Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from John Barnes, 3 September 1807

George Town (Potomac) 3d Sepr 1807


I hasten to acknolege receipt, and answer the Presidents Esteemed favr. 29th. Ulto. recd yesterday! inclosing your Bank Check in my favr. dated the 5th Instant for $1590—to be Applied as Specified, which will be strictly Attended to—

And lest thro Accident of the post from hence of the 5th. might prevent the Presidents receiving the inclosed $690—by the 8th. I have availed myself of the two days—in the Hope of your receiving it on or before the 8th. so as not to detain the Presidts. intended—fatiguing Journey—to Bedford—With great Respect & Esteem I have the Honor to be, Sir—your very Obedt. Servant

John Barnes.

Notes viz.
 7. of 20 140
 1— 50
 5. 100 500 $ 690
13. Register with JB.


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