Thomas Jefferson Papers

Statement of Account with David Gelston, 22 October 1803

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
dollars— 55.62

New York Octo. 22d. 1803—

David Gelston

[Note by John Barnes:]

paid per draft on B B Ny.
& inclosed in J B. Letter.
to Mr Gelston 27 Oct 1803
} Entd 189—

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.”

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