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Pendleton, Edmund (1721-1803) to James Madison re: news, capitol coming to the Potomac

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00099.144 Author/Creator: Pendleton, Edmund (1721-1803) Place Written: Edmundsbury Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 21 July 1790 Pagination: 2 p. 26 x 20 cm

Summary of Content: Discusses local news, Pendleton's pleasure in the capitol coming to the Potomac, discussion of American pre-war debts to Britain, constitutional defining of treaties.

People: Madison, James, Sr. 1723-1801
Pendleton, Edmund, 1721-1803

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: US ConstitutionPresidentPoliticsGovernment and CivicsWashington, D.C.FinanceEconomicsGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyTreaty

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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