Philada Novr. 29. 1808
Permit me to present to you Mr. Edward Tilghman Junr. a merchant of this City, who has some representation to make to the Treasury Department. He is the Son of a very worthy & respectable Citizen, & is a frank candid honourable young gentleman—
With Sentiments of the greatest respect I beg leave to Subscribe Your obliged friend
C. Wistar Junr
DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.