Le Gallienne writes to James A. Jenkins, saying there was "really no reason for your writing so hysterically in regard to your account." Le Gallienne goes on to say he will endeavor to make full "or at least most" payment more punctually next time.
Typed notes on the bill of sale for one slave named Ben from Anthony Payton to William Augustine Washington. Assumed by historians that Washington was the nephew of President George Washington. Includes a full transcription of the letter.