James Madison Papers

From James Madison to Robert Smith, 3 June 1806

Department of State June 3rd. 1806.


It being understood, that the President has directed the Brig Franklin to be prepared as a present to the Bey of Tunis, I have the honor to request that your Agents may be ordered to put her in a complete state for the Voyage, by providing her with officers, crew, stores &c. I am &c.

James Madison.

DNA: RG 59—DL—Domestic Letters.

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