James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Stephen Gorham and Aaron Putnam, 16 December 1801 (Abstract)

§ From Stephen Gorham and Aaron Putnam

16 December 1801, Boston. At a meeting of “the Sufferers by British Spoliations” held at Boston in November, “we the Subscribers were appointed a Committee to prepare & forward a Memorial to the President.… We have taken the liberty to inclose it to You & hope it will meet your approbation, & that we shall have Your patronage in bringing this business to a successful issue.”

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