From Meletiah Jordan1
Frenchman’s Bay [District of Maine] April 2, 1792. “… The difficult situation of this District of which I have already informed you2 has obliged my purchasing a small Boat.…”
LC, RG 56, Letters to Collectors at Gloucester, Machias, and Frenchman’s Bay, National Archives.
1. Jordan was collector of customs at Frenchman’s Bay, District of Maine.