Notes on a Consultation with Robert Smith
Nov. 15. Navy departmt. settled with mr Smith the following arrangement for the Navy the ensuing year.
MS (DLC: TJ Papers, 118:20350); follows, on same sheet, Notes on Circuit Court Cases, 12 Nov. 1801.
On 17 Nov., TJ received a short letter from the Navy Department enclosing commissions for officers on board the schooner Enterprize, who had been acting “without regular Commissions & Warrants” (RC in DLC; undated; unsigned, in a clerk’s hand; endorsed by TJ as received 17 Nov. from the Navy Department and “Commissions for officers of Enterprize” and so recorded in SJL; enclosures not found).
1. Word interlined in place of “G. Washington now in do.”