James Madison Papers

From James Madison to James Monroe, 6 July 1823

To James Monroe

Montpr. July 6. 1823

Dear Sir

Tho’ sorry to trouble you so often I must ask the further favor of you to let me have from the War Dept. a copy of Genl. Harrison’s letter of Resignation. It bears date the eleventh of May 1814. Also a copy of the letter of the Secy. of war acknowledging its receipt; date May 24. Also copy of the Secy’ letter to Harrison of May 28. accepting the Resignation of Harrison. Yrs. always

James Madison

RC (DLC: Monroe Papers). Docketed by Monroe. In the left margin in an unidentified hand “furnished.”

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