Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Thomas Blake, Jr., 25 August 1787

From Thomas Blake, Jr.

Ostend, 25 Aug. 1787. Asks whether United States colors and passes for voyages may be granted for vessels fitted out in Ostend for the East Indies; and, if so, what the conditions and expenses are. Danish and other colors are granted under these circumstances. He would prefer those of the United States.

RC (DLC); 2 p.; endorsed. Recorded in SJL as received 8 Sep. 1787.

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