James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Thomas Bulkeley, 27 June 1801 (Abstract)

§ From Thomas Bulkeley

27 June 1801, Lisbon. Reports peace has been announced in Madrid, and hostilities have ceased despite private reports of Lucien Bonaparte’s protests. Discusses purported terms of settlement and indications of its unraveling. A British fleet arrived the day before to blockade Cádiz; Alexandria reportedly is besieged. Encloses newspaper announcing the death of prince of Beira.

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