Philadelphia May 13th. 1807.
Understanding that Henry Hill Esq, some time ago appointed Commercial Agent for the United States, in Jamaica, has resigned; I beg to be permitted to recall to your recollection, Sir, the application of my Brother John Montgomery Macpherson for the appointment. I have the honor to be, with the most perfect respect, Sir, yr. hble Servt.
DLC: Papers of James Madison.