Westchester N.Y. Oct 12. 1823.
I enclose you a new system of cultivation &c by Major Genl A. Beatson, I have partially tried the burnt clay in cheap & temporary Kilns, and have succeeded beyond my expectations. I have likewise tried the Scarifier plate l. f[ ] and it produces a fine tilt for small seeds &.
with Great respect I am, sir, Your
RC (DLC). Docketed by JM.