Mo Apr. 11. 23.
I inclose you the copy of a resolution of the Visitors of the University of Virga entered into at their late meeting and also a copy of the letter which is the subject of it, the original being depositd with the papers of the board in my possession and open to your inspection, if desired. you will observe that the first duty enjoined on me by the resoln is to ask whether you are the author of the letter aforesd and are willing to afford any evidence of the charges therein mentioned. on your answer affirmatively to these questions proper measures will be taken for the evidence to be produced as well by yourself by mr Brockenbrough. you will be so good as to give me an answer at your earliest convenience as I go to Bedfd the ensuing week and be absent some time. I salute you with frdshp & respect