James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Noah Zane, 7 May 1803 (Abstract)

§ From Noah Zane

7 May 1803, Lancaster. Has seen the law passed at the last congressional session authorizing the establishment of a land office at Zanesville for the sale of public land1 and has been encouraged by his friend Thomas Worthington to apply for the position of register there. If appointed, will endeavor to discharge his duties to the interest of the U.S. and the satisfaction of the public.2

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