Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to United States Senate, 31 January 1805

Jan. 31. 1805.

To the Senate of the United States

According to the desire expressed in your resolution of the 28th. instant, I now communicate a report of the Secretary of State with documents relative to complaints against arming the merchant ships & vessels of the US. & the conduct of the captains and crews of such as have been armed.

Th: Jefferson

DNA: RG 46—Records of the U.S. Senate.

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