James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Israel Whelen, 2 July 1802 (Abstract)

§ From Israel Whelen

2 July 1802, Philadelphia. “A draft in favour of Steven Kingston for $5,200 at 15 days sight, drawn by Ebenezer Stevens Esqr. of New York, was this day presented for acceptance, accompanied by a letter from Mr. Stevens enclosing sundry documents, and stating that in obedience to Instructions from you he had refered the dispute with Mr. Kingston to Arbitration, and in consequence of the Award had given the above draft. I enclose the documents, and if you are pleased to order the draft to be paid, request you will direct the amount to be remitted to me for that purpose.”

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