Extract from Thomas Jefferson to Edward Livingston

Seven years ago indeed, I embarked in an enterprise ... I hope it will prove a blessing to my own state, and not unuseful perhaps to some others.

RC (Privately owned); in the hand of Virginia J. Randolph Trist and signed by TJ; damaged, with missing text supplied from FC. FC (DLC); entirely in TJ’s hand.
Author
Thomas Jefferson
Recipient
Edward Livingston
Date Range
Date
March 25, 1825
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
Repository
privately owned by John Ross Delafield, New York, NY, 1 June 1945 (NNDelafield)