Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to George Jefferson, 15 March 1808

Washington March 15. 08.

Dear Sir

I inclose you a bill of lading for 12. packages sent from here on the 12th. instant by the sloop Miranda, Tooker. as the first 7. of the packages contain groceries I must pray you to entrust them to the most faithful of the boatmen returning to Milton. I expect Congress will rise the first or second week of April, and that soon after that I shall be able to make a short trip to Monticello. I salute you with great affection.

Th: Jefferson

MHi: Coolidge Collection.

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