James Madison Papers

To James Madison from William Esenbeck, 24 July 1811 (Abstract)

§ From William Esenbeck1

24 July 1811, Washington. Proposes to convince JM that the president has the power “to settle as Arbitrator the difference between the Belligerents by Telegraph.”

RC (NN). 1 p.

1William Esenbeck was a messenger in the Treasury Department (Records of the Columbia Historical Society, 9 [1906]: 228).

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