To John Barnes
Th: Jefferson will be obliged to mr Barnes for 20. or 30. D. in small bills.
Jan. 6. 1802. [i.e. 1803]
RC (ViU: Edgehill-Randolph Papers); addressed: “Mr. Barnes”; notation by Barnes: “sent $30—pr Mr Dougherty”; endorsed by Barnes as a letter of 6 Jan. 1803. Not recorded in SJL.
In his financial memoranda, TJ recorded the receipt of $30 from Barnes on 6 Jan. 1803 (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 , 2:1090).