Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Robert Smith, 18 December 1804

Navy Dept. 18 Decr. 1804


A number of Commissions are required for the Navy Officers whose appointments have been lately confirmed by the Senate. Herewith I enclose 20, (the number necessary) to which I have the honor to request your Signature.

I am respectfully Sir, yr. ob servt.

Rt Smith

DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.

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