James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Albert Gallatin, 15 June 1803

From Albert Gallatin

Treasury Department June 15th. 1803.


The law of the 3d. May 18021 having directed that the sums payable by virtue of the convention of the 8th. day of January 1802, between the United States of America, and his Britannic Majesty2 should be paid in such Instalments, and at such times as are fixed by the said Convention; it seems necessary that this department should be furnished with an official copy of the Convention, and of the date of its ratification. I have the honor to be very respectfully Sir, Your Obed: Servt:

Albert Gallatin

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