James Madison Papers

Thomas W. Gilmer and Horace W. Bramham to James Madison, 1 November 1824

Charlottesville 1st Novr. 1824

Dear Sir

By a resolution of the standing Committee for the county of Albemarle, we have been deputed, in the name of the people of our county, to solicit your attendance on Friday next at a public dinner to be given to General La. Fayette at the University of Virginia. On behalf of our fellow-citizens, we assure you that it will afford us pleasure to unite with you in doing honor to this distinguished benefactor of our country. With great respect and esteem we have the honor to be your most obedient, humble Servants

Thomas. W. Gilmer

Horace W. Bramham

RC (DLC). Docketed by JM.

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