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Enclosure: Thomas Jefferson’s Account with Gibson & Jefferson for Flour Sales, 13 April 1818

Enclosure

Account with Gibson & Jefferson for Flour Sales

Sales of Flour made on acct Thos Jefferson Esqr

1818
Feby 6th to A & J Otis 60d/– 50 bls srfine 10½ $ 525 .—
17 Edwd Williams cash 46 483 .—
Mar 24 Robertson & Dyer 60d/– 81 $769. 50
30 fine 9 270. 1039 .50 .
207 $ 2047 .50 .
Charges
Fret on 157 bls flour 4/– $104. 67
Toll on 207  21.56 Inspn  4.141 } 28. 80
Coope 3.10
storage on do 9d 25. 87
Commn on $2047.50 at 2½ pr ct 51. 19
 Expences on 1 bls light  . 40
210 .93 .
Nt proceeds $ 1836 .57 .
             EE Richmond 13 Apl 1818
Signed Patrick Gibson

on hand this day 40 bls sfine which I have offered at $8½.

MS (MHi); subjoined to covering letter, with second enclosure subjoined; in same hand as address cover of covering letter.

srfine: “superfine.” ee: “Errors Excepted.”

1Manuscript: “414.”

Index Entries

  • Asa & Joseph Otis (Richmond firm); buys TJ’s flour search
  • flour; at Richmond search
  • flour; sale of search
  • Gibson, Patrick; and TJ’s flour search
  • Gibson & Jefferson (Richmond firm); account with TJ search
  • Gibson & Jefferson (Richmond firm); flour sold for TJ search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Business & Financial Affairs; Account with Gibson & Jefferson for Flour Sales search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Business & Financial Affairs; sells flour search
  • Richmond, Va.; flour shipped to search
  • Robertson & Dyer (firm); buys TJ’s flour search
  • Williams, Edward; buys TJ’s flour search