James Madison Papers

From James Madison to Willink and Van Staphorst, 28 February 1803 (Abstract)

§ To Willink and Van Staphorst

28 February 1803, Department of State, Washington. “James Monroe Esqr … is authorized to receive from you the expences of his Mission (which are not to exceed nine thousand dollars) and the Salary of his private Secretary, at the rate of 1350 dollars per annum. You will therefore be pleased to honor his drafts and charge them to the Diplomatic fund.”

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