Thomas Jefferson Papers

Christopher Hudson to Thomas Jefferson, 8 March 1816

From Christopher Hudson

Mount Air March 8th 1816

Dear Sir—

I have received the mulberry lims by your Boy & in turn send the Peach lims & kernals promised you. I also send a few lims of a very valuable Plumb which is well worth cultivating. may you long live & enjoy every comfort of this life is the

ardent wish of your Friend

Christopher Hudson

RC (MHi); addressed: “Thos Jefferson Esqre Monticello”; endorsed by TJ as received 8 Mar. 1816 and so recorded in SJL.

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