Caroline Tufton (Barham) to Martha Jefferson (Randolph)

we shall certainly wear black Gowns,1 and Rouge, we will call at 1/2. past five. Adieu

RC (Privately owned); undated; on a piece of paper folded into an enclosing square small enough to conceal within the palm of a hand; addressed: “À Mademoiselle Mlle: Jefferson.”
1After receipt, Randolph placed an “x” before preceding two words and noted “court mourning” below the message.
Author
Caroline Tufton Barham
Date Range
Date
December 31, 1789
Collection
Repository
Privately owned