From William Ellery
[Newport, Rhode Island] June 16, 1794. “I acknowledge the receipt on the 13th of this month of your Circular letter of the 28th. of the last month.… I have also received your letter1 by Mr. Malbone2 respectg. the Applicatn. of Messrs. Gibbs and Channing.”3
LC, Newport Historical Society, Newport, Rhode Island.
2. Francis Malbone was a Newport Federalist and a member of the House of Representatives.