Estimate of Expenses on the Foreign Fund, 1790–1791, 18 March 1791

Estimate of Expenses on the Foreign Fund, 1790–1791

      Mar. 18. 1791.
      Doll.  
France. Chargé des affaires. His Salary   4500  
  His Secretary during his absence in Holland. about 4. months. About  243  
  His expences on that Journey About  675  
        Dol.
  Gazettes, postage & other Extras. About  350   5768.
Spain. Chargé des affaires. His Salary   4500  
    Extras.    350.   4850.
Portugal. Special agent from Aug. 11. 1790. to Feb. 21. 1791. @ Dol. 2250 per ann.   1187.5  
    Extras. About  185.  
  Resident. His Outfit   4500.  
    Salary from Feb. 21. to July 1.   1625.  
    Extras. About  126.   7623.5
Hague. Agent. His salary   1300.  
    Extras. About  100  [1400.]1
London. Mr. Morris’s agency   1000.  
  Mr. Cutting’s disbursements    233.33   1233.33
Foreign ministers taking leave. Medals. to wit    
    Luzerne About 1062.5  
    Van Berkel About  697.  
    Du Moustier. About  555.5   2315.
Consuls. Reimbursements to them. About      100
        23,289.83
Probable demands on the Marocco fund.
  Dol.  
Presents on recognition of the treaty limited to 10,000  
  Agent. A year’s salary  2,000  
    Sea expences going & coming About    600 12,600


MS (DLC); in TJ's hand; at head of text: “Estimate of the expences on the foreign fund from July 1. 1790. to July 1. 1791.”


  1. TJ failed to include this figure in the column of sub-totals, but he did include the amount in the total.