Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Van Staphorst & Hubbard, 26 November 1792

From Van Staphorst & Hubbard

Amsterdam the 26 November 1792


Immediately on receipt of your esteemed favor of 10 Ulto. We paid unto Messrs. W. & J. Willink, and N. & J. Van Staphorst & Hubbard Holld. Cy. ƒ2221.14. for your account, which they place to credit of the United States, and inclose you their Receipt for same.

We beg you will not put yourself to any the least Inconvenience, to reimburse the Advance We are in for you, We assuring you, It is perfectly at your Service, and that We are glad your Confidence in our Disposition to oblige you, induced you to apply to us on the Subject.

Ever happy, in availing ourselves of all Opportunities, to evince our desire to render you the agreeable Offices in our Power, We are with the greatest Esteem and Respect Sir Your most obd hble Servt

N. & J. Van Staphorst & Hubbard

RC (DLC); at foot of text: “Thos. Jefferson Esqr. Philadelphia”; endorsed by TJ as received 4 Mch. 1793 and so recorded in SJL. Enclosure: Receipt signed by Willink, Van Staphorst & Hubbard, Amsterdam, 23 Nov. 1792 (MS in DLC).

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