To George Jefferson
Washington July 26 1802
On the 21st inst mr Barnes was to remit you 200. D. to be placed to my credit [the funds?] I hope came safely to hand. yours of the [21st] [. . .] probable mr Barnes will [. . .] the 198. D. mr Barnes [. . .] me for an equal sum in Washington. [this] [. . .] (formerly [a friend] to you) [. . .] from Philadelphia [. . .] I hope is arrived and on it’s way with the other things. [. . .] I [desired in] a letter from Philadelphia [. . .] [2 days] [. . .] be forwarded by you with the other articles. [. . .] [that favor] [. . .] also repeat the request of [. . .] my own use, if now [. . .] the 5. Dollars you [. . .] Accept my affectionate esteem
P.S. I will pray you also to send me 5 barrels of R.I. inspected lime, best quality
PrC (MHi); faint; postscript added by TJ in ink; at foot of text: “Mr George Jefferson”; endorsed by TJ in ink on verso.