James Madison Papers

From James Madison to Albert Gallatin, 19 February 1806

Dept. of State, Feby. 19. 1806.


I request you to be pleased to issue a warrant on the appropriations for Barbary intercourse for twenty one thousand seven hundred & ten dollars & fifty three cents in favor of Thomas Dunn, the holder of the enclosed bills of exchange, the one for Sixteen thousand, seven hundred & seventy six dollars and thirty one cents; and the other for four thousand, nine hundred & thirty four dollars and twenty two cents; both dated the fourth of November last, in favor of Degen, Purviance & Co., and drawn upon me by Tobias Lear Esqr. Consul General at Algiers, who is to be charged for the same and held accountable. I am &c.

James Madison.

DNA: RG 59—DL—Domestic Letters.

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