Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to George Muter, 23 November 1780

To George Muter

In Council Novr. 23d. 1780.

The Board agrees to give Capt. Groer a Guinea ⅌ Month for each person they shall put under him to be taught the duties and operations of a Laboratory, but if the number shall exceed four, no more than four Guineas a Month.

Tr (Vi); quoted in Muter’s letter to Groar of this date entered in War Office Letter Book.

Capt. Groar (whose name is variously spelled) has not been further identified, but see TJ to Muter, 4? Feb. 1781.

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