7 Nov. 1804
[in Jacob Wagner?’s hand:]
Mr. Gore made no application respecting the exemption of his furniture or baggage from duty. It is not even known at the Dep— State, that any returning American Minister Plenipotentiary has claimed such exemption.
[in Gallatin’s hand:]
I believe that, in the case of Mr Gore a different construction took place than on the arrival of Mr Trumbull
DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.