Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Robert Smith, 31 August 1805

Navy Depmt
31 Augt. 1805.


Should you approve of the appointment of Mr. Town to a 2nd. Lieutenancy of Marines, I request your signature to the commission herewith sent.    The enclosed letters recommending him for the appointment, will explain to you his qualifications.

I am with high respect Sir, yr. mo ob Servt.

Rt Smith

DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.

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