To John Barnes
Nov. 3. 03.
Mr. Dinsmore is arrived here from Monticello on his way to see his brother at Baltimore, and asks for 40. Dollars in Philadelphia bills if to be had, which I must pray you to accomodate him with. he will call on you to-day. affectionate salutations.
RC (MHi); endorsed by Barnes: “Mr Dinsmore 3d Nov 1803 $40.” Not recorded in SJL.
TJ noted in his financial records that on this day he gave James dinsmore an order on Barnes for $40 (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 , 2:1111).