From George Jefferson
Richmond 27th. Augt. 1799
Not having been able to meet with any Havanna sugar I send you a barrel of brown, by Mr. Hendersons boat.
Yr. Very humble servt.
246 – 18 – 228 ℔s. @ 88/. £10 – 7.
RC (MHi); at foot of text: “Thomas Jefferson esqr.”; endorsed by TJ as received 2 Sep. and so recorded in SJL.