Thomas Jefferson Papers

Bernard Peyton to Thomas Jefferson, 10 April 1821

From Bernard Peyton

10 Apl 1821

Dear sir

By Mr. Johnson’s Boat you will receve 1 Bll Seed Corn left with me by Jno Ayres & Co of this City—

Very respectfully

B. Peyton

RC (MHi); dateline at foot of text; addressed: “Mr Thos Jefferson Monticello”; endorsed by TJ as received 15 Apr. 1821 from Richmond and so recorded in SJL.

Index Entries

  • boats; carriage to and from Richmond search
  • corn; seed sent to TJ search
  • John Ayers & Company (Richmond firm); and corn for TJ search
  • Johnson, Mr. (boatman); transports goods search
  • Peyton, Bernard; and goods for TJ search
  • Peyton, Bernard; letters from search
  • Richmond, Va.; boat carriage to and from search
  • seeds; corn search