James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Sidi Suleiman Melli Melli, 7 February 1806

Washington Feby. 7th. 1806


I have waited on Mr. Cathcart, with a request that he would convey to you my sentiments in Answer to your letter, but he refuses to do so unless you desire it.

I must therefore solicit you Sir, to direct Mr. Cathcart to call at my house in order to transact the business between us. I have the honor to be with great respect Your obt. Hble. Sert.

Arabic signature

DNA: RG 59—NFL—Notes from Foreign Legations.

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