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Bureau Refugees F. and A.L.
Office Supt. St. Mary's County
Leonardtown Md. April 18th 1867

Rev. J. Kimball
Supt. of Schools     Sir:

I have the honor to state that I can get land and that the colored people will no doubt be able to put up a school house on it at this place  Lumber &c being furnished.

I would respectfully request you to furnish me a plan for the building size &c  I think there are scholars enough for two schools and think it would be well to build two rooms  I think there are spare window frames and sash at Freedmans Village.  There is some old lumber here (scantling &c) for which  they ask $22 per M.

Please suggest where and how materials can 
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