Extract from Thomas Jefferson to Samuel Brown

Mr Correa ... is perhaps the most learned man in the world. not merely in books, but in men & things. and a more amiable & interesting one I have never seen.

RC (ViU: TJP); torn at creases; addressed: “Doctr Samuel Brown Natchez”; franked; postmarked Charlottesville, 29 Apr. PoC (DLC); endorsed by TJ. Published in PTJRS, 7:325–6.
Author
Thomas Jefferson
Recipient
Samuel Brown
Date Range
Date
April 28, 1814
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
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