Cherbourg April 15th. 1806.
I have the honor to transmit to your Excelency the report of the American Vessels Entered and Cleared at this Port during the Last Six Month of the year 1805, as Well the accounts of Monies Received and Paid in Pursuance of Law to the Seamen discharged at this Port, and My account Current With the United States, Balanced in favor of the Government, by 16 Dollars 28 Cents Which are Carried to the Credit of the New account. I remain Very Respectfully Sir your most obedient humble Servant
F Chantereyne fils
DNA: RG 59—CD—Consular Despatches, Havre.