From Tench Coxe
Revenue Office, January 3d. 1793.
In compliance with the direction in your letter of the 2d. instant,1 I have the honor to inform you that the following persons are employed in this office.
|William Barton, principal||Clerk||at||800||Dollars Annm.|
|Michael Gitts, Messenger & Office keeper||200|
The Establishment of this Office having been made at a stage of the last session,2 when there was not time to place the Clerks upon as good a footing as the legislature have been pleased to ordain in regard to the others, I take occasion to observe that at a convenient opportunity I could wish in Justice to the persons employed it may be submitted to Congress.
I have the honor to be with great respect Sir, your most Obt. Servant
Commissr. of the Revenue
The Secretary of the Treasury.
LC, RG 58, Letters of Commissioner of Revenue, 1792–1793, National Archives.
1. Letter not found.