Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to Hugh Chisholm, 1820

Th Jefferson in acct with Hugh Chisholm
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1810. Nov. 17. Balance per settlemt 136.
1811. building bridge over canal. 10.
1812. laying 7000. bricks in temple @ 4. D 28.
1813. alterations in stone house 10.
184.
1814. Sep. 14.   184.
Th: Jefferson in acct with Hugh Chisholm
D  
1814. *69. days work of yourself @ 20. D. per month 51.
69. do of 4. inferior hands @ 10. D. 153. 102.
1817. sundry jobs (stone setting Etc) as in your acct 10.
1818. +the kitchen chimney? suppose 10. d 20.
1819. Lewis plaistering cistern 9. days @ 1. D. 9.
1820. Lewis & Stepney 10. days @ 2. D. 20.
212 

* the agreement on which we had always settled our accounts was 20. D. a month for yourself and 10. D. a month for inferior hands. see acct settld

+  how many bricks in the kitchen chimney, or how many days work on it?

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1814. June 8. credit omitted pd Nimrod Darnell for y 20 
23. do omitted cash to yourself 10. 
balance due H. C. 182 
212 
Int. on 153. D. from 1814. to 24. 10. y 91.80
balance as above 182. 
273.80

MHi: Coolidge Collection.

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