James Madison Papers

John Vaughan to James Madison, 20 June 1828

Philad. 20 June 1828

D Sir

I embrace with pleasure the present opportunity of renewing an intercourse which has ever been a source of high gratification to me. The opportunity is the more acceptable as I am enabled to serve two much valued friends by bringing them acquainted with you—Dr Robert M Patterson one of the Vice Presidents & Mr J R Kane one of the Secretaries, of the American Philos Socy—Who meant to pay a visit to your State & particularly to Your University—D P. was for many years V. Provost of our University.

Oblige me by presenting my best respect to Mrs Madison & recommendg my friends to her kind attention I remain as ever Your friend

Jn Vaughan

They are both sons in Law to the Late Mr Thos Leiper


RC (DLC). Docketed by James Madison.

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