Charlestown Augt. 8. 1825
Immediately after the late celebration on Bunker-Hill the enclosed lines were written, and have since appeared in some of our news-papers, As they contain an allusion to some of the revolutionary Sages to whom this country is under lasting obligations. I hope you will at least esteem them as a testimony of my veneration for you.
I am, / Most respectfully / Your Obt sert.
William C. Jarvis
MHi: Adams Papers.