To James Madison from Israel Whelen, 31 March 1801 (Abstract)
§ From Israel Whelen
31 March 1801, Philadelphia. Encloses a copy of the charter party for the Grand Turk. Stevens has drawn on him for $6,556.60. Requests that he be remitted that sum. The insurance is carried by the owner at 5 percent.
RC and enclosure (DNA: RG 59, ML); letterbook copy (DNA: RG 45, Purveyor’s Office, Philadelphia). RC 1 p. Enclosure 3 pp.
“To James Madison from Israel Whelen, 31 March 1801 (Abstract),” Founders Online, National Archives, last modified October 5, 2016, http://founders.archives.gov/documents/Madison/02-01-02-0083. [Original source: The Papers of James Madison, Secretary of State Series, vol. 1, 4 March–31 July 1801, ed. Robert J. Brugger, Robert A. Rutland, Robert Rhodes Crout, Jeanne K. Sisson, and Dru Dowdy. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1986, p. 63.]