Mr. Gresham to Mr. Eustis.

No. 350.]

Sir: Referring to the Department’s instruction to you, No. 347, of the 11th instant, concerning apprehended demonstration of the French Government against Santo Domingo and the possible impairment [Page 398] of rights of American citizens as farmers of Santo Domingo customs revenues, I inclose for your information a copy of a note from the Dominican chargé1 at this capital, transmitting a memorandum of the circumstances which led to the rupture of diplomatic relations between France and Santo Domingo.

I am, etc.,

W. Q. Gresham
  1. See p. 235.