James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Charles Peale Polk, 10 November 1801 (Abstract)

§ From Charles Peale Polk

10 November 1801, Frederick Town. Reluctantly repeats request that JM intervene on his behalf for a federal job as his family is in “extreme distress.” If changes are to be made under the new postmaster general, he wishes to be considered. Is moving to Georgetown within the month as he has no prospects at his present location.

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