From Jonathan Williams, Jr.
ALS: American Philosophical Society
Nantes March. 1. 1781
Dear & hond sir.
M. de Chaumont has written to me consenting to the appropriation of the officers Cloathing to the public Accot agreeable to your desire and I have accordingly paid the amount of the Invoices £25970.6 by my 2 drafts on you—Viz.
|23810.19.10||@ 10 days sight to the order of M Chaumont &|
|2159. 6. 2||@ do to my order both marked HO|
25970. 6. 0 which please to honour & this Object will be thereby balanced & terminated.
I am ever most dutifully & most affectionately Yours
Jona Williams J
Endorsed: Officers Cloathing drawn for
Notation: J Williams March 1st 1781