James Madison Papers

From James Madison to George Washington, 11 December 1784

To George Washington

Letter not found.

11 December 1784, Richmond. Washington had traveled to Annapolis to further his favored scheme for an interstate project to build a canal along the Potomac River. He acknowledged the arrival of this letter on 28 December. JM probably told Washington of the main business that had occupied the General Assembly since Washington’s departure from Richmond ca. 20 November.

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