Thomas Jefferson Papers

John Steele to Thomas Jefferson, 14 May 1816

From John Steele

Collectors office Philada May 14. 1816

Dear Sir,

Stephen Cathalan Esqr, Commercial & Navy Agent Marseilles, has consigned to me two Cases, one containing wine & the other Macarony with instructions to forward them to you by the first favourable opportunity

You will please to advise me, to what place and to whose care the Cases will be sent, & they will be forwarded accordingly

I am very respectfully,

Sir, Your Obedt Svt

Jno Steele

RC (ViU: TJP-ER); endorsed by TJ as received 23 May 1816 and so recorded in SJL. RC (DLC); address cover only; with PoC of TJ to John Wood, 16 Aug. 1816, on verso; addressed: “Thomas Jefferson Esqr Monticello”; franked; postmarked Philadelphia, 14 May.

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  • Cathalan, Stephen (Étienne) (1757–1819); and wine for TJ search
  • macaroni; sent to TJ search
  • Steele, John; and packages for TJ search
  • Steele, John; letters from search
  • wine; sent to TJ search