Balto. 13th Octr. 1823
You do the favr. remit me in New York one hundred Dollars, directed to the same person you Direct the letters—I wish this money in order to depart for Italy, to the commission of the University—I should not have troubled you had I been able to sell my sculptures in Richmond—
I would entreat you not fail in this remittance as it will be necessary for me to have the money to go to Italy—
At Richmnd. I spoke to Brockenbrough he promised to remit me 100$ Balto—he has not done it, & I am obliged to borrow money here to go to New. York—
ViW: Jefferson Papers, Tucker-Coleman Collection.