Thomas Jefferson Papers

Notes on Appointments and Spain, 30 November 1804

[November 1804]

Vincennes. Nathanl Ewen of Pensva Reciever

Kaskaskias. Elijah Backus of Ohio Reciever

Detroit. Frederick Bates of Indiana. Reciever

Mi. tery. East of Pearl river Harry Toulman of Kentucky Reciever

Mispi. tery. West of Pearl river Thos. Fitzpatrick Registar v. Turner

If S. strengthens shall we accept the insurrn of B at B.

What measures on police of harbors

power to Exve

to forbid entrance of armed vessels altogether

              sub modo


   to lay under our guns.

   to give up rudder

   to give security

on disobedience.

   stop entry in that port

           in all ports

   cut off intercourse.

gun boats

moving artillery.

shall they give us a force of Volunteers in case Spain is refractory

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