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The American Commissioners to the President of Congress, 19 May 1778: résumé

The American Commissioners to the President of Congress1

AL (draft): Massachusetts Historical Society; three copies and transcript: National Archives

<Passy, May 19, 1778: We enclose for the consideration of Congress a copy of a letter from the comte de Vergennes,2 and of a letter enclosed with it.>

1Published in Butterfield, John Adams Diary, IV, 103.

2That above, May 15, about the misconduct of an American privateer.

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