From Richard Söderström
Philadelphia Decr: 16: 1793.
Having Certified that P: S: Oxholm and Bd: Wallington are Subjects of the King of Danmark I request the favor of you to accompany my Certificate with one from you that I am what I have styled myself Vizt.—Consul of Sweden and Agent for the Court of Danmark. I have the Honor to be with the greatest respect Sir Your most Obd: and very Humble Sert:
RC (DNA: RG 59, NFC); at foot of text: “The Honble. Thos: Jefferson, Secrety. of State for the United States of America”; endorsed by TJ as received 16 Dec. 1793 and so recorded in SJL.