Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Thomas Newton, Jr., 3 July 1802

From Thomas Newton, Jr.

Norfolk July 3. 1802


Doctor Butler a particular acquaintance of mine has for the benifit of his health resolved to spend a few months at the Springs. On his return he wishes to pay his respects to you; Knowing his intention and wish, it is with pleasure I introduce this worthy man to you.—your goodness will pardon this trespass

Wishing you health and much felicity I remain with esteem and regard Yrs. &c

Tho Newton Jr

RC (DLC); at head of text: “Tho: Jefferson Esqre”; endorsed by TJ as received 6 Aug. 1803 and so recorded in SJL with notation “by Dr. Butler.”

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