended the letter here, before adding the final sentence.

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