From Theodorus Bailey
New york 10. May 1816.
I have been duly favored with your Note covering a letter for Mr Van der Kemp—and in obedience to your wishes have forwarded the same by Post. Olden Barnevelt is in the Town of Trenton in the County of Oneida, about twelve miles from Rome.
I beg leave to add that I shall always take great pleasure in executing your commands in this City; and in rendering you any service in my power—
RC (MHi); endorsed by TJ as received 16 May 1816 and so recorded in SJL. RC (CSmH: JF-BA); address cover only; with PoC of TJ to Washington Society (of Boston), 22 Aug. 1816, on verso; addressed: “Thomas Jefferson Esqr Monticello Va”; franked; postmarked New York, 11 May.