War Department February 23d. 1805
I have the honor of proposing for your approbation the following appointments in the Militia of the District of Columbia (viz)
James Calder to be Lieutenant of light Infantry in the first Legion, vice, Charles McLaughlin promoted—
James Stevens to be Ensign of light Infantry in the first Legion, vice, James Harrison resigned
Accept, Sir, the assurances of my high respect and consideration.
Feb. 23. 05.
PHi: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.