Philad. 23 June 1820
Mr Patrick Gibson has desired me to draw upon him for 7[. . .] for 444.Ds which I have done I shall expect your Special Directions for the appropriation of it—
I have the pleasure of inclosing an extract made from a letter I have recd from M. Dessaussure under date 5 May—which cannot fail being of a very Satisfactory nature to all who have advocated his cause, particularly to you who knew & fully appreciated his Merit—He has just arrived in Good health & returns in the fall
PS Upon refering to your favor of 22 April I observe that 444$ are to be remd to Thos Appleton Leghorn The 206$ for Marseilles are not yet recd
MHi: Coolidge Collection.