Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Robert Pollard, 3 March 1796

From Robert Pollard

Richmond March 3d. 1796


Your favor of the 29th last Month I received by post, and have Subscribed the Thirty dollars per 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

Robert Pollard

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.

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