Thomas Jefferson Papers

Samuel J. Harrison to Thomas Jefferson, 29 May 1811

From Samuel J. Harrison

Richmond May 29. 1811


My Brother advises me today, that Mr Griffin has Applied for a Dft here, for the Bale due you on a/c your Crop of Tobo—This not being our Bargain, I left home without making Such an Arrangement1—I expect to be at home on Sunday next when it will give me pleasure to Serve you, by giving the Dft as requested—

Yr Mo ob st

S J Harrison

RC (MHi); endorsed by TJ as received 2 June 1811 and so recorded in SJL.

1Manuscript: “Arragement.”

Index Entries

  • Griffin, Burgess; Poplar Forest overseer search
  • Harrison, Samuel Jordan; buys tobacco from TJ search
  • Harrison, Samuel Jordan; letters from search
  • Harrison, William (of Virginia) search
  • overseers; and sale of tobacco to S. J. Harrison search
  • Poplar Forest (TJ’s Bedford Co. estate); Overseers at; and sale of tobacco to S. J. Harrison search
  • tobacco; sold to S. J. Harrison search