From Robert Pollard
Richmond March 3d. 1796
Your favor of the 29th last Month I received by post, and have Subscribed the Thirty dollars Share on each of Mr. Shorts shares in the James River Company, agreeably to Your instructions.
I send you under cover Deeds to Mr. Short for thirteen shares in said Company which I wish safe to hand & am Sir Your Most Obd Servt
|James Heron & Wife to||W Short.||6||Shares|
|Benjn Harrison jr to||do||6|
|Robert Pollard & Wife to||do||1|
RC (DLC: Short Papers); endorsed by TJ as received 11 Mch. 1796 and so recorded in SJL. Enclosures not found.
A 12 Dec. 1796 letter from Pollard to TJ, recorded in SJL as received 16 Dec. 1796, and TJ’s 18 Dec. 1796 reply are both missing.