From David Gelston
New York July 11th. 1810
Your letter of 29th ultimo with $20. I have recieved, the box of hams I have forwarded to Chancellor Livingston. The sundry payments made are stated at foot, receipts enclosed, the bal: $2.46 will remain in your favor in Y/a. My son says he does not recollect the cost of the book it was however a mere trifle, very truly yours
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RC and enclosures (DLC). Enclosures are receipts from Joseph P. Meeks for $1.50 for freight of hams and from John Latham for $10 for a subscription to the N.Y. Mercantile Advertiser.