Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Jones & Howell, 29 March 1805

Phila. 29th. March 1805

Respected Friend

We have Shipp’d to the address of Gibson & Jefferson agreeable to Your orders Sometime Since given

80 Bundles 2-0-0-0 Nail rods
at $126— $252.00
porterage— 1.33

these rods should have been Shippd by the first of this month. or at least by the first vessel after the Navigation open’d but was Omitted through A mistake of the person who had it in charge. You will we hope excuse us. this vessel will Sail on Sunday.

we are very Respectfully Your Friend

Jones & Howell

MHi: Coolidge Collection.

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