Robert Carter Nicholas letter to John Norton & Son, 1771 March 8
Williamsburg in Virga. 8th. March
By my Letter of this Date I have de:
sired the favour of you to pay to the Honble John
Stuart, Superintendent of Indian Affairs in our Southern
District, or to his Order the Sum of one hundred & eighty
three Pounds, nineteen Shillings & four Pence Ster.g,
I have only to repeat my Request that you will be
pleased to give due Honour to his Draught for that
Sum & am
Yr. mo. obt. Sert.
Ro. C. Nicholas
Messrs. Norton & Son.
Virga. 8th March 1771
Rec'd ye 23d July
Ansd the August Ex'd