To Thomas Jefferson1
[Philadelphia, March 31, 1793]
Mr. Hamilton presents his Compliments to Mr. Jefferson. The warrant for the sum in question will be forwarded to him tomorrow.2 Mr. J may therefore count on finding the money ready to pay for the bills which he may engage, as early as he pleases tomorrow.
AL, Thomas Jefferson Papers, Library of Congress.
2. In a report dated April 18, 1793, on “his proceeding of the present year for transferring to Europe the annual fund of 40,000 Dollars appropriated to the department of state,” Jefferson stated that “he received from the Secretary of the Treasury Mar. 31. a warrant on the Treasurer for 39,500 Dollars” (ADS, RG 59, Miscellaneous Letters of the Department of State, National Archives).