Thomas Jefferson Papers

II. Notes on a Cabinet Meeting, 13 June 1801

II. Notes on a Cabinet Meeting

June 13. at a meeting with the 4. Secretaries at the Secy. of state’s office. unanimously agreed that mr King shall be informed that we desire he should conclude the negociation on the subject of the VIth. article as he had begun under former orders, for the sum in gross which he has offered, to wit 506,694 £ sterl and no more.—afterwds agrd to 600,000. because King hd offered it

MS (DLC: TJ Papers, 112:19297); entirely in TJ’s hand; follows, on same sheet, Notes on a Cabinet Meeting of 17 May.

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