Thomas Jefferson Papers

Joseph Milligan to Thomas Jefferson, 30 July 1817

From Joseph Milligan

Georgetown July 30th 1817

I shall send you another proof by the next mail   If it would not be too much trouble I should like that you would receive and return a proof once a week whilst you are in Bedford   but in this matter I do not wish you to do any thing that would not be agreeable to you only the book has been so long in hand I am desirous to progress with

Yours With Esteem

Joseph Milligan

RC (DLC); at foot of text: “Thomas Jefferson Esqr”; endorsed by TJ without date of receipt, but recorded in SJL as received 2 Aug. 1817.

Milligan was sending TJ proof sheets of Destutt de Tracy, Treatise on Political Economy.

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