Adams Papers

To John Adams from Samuel Allyne Otis, 15–16 April 1789

United States of America In Senate April 15. 1789.

Resolved, that a Committe of two Members from the Senate & three from the House of Representatives to be appointed by the Houses respectively, wait on the Vice-President of the United States as soon as he shall come to this City, and in the Name of the Congress of the United States congratulate him on his Arrival

Read & Accepted

April 16. 1789.

The Senate proceeded by ballot to the Choice of the Committee agreeably to the Report of the Committee of both Houses, agreed to on the 15 inst.—When the Honble Mr. Elsworth & the Honble Mr. Dalton were chosen—

A true Copy from the Journals of Senate


Sam A Otis Secy.

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