To Albert Gallatin, 17 August 1805 (Abstract)
§ To Albert Gallatin. 17 August 1805, Department of State. “To enable Mr. Lear to make the biennial present which comes due to Algiers this fall, I request you to be pleased to provide him with a credit in the hands of Sir Francis Baring &Co. in London, to the amount of twelve thousand dollars.”
Letterbook copy (DNA: RG 59, DL, vol. 15). 1 p.