Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Jacob H. Walker to Nelson Barksdale, 20 March 1819

Smyrna Stat of Delaware 1819 March 20th


I Recived your publick Cashen in the publick neuse paper staten that you wanted house Carpentrs to Bild the university neare in Virginia Charlottsville and the times you menchen on the prise work is Mathea Carcy house Carpents Book of prises and I will work ate teenty five percent advance on his Book of prses as the prises is advance heare and I Can Be well Recomended By the first men in this stat If you see proper to give me the work and I will engeg to Be fathelful to the work and If you Rite me wourd I will send you a letter of Rcomendashen amedently and you must Rite me wourd what the prise of Bouard is By the week and I Can Coume an amedently if it is not neseary to see aney moure ate present not till I git your Letter

Jacob H Walker


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