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From John Adams to Benjamin Stoddert, 8 April 1799

Quincy April 8th 1799

Sir

Inclosed is a letter from Chief justice Dana. I pray you to send him for his son a commission or warrant as a midshipman by the name of Edmund Trowbridge Dana, & to assure him that he shall be put under Capt. Sever on board his frigate.

I am &c.

MHi: Adams Family Papers, Letterbooks.

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