James Madison Papers

Richard M. Johnson to James Madison, 15 September 1829

Blue Spring 15th Sept 1829

Dear Sir,

This will be handed to you by a particular young friend of mine Mr Robert. W. Scott a resident of Frankfort K.y. Having finished his education & having obtained a Licence to practise Law he has defered engaging in his profession, to visit Richmond, City of Washington, Philadelphia & other places, in Search of information, & particularly his object is to attend the virginia convention. In every respect both as to his family & connections & himself personally Mr Scott is highly respectable, and deserving.

If in your power to pay him some attention & to introduce him into your society the obligation will be acknowledged by your devoted friend

Rh: M: Johnson

RC (DLC). Docketed by JM.

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