Quincy Sept 21st 1798
I received last night your favor of the 15th with its inclosures, & perceive nothing to alter.
Inclosed is a letter from Samuel Treat who has been a lieutenant at the castle a long time. His claims to a continuance in service I hope will be considered, but I know nothing of him, but his appearance on a late visit to me & the inclosed letter
MHi: Adams Family Papers, Letterbooks.