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This foot note contained in document ADMS-06-11-02-0294
1. Franklin wrote a similar letter to William Jackson on 28 June. Despite Jackson's protests, Franklin succeeded in stopping shipment of the specie to the U.S. aboard the South Carolina. See Franklin, Papers , 35:195–196, 211–214, 219–226, 242–244.