Dolley Payne Madison was the most important First Lady of the nineteenth century. The Dolley Madison Digital Edition will be the first-ever complete edition of all of her known correspondence. It is currently complete through April 1837, with a total of 964 documents.

This American Founding Era version of the DMDE contains the complete text of our separate standalone edition, but not the rich apparatus of the original. Please refer to our note on the American Founding Era version of DMDE for further details.