From Albert Gallatin
[1 Nov. 1803]
The pressure of business & interruption prevents my doing justice to the subject of Louisiana. I have returned his to Mr Wagner; Mr Madison will correct it, that part which relates to revenue & expenditures excepted which I will revise—
Respectfully Your obt. Servt
RC (DLC); undated; addressed: “The President of the United States”; endorsed by TJ as received from the Treasury Department on 1 Nov. and “Documents Louisa” and so recorded in SJL.