Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Ferdinand Grand, 10 October [1785]

From Ferdinand Grand

10 Oct. [1785]. Encloses a letter received this date from Amsterdam, “d’après laquelle il ne paroit pas qu’il y ait des ordres des Commissaires.”

RC (DLC); 2 p.; in French; addressed to TJ in Paris at the “Cul de Sac Thaitbout”; endorsed. Enclosure (DLC): Copy of Willem & Jan Willink and Nicolas & Jacob van Staphorst to Grand, 6 Oct. 1785, informing him that they have not yet received instructions from the Commissioners of the Treasury to make available “au moins d’une partie des fonds que le Congrès pouroit avoir besoin pour satisfaire leurs engagemens avec le Tresor Royal”; but advising him that he will be notified as soon as orders arrive.

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