Thomas Jefferson to Edmond Charles Genet, 18 December 1793

To Edmond Charles Genet


I have laid before the President your letter of the 16th. instant, and in consequence thereof have written to the Attorney General of the US. a letter of which I have the honor to inclose you a copy, and to add assurances of the respect with which I am Sir Your most obedt & most humble servt

Th: Jefferson

RC (DLC: Genet Papers); at foot of text: “The Min. Pleny. of the Republic of France.” PrC (DLC). FC (Lb in DNA: RG 59, DL). Enclosure: TJ to Edmund Randolph, 18 Dec. 1793. Letter and enclosure enclosed in TJ to George Washington, 18 Dec. 1793. Both printed in Federal Gazette and Philadelphia Daily Advertiser, 24 Dec. 1793.