Washington Apl. 17th. —07
I received your 2 letters and the direction they contained are duly attended to.
I got a box for you in stage office at george Town about 12 I. square. it feels light as if it contained books. I will wait your directions what to do with it Mr. Duane is not arived here nor no account of your boxes with the strawberry plants. I thought the box I received might contain the strawberrys but did not like to open it All is well here
your Hble. Servt.
MHi: Coolidge Collection.