Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from James Madison, 14 June 1806

14 June 1806

The vessel for the Bey of Tunis is a small one purchased by Capt: Preble in the Mediterranean. The first cost can not be ascertained in the absence of the Upper Clerks of the Navy Dept. It is supposed not to have exceeded a very few thousand dollars.

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