Francis Coffyn to the American Commissioners8
ALS: American Philosophical Society
<Dunkirk, July 9, 1778: I refer you to my letter of yesterday. This is to enclose a certificate from the admiralty court, to counter to some degree Poreau’s insinuations against me. Tomorrow I send three other certificates and if they are insufficient will furnish whatever further proof you require; meanwhile Mr. Amiel will give you particulars.>
8. Published in Taylor, Adams Papers, VI, 274–5, where the enclosure is summarized.