James Madison Papers

From James Madison to James Monroe, June 1816

June 1816

It is presumed that Dr. Judson is sufficiently respectable to be commended for his benevolent & patriotic views; and to be informed that they will be facilitated by suitable instructions to the post officers. These will be given by the Treasury & navy Depts. on a communication of this memorandum, by the Secy. of State. If the Secy. of State does not view Dr. J. & his plan in the light here presumed, he will intimate as much, and not proceed as pointed out

J. M.

MHi: Washburn Collection.

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