Mar 22, 2018 - Sale 2470

Sale 2470 - Lot 113

Price Realized: $ 4,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,500 - $ 3,500
JEFFERSON, THOMAS. Autograph Note Signed, "Th:J," in the third person within the text, to [Henry] Remsen: "There is still a good deal of writing to do tomorrow in order to enable the President [Washington] to go the next day. I must therefore beg the favor of you to call on me as early in the morning as is convenient." 1 page, 4 3/4x8 inches; small area of staining at lower edge from masking tape verso, faint toning along left edge, faint scattered offsetting, folds, addressed in his hand verso, docketed verso. Np, "Saturday evening" [early 1790s?]

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Henry Remsen, Jr. (1762-1843) served as chief clerk in the Department of State while Jefferson was Secretary of State and as Jefferson's private secretary during his presidency.