James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Elias Vander Horst, 27 August 1801 (Abstract)

§ From Elias Vander Horst

27 August 1801, Bristol. States that weather has been fine for harvest, which promises to be abundant. In consequence, grain, flour, and potatoes continue to decline in price. Reports indicate that crops on Continent are equally good, which also influences market. Encloses newspapers and copy of prices current.

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