Thomas Jefferson Papers

George S. Gibson (for Patrick Gibson) to Thomas Jefferson, 10 June 1820

From George S. Gibson (for Patrick Gibson)

Richmond 10th June 1820


Since mine of the 2nd Inst1 I have received on your acct 5 Bbls Flour from Mr Cradock & a promise of 15 more;—The market price is now from 3⅞ to 4$ I am

Yours Respectfully
Patrick Gibson
Pr George S Gibson

RC (DLC); entirely in George S. Gibson’s hand; endorsed by TJ as a letter from Patrick Gibson received 16 June 1820 and so recorded in SJL. RC (DLC); address cover only; with PoC of TJ to John H. James, 7 July 1820, on verso; addressed in a clerk’s hand: “Thomas Jefferson Esquire Monticello,” with “Milton” added in another hand; franked; postmarked Richmond, 10 June.

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  • boats; carriage to and from Richmond search
  • Craddock (Cradock), John (boatman); boats of transport goods search
  • flour; price of search
  • flour; transported to Richmond search
  • Gibson, George Sanderson; as clerk for P. Gibson search
  • Gibson, George Sanderson; letters from search
  • Gibson, Patrick; and TJ’s flour search
  • Gibson, Patrick; letters from search
  • Richmond, Va.; boat carriage to and from search
  • Richmond, Va.; flour prices at search