Thomas Jefferson Papers

Hugh Nelson to Thomas Jefferson, 9 April 1822

From Hugh Nelson

Washington April 9th 1822.

Dear Sir,

By this Mail I have forwarded a parcel of Cuttings of the Muscatel Vine, which Dr Wallace of Fauquier left with me to be forwarded to you—I hope they will come to hand safe and in due time to avail yourself of the polite attention of the Doctor

With sentiments of great Respect

I remain yr obdt hbl sert

Hugh Nelson

RC (DLC); endorsed by TJ as received 14 Apr. 1822 and so recorded in SJL.

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