James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Thomas Bulkeley, 10 February 1802 (Abstract)

§ From Thomas Bulkeley

10 February 1802, Lisbon. Encloses a copy of a letter from Charles Frederick Knise, U.S. deputy consul at Faro, reporting the “unfortunate circumstance that has happened to one of our vessels, stranded on that coast.”1 Has written to the customs collector at Boston, enclosing an abstract of the letter to be made public in order to discover the ship’s owners.

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