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To James Madison from Fontaine Maury, 6 November 1804 (Abstract)

§ From Fontaine Maury

6 November 1804, New York. “I beg you to excuse the Liberty I take in introducing to your notice Mr Destrihan, who comes strongly mentioned by my Friends at New Orleans, and I shall feel much obliged at any civilities offered him.”1

RC (DLC). 1 p.

1On the same date, Maury wrote JM a similar letter introducing Pierre Sauvé (DLC; 1 p.; in a clerk’s hand, except for Sauvé’s name, complimentary close, and signature, which are in Maury’s hand).

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