Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from the Board of War, 5 February 1780

From the Board of War

War Office Wmsburg Feb. 5th. 1780.

As the removal of the public Boards and Public Shops to Richmond may be Attended with very great inconvenience for the want of houses, The Board recommends to his Excellency the Governor to direct that all the escheated houses in Richmond be purchased for public use.

Jas. Innes
James Barron

Tr in Board of War Letter Book (MiU-C).

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