1 page, 4to. THE WAR DEPARTMENT LIBRARY RECEIVES WORKS BY THOMAS JEFFERSON. Davis writes: "I have to acknowledge the receipt of your letter...transmitting nine volumes of the works of Thomas Jefferson in pursuance of the Joint Resolution of Congress...for the use of the Library of this Department." " /> [CIVIL WAR]. DAVIS, JEFFERSON, <I>Secretary of War</I>. Autograph letter signed ("Jeffer Davis") as Secretary of War to Franklin Pierce, to Asbury Dickins, Secretary of the Senate, Washington, 11 December 1854. <I>1 page, 4to</I>. THE WAR DEPARTMENT LIBRARY RECEIVES WORKS BY THOMAS JEFFERSON. Davis writes: "I have to acknowledge the receipt of your letter...transmitting nine volumes of the works of Thomas Jefferson in pursuance of the Joint Resolution of Congress...for the use of the Library of this Department." | Christie's