1804. Oct. 8. Present the 4. Secretaries. Yrujo’s and C. Pinckney’s communicns submitted.
Cevallos’s 1st. condn as to giving time for commencement of Commissrs. all agree we may fix a day with Yrujo not exceeding 6. months hence. say nothing which shall weaken our claims under the 6th. article, and repeat the explanation of the 4th. & 11th. article of the act of Congress already given him, and communicate the of the President defining the district.
DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.