James Madison Papers

Elbert Anderson to James Madison, 12 October 1823

Westchester N.Y. Oct 12. 1823.

Dear sir,

I enclose you a new system of cultivation &c by Major Genl A. Beatson, I have partially tried the burnt clay in cheap & temporary Kilns, and have succeeded beyond my expectations. I have likewise tried the Scarifier plate l. f[    ] and it produces a fine tilt for small seeds &.

with Great respect I am, sir, Your

E. Anderson

RC (DLC). Docketed by JM.

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