James Madison Papers

To James Madison from the Republican Meeting of Stonington, Connecticut, 11 April 1809 (Abstract)

§ From the Republican Meeting of
Stonington, Connecticut

11 April 1809. Assures JM “of their attachment to the constitution and union … and their firm determination to maintain at all hazards the same and the laws made in pursuance thereof.” Their faith abides in a government that “will prefer an honorable war to an ignominious peace.” Signed by George Hubbard and Peleg Denison.

Printed copy (National Intelligencer, 10 May 1809).

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