§ From William Pennock
12 September 1804, Norfolk. “At the request of our Deputy Collector I have Enterd some Wines &ce for you & Mr Gallatin Imported in the Brige Maria from Bordeaux.1
“They are forwarded by Capn. Butler & enclosd you have an Account of the Expences.2
“I shall at all times be happy in rendering you or the Secretary of the Treasury any Services in my power.”
RC and enclosure (DLC). RC 1 p.; docketed by JM, “Lee Wm. / June 20. 1804 / Pennock.” For enclosure, see n. 2.
1. See William Lee to JM, 20 June 1804, PJM-SS description begins Robert J. Brugger et al., eds., The Papers of James Madison: Secretary of State Series (7 vols. to date; Charlottesville, Va., 1986–). description ends , 7:344–45.
2. The enclosure (1 p.) is an 11 Sept. 1804 bill for freight, primage, duties, and drayage for “sundry Goods fm. Bordeaux,” amounting to $53.88.