Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from John McKinney, 4 December 1807

Alexandria Decr. 4th. 1807


Mr. Robert Moss informs me he is an applicant for the Office of Marshal of the District of Columbia—I beg leave respectfully to State, that I have known Mr. Moss a few years past, during which time, his conduct has been such as to command the respect & Esteem of the Publick.—In his Office of Deputy Marshal, he has given, (as far as my observations have extended,) very general satisfaction.

I have the honor to be Sir yr. Obt. St,

John McKinney

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

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