From Tench Coxe1
Treasury Department, Revenue Office, November 19, 1794. “It appears by the enclosed receipt that Mr. Joel Gibbs has dld.…132 Hats for wh he is to be paid at the rate of 102 cents hat. I have the honor to request that a Wart. for 134 Drs 64/100 may be issued in his favor.…”2
LC, RG 75, Letters of Tench Coxe, Commissioner of the Revenue, Relating to the Procurements of Military, Naval, and Indian Supplies, National Archives.
2. On November 20, 1794, Warrant No. 4261 for $134.64 was issued to Gibbs (D, RG 217, Miscellaneous Treasury Accounts, 1790–1894, Account No. 6922, National Archives).