Robert Cary Long, Jr, Book of Common Prayer presented to John Metcalfe

Another proof of Long being our architect. A letter and title page to a Book of Common Prayer presented to John Metcalfe. Metcalfe was a businessman in Fredericksburg in the first half of the 19th century serving as a notary public and book keeper for Farmers Bank as well as President Fredericksburg Aqueduct Company,Commissioner of Revenue and a member Rappahannock Canal Co. among many pursuits. He was elected to the Vestry beginning in 1820 and signed the Broadside about the 3rd Church in 1846 as a warden: