Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to Robert Gamble, 26 September 1793

To Robert Gamble

Monticello Sep. 26. 1793.


In passing through Baltimore I received the Skipper’s reciept for the 14. cases of wine, which having been shipped from thence on board the sloop Polly, James Fibbett master, on the 7th. inst. is I hope arrived at Richmond by this time, in which case I shall be happy to receive them, or a part of them by the first waggon. I took the liberty of desiring a box of books from Baltimore to be also addressed to you. They will come to hand later. The receipt for the wine is inclosed. I have the honor to be Sir Your most obedt. servt

Th: Jefferson

PrC (DLC); at foot of text: “Colo. Robert Gamble.” Tr (ViU: Edgehill-Randolph Papers); 19th-century copy. Enclosure not found.

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