James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Rufus King, 31 December 1802 (Abstract)

§ From Rufus King

31 December 1802, London. Acknowledges JM’s letter and expresses thanks for the early reply as well as for the “like communication” sent to King’s agent in New York.1 “As I expect the vessel coming to me from America, will be here, and ready for me & my family to embark by the 10. of April, I am making the requisite preparations and hope I may not be disappointed in receiving my Letters of Recall in season, to enable me to leave England immediately after that Date.”

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