Custom House Balto Decr 23 1819
The goods recd for you, to my care from Marseilles, were forwarded to Richmond yesterday by the Schr Spartan J Crighton Master, directed to Mr Gibson & notice given him by letter through the mail.
|The amt of duties, freight &c—follow.|
|Wine||in cask 56 glls @||15Cts||Dr||8.40|
|in bottles 65||30||19.50|
|Bottles 342 @ 1 Cts||3.42|
|Raisins 50 lbs||3||1.50|
|Value & charges Macaroni fr39.72–12th/w 10Ct = D8.00 @ 15 Ct||1.20|
|Oil in bottles||48.||}||Fr81.15th/w 10Ct = 89.26 = D17.00 @ 30||5.10|
|Freight pd T Tenant owner Bg Lady Monroe||D24.75||}||26.50|
|Draya portera in reception & delivery 15 cases & 1 cask||1.75|
From the appearance of the season, we draw a promise to which we trust in hope, that no great danger will be experienced from frost before their arrival at Richmond; where we trust also a willing care will be exerted to forward them to Monticello.
Jas H McCulloch
DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.