Montpellier Jany. 22. 1834.
J Madison with his respects & regards to Mr. Gouverneur informs him, that he has, as authorized by Mr. G.s letter of the 20th. instant, addressed to him, a box, containing Books for the "Naval Lyceum" at N. Y. The number of Volumes (16.) being too bulky for the mail, the box is sent to the care of Mr. Wm Allen Fredericksburg, who will forward it by the first Water opportunity.
Draft, FC (DLC).