From Tench Coxe
Treasury Department, Revenue Office, January 10, 1795. “… a payment of about fifteen hundred Dollars is desired by Mr. Samuel Richards of Philadelphia upon his contract for Iron carriage wheels….”1
LC, RG 75, Letters of Tench Coxe, Commissioner of the Revenue, Relating to the Procurement of Military, Naval, and Indian Supplies, National Archives.
1. On January 12, 1795, Warrant No. 4440 for fifteen hundred dollars was issued to Richards (D, RG 217, Miscellaneous Treasury Accounts, 1790–1894, Account No. 6705, National Archives).