From Joseph Whipple
Portsmouth, New Hampshire, September 13, 1790. “Inclosed herewith is the Weekly return of Money recd and paid … to the 11th. instant. Your letter dated the 17th. August1 mentions the rect. of my ‘Letter of the 23 July with a paid draught No. 325 of the Treasurer of the United States’ … it is erroneous, no bill of that No. having been paid by me.…”
LC, RG 36, Collector of Customs at Portsmouth, Letters Sent, 1790–1791, National Archives.
1. Letter not found.