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After all the vicissitudes through which the assumption has passed, it seems at present in a fair...
I have recd. your’s of the 9th. inclosing a letter for Mr. Chew which I shall forward as you...
I am just favored with your Eulogium on Docr. Cullen which from the taste of a page or two...
16 livsons. from 15th. to 30th. inclusive 0 from 23 to 30 inclusive: not charged 0 Memoires...
Congs. not having closed their session till the day before yesterday, and the weather being...
“The act for establishing the temporary and permanent seats of the Government of the U. States”...
1790 Mr Madesan Bill Augt. 12 Ballence on A bill delever £34 – 9 – 1 20 Cash Gave Mrs H 1 – 15 —...
In the course of the visit we made the day we left Mount Vernon, we drew our host into...
I recd. yours of the 23 inst: by the bearer who now returns with the Horse. I will consult with...
Mordecai Collins To chuse out one of the Milch Cows for his own use, and let the rest be milked...
We arrived here yesterday was a week without any occurrence on the road worth mentioning. The...
On 8 December Williamson moved that the clerk of the House furnish each member with three...
On 9 December JM, Ames, and Tucker were appointed a committee to prepare a reply to the...
214Militia, [16 December] 1790 (Madison Papers)
A bill to establish a more uniform militia system throughout the nation was under consideration....
215Militia, [17 December] 1790 (Madison Papers)
The second section of the militia bill was still under consideration. Mr. Madison enquired if the...
216Militia, [20 December] 1790 (Madison Papers)
The Committee of the Whole took up the fourth section of the militia bill, which provided that...
217Militia, [22 December] 1790 (Madison Papers)
The Committee of the Whole reported the amended militia bill on 21 December. The House took up...
218Militia, [23 December] 1790 (Madison Papers)
Laurance objected that JM’s amendment did not properly belong in the first section of the bill....
219Militia, [24 December] 1790 (Madison Papers)
Livermore, Jackson, and Giles opposed JM’s amendment. Laurance approved of the principle of the...
220Excise, [27 December] 1790 (Madison Papers)
Secretary Hamilton’s report on a further provision for the establishment of public credit...
Letter not found. 31 December 1790. Acknowledged in Jefferson to JM, 1 Jan. 1791 . Gives his...
I recd. yesterday yours of the 19 & my father’s of the 20 Decr. I am glad to hear of your...
Previous to my leaving N. Y. I recd. a letter from you which was not then answered, because the...
Letter not found. 2 January 1791. Acknowledged in Carrington to JM, 2 Feb. 1791 . Discusses the...
225Excise, [6 January] 1791 (Madison Papers)
The bill levying additional duties on imported spirits and an excise on domestic spirits was...
Letter not found. 10 January 1791. Acknowledged in Carrington to JM, 2 Feb. 1791 . Encloses...
T: J. to J. M. Dr. To advances for him on the road to Philada. £14..5..6 To Horse   Credit   By...
228Excise, [11 January] 1791 (Madison Papers)
The motion for striking out the twelfth section was defeated, 42 to 11. Jackson then moved to...
Since my last to my brother A. I have recd. no letter from Orange, altho yours & his both,...
At war At Peace G. Britain from May 1689 to Sept. 1697 =  8y. 4.m. to May 1702 =  4y. 8.m. May...
On Banks in general & particular ones other than that of England. The Banks of Amsterdam Venice &...
Bank of Engd. estabd. 1694. for abt. 11 years—to 1705. on the models of Genoa, Naples & Bologna....
The House continued to debate the bank bill on 3, 4, 5, and 7 February. Mr. Madison observed,...
Letter not found. 12 February 1791. Acknowledged in Howell to JM, 14 Feb. 1791 . Requests...
I have recd. yours of the 31. Ult: and am glad to find that my sister Hite has withdrawn herself...
Since the receipt of your favor of the 15 Jany. I have had the further pleasure of seeing your...
Since my last I have taken an opportunity of speaking with the Secry. at War pretty fully on the...
Feby. 21. 1791. Copy of a paper made out & sent to the President at his request, to be ready in...
Letter not found. 27 February 1791. Acknowledged in Carrington to JM, 20 Apr. 1791 (DLC)....
Tomorrow will put an end to our existence. Much of the business has been laid over to the next...
Your first proposition having been arranged, I have only in answer to your last to acknowledge...
Mr. Madison has just recd. the inclosed letter under cover of one from Virginia. If Mr. Baynton...
Letter not found. 10 April 1791. Acknowledged in Carroll to JM, 23 Apr. 1791 . JM apparently...
I herewith inclose by a conveyance to Fredericksburg three pamphlets as requested by my father,...
Your note of the 8th. March left in Philada. was not put into my hands till the 24th. I...
Substance of a Conversation held by Js. Madison Jr with Col: Beckwith, at the desire of Mr....
Letter not found. 18 April 1791. Noted by JM in his list of letters to Jefferson as relating to...
Letter not found. 23 April 1791. Acknowledged in letter from JM’s father of 11 May 1791 ....
Best Taverns over the Bridge Kings bridge—New House Crowtons—A Widow Purdie Peekskill—Excellent...
Finding on my arrival at Princeton that both Docr. Witherspoon & Smith had made excursions in the...