James Madison Papers

To James Madison from John Pope, 13 December 1811 (Abstract)

§ From John Pope

13 December 1811, Washington. Recommends John Edwards King of Cumberland County, Kentucky, for the judicial vacancy in upper Louisiana. He is a lawyer of “experience, respectability & influe⟨nce⟩ & qualified for the office.”

RC (DNA: RG 59, LAR, 1809–17, misfiled under “Edwards”). 1 p. Docketed by Monroe. Damaged at margin.

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