To Richard Rush
Monticello Oct. 26. 15.
Th: Jefferson presents his compliments to mr Rush and his thanks for the pamphlet he has been so kind as to send him. he takes it with him on a journey on which he is setting out, and has no doubt of finding it an amusing and instructive companion. he salutes mr Rush with great esteem & respect.
PoC (MHi); on verso of reused address cover of Henry Dearborn to TJ, 26 Sept. 1815; dateline at foot of text; endorsed by TJ.