James Madison Papers

From James Madison to United States Congress, 16 April 1816

April 16th. 1816; misdated 1815

To the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States.

I lay before Congress copies of a convention concluded between the United States and the Cherokee Indians on the second day of March last, as the same has been duly ratified and Proclaimedand I recommend that Such provision be made by Congress as the Stipulations therein contained may require.

James Madison

DNA: RG 233—LRHR—Legislative Records of the House of Representatives.

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