Washington Feb. 26. 06.
Th: Jefferson presents his compliments to mr Taylor, & thanks him for the cuttings of Nectarine and peach, & the strawberry roots, which have come safely to hand. He puts them this day into the hands of a careful gardener to engraft & plant for him. he has sent to mr Madison & Genl. Dearborne the bundles addressed to them. he prays mr Taylor to accept his friendly salutations.