Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from James Brown, 30 July 1792

From James Brown

Richmond 30 July 1792

Dear Sir

I received your favor from Philada: with Sundry Articles which were all delivered in good Order except One Cask containing Fish Without mark or Number, Supposed to be No. 7. The remainder of the Articles will be Sent you as soon as opportunities offer. Enclosed you have a letter from Mr. Short which came to my hands a few days ago. With Much Respect I am Sir Your Obedt Se

James Brown

RC (MHi); at head of text in Brown’s hand: “Sent Mr. Jefferson By Young’s Waggon 2 Boxes No. 10 & 17 [By] Richd [Barter?]’s Waggon 2 Casks No. 2 & 12”; endorsed by TJ as received 2 Aug. 1792 and so recorded in SJL. Enclosure: William Short to TJ, 2 May 1792.

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