Thomas Jefferson Papers

Frank Carr to Thomas Jefferson, 28 March [1818]

From Frank Carr

Bentivar Mar 28.

Browse Trist’s going to Mo[ntice]llo gives Frank Carr an opportunity of returning M[r Tic]knor’s letter with his hearty Thanks for the pleasure Mr Jefferson has afforded him in the perusal of it—Frank Carr will shortly avail himself of the kind offices of Mr Jefferson in putting a letter to Mr Terrell in the proper channel to reach him, in the mean time he begs Mr Jefferson to accept assurances of his sincere respect.

RC (ViU: TJP-CC); partially dated at foot of text; mutilated at seal; addressed: “Mr Jefferson Monticello”; endorsed by TJ as a letter of 28 Mar. 1818 received on that date and so recorded in SJL. Enclosure: enclosure to Francis W. Gilmer to TJ, 18 Mar. 1818.

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  • Carr, Frank; and D. C. Terrell search
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  • Monticello (TJ’s Albemarle Co. estate); Visitors to; Trist, Hore Browse search
  • Terrell, Dabney Carr (TJ’s sister Martha Jefferson Carr’s grandson); and G. Ticknor search
  • Terrell, Dabney Carr (TJ’s sister Martha Jefferson Carr’s grandson); correspondence of search
  • Ticknor, George; and D. C. Terrell search
  • Trist, Hore Browse (1802–56); visits Monticello search