From John Daves1
New Bern [North Carolina] May 20, 1794. “Agreeable to your letter dated April 3rd.2 I have appointed John Wallace Agent for Imploying workmen supplying materials &c for the fortifications to be erected at Ocacoke.…3
Copy, RG 56, Letters from the Collector at New Bern, National Archives.
1. Daves was collector of customs at New Bern.