Thomas Jefferson Papers

Gibson & Jefferson to Thomas Jefferson, 12 August 1812

From Gibson & Jefferson

Richmond 12th August 1812


We inclose you as you direct a note for your Signature, to renew with at Bank— we have received a Box for you from New York said to contain a Spinning machine, which we have not yet met with an opportunity of forwarding

your Obt Servts
Gibson & Jefferson
per James Ligon

RC (ViU: TJP-ER); in Ligon’s hand; between dateline and salutation: “Thomas Jefferson Esqr”; endorsed by TJ as received 13 Aug. 1812 and so recorded in SJL. Enclosure not found.

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  • Gibson & Jefferson (Richmond firm); and textile machinery acquired by TJ search
  • Gibson & Jefferson (Richmond firm); and TJ’s bank and promissory notes search
  • Gibson & Jefferson (Richmond firm); letters from search
  • Ligon, James; clerk for Gibson & Jefferson search
  • machines; spinning search
  • spinning machines; TJ orders search