Statement of Account with David Gelston
Thomas Jefferson President U.S.
To David Gelston Dr
|Augt. 29th||for cash pd. duties on one case of wine||3.75|
|permits carting & storing||1|
|carting & storing nuts||62|
|Oct: 8.||pd. duties on 10 cases wine||23.80|
|permits & carting||90|
|pd. freight from Bordeaux||25.55|
New York Octo. 22d. 1803—
[Note by John Barnes:]
|paid draft on B B Ny.
& inclosed in J B. Letter.
to Mr Gelston 27 Oct 1803
MS (ViU); in Gelston’s hand, with note in Barnes’s hand; endorsed on verso by Barnes: “David Gelston Esqr: Collector N York for Duties & freight &ca on Wine & Nuts from Bordeaux 27 Oct. 1803 $55.62.”