Thomas Jefferson Papers

Thomas Jefferson to Patrick Gibson, 7 June 1820

To Patrick Gibson

June 7. 20.

Dear Sir

Your favor of the 2d inst. came to hand yesterday and I percieve that the sale of the last hhd of tobo 79.05 with the balance of 400.81 D stated in yours of May 16. enables me to request you to remit to mr Vaughan the sum of 444.D. this sum will answer a particular portion of the objects of my letters of Apr. 23. and May 12., which I wish to be expedited, and I shall shortly be able to make him the additional remittance for the other objects proposed. I salute you with friendship and respect.

Th: Jefferson

PoC (DLC); on verso of reused address cover of James H. McCulloch to TJ, 6 Dec. 1819; at foot of text: “Mr Gibson”; endorsed by TJ.

Gibson’s letter to TJ of may 16, not found, is noted at TJ to Gibson, 22 May 1820.

Index Entries

  • Gibson, Patrick; account with TJ search
  • Gibson, Patrick; and payments made for TJ search
  • Gibson, Patrick; and TJ’s tobacco search
  • Gibson, Patrick; letters to search
  • Richmond, Va.; TJ’s tobacco sold at search
  • Richmond, Va.; tobacco prices at search
  • tobacco; price of in Richmond search
  • tobacco; sale of search
  • Vaughan, John (1756–1841); and payments made for TJ search