Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Bernard Peyton, 18 October 1821

Richd 18 Octr 1821

Dear Sir,

Above I hand you a/c sales 41 Barrels Flour recd this morning from Shadwell Mills for your a/c, which I sold on the Basin Bank: nett proceeds as above, say $197.69. at your credit.

I have this day forwarded to Monticello a Box from Philada, & a Box & Bundle from F. A. Mayo of this City to your address, which I hope will be safely received.

With great respect Dr Sir Yours very Truely

Bernard Peyton

Sales 41 Blls: super fine Flour by Bernd Peyton for a/c Mr Th: Jefferson

1821 Richd
18 Octor  To Luke & Sizer for Cash on the Basin 41 Barrels super fine flour at $5.50  $225.50
Cash pd fght: at 2/6, & Toll at 7½ d $21.35
Inspection at 2¢ & Comssn at 2½ pr ct 6.46 ″ 27.81
Nett prcds: at ct Th: Jefferson  $197.69


MHi: Coolidge Collection.

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