James Madison Papers

To James Madison from William E. Hũlings, 26 September 1803 (Abstract)

§ From William E. Hũlings

26 September 1803, New Orleans. Offers his services as naval officer at New Orleans. “I hope that five years of faithful attention to the duties of the Office I now hold, and a knowledge of the French, and Spanish Language, and of this Country; will justify my application.” Sent the original of this letter to the secretary of the treasury; solicits JM’s “good Offices with the President in this business.”

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