From Thomas Jefferson
Philadelphia, July 13, 1792. “Permit me to request the favor of you to cause a warrant to be issued on the Treasurer of the United States payable to George Taylor Junior1 to the amount of five hundred and twenty dollars for defraying the contingent expences of the Department of State.”
Letterpress copy, Thomas Jefferson Papers, Library of Congress; LC, Papers of the Continental Congress, National Archives.
1. Taylor was chief clerk of the Department of State.