Estimate of the Foreign Fund, 5 November 1792

I. Estimate of the Foreign Fund

Estimate of the fund of 40,000 Dol. for foreign intercourse, and it’s application

    D D.
1790. July 1. to 1791. July 1. a year’s appropriation 40,000.  
1791. July 1. to 1792. July 1. do. 40,000.  
1792. July 1. to 1793. Mar. 3. being 8 1/10 months 27,000 107,000.
1790. July 1. to 1791. July 1. actual expences incurred 21,054.  
1791. July 1. to 1792. July 2. do. 43,431.09  
1792. July 1. to 1793. Mar. 3. the probable expences may be abt. 26,300.  
  Surplus unexpended will be about 16,214.91 107,000.

 

Th: Jefferson

Nov. 5. 1792.1

MS (DNA: RG 360 59 , MLR); entirely in TJ's hand; with altered date, as noted below. PrC (DLC). FC (Lb in DNA: RG 360, DL). Tr (Lb in DNA: RG 59, SDC).

  1. TJ wrote this date after rubbing out “Oct. 21.” In the PrC he lined through the original date and wrote the new one underneath.