National Archives, Kew CO48/45, 500
August 2nd 1819
We have taken the liberty of addressing you by stating our wish to go to the Cape of Good Hope.
John BERGMAN by trade a printer, born in North America, and well acquainted with the new settlements; has a wife with 5 children
John RICHARDS, likewise a printer, born in England, has been a length of time in the East, and has a wife with 3 children
The favor of an answer addressed to John RICHARDS, 6 Bangor Court, Shoe Lane will meet with immediate attention.