James Madison Papers

Philip P. Barbour to James Madison, 21 March 1829

March 21st.—29.

Dear Sir,

The Delegation appointed in Louisa, to meet at Orange Ct. House on monday next, for the purpose of nominating members to the Convention, have requested me to inform you, that they wish to call on you a short time on Monday morning, as they go, from my house to Court, with a view to enquire, whether if elected, you will be willing to serve. I am your’s resply

P. P. Barbour

RC (DLC). Docketed by JM.

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