James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Benjamin W. Crowninshield, 21 April 1815

Navy Department April 21st: 1815


I would respectfully submit to your consideration the Enclosed Papers, with a view to have your sanction to dismiss the man from the U.S. Naval Service. his character & qualifications are unfavourably spoken of by Captain Porter & others. I am very respectfully Sir. Your obed. Serv.

B W Crowninshield

DLC: Papers of James Madison, Rives Collection.

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