§ From Joseph Woodman and Others
28 January 1811, Boston. The subscribers, members of the legislature of Massachusetts, “having Understood that there would probably be a District Attorney soon Appointed for the District of Maine in room of the Hon. Silas Lee, … recommend Benjamin Green Esquire of Berwick in the County of York as … well Qualified to discharge the Duties of that Office.”
RC (DNA: RG 59, LAR, 1809–17, filed under “Green”). 2 pp. Signed by Woodman and thirty-nine others.