Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from James Maury, 20 November 1790

From James Maury

Liverpool 20 Novr. 1790


On the 6th Instant I had the Honor to inform you of the Convention between Spain and this Country.

On this Day the ports of Britain are Shut against the Importation of foreign Wheat and Flour at the low Duties until the 28th February:—after which they will remain so or be opened as prices shall govern. I have the Honor to be with much Respect Sir your most obt St,

James Maury

RC (DNA: RG 59, CD); endorsed by TJ as received 23 Feb. 1791 and so recorded in SJL.

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