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MVB to Charles Edward Dudley, 1 January 1825

To Charles Edward Dudley Washington Jany 1st 1825 My dear Sir, I write principally for the purpose of wishing you & Mrs. D. a happy new year. News I cannot give you. The Presidential question is about as unsettled as it ever was. Mr Crawfords health is re-established & his prospects far from desperate. The… Continue Reading

Samuel Lewis Southard to MVB, 10 January 1825

From Samuel Lewis Southard Navy Depmt. 10. Jany. 1825. Sir, I have had the honor to receive your letter dated the 7th. of January, and communicated it to the Commissioners of the Navy from whom I have received the enclosed answer. Not having been in this Department at the time when the matter was referred… Continue Reading

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