Thomas Jefferson Papers

Thomas Jefferson’s Notes on Wine Consumption, 15 February–21 July 1816

Notes on Wine Consumption

1816. Wines
Feb. 15. recd quarter
 cask Port wine
} 120. bottles have lasted 156. days which is 3. bottles in 4. days. it is probable the other wine used in same time makes it up 1. bottle a day, or 400. bottles a year.
July 21. it is out

MS (MHi); entirely in TJ’s hand.

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