Fincastle Apr 21st 1825
I had the pleasure last night of your letter of the 15th inst. & hasten to say to you that I entirely concur with you in the propriety of making the contemplated purchase of Mr Perry & that if it shall be affected, I will as far as my vote goes, confirm it at our next meeting. The mail being about to close I have only time to add that I wish you much health & happiness &
DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.