Thomas Jefferson Papers

Bernard Peyton to Thomas Jefferson, 21 January 1822

From Bernard Peyton

Richd 21 Jany 1822

Dear sir

Agreeable to your request have this day fordd check for $15.91 to Johnathan Thompson of New York on your ℀ & will also send the amt of Mr McCulloch’s bill if rendered—   The Books from New York are on the way round, those from Balto: are not yet heard from, when they are recd, no time shall be lost in forwarding them on to you—

I have not yet recd your Flour, or a remittance from Mr Pleasants, this tho’ is no reason why I should not accept the dft: you speak of having drawn on me for $231 at 60 Days—it shall be done with pleasure—

With great respect Dr sir Your Mo: Obd: Servt:

Bernard Peyton

RC (MHi); dateline at foot of text; endorsed by TJ as received 24 Jan. 1822 and so recorded in SJL.

Index Entries

  • Jefferson, Thomas; Books & Library; works sent to search
  • McCulloch, James Hugh (father of James H. McCulloh); collector at Baltimore search
  • Monticello (TJ’s Albemarle Co. estate); flour from search
  • Peyton, Bernard; and books for TJ search
  • Peyton, Bernard; and payments to TJ search
  • Peyton, Bernard; and TJ’s flour search
  • Peyton, Bernard; letters from search
  • Peyton, Bernard; payments made for TJ search
  • Pleasants, James; and W. Ronald’s estate search
  • Ronald, William; estate of search
  • Thompson, Jonathan; as collector at New York search