To James Monroe
Washington Jan. 12. 1803
The mail is closing just as the inclosed is put into my hands. tomorrow we shall write to you fully. Adieu.
PrC (MHi); at foot of text: “James Monroe”; endorsed by TJ in ink on verso. Enclosure: Resolutions of the Senate, 12 Jan., agreeing to Monroe’s appointments as minister extraordinary and plenipotentiary to France and Spain (see TJ to Monroe, 13 Jan.; JEP description begins Journal of the Executive Proceedings of the Senate of the United States…to the Termination of the Nineteenth Congress, Washington, D.C., 1828, 3 vols. description ends , 1:436). Enclosed in TJ to George Jefferson, 12 Jan. (first letter).