Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Richard Ware, 20 April 1819

Philadela April 20th 1819

Respected Friend

I received your letter throug the hands of Dr Cooper tated the 9 inst as a particular favour & should of answerd it immediately but particularly wishing to inform you the result of my geting A. Brickmaker has detained me from it until now here Bricklayers & makers are two distinct business & to get bricks made is the Only difficulty in the way & that I have know doubt I shall in a few days be able to inform you I have araged I have been ask by the bricklayer weather the 11: D 50 P included the work & all of the meteriels of the wall but I was not able to inform him but I told him that I was sure the fair prices would be paid, I am afinising a small job out of town wich will be done in 10 days & at the same time I am prepairing my tools & expect the thing will be all aranged in a few days but I shall write again by the time this comes to hand to insure you more fully

Yours Verry Respectfully

Rich Ware


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