[James Madison] to MVB, 16 April 1826
Apl. <illegible> 16. 1826
J. M. had occasion lately to return his thanks to Mr. Van Buren for a copy of the Executive proceedings, of the Senate relating to the Mission to the Cong. at Panama. He
now ^has now to^ addr those < illegible> due for the Copy since rec of the very able Speech deliverd by Mr [. . .] on that subject repeating at the same time assurances of his high & friendly respects.