James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Hugh Williamson, 2 July 1789

From Hugh Williamson

Baltimore. 2nd July 1789

Dear sir

The Post Master at Peters burg informed me on this Day Week that a Letter in your Hand for me had but two days before that passed through his Hands.1 I verily believe that unless you can persuade Congress seriously to take up & agree to some such Amendmts as you have proposed North Carolina will not confederate but of this more particulars when I have the Pleasure of seeing you which I hope will be about the End of next Week.

RC (DLC). Complimentary close and signature clipped. Docketed by JM.

1Letter not found.

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