Jan. 13. 07.
Th:J. to mr Gallatin
The appointment of a woman to office is an innovation for which the public is not prepared, nor am I. shall
we appoint Springs or wait the further recommendations spoken of by Bloodworth. Briggs has resigned; and I wish to consult
with you, when convenient, on his successor, as well as on an Attorney General. affectionate salutations.
NHi: Papers of Albert Gallatin.