James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Wilson Cary Nicholas, 8 May 1801

From Wilson Cary Nicholas

Warren May 8th. 1801

Dear Sir

I beg leave to introduce to you Mr. Joseph Daviess1 the district attorney for Kentuckey, he is a man of merit, and one who has the strongest claims upon me for all the good offices that I can do him, from the extraordinary attention that he has paid to the interest of My brothers family,2 there is nothing I cou’d do for Mr. D. that wou’d be so acceptable to him, as making him acquainted with you. May I beg the favour of you to present Mr. Daviess to the President of the U. S. and your associates in the administration. I am Dear Sir with the greatest respect your friend & hum. Servt.

W. C. Nicholas

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