James Madison Papers

From James Madison to Albert Gallatin, 12 April 1804 (Abstract)

§ To Albert Gallatin

12 April 1804, Department of State. “I have the honor to inform you, that on the 23d. February last, by direction of the Board of Commissioners under the 7th. Art. of the British Treaty, who were then about to terminate their functions, the sum of £526.4.9, being the balance due the U:States for monies advanced on account of that board, was paid over to Mr. Monroe our Minister at London.”1

Letterbook copy (DNA: RG 59, DL, vol. 14). 1 p.

1See the claims commissioners under the Jay treaty to JM, 23 Feb. 1804, PJM-SS description begins Robert J. Brugger et al., eds., The Papers of James Madison: Secretary of State Series (7 vols. to date; Charlottesville, Va., 1986–). description ends , 6:505, 506 n. 2.

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