To James Madison from Stevens Thomson Mason, 8 May 1802 (Abstract)
§ From Stevens Thomson Mason
8 May 1802. Recommends the bearer, Lund Washington,1 “as a person desirous and capable of filling the office of a Clerke in your Department should any vacancy occur.”
RC (DLC). 1 p.
1. This was probably the Lund Washington (b. 1767) who was the son of Robert Washington and Alice Strother Washington of Green Hill, Virginia (Abbot, Papers of Washington: Presidential Series, 1:369 n. 1).
“To James Madison from Stevens Thomson Mason, 8 May 1802 (Abstract),” Founders Online, National Archives, last modified December 28, 2016, http://founders.archives.gov/documents/Madison/02-03-02-0248. [Original source: The Papers of James Madison, Secretary of State Series, vol. 3, 1 March–6 October 1802, ed. David B. Mattern, J. C. A. Stagg, Jeanne Kerr Cross, and Susan Holbrook Perdue. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1995, p. 200.]