James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Richard Skinner, 15 July 1803 (Abstract)

§ From Richard Skinner

15 July 1803, Manchester, Vermont. Resigns the office of commissioner of bankruptcy because it conflicts with his previous appointment to a state office. Recommends Jonathan E. Robinson of Bennington, “a Gentln. of real merit” and the son of Jonathan Robinson, chief justice of the Vermont Supreme Court.1

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