Thomas Jefferson Papers

Thomas Jefferson to Anthony Charles Cazenove, 25 December 1817

To Anthony Charles Cazenove

Monticello Dec. 25. 17.

Th: Jefferson acknoleges the reciept of a paper bundle of books from mr Vanderkemp thro’ the kindness of mr Cazenove, to whom he begs leave to return his thanks and to salute him with esteem & respect.

He is in duty bound to add that an absence of 6. weeks has prevented an earlier acknolegement of mr Cazenove’s favor.

PoC (MHi); on verso of reused address cover to TJ; dateline above postscript; endorsed by TJ.

Index Entries

  • Cazenove, Anthony Charles; forwards packet to TJ search
  • Cazenove, Anthony Charles; letter to search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Books & Library; receives works search
  • Poplar Forest (TJ’s Bedford Co. estate); TJ visits search
  • Van der Kemp, Francis Adrian; sends works to TJ search