James Madison Papers

To James Madison from DeWitt Clinton, 31 May 1805

From DeWitt Clinton

New York 31 May 1805


I enclose you some documents to prove the impressment of Philip Milligan a Citizen of the U. S. on board of a British Vessel of War. His Mother is a Widow & in great distress upon account of the situation of her son. If his release is obtained or you shall receive favorable intelligence respecting it, I will thank you to inform me of it in order to communicate it to her.

Letterbook copy (NNC: DeWitt Clinton Papers).

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