W[illiam] P[eter] Van Ness to MVB, 23 April 1811
Apl 23d. 1811
I received a letter from Genl Thomas a few days ago, stating that he would be in Hudson on thursday next, and requesting that I would meet him there on that [da]y. I shall not be up in Season & therefore will thank you to hand him the enclosed letter when he arrives in Hudson.
Your friend &c
W PVan Ness