From Edward Carrington
[Richmond, May 17, 1792. On July 11, 1792, Tench Coxe wrote to Carrington: “In your letter of the 17th. of May last, addressed to the Secretary of the Treasury, you acquaint him of the Resignation of Mr. James Wells … I presumed you are informed, that Mr. Cowpland Parker1 has been appointed surveyor and consequently Inspector for that port.”2 Letter not found.]
2. LC, RG 58, Letters of Commissioner of Revenue, 1792–1793, National Archives.