Department of State, July 2. 1806.
The Consul of the United States at the Cape of Good Hope, has informed me, that it appeared from an inspection of the log-book of the Ship Charles & Harriet of of Newport, Rhode Island, that on the 30 Novr. last, the Ship Juliana of Boston, Capt. Nicholls, sailed from Mosambique, with a Cargo of Slaves, for Monte Video, in South America. Should you be able to procure the necessary evidence, I request you to enter prosecutions agt. the persons & property becoming liable to them. I am &c.
DNA: RG 59—DL—Domestic Letters.