James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Phineas Bradley, 8 August 1816

Washington City. 8th. August 1816


The President and Directors of the Potomack Steam Boat Company declared a dividend of ten dollars on each share ⟨of⟩ stock in said company, up to June 30th. 1816. I have the honour to here inclose fifty dollars, being the amount of your dividend on five shares of said stock, in a bill of the State Bank of North-Carolina. I should have made the remittance earlier if I could have obtained other than the depreciated money of this District. will you favour me with your receipt. I have Sir the honour to be Your most Obedt. servant

P. Bradley

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