Thomas Jefferson Papers

Patrick Gibson to Thomas Jefferson, 12 September 1820

From Patrick Gibson

Richmond 12 Septr 1820


I have recd your favor of the 6th Inst inclosing your note for $1378. for the renewal of one in the Va Bk due this day—in my letter of the 17 July I informed you that this note had then been reduced to $1307. and as it must now be renewed for $1240. of course the note you inclosed will not answer the purpose but having still the one last sent, in blank, I am enabled to accomplish it.—the next renewal in November will be for $1180.—Annexed is a statement of your acct balanced by $262.72 in my favor

Yours respectfully

(signed) Patrick Gibson

RC (DLC); entirely in a clerk’s hand; between dateline and salutation: “Thomas Jefferson Esqre”; enclosure on verso; endorsed by TJ as received 3 Oct. 1820 and so recorded in SJL; with notation by TJ at foot of verso:

“1378 :1307 :1240 :1180 :
71 67 60.”

Index Entries

  • Bank of Virginia (Richmond); TJ’s loan from search
  • Gibson, Patrick; account with TJ search
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  • Jefferson, Thomas; Business & Financial Affairs; loan from Bank of Virginia search