Richmond Augt: 24. 1807
Yours of the 21st. has been received, and I have accordingly directed that the packet addressed to Sir Thomas Hardy shall be returned by the mail to the British Consul whose seal it bears—I now enclose you General Mathews last letter.
I am with the highest respect Sir yr. Ob. Servt.
Wm H: Cabell
DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.