James Madison Papers

To James Madison from William Neilson & Company, 18 November 1801 (Abstract)

§ From William Neilson & Company

18 November 1801, New York. Notifies JM that the firm represents Elias Backman of Gothenburg in his claims against the U.S. for £34 paid in relief of American seamen and £150 for expenses incurred serving U.S. mercantile interests in Sweden. Offers to transmit authorizations and receipts; requests early reply.

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