Washington, 9 August 1828.
I take great Pleasure in transmitting to you the Enclosed letter from Mr. Lawrence, which was received at the Department to day, and in stating, that I have forwarded to that Gentleman the one which you sent to me a few days ago, to transmit to him. With my respectful Compliments to Mrs. Madison, I remain, Dear Sir, with perfect Esteem and Respect, your faithful, Obedt. Servant
RC (DLC). Docketed by James Madison.