Navy Dept. 29 Nov. 1808
The enclosed is the report of the Accountant of the Navy upon the case of mr Geo Blount—
I have only to remark that I myself saw the sample of the Phila or Cartouch box, & the one made by mr Blount—& that that made by mr. Blount was greatly inferior to the other.
I have the honor to be with great respect Sir yr ob St
DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.