Thomas Jefferson Papers

Wilson Cary Nicholas to Thomas Jefferson, 27 March 1819

From Wilson Cary Nicholas

Richmond March 27th 19.

My Dear Sir

This letter will be delivered to you by Mr Arthur Brockenbrough,1 who I anxiously hope you will be able to employ on some terms or other, I wish it most on your account, as I am sure he wou’d save you much trouble & vexation. I enclose two notes which you will be so good as to endorse & return to me by the mail.

I am Dear Sir most respectfully & sincerely yours

W. C. Nicholas

RC (DLC); endorsed by TJ as received 31 Mar. 1819 and so recorded in SJL. RC (CSmH: JF-BA); address cover only; with PoC of TJ to Vine Utley, 27 June 1819, on verso; addressed: “Thomas Jefferson Esqr Monti Cello Albemarle” by “Mr A. Brockenborough.” Enclosures not found. Enclosed in Arthur S. Brockenbrough to TJ, 29 Mar. 1819.

1Manuscript: “Brockenbroughh.”

Index Entries

  • Brockenbrough, Arthur Spicer; recommended to TJ search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Business and Financial Affairs; endorses notes for W. C. Nicholas search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Correspondence; letters of application and recommendation to search
  • Nicholas, Wilson Cary (1761–1820); and A. S. Brockenbrough search
  • Nicholas, Wilson Cary (1761–1820); letters from search
  • Nicholas, Wilson Cary (1761–1820); TJ endorses notes for search
  • patronage; letters of application and recommendation to TJ search