James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Albert Gallatin, 25 April 1806

Treasury Department April 25th. 1806

The Secretary of the Treasury, presents his respectful compliments to the Secretary of State, and transmits for his consideration thereon, a letter from Ambrose Nelson of Philadelphia, dated the 23 instant, accompanied with a sett of bills for two hundred dollars, and other documents in relation to his claim on the French Government, for transporting Troops from ⟨Ieremie⟩ to St. Iago de Cuba.

Mr. Nelson has been informed, that he must address himself to the Department of State, on the subject of his said claim.

DLC: Papers of Albert Gallatin.

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