Thomas Jefferson Papers

George Jefferson to Thomas Jefferson, 28 September 1810

From George Jefferson

Richmond 28th Septr 1810

Dear Sir

I forwarded your two boxes of window glass by one of Mr Craven’s boats on the 26th

As I did not know the man; I was unwilling to trust him with the small packages.

I have heard nothing yet of Mr Shoemaker.

I am Dear Sir Your Very humble servt

Geo. Jefferson

RC (Mrs. T. Wilber Chelf, Mrs. Virginius Dabney, and Mrs. Alexander W. Parker, Richmond, 1944; photocopy in ViU: TJP); at foot of text: “Thomas Jefferson esqr”; endorsed by TJ as received 30 Sept. 1810 and so recorded in SJL.

Index Entries

  • building materials; window glass search
  • Craven, John H.; ships goods to Richmond search
  • Gibson & Jefferson (Richmond firm); and window glass for TJ search
  • glass, window; sent to TJ search
  • Jefferson, George (TJ’s cousin); and window glass for TJ search
  • Jefferson, George (TJ’s cousin); letters from search
  • Richmond, Va.; J. H. Craven ships goods to search
  • Shoemaker, Jonathan; ships flour to Richmond search