Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to John Barnes, 18 October 1803

To John Barnes

Oct. 18.1 03.

Th: Jefferson having been obliged to send what pocket money he had to Monticello will thank mr Barnes for 25. or 30. D. in small bills.2

RC (ViU: Edgehill-Randolph Papers); addressed: “Mr. Barnes”; endorsed by Barnes. Not recorded in SJL.

TJ’s financial memoranda records that he received $25 from Barnes the same day (MB description begins James A. Bear, Jr., and Lucia C. Stanton, eds., Jefferson’s Memorandum Books: Accounts, with Legal Records and Miscellany, 1767-1826, Princeton, 1997, The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, Second Series description ends , 2:1110).

1Date altered from “17” to “18.”

2Preceding three words and period interlined.

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