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R[eturn] J[onathan] Meigs [Jr.] to MVB and Daniel D. Tompkins, 7 January 182[2]


I do not deem it expedient to delay the appointment of a postmaster at Albany. I can have certainly no objection to receive from you any communication which you may be pleased to make on that subject.

I have the honor to be

respectfully Your Ob St.

R. Meigs

Copy of Mr. Meigs

letter of 7 January


Recd. at sunrise

in the morning

D. D. T

Printed in Albany (N.Y.) Argus, 22 January 1822, p. 2.

Source: DLC Library of Congress
Collection: MVB Papers (DLC)
Series: Series 4 (3 December 1821-31 December 1824)