§ From Charles W. Goldsborough
14 August 1809, Navy Department. The chief clerk transmits copies of a letter from Capt. David Porter and Goldsborough’s reply. Goldsborough has submitted Porter’s letter to the secretaries of state and of the treasury, who have approved his reply.
Letterbook copy (DNA: RG 45, Letters to the President). 2 pp. Enclosures not found.