To John Barnes
Oct. 18. 1802.
Th: Jefferson has occasion to send an hundred dollars to Monticello if mr Barnes can furnish him with them. it would suit best in US. bank or branch bank bills of 10. D each, as they are to be paid out in small parcels. the post goes this afternoon.
TJ received the HUNDRED DOLLARS from Barnes the same day and immediately forwarded it to his daughter Martha (MB description begins James A. Bear, Jr., and Lucia C. Stanton, eds., Jefferson’s Memorandum Books: Accounts, with Legal Records and Miscellany, 1767–1826, Princeton, 1997, The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, Second Series description ends , 2:1084; TJ to Martha Jefferson Randolph, 18 Oct.).