Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from John F. Oliveira Fernandes, 30 December 1806

Norfolk Virginia 30th. Decr. 1806.


By directions of our mutual Friend Thos. Newton Esqre. we have Shipped for Richmond directed to Messrs. Gibson & Jefferson one cased qr Cask of sweet wine or Lisbon Malmsey which notwithstanding be allready fined we think it requires to be fined again before to be used & expecting it to your intire Satisfaction we remain with the greatest respect & consideration—

Sir! Your most obedient & hble Servants.

Oliveira, Fernds. &C.

[on verso:]

To 1 Q Cask Sweet Lisbon Wine conty. } $ 66 .
   33 gall: @ $2.
empty qr Cask @ 2 .
Case & Casing 1 .25
Drayage .25
$ 69 .50


MHi: Coolidge Collection.

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