Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Henry Charles Carey, 17 June 1822

Philada June 17 1822

Dear Sir

We take the liberty of addressing you in consequence of having recd a letter from Mr J McKinnie proposing to supply him with Books for an establishment he is about to make in Charlottesville & shall be under obligations to you for any information respecting his present Situation & future prospects—

Mr McK mentions your name, among others, that he would refer us to as persons acquainted with his character &c

Having the utmost reliance on your information

We remain yr Obt Sts

H C. Carey & I Lea

CSmH: Jefferson File.

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