Adams Papers

To John Adams from Jan Willink, 22 April 1793

Amsterdam 22d April 1793


The Secretary of State having requested us to forward to him a Note of the several payments which we have made on Account of the United States, by the directions of their several Ministers and other Agents in Europe, we accordingly furnish him with the same, and as many of the said payments were made by Order of your Excellency for which we have no receipts, we have particularized each of that description in the Margin of the said Note, and we herewith hand your Excellency a List thereof, that you may, if neccessary, explain to the Secretary the purposes for which the said Sums were received, which will be a justification sufficient for us—

We had the honor to inform your Excellency on the 19 October last that Your obligation No. 1026 was drawn a prize of, & we now Credit you for the same, say for

-- ƒ1000.. 0..0
And also for 4 coupons each ƒ50 }
 due March last 350.. 0..0
Being in all to yr Exls. Credit —ƒ1350.. 0..0
And we Debit you for an obligation
in the Loan of 1st June of 4 per Cent
Say No. 428—at 96 per Ct..— ƒ960.. 0—
———P Mo: Interest 26..13—
In all to your Excells. Debit ƒ986.13. 0

Of all of which you will be pleased to take due note, We shall be at all times happy to shew ourselves with sincere Esteem / Sir Your mo: obedt. & hble Servt.

Wilhem & Jan Willink

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