James Madison Papers

Alexander Garrett to James Madison, 11 July 1827

Charlottesville 11th July 1827.

Dear Sir

Your letter, enclosing the proposal of the trustees of Mrs. Randolph, for the loan to the University of Virginia, was duly received; and in obedience to your instructions I immediately communicated the same by letter to the Visitors of the University, from whom I have received answers accepting of the loan as proposed, "with the understanding, that the interest upon the certificates shall be paid, semiannually, provided the Literary board, will make the rule invariable, upon which they have hitherto acted of paying the income to the University semiannually.<"> The papers relative to which I now have the honour to enclose you; Mr. T. J Randolph will wait upon the Visitors at the University, on fryday next. Most Respectfully Your most Obt. Servant

Alex. Garrett

B. U Va.

RC (ViU).

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