Dorchester Augt. 31st 1812
Permit me to congratulate you, on this glorious event.
The Constitution Capt. Hull has captured and sunk the British Frigate Guerreer, after a short but Brilliant Action, inclos’d are the particulars.
I have the honor to be, / with great Respect / Sir / your most Obedt. Servt.
MHi: Adams Papers.