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James Madison rejection of claim

Mss 804125
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 804125

Description

As Secretary of State, Madison rejects claim sent him by Collector Hill relative to "impressment of two seamen." "The law imposes it upon masters of vessels - does not assume to pay for evidences of imprvssments." Washington, D.C.

Chase autograph collection.

Dates

  • 1804-01-25

Creator

Language of Materials

In English.

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright on this material has not been evaluated. You are free to use this material in any way that is permitted by copyright that applies to your use.

Extent

.01 linear ft. (1 envelope)

General

Impressment

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