From the Board of Trade
[Williamsburg] 2 July 1779. Making up the quantity of tobacco to 3,000 hhds. is probably all the state can afford at this time, although this quantity may not be sufficient. Signed by Whiting and Ambler. Counter-signed: “In council 2. July 1779. Approved Th: Jefferson.”
RC (CSmH). Appears on the same page as TJ’s letter to Board of Trade, 1 July 1779.