Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Joseph L. Lewis, 21 September 1824

No 3 Wall St New York Septr 21st 1824

Respected & Esteemed Sir

An American Artist Solicits of you to accept a Medallion Likeness (executed in New York) of our Nations Guest Major Genl the Marquis La Fayette.

Your compliance will be both Gratyfying to his Pride & Feelings

Your Obligd Obt Sert

Joseph L. Lewis
Engraver & Artist


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