Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Amos Stoddard, 29 October 1804

St. Louis 29th. Octr. 1804—


Captain Lewis, before he left this, engaged a trader on the River Demoine to procure vocabularies of the Ayovais and Sioux languages. The trader has obtained that of the former, which I do myself the honor to enclose: That of the latter will be furnished sometime next spring, when it will be transmitted to you agreeably to the request of Capt. Lewis.

I am, Sir, with sentiments of high respect, Your very huml. Servt.

Amos Stoddard, Capt

corps of Artillerists

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