Thomas Jefferson Papers

Enclosure: Thomas Jefferson’s Account with Joseph Milligan, [ca. 2 December 1811]


Account with Joseph Milligan

Thomas Jefferson Esqr

In a/c with Joseph Milligan

1809  June 17  To Binding 2 Oc State papers 1.25   }
Half ditto Journal House Rep  .50
Ditto Ditto  senate  50
Ditto 1 folio Vol state papers 1.50
Binding 2 Volume A Gardener 1
July 5  To 2 Nautical Almanacs  2.50
28  To 1 Ream H Pres’d paper & expences  8.12½
1810 February  3  To 1 Sett Parents Assistant  3 00
1811 May 14  To 1 Edgeworths Moral Tales (Ex)  4 
1 Modern Griselda  1 75
1 Humboldts New spain  51
To 3 Volumes American Ornithology  36 

MS (DLC: TJ Papers, 195:34736); in Milligan’s hand; undated; endorsed by TJ: “Milligan Joseph pd Mar. 15. 12.”

a gardener: either John Gardiner and David Hepburn, The American Gardener, containing ample directions for working a Kitchen Garden, Every Month in the Year (Washington, 1804; Sowerby, description begins E. Millicent Sowerby, comp., Catalogue of the Library of Thomas Jefferson, 1952–59, 5 vols. description ends no. 809), or McMahon, Gardener’s Calendar.

1Reworked from “2.”

Index Entries

  • almanacs, nautical; TJ purchases search
  • American Ornithology (A. Wilson) search
  • books; bound for TJ search
  • children; books for search
  • Edgeworth, Maria; Moral Tales for young people search
  • Edgeworth, Maria; The Modern Griselda: A Tale search
  • Edgeworth, Maria; The Parent’s Assistant; or, Stories for Children search
  • Essai politique sur le royaume de la Nouvelle-Espagne (Humboldt) search
  • gardening; books on search
  • Gardiner, John; The American Gardener search
  • Hepburn, David; The American Gardener search
  • Humboldt, Friedrich Wilhelm Heinrich Alexander, Baron von; Essai politique sur le royaume de la Nouvelle-Espagne search
  • Journal of the House of Representatives of the United States search
  • Journal of the Senate of the United States search
  • McMahon, Bernard; The American Gardener’s Calendar search
  • Milligan, Joseph; account with TJ search
  • Milligan, Joseph; binds books for TJ search
  • Moral Tales for young people (M. Edgeworth) search
  • The American Gardener (J. Gardiner and D. Hepburn) search
  • The American Gardener’s Calendar (B. McMahon) search
  • The Modern Griselda: A Tale (Edgeworth) search
  • The Nautical Almanac and Astronomical Ephemeris (J. Garnett); sent to TJ search
  • The Parent’s Assistant; or, Stories for Children (Edgeworth) search
  • United States; state papers and public documents search
  • Wilson, Alexander; American Ornithology search