Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to George Washington, 25 March 1793

To George Washington

Mar. 25. 1793.

The Director of the mint having given in to the Secretary of state a general statement of the monies hitherto received for the mint, to wit 15,000 Dollars from the Treasury, and 170.25 D. the proceeds of certain articles sold, as also of the expenditures of the mint amounting to 16,233.46 D. with an application for a further sum of 5000. Dollars the same are respectfully laid before the President.

Th: Jefferson

RC (DNA: RG 59, MLR); endorsed by Tobias Lear. PrC (DLC); overwritten by a later hand. Tr (Lb in DNA: RG 59, SDC). Enclosure: David Rittenhouse to TJ, 25 Mch. 1793, and enclosure. Recorded in SJPL.

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