James Madison Papers

Benjamin Harrison to Virginia Delegates, 30 October 1783

Benjamin Harrison to Virginia Delegates

FC (Virginia State Library). Addressed to “Delegates in Congress.” In the hand of the clerk Samuel Patteson. See Harrison to Delegates, 25 Oct. 1783, ed. n.

In Council Octo: 30th 1783.


The two last posts brought no letters from you1 which I am really sorry for as a full account of the proceedings of Congress on the place of their permanent residence was expected.2

There are not yet a sufficient number of members to proceed to business.3

I am &c.

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