James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Eléonor-François-Elie, Marquis de Moustier, 2 August 1810 (Abstract)

§ From Eléonor-François-Elie, Marquis de Moustier

2 August 1810, Well Walk, Hampstead, Middlesex County. Recommends P. F. Fauche1 for post of U.S. consul in Gothenburg.

RC (DLC). 2 pp. In French. Marked by Moustier as duplicate of his letter of 5 Mar. Docketed by JM.

1Peter Francis Fauche, a Swiss merchant residing in Gothenburg, Sweden, had written to JM as early as 29 Jan. 1809 for a consular appointment (DNA: RG 59, LAR, 1809–17).

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