James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Rufus King, 30 July 1801 (Abstract)

§ From Rufus King

30 July 1801, London. No. 28. Believes French invasion of Great Britain unlikely despite military preparations on both sides. Has heard nothing from Egypt. Reports that Sweden has agreed to British-Russian convention; expects Denmark soon to follow suit. Relays report that Tripoli declared war on U.S. 14 May.

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