19 October 1803, Georgetown. Encloses two commissions and requests exequaturs for Jean-François Soult1 as French commissioner of commercial relations for South Carolina at Charleston and Alire Raffeneur Delille as vice-commissioner of commercial relations for North Carolina at Wilmington.
RC (DNA: RG 59, NFL, France, vol. 1). 2 pp.; in French; in a clerk’s hand, signed by Pichon. Enclosures not found.
1. Jean-François Soult (1771–1823), brother of Gen. Nicolas-Jean de Dieu Soult, served as prefect of Lys, 1811–14 (Tulard, Dictionnaire Napoléon description begins Jean Tulard et al., Dictionnaire Napoléon (Paris, 1987). description ends , p. 1586).