Thomas Jefferson Papers

Joseph Milligan to Thomas Jefferson, 28 July 1809

From Joseph Milligan

George town July 28th 1809

Dear Sir

On the 13th instant I forwarded you per stage done up in a little box one ream best american hot prest paper Which I hope has ere this reached you in safety

1  Ream American hot prest paper $7 50
Box to pack in 25
Expences to Fredericksburg   37½
$8– 12½

I have not yet been Able to procure the 7th & 8 vols Scientific dialogues but I hope to be able to get them shortly and as soon as I get them They Shall be forwarded per Mail without delay

yours With Esteem & respect

Joseph Milligan

RC (DLC); at foot of text: “Thomas Jefferson Esqr”; endorsed by TJ as received 31 July 1809 and so recorded in SJL.

Index Entries

  • books; sent by J. Milligan search
  • Dialogues in Chemistry (J. Joyce) search
  • Joyce, Jeremiah; Dialogues in Chemistry search
  • Joyce, Jeremiah; Scientific Dialogues, intended for the Instruction and Entertainment of Young People search
  • Milligan, Joseph; letters from search
  • Milligan, Joseph; sends books to TJ search
  • Scientific Dialogues, intended for the Instruction and Entertainment of Young People (J. Joyce); TJ requests search
  • stationery; letter paper search