Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to Samuel Harrison Smith, 16 December 1807

Decr. 16. 1807

Th: Jefferson to mr S. H. Smith

Would the two inclosed pieces marked ☞ be worth publishing? they would shew our countrymen how immensely indulgent we are to foreign merchants, & perhaps suggest the lawfulness of some restrictions which might be useful.

Smith’s note:

enclosg memorial of British Merchants at Petersburg on Russian [. . . .] on their trade.


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