James Madison Papers

To James Madison from William Webb, 29 September 1803 (Abstract)

§ From William Webb1

29 September 1803, Collector’s Office, District of Bath, Maine. Has “had it in contemplation for some time” to resign the office of collector of the customs for reasons of health. Is “now determined to resign” and asks JM to inform the president of his request that his replacement be appointed to take office after 31 Dec. 1803.

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