Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to Jacob Gerrit Diriks, 15 June 1789

To Jacob Gerrit Diriks

Paris June 15. 1789.


In answer to your favor of the 7th. instant I have the honor to inform you that such foreign officers only are to be paid here as are named in a list sent from the Treasury board and that on examination of that list I do not observe your name on it. There are 33 persons in it, but I am not able to say to what corps they belonged. I have the honor to be Sir Your most obedt. humble servt.,

Th: Jefferson

PrC (DLC).

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