To James Madison
Mar. 21. 1796.
Th: Jefferson presents his friendly respects to Mr. Madison and asks the favor of him to procure a safe conveyance for the inclosed letter to Colo. Monroe, which is of great importance public and private, as covering papers of consequence.
PrC (DLC); endorsed by TJ in ink on verso. Enclosure: TJ to Monroe, 21 Mch. 1796, and enclosures.