James Madison Papers

To James Madison from William Branch Giles, 31 August 1809 (Abstract)

§ From William Branch Giles

31 August 1809, Wigwam, Amelia County, Virginia. The Virginia senator recommends John Love [member of the House of Representatives] and Alexander Scott of Georgetown as persons qualified for the District of Columbia judgeship that is now vacant. Encloses Scott’s letter to him, so that JM may be better informed.

RC and enclosure (DNA: RG 59, Letters of Application, 1809–17). 2 pp. Postmarked: “Richmd. Va. / Sep 5.”

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