Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from John B. Mitchell, 22 July 1820

Richmond July 22nd 1820


I have been informed that you want a person in the situation of an Overseer—I am at present out of a place and would be glad to make an engagement with you if It meets your approbation I can bring you Respectable Recommendations as to probity &a I have never been in the situation of an Overseer but has conducted a large Farm on my own Accots in Europe I understand accots If you should want please write me what you would give a year to a Man that would be capable of Filling the situation—

Yours very respectfully

Jno B Mitchell

P.S.. I will consider it a particular favour by hearing from you as early as convenient and direct to me Richmond—


MHi: Coolidge Collection.

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