James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Willie Blount, 5 December 1809 (Abstract)

§ From Willie Blount1

5 December 1809, Knoxville. Encloses a letter from John Dickinson of Nashville, who seeks the position of attorney for the district of West Tennessee.

RC and enclosure (DNA: RG 59, LAR, 1809–17, filed under “Dickinson”). RC 2 pp. Enclosure is Dickinson to Blount, 26 Nov. 1809 (2 pp.).

1Willie Blount (1768–1835) served three terms as governor of Tennessee between 1809 and 1815.

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