Adams Papers

From John Adams to John Rhea, 31 March 1819

Quincy March 31st. 1819


I have received with great pleasure, your favour of March 9th. with the inclosed <of> Copy of a Speech, and of a circular Letter The speech is to me both in point of eloquence and information at least, as satisfactory as anything I have read upon the Subject—The Letter is a Concise comprehensive and marsterly compendium of the state of the Government and the prosperous circumstances of the Nation extremely proper to be transmit’ed by a Representatave to his Constituents—

Be pleased to accept my thanks for the favour you have done me in sending them to your / obliged humble Servant

John Adams

MHi: Adams Family Papers, Letterbooks.

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