Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Bernard Peyton, 29 March 1819

Rich’d 29 March 1819

Dear Sir

I am favor’d this morning with your esteemed letter of the 25 Mch & observe contents: Your Corks from Norfolk were forwarded immediately on their receipt, together with a Box of Books to your address from F. A. Mayor’ of this City, by Gelmores Boat, long enough to have reached you before this, which I hope is the case, & that they will be in good time for your purposes: whenever I receive an article on your account I never fail to forward it by the very first safe conveyance, and delight in an opportunity to render you an acceptable tho’ humble service.

With high respect & sincere esteem Your Mo: Obd: Hubl: Servt:

Bernard Peyton

MHi: Coolidge Collection.

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