James Madison Papers

James Madison to William F. Gray, 4 November 1825

Montpr. Nov. 4. 25

Dear Sir

Mr. Brower, Hist. painter & Sculptor when he lately left this did not carry with him Busts of our Mr. Jefferson & the other of Dr. Cooper, and some ps. of one of his Moulds: I have just recd. from him a request that they may be sent to him at Washington. They are contained in a box properly addressed which the Bearer will deliver; and being at a loss for their conveyance from Fredg. I must trouble you with the task wch I hope you will excuse, of having the Box carefully forwarded by the stage or otherwise to the Steam boat with a request of particular attention to it, on the part of the Captain, a <noticeg> to me whatever little advance you may incur.

Be so good also as to send me by the Bearer a Ream of good letter paper; with a note of my debt, for Edenbg. & N. A. Review.

Draft (DLC).

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