Thomas Jefferson Papers

Enclosure: Account from Sale of Thomas Jefferson’s Flour, 2 July 1811

Enclosure

Account from Sale of Thomas Jefferson’s Flour

Sales of 54 Barrels flour made on account of Thomas Jefferson Esqr

June 24th 1811 To Wm Mackenzie for Jno Leslies note at 60 days vzt

  49 Barrels Superfine at 9$ 441.—
 5  fine     42 50
  $483.50
Charges
 toll on 54 Bbls  $5.62½
 Storage  4.50
 Coopg 105 Inspection 108  2.13
 freight 45 Barrels  30.—
 Commission on 483.50 at 2½ perCt  12. 8  54.33½
$429.17
EE1

MS (MHi); in James Ligon’s hand.

1Abbreviation for “errors excepted.”

Index Entries

  • flour; price of search
  • flour; sale of search
  • Gibson & Jefferson (Richmond firm); flour sold for TJ search
  • Jefferson, George (TJ’s cousin); Account from Sale of TJ’s Flour search
  • Jefferson, George (TJ’s cousin); sells TJ’s flour search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Business & Financial Affairs; Account from Sale of TJ’s Flour search
  • Lesslie, John; and TJ’s flour search
  • Ligon, James; clerk for Gibson & Jefferson search
  • McKenzie, William; purchases TJ’s flour search
  • Richmond, Va.; flour prices at search