Yong-le: Year 21, Month 10, Day 21
23 Nov 1423
The persons who have been sent separately by Han Xian-fa, the younger brother of Han Bin-fa, the pacification superintendent of Mu-bang; Dao Shi-gang, the native-official prefect of Meng-ding Prefecture; Dao Meng-guang, the native-official magistrate of Zhen-kang Subprefecture; and by Wan Dian Subprefecture and the Jin-chi Military and Civilian Command, offered tribute of elephants, horses and other products. The Heir Apparent ordered the Ministry of Rites to confer upon them paper money and silks in accordance with the precedents.
Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 14, page 2407