Letter from President James Madison to Senator David Daggett, 1817 January 1

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Creator

Madison, James, 1751-1836

Title

Letter from President James Madison to Senator David Daggett, 1817 January 1

Description

President James Madison requests Connecticut Senator Daggett's presence at a special session of the Senate held on March 4, 1817. At this session, Vice President elect Daniel D. Tompkins was sworn into office, just prior to newly elected President James Monroe's official inauguration ceremony.

Subject

United States. -- Congress. -- Senate.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1809-1817.

Source

Collection of Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library, Lexington, Massachusetts.
USM 009

Date

1817 01 01

Contributor

Daggett, David, 1764-1851, recipient.

Rights

This image is presented for research and educational purposes only, and may not be distributed or re-published without permission from the Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library.

Language

English

Identifier

A74/002/023

Coverage

United States -- Washington, D.C.

Extent

1 page; 25 x 20 cm.

Provenance

Gift of Caldwell Consistory, Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania

Citation

Madison, James, 1751-1836, “Letter from President James Madison to Senator David Daggett, 1817 January 1,” digitalVGW, accessed June 23, 2017, http://digitalvgw.omeka.net/items/show/91.