Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to Albert Gallatin, 27 October 1808

[ca. 27 Oct. 1808]

Th:J. to mr Gallatin

I intended to have sent the former papers respecting Gibbs, Chingoteague & the Folly landing to mr Smith for perusal; but without thought at the moment I returned them to you. if you will let me have them again I will get him to peruse them & confer about them. if the embargo is to be continued I am persuaded we must enlarge his number of seamen & employ more gunboats.

NHi: Papers of Albert Gallatin.

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