Thomas Jefferson Papers

Anonymous to Thomas Jefferson, [19 January 1822]

From Anonymous

[19 Jan. 1822]

The enclosed Report of a committee of the Senate, is respectfully sent to Mr Jefferson by a friend, as a specimen of the wisdom of that body in the 19th century.

RC (DLC: TJ Papers, 221:39507); undated; endorsed by TJ (brackets in original): “Anon. Washn Jan. 19. 22. [rept on duty on books]” received 27 Jan. 1822 and so recorded (with slightly variant wording) in SJL.

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