Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Presolle, 18 November 1786

From Presolle

Paris, 18 Nov. 1786. Transmits receipt for payment for cartridge boxes, fittings, and arms purchased for the state of Virginia and shipped on 16 July, 8 and 13 Sep. 1786; the order has received careful attention and should be satisfactory; if further supplies are needed, requests that he be honored with the order.

RC (Vi); 2 p.; endorsed by TJ, in part: “Presolle.” Enclosure (Vi); 2 p.; endorsed by TJ:

“2000 sets @ 7livre tournois.16 [15773]
1406 @ 7 .16  11098–10
3406  26871–10”;

certified, 9 Dec. 1789, by J. Latil, in part: “I do Certify that the above receipt acknowledges payment made by Mr. Jefferson.”

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