James Madison Papers

From James Madison to James Monroe (Abstract), 21 June 1805

§ To James Monroe

21 June 1805, Department of State. “I have the honor to inclose an extract of a letter I have had occasion to write to Genl Armstrong containing some supplementary observations on the controversy with Spain,1 not comprehended in my letter to you of the 23d May which was forwarded to Madrid.

“I also forward some private letters by this opportunity of a gentleman going from Alexandria.”

Letterbook copy (DNA: RG 59, IM, vol. 6). 2 pp.

1JM presumably enclosed an extract from his 6 June 1805 letter to John Armstrong.

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