New York. Jany. 1st. 1834
The "Naval Lyceum" at the U. S Navy Yard, will be highly gratified to place on their shelves, even a single volume, from your Excellencys Library, wh. your autograph within, the books, an attempt is making wh. success, to procure a volme. for posterity, from each of the late Presidents of the United States. Be pleased to express your determination, & pleasure, to the Naval Lyceum Secretary, or Librarian, Dr. Thos. L. Smith, Brooklyn. I am with great respect, Sir, Y. Ob Sert.
Wm. Wood., Agent,