From George Helmbold
Philadelphia, Novr 25 1802
You will confer a favor on me by giving me an answer to my request of Thursday last. I hope you will comply with it, as it will enable me to recover that station, in point of property, I once held. I enclose a note, by way of memorandum.
I remain, With respect, Your humble Sevt.
Geo: Helmbold, Jun.
RC (MHi); with note by TJ adjacent to closing: “I returned the note to him without answer. Th:J.”; at foot of text: “His Excellency Thos. Jefferson”; endorsed by TJ as received 29 Nov. and so recorded in SJL. Enclosure not found.