James Madison Papers

To James Madison from William Lee, 10 August 1802 (Abstract)

§ From William Lee

10 August 1802, Bordeaux. Reports that since his letters of 22 July and 2 Aug.1 another seventy-three distressed seamen “have been thrown on my hands.” “I thought proper to state this to you that you might see the necessity of instructing me on this head.” Encloses tariff of new duties.

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