James Madison Papers

To James Madison from William Eustis, 16 April 1812 (Abstract)

§ From William Eustis

16 April 1812, War Department. Lists proposed additions and alterations in the “additional Army” of the U.S.1

Letterbook copy (DNA: RG 107, LSP). 1 p. A note in the margin reads: “Not sent to the Senate.”

1Eustis listed the names of eighteen nominees from North Carolina, Virginia, New York, Vermont, and Massachusetts. Most of them were forwarded to the Senate by JM in subsequent messages.

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