Thomas Jefferson Papers

Thomas Jefferson to John Laval, 6 June 1822

To John Laval

Monticello June 6. 22.

Dear Sir

I have this moment recieved your favor of May 11. which renders unnecessary any answer to mine of yesterday.1 where yours has been loitering for nearly a month is unaccountable.

respectfully yours

Th: Jefferson

RC (Christie’s, New York City, 2017); addressed: “Mr John Laval Philadelphia”; franked; postmarked Charlottesville, 8 June; endorsed by Laval.

1Omitted period at right margin editorially supplied.

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