James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Stephen Girard, 21 October 1802

From Stephen Girard

Philadelphia 21st. October 1802


I had the honour to write you on the 24th. of September1 respecting some Bills of Exchange &a. Not having heard from you on that Subject I take the Liberty to Send you this Letter by Mr. Robt. Bethell Junr.2 of this City and beg as a particular favour that you will give the necessary orders So the fourteen Bills of Exchange drawn by the french Administration of St. Domingo on the french Government together with a Delegation drawn by Mr. Sonthonax on Mr. Genet Minister Plenipotentiary to the U. States of Amca. inclosed in a Bundle which I have deposited in the Secretary of State Office in the Year 1795, may be delivered to that Gentleman. I am Respectfully Sir Your mot obt. Servt.

S. G.

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