James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Thomas Bulkeley, 10 June 1801 (Abstract)

§ From Thomas Bulkeley

10 June 1801, Lisbon. Transmits copies of his 7 June letter and enclosures. Encloses copy of letter from American consul in London to Captain Kimball informing him of the condemnation of his cargo. Although vessel was restored, verdict excluded costs of detention, and port expenses of Atlas have exceeded its value. Has not yet received requested exemption of U.S. vessels from port charges.

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