James Madison Papers

James Madison to Thomas S. Grimké, 10 October 1830

Ocr 10. 1830

Dr. Sir

The copy of your Oration delivered at N. H. inclosed to me for the University of Virga. has been recd. & will be duly attended to. A later mail has brought me a Copy for which I owe my personal acknowledgments.

The perusal of the Oration has left a just impression of the merit imparted to it by the copiousness of its learning & the richness of its Eloquence. Be pleased to accept Sir the assurances of my high & cordial esteem

Draft (DLC).

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