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Collection Reference Number GLC05745
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1810 
Title James Madison to Simon Snyder about Pennsylvania's response to his stand against Britain
Date 5 July 1810
Author Madison, James (1751-1836)  
Recipient Snyder, Simon  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Responds favorably to receiving a letter from Governor Snyder about the resolutions passed by the General Assembly of Pennsylvania supporting President Madison's stand against Britain. Describes them as "expected from a state, which, has given, so many proofs of its readiness to maintain the rights and honor of the nation, against foreign aggressions..."
Subjects President  Government and Civics  Global History and Civics  Foreign Affairs  Military History  War of 1812  
People Madison, James (1751-1836)  Snyder, Simon (1759-1819)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme The Presidency; Government & Politics; Foreign Affairs; War of 1812
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Signer of the U.S. Constitution.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859