Extract from Thomas Jefferson to Madame de Tessé

Since I had last the pleasure of writing to you, I have to acknolege the reciept of your favors of 1809. June 12. & Oct. 9. & 1810. March 24. with the first came the seeds of the Paullinia or Koelreuteria, one of which has germinated, and is now growing. I cherish it with particular attentions, as it daily reminds me of the friendship with which you have honored me.

PoC (MoSHi: TJC-BC). Published in PTJRS, 3:503–04.
Author
Thomas Jefferson
Recipient
Madame de Tessé
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Date
March 27, 1811
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Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
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