Thomas Jefferson Papers

Arthur S. Brockenbrough to Thomas Jefferson, 5 July 1819

From Arthur S. Brockenbrough

Richmond July 5t 1819

Dear Sir

Your two letters pr the last mail is this moment recd (5 OClock P.M) the one enclosing a Dft on the President of the literary fund for eight hundred and forty dollars shall be attended as soon as possible, I should have been with you ’ere this but for the hope and expectation of the arrival of Mr Ware and his hands, at any rate I shall be with you by the 8th

I am Sir Respectfully your Obt Sert

A. S. Brockenbrough

RC (CSmH: JF); endorsed by TJ. RC (MHi); address cover only; with PoC of TJ to Charles Willson Peale, 28 Dec. 1820, on verso; addressed: “Thomas Jefferson Esqr Monticello”; franked; postmarked Richmond, 5 July. Recorded in SJL as received 8 July 1819.

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  • Ware, Richard; and builders for University of Virginia search