American Brig St. Michaels, off Cape Henry the 7th. of May 1808,
one oClock P. M.
I have the Honor to communicate, that we are now passing the Capes, the wind N. W. and a fine breeze. Praying for Your Health and Happiness, I have the Honor to be with Great Respect, Sir Your Most obedient Humble Servant,
John Martin Baker.
DNA: RG 59—CD—Consular Despatches, Port Mahon.