Jefferson’s Account of Expenses, with Order on Treasurer
|The Commonwealth of Virginia to Th: Jefferson Dr.|
|Oct. 25.||—Nov. 3. To travelling to Prince-town 10 days.||80.|
|To attending on Congress from Nov. 4. to Mar. 11. inclus. 190 Days||1520.|
|Sep. 30.||By cash by Colo. Monroe
13. guineas = 60⅔ Dollars
7. Louis = 32 Doll.
|Feb. 14.||By||Mr. Harrison’s bill||on Holker||for||433⅓|
|Mar. 6.||By||do.||on do.||for||333⅓|
|Apr. 30.||By||do.||on Morris||for||333⅓|
|May 11.||My my draught in favor Jas. Madison esqr.||407⅓|
Annapolis May 11. 1784.
Be pleased to pay to James Madison esq. four hundred and seven dollars and one third, being the balance due to me as one of the delegates in Congress for the Commonwealth of Virginia, and you will oblige Sir Your very humble servt.,
The Honble Jaquelin Ambler
Treasurer of Virginia
RC (Vi); endorsed: “Delegt. Thos. Jefferson May 31. 1784 £480.” Not recorded in SJL, but see TJ to Madison, May 1784.