Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Victor Marie Du Pont, 16 July 1804

New York 16 July 1804

Most Respected Sir

We were on the 14th Inst. favored with yours of the 10th. covering a remittance of two hundred & fifty Dollars in a post note on the Branch Bank of this City—Agreablie to your wishes we have now the honor to enclose your own draft at 60 days sight on Messrs. du Pont de Nemours Pere Fils & Co. of Paris for Thirteen hundred & twelve 50/100 Francs, being the full amount of your remittance at the Exchange of 5 25/100 per Dollar.

Permit us to return you our acknowledgements for the favor you confer on us by giving us an opportunity of being servisable to you—and accept the assurance of the high respect with which we have the honor to be

Your Most obt. Servants

V. duPont de Nemours & cie.

DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.

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