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Thomas Munroe’s Account of Public Expenditures, 27 June 1803

Thomas Munroe’s Account of Public Expenditures

Expenditures on the Capitol

1803
April For Lime 596. 17
" Sand 100. 80
" Laborers & carters 75. 30
" Surveyor’s Salary on accot. 141. 66
       913 93
May " Lumber 595  91
" Lime 742. 87
" Laborers & carters 417. 53
" Masons 491. 29
" Carpenters 91. 06
" Bricks 126.
" Pulling down old wall 229. 80
" Black Smith’s work 20. 02
" Cleaning Well & repairing pump 45.
" Surveyor’s Salary on account 141. 66
" B H Latrobe’s drafts for materials } 500.
 particulars not known
" Free stone & cutting it, on accot. 1,000.
" Sundry small articles 65. 10
       4,466 24
June " Lime 334. 11
 
" Lumber 134. 83
" Sand 122. 40
" Scaffold poles 415. 63
" Bricks 207. 94
" Free Stone & cutting it on Acct. 1000 
       2,214 91
Ds 7,595 08

NB. Foundation stone pay rolls for June &c, estimated at about $1,700, not included in the above, no Accounts thereof having been rendered—


Expended on the High ways

In March 1803 for Trees $76.33
 Labour 55.83 132.16
April   " for Trees 68.50
boxing Do 448.50
Labour & Carts 423.44 940.44
May   " for Labour & Carts   330.70
Ds: 1,403.30

27th June 1803

Thomas Munroe

MS (DLC); in Munroe’s hand and signed by him; endorsed by TJ: “Capitol. Accounts 1803. Apr. May. part of June.”

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