Thomas Jefferson Papers

Thomas Jefferson to Craven Peyton, 23 May 1817

To Craven Peyton

Monticello May 23. 17.

Th: Jefferson asks the favor of mr Peyton to come and take a pea-dinner with him the day after tomorrow (Sunday)

RC (Mrs. Charles W. Biggs, Lewisburg, W.Va., 1950; photocopy in MsSM); dateline at foot of text; addressed: “Mr Peyton Monteagle.” Not recorded in SJL.

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  • food; peas search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Family & Friends; dining search
  • Monticello (TJ’s Albemarle Co. estate); dining at search
  • Monticello (TJ’s Albemarle Co. estate); invitations to visit search
  • peas; dinner of search
  • Peyton, Craven; letters to search
  • Peyton, Craven; TJ invites to dine search