Thomas Jefferson Papers

Bernard Peyton to Thomas Jefferson, 29 April 1822

From Bernard Peyton

Richd 29 Apl 1822

Dear sir,

Mr Bias, who carries this, has been living in my Counting House for a considerable time, & is now on his way to Staunton—he feels a desire to take a view of Monticello on his way, & I have assured him he would be kindly recd by the family

With great respect Dr sr

Yours very Truly

B. Peyton

RC (MHi); dateline at foot of text; addressed: “Mr Th: Jefferson Monticello”; endorsed by TJ as received 1 May 1822 and so recorded (with additional bracketed notation: “Cæsarion Bias”) in SJL.

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