Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from David Holmes, 15 April 1808

15 Apl. 1808


I received a letter some time ago from Judge Stuart requesting me to recommend two or three Young Gentln for Military Appointments, this was immediately complied with, In any future agency I may have in the Business of making a selection for Virginia the recommendations of Mr. Stuart shall receive from me that attention to which I know them to be so justly entitled, No letter accompanied your note to me I presume some mistake has been made by the Servant

I am Sir with Great respect Your Obt St

David Holmes

DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.

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