Letter, Richard M. Young and D. G. Whitney to Robert E. Lee, 10 September 1840
and D. G. Whitney, Letter, , Adams Co., IL, to [Robert E. Lee, , Adams Co., IL], 10 Sept 1840. Version copied [ca. 8 Oct. 1840]; handwriting of ; docket in unidentified handwriting; one page; Letters Received from the War Department, 1820–1895, Records of the Solicitor of the Treasury, Record Group 206, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington DC. Includes docket.
Sept 10th 1840
Eight months after date, for value received, we jointly & Severally promise to pay Robt E Lee (Agent of the ) for the use of said , the sum of Four hundred & eighty two 49/100 dollars, without defalcation, negotiable & payable at the Bank of Missouri, at — in Specie
Signed D G Whitney
J O Woodruff
True copy from the original note now on file for collection in the Bank of the State of