1805. Novr. 24th.—
Recd. of the President of the United States (T. Jefferson) The Sum of Seventy Eight Dollars, Eighty four Cents; being the Sum calculated by Mr. Goldsburg on a reference to Colol. Stricker’s letter touching the amount without profit; & which will be at any time adjusted should any error have occurred.
London Augt 16 1805
Invoice of Goods Shipped by Learmonths & Berry of London on account & risk of Thos Jefferson Esq President of the United States the Triton, Capt Fraser Norfolk, Virginia.
|A Camera Obscura, with Extra Glasses constructed in the best manner by Adams||10.||10—|
|Custom house Entry & Duty||15.||0|
|Waterage & fees||4.||6||1.||6.||6|
Learmonths & Berry
[Note on original invoice:] add 150 per Ct upon the Sterling cost. $78.84.
DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.