Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Grand & Cie., 10 July 1788

From Grand & Cie.

Paris, 10 July 1788. Acknowledge receipt from TJ of reimbursement of 2400,livre tournois advanced to Paradise on TJ’s order, by draft on Willink & Van Staphorst of 2 July 1788 for ƒ2291.13.8 Banco.

RC (DLC); endorsed on recto by TJ: “Paradise John. Note of June 24. 1788. for 2400.livre tournois” and, on verso, “Mr. Grand’s receipt for 2400.livre tournois” This receipt is written on verso of Paradise’s acknowledgment, of which only the following remains: “… on Thursday May 29th. 1788, upon the same bill of three hundred pounds sterling, Mr. Paradise gratefully‥‥”

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