Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to John Barnes, 24 June 1795

To John Barnes

Monticello June 24. 1795.


Having made another purchase of James river canal shares for Mr. Short, I have this day drawn on you in favor of Mr. Robert Pollard for twelve hundred and seventy two dollars and a half at 30. days sight which be pleased to honor.

Your favor of June 14. came to hand last night. I am with esteem Sir Your most obedt. servt

Th: Jefferson

PrC (MHi); at foot of text: “Mr. John Barnes”; endorsed in ink by TJ.

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