James Madison Papers

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

§ From Thomas Bulkeley

10 June 1801, Lisbon. Reports that presence in Lisbon of ten thousand Gallican laborers requiring protection creates local crisis. News from the frontiers is suppressed. The British have granted Portugal a subsidy of £300,000, and a fleet is now fitting out at Cádiz.

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