Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from John Barnes, 4 January 1819

George Town Coa 4th Jany 1819.

Dear Sir

Permit me to acknowledge your favr of the 21st as it containd 2 Bank Notes for seven dollars in payment for Gales & Seatons acct was 33 Cts over pay—Moreover the pleasure afforded me—in learning your perfect State of health &c—

With repeated assurance of Esteem and respect. your Obedt servant

John Barnes.

PS. I cannot but lament the unfortunate delay whereby, you are deprived receiving the growing Interest and devidends of the late worthy & most respectable friend, (of more than a $1000 per annm)

MHi: Coolidge Collection.

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