From John Habersham1
Savannah, November 14, 1789. “… In answer to your letter of the 1st. ultimo,2 I have to inform you, that the only public Convenience we have in this Port and Harbour, is a Light House on the Island of Tybee.…”
ALS, RG 26, Lighthouse Letters Received, Vol. “A,” Pennsylvania and Southern States, National Archives.
1. Habersham was collector of customs at Savannah.