Thomas Jefferson Papers

Thomas Jefferson to Patrick Gibson, [18] August 1817

To Patrick Gibson

Poplar Forest Aug. 17. [18] 17.

Dear Sir

Your’s of Aug. 11. came to hand yesterday & I now inclose the note of 3000.D. for the bank of the US. signed. I note the observations on the articles of 250.D. which I recollect, that of the 31. D of which I had not before been ascertained, and the 10. respecting which I have not the papers here, but I presume your corrections are right as to that as well as the others. accept the renewal of assurances of my friendship & respect.

Th: Jefferson

PoC (DLC: TJ Papers, ser. 10); on verso of reused address cover of Thomas Humphreys to TJ, 2 July 1817; misdated; at foot of text: “Mr Gibson”; endorsed by TJ as a letter of <17> 18 Aug. 1817 and so recorded in SJL. Enclosure not found.

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  • Gibson, Patrick; account with TJ search
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  • Jefferson, Thomas; Business &amp; Financial Affairs; loan from Second Bank of the United States search