§ From Elian Barbrau
3 April 1805, New York. “I have the honour to lay before you the Certificate of my being an americain Citizen, in order to obtain from your honour my pass. I then entreat you Sir, to take into Consideration my petition, assuring you, before hand, of my gratitude.”
RC (DNA: RG 59, Letters Requesting Passports). 1 p.; docketed by Brent.