Thomas Jefferson Papers

Thomas Jefferson to Bernard Peyton, 18 January 1819

To Bernard Peyton

Jan. 18. 19. inclosed to Capt Peyton the rect for a box of books from Fernagus. also mentd the cask of rice which would be delivd him from Charleston. all to be forwarded by Johnson’s boats & exp. reimbursed by P.G.

also requested him to purchase & forward by Johnson 3. tons of Plaister to be paid for by P.G.

FC (MHi); summary in TJ’s hand and endorsed by him. Enclosure not found.

p.g.: Patrick Gibson.

Index Entries

  • boats; carriage to and from Richmond search
  • Fernagus De Gelone, Jean Louis; TJ orders books from search
  • Gibson, Patrick; and payments made for TJ search
  • gypsum (plaster of paris); TJ orders search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Books & Library; orders books search
  • Johnson, Mr. (boatman); transports goods search
  • Peyton, Bernard; and goods for TJ search
  • Peyton, Bernard; and gypsum for TJ search
  • Peyton, Bernard; letters to search
  • rice; sent to TJ search
  • Richmond, Va.; boat carriage to and from search