James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Richard Mentor Johnson, January 1817

Jany 1817


The within letter relates to a Captive yet held as the Property of an indian; he is the only son of my near nieghbour, his Parents have long been amused with hopes of his being alive

Ihope something may be done to liberate this young man from captivity. with great respect your ob sert

Rh. M. Johnson

DNA: RG 107—LRRS—Letters Received by the Secretary of War, Registered Series.

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