Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from George Elliott, 14 February 1781

From George Elliott

Petersburg, 14 Feb. 1781. By a letter from TJ of 6 Dec. 1780, Elliott was directed to furnish wagons for the purpose of moving Col. [John] Green’s troops to the south; he received from Capt. Thomas Claiborne a wagon and three horses valued at £12,350 Virginia currency, and gave Claiborne a certificate therefor.

RC (Vi); 2 p.; addressed; endorsed (in part): “charged 15th. feby 81.”

TJ’s letter to Elliott of 6 Dec. 1780 has not been found.

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