James Madison Papers

To James Madison from James Leander Cathcart, 19 October 1803 (Abstract)

§ From James Leander Cathcart

19 October 1803, Gibraltar. Informs JM that he will proceed “to Leghorn in the Syren the first westerly wind.” “I have given Mr. Lear every information in my power, & will dispatch the Syren from Leghorn to Algiers with the Consular present with the greatest dispatch.” Announces that peace has been concluded between the U.S. and Morocco; refers JM to Preble and Lear for the details.

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