Thomas Jefferson Papers

Enclosure: Account of John Hollins with University of Virginia, [ca. 3 September 1819]


Account of John Hollins with University of Virginia

[ ca. 3 Sept. 1819 ]

26  June 1819 To cash—see above receipt 90
30 To Do—passage money Do 280
 Boat hire & permit to Custom Ho 1 .20
 B Williamson—Tavern bill 18
15 July  Mr Appleton’s Dft 444 :41
3 Septr  Custom house—duties &c 16 .06
849 :67
July 16 By remittance received from W. C. Nicholas } 840
9 :67
   Postage—say  33
   due John Hollins $10

MS (ViU: PP); on verso of address leaf of covering letter and subjoined to its other two enclosures; entirely in Hollins’s hand; undated.

On 1 July 1819 the Baltimore innkeeper Basil williamson sent Hollins a bill for lodging Giacomo Raggi and Michele Raggi. The charges, for 24–26 June 1819, totaled $18 and included meals, lodging, and $2 for a “Bottle clarrett” (MS in ViU: TJP; in an unidentified hand, with notice of payment having been received written and signed on Williamson’s behalf by William Inskeep; endorsed in a second unidentified hand).

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