Thomas Jefferson Papers

Thomas Jefferson to Robert Mills, 17 February 1814

To Robert Mills

Monticello Feb. 17. 14.

Dear Sir

Your letter of Jan. 28. came to hand a few days ago and I have with pleasure borne testimony to your merits in a letter to the President of this day’s date. wishing you success on this and all other occasions, I tender you the assurance of my esteem and respect.

Th: Jefferson

PoC (DLC); at foot of text: “Mr Robert Mills”; endorsed by TJ.

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