Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Joel Yancey, 3 November 1819

Bedford 3rd nov. 19

Dr Sir

Your letter of the 28th covering a dft for your taxes is received, Hemings has no locks nor hinges for the Stair doors, I have furnishd him with the plank he wanted for the blinds, and have received the Bls bisquit, cheese, and sheet Iron from Mr Peyton, Johny Hemings says he will write you to day which with this will be put in the post Office to morrow morning, I sent Moses & Billy down yesterday week, with a letter to you, by Bishop, but have heard nothing from them sence, I hope he landed safe accept my best wishes for your health & happiness

Joel Yancey

MHi: Coolidge Collection.

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