Philadelphia 13 July 1804
Agreeably to your orders of the 24 Ulto I have shipped on board the Schooner Caroline one box of glass 12 by 15. contg. 77 lights. addressed to Messr. Gibson & Jefferson in Richmond, requesting them to hold the same at your disposal The cost is $19.45. inclusive of porterage on board.
No other opportunity offering to forward it sooner, I am sorry for the unavoidable delay, and remain respectfully
Your Excellencys Most Hble. Servt
MHi: Coolidge Collection.