Thomas Jefferson Papers

Thomas Jefferson to Edward Wiatt, 22 November [1821]

To Edward Wiatt

Nov. 22.

I send you, Sir, a copy of the 1st edn of the Parl. Manl the only one of which I have a duplicate. a neater edn was printed in 1812. by Millegan in Geo. T. of which doubtless a portion still remains on hand. be pleased to accept this with the assurce of my respect

FC (MoSHi: TJC-BC); on verso of RC of Wiatt to TJ, 29 Oct. 1821; in TJ’s hand; partially dated. Enclosure: TJ, A Manual of Parliamentary Practice. for the use of the Senate of the United States (1st ed., Washington, 1801; see PW description begins Wilbur S. Howell, ed., Jefferson’s Parliamentary Writings, 1988, The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, Second Series description ends ). Recorded in SJL as a letter of 22 Nov. 1821 to “Wyatt Edwd.”

A missing letter from Wiatt to TJ of 2 Apr. 1822 is recorded in SJL as received nine days later from Cumberland, Maryland.

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  • A Manual of Parliamentary Practice (Thomas Jefferson); E. Wiatt requests search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Books & Library; sends books search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Writings; Manual of Parliamentary Practice search
  • Milligan, Joseph; reprints TJ’sManual of Parliamentary Practice search
  • Wiatt, Edward; and TJ’sManual of Parliamentary Practice search
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