Extract from Abigail Adams to Mary Smith Cranch

I shall realy regreet to leave Mr. Jefferson, he is one of the choice ones of the Earth.

RC (MWA: Abigail Adams Correspondence).
1The “8th” was added later and the letter’s full contents suggest that it may have been written as early as 4 May.
Author
Abigail Adams
Recipient
Mary Smith Cranch
Date Range
Date
May 8, 1785
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
Repository
MWA