Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Henry Dearborn, 23 February 1805

War Department February 23d. 1805

Sir

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.

H. Dearborn

Feb. 23. 05.

Approved

Th: Jefferson

PHi: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.

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