James Madison Papers

From James Madison to [Albert Gallatin?], 24 February 1802 (Abstract)

§ To [Albert Gallatin?]

24 February 1802, Department of State. States that Cabot’s salary was to begin on the day of his embarkation for Great Britain at an annual rate of $2,500, with an additional $500 allowed for the first year “by way of outfit.”1 Lacks information to fix the day of embarkation. The salary is to cease 1 Aug. 1801, and the allowance for his return should not reasonably exceed $500. Returns the papers referred to him.

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