From William Campbell, Benjamin Smith, Henry Toomer,
George Hooper, M. R. Willkings, Auly Macnaughten,
and Thomas Withers1
Wilmington [North Carolina] September 5, 1791. “We take the present favourable opportunity of replying to yours of the 11th. June by inclosing all the answers We conceived necessary to your queries.…”
LS, RG 26, Lighthouse Letters Received, Early Lighthouse Letters, National Archives.
1. These men were North Carolina commissioners to regulate shipping on the Cape Fear River.