Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to Samuel Sterett, 11 May 1792

To Samuel Sterett

Philadelphia May. 11. 92.

Dear Sir

After your departure I learned that Mr. Brailsford no longer lived in Charleston. I must therefore beg the favor of you to address the casks of olives &c. to Mr. Vanderhorst at Charleston. I am with great esteem Dear Sir Your most obedt. humble servt.,

Th: Jefferson

PrC (MHi).


Sterett (1758–1833) served in Congress as a representative from Maryland from 1791 to 1793. The concern of Brailsford and Morris had previously handled affairs for the Agricultural Society of Charleston (TJ to William Short, 6 Apr. 1790).

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