Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to Henry Dearborn, 11 December 1808

Dec. 11. 08.

Th:J. to Genl. Dearborne.

I shall be ready to recieve any of the Indians tomorrow. I send you a sketch of the answer I propose to the Chippoway, for correction. I suppose he will deliver his speech in his own tongue, and that I may give the answer at the same time, if he introduces no new matter.

DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.

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