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From John Adams to Benjamin Stoddert, 30 August 1798

Quincy Aug 30th 1798

Sir

Inclosed are letters From Judge Law of Connecticut & Capt Hinman recommending Capt Richard Law jun. to be a Capt in the navy & commander of the armed ship now building at Middleton or any other that shall be thought proper. You will of course put these letters on file & the name of the candidate on the list.

I have / the honor to be Sir your most humble servant

John Adams.

MHi: Adams Family Papers, Letterbooks.

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