James Madison Papers

To James Madison from James Bowdoin, 19 April 1808

Boston, April 19th. 1808.


It is with pleasure I acquaint you with my safe arrival in the United States from Liverpool in England after a passage of thirty three days.

Being much perplexed with the confusion incident to my arrival, I have only time to enclose you two Letters one for the President of the United States, && the other for you.

Please to present my respectful Regards to the President, & acquaint him, that I shall write to him shortly; Believe me with high consideration; Sir, Your most ob. Servant,

James Bowdoin.

PS. a Packet is also herewith sent addressed to you.

DNA: RG 59--DD-Diplomatic Despatches, Spain.

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