Albany 5 Decmr. 1808
Mr. Francis Bloodgood having informed me of his intention to visit the Seat of Government I take the liberty of introducing him to you. He is Clerk of the Supreme Court of this State, a steady friend & advocate of the administration of the General Government and a gentleman of high respectability.
I am, Sir, with great respect and esteem Your Ob. St.
Daniel D. Tompkins
MHi: Coolidge Collection.