Thomas Jefferson Papers

Thomas Jefferson to John H. Cocke, 25 January 1819

To John H. Cocke

Monticello Jan. 25. 19.

Th: Jefferson with his compliments to Genl Cocke regrets much the having missed him both in going & coming from Charlottesville; he hopes he will do him the favor of coming here this evening, or tomorrow, as business of extreme urgency depends on it. he salutes him with friendship & respect

RC (ViU: TJP-Co); written on a small scrap; dateline at foot of text; addressed: “Genl Cocke.” Not recorded in SJL.

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