Thomas Jefferson Papers

Theodorus Bailey to Thomas Jefferson, 29 January 1821

From Theodorus Bailey

Post-Office New york 29. Januy 1821.

Dear sir,

An unclaimed letter under your frank, addressed to Mr George JonesNew york, remains in this Office—It was received here on or about the 6th instant—Mr Jones is not a Resident of this City; nor do I know where to find him. Will you have the goodness to advise me what direction I shall give this letter?

I avail myself of this occasion to renew to you the assurance of my sincere respect & regard

Theodorus Bailey.

RC (MHi); endorsed by TJ as received 8 Feb. 1821 and so recorded in SJL.

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