Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Thomas McKean, 1 April 1824

Philadelphia. April 1st 1824.


I am preparing the biography of my Father and am anxious to obtain all the information I possibly can, I therefore, will be much oblig’d to you, Sir, for your early recollections respecting him, I take this liberty in consequence of being a descendant of one of the steadfast Patriots of the Revolution, and knowing him to have been a warm friend of yr Excellency.

I am, Your Excellency’s Obt Servt

Thos McKean

MoSHi: Thomas Jefferson Collection (formerly Bixby).

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