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Regarding enforcement of treaties between United States and foreign powers and the matter of France selling prizes in port of Boston

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Document Information
Date June 30, 1796
Author Name William Rawle (primary)
Recipient Name Timothy Pickering (primary)
Summary Asks about legal right of preventing the sale of French prizes being carried into port of Boston. Refers to some other accounts he has read in the newspaper. References the district attorney of Massachusetts; French counsel not to proceed.
Document Format Draft Letter
Document Notes Partially illegible.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Timothy Pickering; William Rawle; George III King of Great Britain; Circuit Court of South Carolina; Attorney of Massachusetts District; French consul; ;
Related Places Boston; South Carolina; Massachusetts; ;
Keywords treaties; laws; sale of prizes; ;
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