James Madison Papers

To James Madison from William C. C. Claiborne, 6 February 1806

New Orleans Feby 6. 1806.


Late on the Evening of the 4. instant, the Marquis of Casa Calvo arrived in this City from Nacogdoches via Nachetoches, which last place he left on the 22. ultimo; and having passed by water, he was not met by Captain Ross, to whom my dispatch of the 10. of January was committed.

I have on this morning addressed to the Marquis, a letter, of which the enclosure is a copy.

Mr. Moràles and his Suite left this City for Pensacola on the 1st: instant. I have the honor to be, with great respect and esteem Your hble Servt.

William C. C. Claiborne

DNA: RG 59-TP-Territorial Papers, Orleans.

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