Mr. Clay to Mr. Seward
Sir: I now transmit to you a copy of my note to Prince Gortchacow in reference to the Okhotsk’s affair, marked A, and also a copy of his reply, through the adjunct of the minister of foreign affairs to his imperial Majesty, M. de Westmann, marked A B.
I am, sir, your obedient servant,
Hon. William H. Seward, Secretary of State, Washington, D. C.