the name & proposed promotion of Capt. Clark has been left out of the list by a misunderstanding of my directions.
DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.
War Department Feby 24. 1807
I have the honor of proposing for your approbation first Lieutenant William Clark of the regiment of Artillerists to be promoted to the Rank of Lieut Colonel in the second Regiment of Infantry, vice Thomas H Cushing promoted to the rank of Colonel
Accept Sir assurances of my high respect & consideration