Thomas Jefferson Papers

James Gibbon to Thomas Jefferson, 22 December 1815

From James Gibbon

Richmond Decr 22. 1815


Coll. T. Randolph will convey to you ye small parcell spoke of to you in my letter a few days past;

The Captn who brought it, says it is sugar made by the Indians of Venezula and is intended as a subject of information— I am very Resply

Yo Mo Ob

J Gibbon

RC (DLC); dateline at foot of text; endorsed by TJ as received 27 Dec. 1815 and so recorded in SJL.

Index Entries

  • Gibbon, James; and sugar for TJ search
  • Gibbon, James; letters from search
  • Indians, American; South American search
  • Randolph, Thomas Mann (1768–1828) (TJ’s son-in-law; Martha Jefferson Randolph’s husband); delivers goods search
  • South America; sugar from search
  • sugar; South American search
  • Wheeler, Guy C.; ship captain search