To James Madison from John Montgomery, 4 August 1801 (Abstract)
§ From John Montgomery
4 August 1801, Alicante. Has just received JM’s letter of 21 May. Will comply with instructions, “and should the Squadron touch in here, I shall be happy in giving them every useful information and Support.”
RC (DNA: RG 59, CD, Alicante, vol. 1). 2 pp.; in a clerk’s hand, signed by John Montgomery for Robert Montgomery; docketed by Wagner as received 3 Nov.
“To James Madison from John Montgomery, 4 August 1801 (Abstract),” Founders Online, National Archives, last modified October 5, 2016, http://founders.archives.gov/documents/Madison/02-02-02-0017. [Original source: The Papers of James Madison, Secretary of State Series, vol. 2, 1 August 1801 – 28 February 1802, ed. Mary A. Hackett, J. C. A. Stagg, Jeanne Kerr Cross, and Susan Holbrook Perdue. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1993, p. 17.]