From Edwin Stark
Assistant Commys office Norfolk 30th Octr 1816
On my return last evening to this place I found your letter of the 10th Inst
I have the pleasure to inform you the box shipt by Mr Banger of Phila to my care was on the day of its arrival here forwarded to Mr Richard Thweatt of Petersburg with a particular request that he would send it on with as little delay as possible
RC (MHi); endorsed by TJ as received 21 Nov. 1816 and so recorded in SJL. RC (MHi); address cover only; with PoC of TJ to Martha Jefferson Randolph, 3 Dec. 1816, on verso; addressed: “Thomas Jefferson Esquire Milton Post office Albemarle”; franked; postmarked Norfolk, 2 Nov.