Thomas Jefferson Papers

Frederick A. Mayo to Thomas Jefferson, 15 March 1822

From Frederick A. Mayo

Richmond the 15 March 1822

Honorable Sir

I obtained Johnson’s Dictionary (and the only one I could find) it is bound in common Sheep; according to your Order I shall bind the same—The 4 small Vols are done but the office being closed this evening, though by next mail your honour will receive the same

Your humble Servant

Frederick A Mayo

RC (MHi); endorsed by TJ. RC (DLC); address cover only; with Dft of TJ to John McLean, [25] Aug. 1824, on verso; addressed: “The Hono: Tho: Jefferson Mounticello”; franked; postmarked Richmond, 16 Mar. Recorded in SJL as received 20 Mar. 1822.

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