James Madison Papers

To James Madison from James Kennedy, Jr, 1 October 1806

Alexandria 1st. October 1806


Having understood that Mr. Colin Easton of Springfield, New Jersey, formerly a resident in this place, is desirous of obtaining the appointment of Consul for the Island of St. Croix, We take the liberty of adding this testimony of our good wishes for the Success of his application, being of opinion that his Character for integrity and Capability qualifies him to discharge the trust, if reposed in him, with fidelity and ability. We have the honor to be with high respect Sir Your Mo Obed Sts.

Jas. Kennedy Jr   John & Thos Vowell.
Wm. Wilson James Patton
Ths Wm Kelly Wm Hudgson
J Swift. R Veitch & Co
John Ramsay John Dunlap
Jas. Sanderson
Wm: Jas: Hall

DNA: RG 59—LAR—Letters of Application and Recommendation.

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