Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to Gabriel Duvall, 10 May 1803

To Gabriel Duvall

[10 May 1803]

Th: Jefferson presents his salutations to mr Duval and informs him that in conformity with the report of the Secretary of the Treasury he has directed a commission to be made out for George House to be master of the revenue cutter at New London in Connecticut vice   Hindman, who is superceded

PrC (DLC); undated, but pressed on same sheet as TJ’s memorandum to Madison, 10 May; at foot of text: “The Comptroller of the Treasury.” Not recorded in SJL.

report of the secretary: see Gallatin’s memorandum to TJ printed at 9 May. hindman: that is, Elisha Hinman (same).

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