|Title||Letter from Lewis Cass to Rufus King|
|Scope & Content||
Handwritten letter of introduction from Lewis Cass, addressed to Hon. Rufus King, regarding James Witherell.
Detroit Dec. 18, 1823
The bearer of this , Lit. Witherell, has requested of me an introductory letter to you, and it affords me pleasure to comply with is wishes.
He is a young gentleman of very respectable standing here, and able and intelligent. He bears with him my warm regards, wherever he may go.
I am, dear sir,
with much esteem,
Witherell, James W.
|Extent of Description||8" x 10"|