Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Jacquelin Ambler, 10 December 1792

From Jacquelin Ambler

Treasury (Virginia) 10th. Decemr. 1792.


Last Evening I received the letter you honored me with, dated the 13th. Ulto., and this Morning I have paid ten thousand Dollars, in part of the second instalment of the Monies voted by our Assembly towards the public Buildings at the Seat of Government of the United States: the residue will be paid, as soon as the state of our Treasury will enable me. I am, with very great esteem & respect, Sir, Your most obt. Servt

J: Ambler

RC (DLC); endorsed by TJ as received 18 Dec. 1792 and so recorded in SJL.

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