Extract from Thomas Jefferson to William Fleming

I have recieved safely the extraordinary rattle of the rattle snake, as also the leav foliage of the Alleghaney Martagon. a plant of so much beauty & fragrance will be a valuable addition to our flower gardens.

PoC (MHi). Published in PTRJS, 2:36.
Author
Thomas Jefferson
Recipient
William Fleming
Date Range
Date
November 28, 1809
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson