Philadelphia 10th: April 1806.
My Government has been pleased to signify to me its approbation of my proposal to appoint Richard Langdon Esqr. Danish Vice-Consul for the State of North Carolina in lieu of John Bonk Esq deceased. I shall, in transmitting to you the enclosed Commission for Richard Langdon Esqr. as Danish Vice-Consul for the State of North Carolina, take the liberty to request of you to obtain from the President of the United States the necessary Exequatur for that Gentleman. I have the honor to be very respectfully Sir, your most obedient humble Servant
DNA: RG 59-NFL-Notes from Foreign Legations, Denmark.