Washington Oct. 11. 04.
I have duly recieved your’s of the 7th. and am sorry for your disappointment at Richmond. at this place what little private building is going on is engaged, and the public (wooden part) will wait for funds till next spring. the work which I could put into your hands at once, is
|12.||a pair folding doors, mahogany, for partition between the Hall & Parlour,|
|7:}||2. pair Mahogany sashes (lights 12. by 18) for windows of 2. square rooms looking into N.E. portico|
|1. sash do. for North Octagon bedroom to supply the one demolished.|
|18.||4. semicircular sashes, pine, for the 4. pediments outside|
|22.||5. semicircular do.||} for the South Piazza as a Greenhouse, pine|
|21.||5. pr. square do.|
|150||about 30. panneled doors of pine. the pannels flat on both sides.|
|230. D. they wd. cost by Evan’s book of prices.|
MHi: Coolidge Collection.