Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to George Jefferson, 26 July 1802

To George Jefferson

Washington July 26 1802

Dear Sir

On the 21st inst mr Barnes was to remit you 200. D. to be placed to my credit [the funds?] I hope came safely to hand. yours of the [21st] [. . .] probable mr Barnes will [. . .] the 198. D. mr Barnes [. . .] me for an equal sum in Washington. [this] [. . .] (formerly [a friend] to you) [. . .] from Philadelphia [. . .] I hope is arrived and on it’s way with the other things. [. . .] I [desired in] a letter from Philadelphia [. . .] [2 days] [. . .] be forwarded by you with the other articles. [. . .] [that favor] [. . .] also repeat the request of [. . .] my own use, if now [. . .] the 5. Dollars you [. . .] Accept my affectionate esteem

Th: Jefferson

P.S. I will pray you also to send me 5 barrels of R.I. inspected lime, best quality

PrC (MHi); faint; postscript added by TJ in ink; at foot of text: “Mr George Jefferson”; endorsed by TJ in ink on verso.

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