9 May 1801, Curaçao. Reports that in most cases warships have released impressed American sailors on his application. Has been informed by governor that hereafter nothing but American produce will be admitted in American ships.
RC (DNA: RG 59, CD, Curaçao, vol. 1). 3 pp. Printed in Knox, Naval Documents, Quasi-War description begins Dudley W. Knox, ed., Naval Documents Related to the Quasi-War between the United States and France (7 vols.; Washington, 1935–38). description ends , 7:222–23. Phillips, a Pennsylvanian, had been appointed U.S. consul at Curaçao in 1793 and died there in March 1803 (Senate Exec. Proceedings description begins Journal of the Executive Proceedings of the Senate of the United States of America (3 vols.; Washington, 1828). description ends , 1:131; Boston Columbian Centinel, 21 May 1803).