Thomas Jefferson Papers

Henry A. S. Dearborn to Thomas Jefferson, 16 January 1822

From Henry A. S. Dearborn

Custom House Boston Jany. 16. 1822.—

Much resped Sir,

Your communication was received two days since & this morning I received from Capt. B. Peyton a draft, on the U.S. Branch Bank in this town, for Dols.=78.23100, being the amount of the duties &c, on the articles, which came to my care, for You, from France.

With the highest veneration,
 I have the honor to be, Sir, Your most Obt. Sert.

H, A, S, Dearborn

RC (DLC); at foot of text: “Th. Jefferson Esq.”; endorsed by TJ as received 24 Jan. 1822 and so recorded in SJL.

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