To James Madison from Sylvanus Bourne, 15 August 1801 (Abstract)
§ From Sylvanus Bourne
15 August 1801, Amsterdam. Announces that “nothing very material has occurred on the political Theatre of Europe” since his last letter. Refers to report that Anglo-French discussions have again halted.
RC (DNA: RG 59, CD, Amsterdam, vol. 1). 1 p.; docketed by Wagner as received 9 Nov.
“To James Madison from Sylvanus Bourne, 15 August 1801 (Abstract),” Founders Online, National Archives, last modified October 5, 2016, http://founders.archives.gov/documents/Madison/02-02-02-0062. [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. 46.]