Yong-le: Year 13, Month 7, Day 18
22 Aug 1415
The people sent by the Mu-bang Pacification Superintendent Han Bin-fa, the Meng-ding Prefecture native-official Prefect Dao Ming-gang, the Te-ling native official Ban Ye and the Wan Dian Subprefecture native-official Magistrate Dao Jing-fa, all of Yun-nan, offered tribute of horses and gold and silver utensils. Paper money and silks, as appropriate, were conferred upon them.
Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 13, page 1860