Thomas Jefferson Papers

David Isaacs to Thomas Jefferson, [30 March 1822]

From David Isaacs

[30 Mar. 1822]

62½ Beef—7 Cents—$4–37½ for Mr Jefferson

RC (MHi); written on a small scrap; undated; endorsed by TJ: “Isaacs Dav. Mar. 30. 22. 4.37½”; with penciled calculation on recto, probably by TJ, subtracting 5.62½ from 10 to get 4.37½, and additional notation by TJ beneath endorsement: “Apr. 17. 22. pd cash.”

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