From Richard Bland Lee
Alexandria Novr 23 1787
I recieved your Excellency’s letter of the 11th Instant to day inclosing one guinea & an half on account of the ram Lamb1—As no expence was incurred by me in having him brought to this town permit me to return the half guinea which has been sent on account of charges & beleive me to be with the highest esteem—Your Excellency’s most Ob. & hum. Servant
Richard Bland Lee
ALS, PHi: Gratz Collection; Sprague transcript, DLC:GW.
Richard Bland Lee (1761–1827), younger brother of Charles and Henry, Jr., at this time was living in Loudoun County.