Dolley Madison was the most important First Lady of the nineteenth century. This is the first-ever complete edition of all of her known correspondence. It is currently complete from 1788 through April 1837, with a total of 964 documents. Enter the collection through Browse to read the letters by time period; Search to locate letters by text, names, dates, topics, and places; Contents for a list of letters sorted by date, author, or recipient. Part of American Founding Era collection.