George Washington Papers

From George Washington to United States Senate, 2 March 1797

United States March 2d 1797.

Gentlemen of the Senate,

I nominate

Joel Barlow of the State of Connecticut, to be Consul-General of the United States of America, for the City & Kingdom of Algiers.

John Gavino to be Consul of the United States of America for the port of Gibraltar, in the room of James Simpson appointed Consul for Morocco.

Frederick Folger of Maryland, to be Consul of the United States of America for the port & district of Aux-Cayes, in the Island of St Domingo.

Procopio Jacinto Pollock of Pennsylvania, to be Consul of the United States of America for the port of New-Orleans.

Charles Jackson to be district attorney of the United States of America for the State of Georgia.

David Lenox of Pennsylvania to be the Agent of the United States of America, to reside in the Kingdom of Great-Britain, pursuant to the Act for the relief & protection of American seamen.

Go: Washington


DNA: RG 46—Records of the U.S. Senate.

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