Thomas Jefferson Papers

Jefferson’s Account of Expenses, with Order on Treasurer, 31 May 1784

Jefferson’s Account of Expenses, with Order on Treasurer

The Commonwealth of Virginia to Th: Jefferson Dr.
1783. Dollars
Oct. 25. —Nov. 3. To travelling to Prince-town 10 days.   80.
To attending on Congress from Nov. 4. to Mar. 11. inclus. 190 Days 1520.
Sep. 30. By cash by Colo. Monroe
    13. guineas = 60⅔ Dollars
     7. Louis = 32 Doll.
Feb. 14. By Mr. Harrison’s bill on Holker for  433⅓
Mar. 6. By do. on do. for  333⅓
Apr. 30. By do. on Morris for  333⅓
May 11. My my draught in favor Jas. Madison esqr.  407⅓


Annapolis May 11. 1784.

Be pleased to pay to James Madison esq. four hundred and seven dollars and one third, being the balance due to me as one of the delegates in Congress for the Commonwealth of Virginia, and you will oblige Sir Your very humble servt.,

Th: Jefferson

The Honble Jaquelin Ambler

Treasurer of Virginia

RC (Vi); endorsed: “Delegt. Thos. Jefferson May 31. 1784 £480.” Not recorded in SJL, but see TJ to Madison, May 1784.

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