James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Matthew Cobb, 29 October 1811 (Abstract)

§ From Matthew Cobb

29 October 1811, Portland. Encloses a bill of exchange dated at Madeira, 12 Sept. 1811, and drawn by James Leander Cathcart on JM for £378 sterling. “You will oblige me, by paying this sum into the State treasury, receive from the Secrey. thereof, a draft or Check on the Maine Bank in this place, which your Excellency will please to forward to your Hble Servt.”

RC and enclosure (DLC). RC 1 p. Docketed by JM, “Recd. Novr. 5. 1811.” Enclosure (1 p.) is a bill of exchange signed by Cathcart (see Cathcart to JM, 12 Sept. 1811).

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