U.S. Brig Somers, New York Jan 11, 1843
My dear Sir,
In taking up my pen to reply to
your valuable and most welcome letter of the 3 instant I have
little hope of expressing to you a tithe of the gratification which
I have derived myself, and a...
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explored; opportunity for further discovery, and more minute
observation than has been hitherto enjoyed in that region , will,
we have no doubt, be open to them; and while a ll these gallant
adventurers are entitled to our kindliest...
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