Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from John Barnes, 9 July 1806

Wednesday morng. 9 July 1806

In the Sch. Brothers return from New Providence to George Town came 4 lbs. white Lump & powderd Sugar as per sample. JB. have purchased—them and salts—@ 18 Cts per pound—is little inferior to refined Lump @ 25 Cts—if the President chooses a barrel, JB will reserve him one for Monticello—and will answer every purpose that Mr LeMaire uses the Lump Sugar for—


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