Adams Papers

From John Adams to Timothy Pickering, 4 September 1798

Quincy Sept. 4th 1798


I return you Mr. Adams’s letters No 121, 122, 123 & one not numbered, dated June 5 together with Mr. Pitcairns of June 1st.

I agree with you in opinion concerning Mr. Adams idea of a contingent stipulation with Sweeden, respecting neutral ships, neutralising the goods on board, & if the heads of department agree with us, you may send an instruction to that purpose.

I have the honor to be Sir your / most obedient servant

John Adams

MHi: Adams Family Papers, Letterbooks.

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