Thomas Jefferson Papers

Appropriation for Library of Congress, 3 January 1806

3 January 1806

Library appropriation 5,000
Pd. Gilmer as for freight 296 .95
Balance now in Treasury 4,703 .05

This balance is subject to the payment—first of the purchase money of the first importation which has never yet been presented to the Treasury for settlement—secondly of such further importations as may be made under the law of last Session. This last amount cannot be known until the first shall have been ascertained—

Albert Gallatin

DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.

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