To Robert Purviance, 24 November 1805 (Abstract)
§ To Robert Purviance. 24 November 1805, Washington. “I inclose a note on the office of D. & D. at Baltimore for 14747/100 dollrs. to replace the advances which you have been so obliging as to make for me on two late importations,1 one from Lisbon the other from Bourdeaux; to which I beg leave to add my thanks.”2
RC (CCamarSJ). 1 p.
2. On 26 Nov. 1805 Purviance acknowledged receipt of $147.47 as payment in full for “Wines &c Imported by him the Brig Robert from Lisbon & the Brig Lyon from Bordeaux” (DLC: Rives Collection, Madison Papers; 1 p.).