To Henry Dearborn
Dept. of State 11 Decr. 1804
The Secretary of State presents his respects to the Secretary of War, and has the honor to inform him, that it has been determined that the brass cannon for the Dey of Algiers may be cast according to the dimensions originally intimated, and according to which Mr. Foxall has prepared the apparatus.1
Letterbook copy (DNA: RG 59, DL, vol. 14).