Thomas Jefferson Papers

Daniel Brent to Thomas Jefferson, 19 February 1818

From Daniel Brent

Wasn, Dept of State, feby 19. 1818.

Dear Sir,

I have just had the Honor of receiving a note from you, dated the 15th of this month, which enclosed a letter to1 Mr Gallatin, that I will take great pleasure in forwarding, agreeably to your request.   I am, Dear Sir, with the highest Respect and sentiments of sincere Esteem,

Your Obedt and very humble servt

Daniel Brent.

RC (DLC); endorsed by TJ as received 25 Feb. 1818 and so recorded in SJL. RC (DLC); address cover only; with PoC of TJ to Lewis D. Belair, 10 May 1818, on verso; addressed (trimmed): “Mr Jefferson, M[. . .]”; postmarked Washington, 19 Feb.

TJ’s note to Brent of 15 Feb. 1818 is not recorded in SJL and has not been found.

1Manuscript: “from.”

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  • Brent, Daniel; letters from search
  • Brent, Daniel; letters to accounted for search
  • Brent, Daniel; TJ sends letters through search
  • Gallatin, Albert; mentioned search
  • State Department, U.S.; forwards letters search