Philadelphia 11th November 1807
The Subscribers having understood that Mr Joseph Delaplaine a Native of the City of Philadelphia, now resident at Cincinnati in the State of OHio, has solicited the Office of Register of the Land Office in that place. and We knowing him to be a Man of Talents and unexceptionable Character, Do Cheerfully recommend him as in our Opinion well qualified & deserving the Trust Solicited—
and 9 others
DNA: RG 59—LAR—Letters of Application and Recommendation.