James Madison Papers

To James Madison from James Monroe, 12 May 1816

May 12. 1816

As my letters to Mr Pinkny & Mr Gallatin are partially concluded, and little is to add to that to Mr Russell I have thought that a trip to Loudoun to return on tuesday, will be no embarrassment to public concerns, and some advantage to myself.

You will, I understood, from Mr Todd, yesterday, not leave town till the last of the week. Mr Dallas leaves it on wednesday.

I saw him last night. He is perfectly well disposed, and has not, I presume, any mistaken view respecting his late clerk. I am to see him again before he goes to Phila.


DLC: Papers of James Madison, Rives Collection.

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