James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Richard Mentor Johnson, 13 February 1816

House of Reps 13th. Fb 1816


Altho not acquainted personally with Charles Lucas Esq of St. Louis, from information obtained from honorable sources I have no doubt he would give satisfaction to the people & to the Govt. if appointed to fill the office of atty. for the U States in the Ter. of Missouri With sentiments of Sincere respect your ob Servt

Rh. M: Johnson

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

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