Gouverneur Morris to William Short19
Paris, July 6, 1792. “The above is Copy of what I wrote yesterday. After the Post was gone I receivd a Letter from the Minister of the Marine20 praying an Interview in order to adjust the Business which he says was entamé in your Time.…”
19. LC (extract), Gouverneur Morris Papers, Library of Congress.
20. Jean de Lacoste served as Minister of Marine from March 15 to July 21, 1792.