No. 327.
Mr. Hunter to Mr. Bassett.

No. 237.]

Sir: Referring to previous correspondence on the subject, I inclose herewith for your information a translation of two notes,* under date [Page 728] of the 26th ultimo, from Mr. Preston, relating to the asylum afforded by you to certain refugees at Port au Prince.

Your attention is invited to the statement contained in one of these notes concerning the course pursued by Boisrond Canal and brother at your residence, and you are requested to furnish this Department with an explanation in regard thereto at your early convenience.

I am, &c.,

Acting Secretary.
  1. See correspondence with the Haytian minister.