To Alexander H. Everett
Monticello Sep. 19. 16.
Th: Jefferson returns to mr Everett his thanks for the care he has been so good as to take of the Programme of the Harlaem society of sciences, recieved from mr Van Marum, and now come safe to hand: and he avails himself with pleasure of this occasion of assuring him of his great esteem and respect.
RC (MHi: Everett-Peabody Family Papers); dateline at foot of text; addressed: “Mr Everett Boston”; franked; postmarked Milton, 20 Sept. PoC (DLC); on verso of reused address cover of A. D. Saunders to TJ, 26 June 1816; endorsed by TJ.