To Thomas Mann Randolph
Washington June 3. 1803.
My previous letter of this day’s date (now gone to the post office) gave you information of mr Carr’s situation to June 1. 6 aclock P.M. a letter from mr Hollins, 12 hours later, (yesterday morning) who had sat up with him the preceding night, says he was better, & he began to have hopes he might recover. Adieu.
RC (PW description begins Wilbur S. Howell, ed., Jefferson’s Parliamentary Writings, Princeton, 1988, The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, Second Series description ends acD: Feinstone Collection, on deposit PPAmP); at foot of text: “T M Randolph.” PrC (CSmH); endorsed by TJ in ink on verso.
The letter from John hollins was not recorded in SJL and has not been found.