Thomas Jefferson Papers

Samuel J. Harrison to Thomas Jefferson, 12 July 1818

From Samuel J. Harrison

Sunday July 12. 1818.

S J Harrison presents his respects to mr Jefferson, & regrets that he is deprived of the pleasure of Dining with him today, by the Sudden Indisposition of one of his Children.

RC (ViU: TJP); with PoC of TJ to John Wharton (d. 1829), 29 July 1819, on verso; dateline at foot of text; addressed: “Thomas Jefferson Esqr Poplar Forest.”

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