Old Imry Jany. 3d. 1786
Mr. Maltby’s most respectful compliments to Mr. Adams, inclosing herewith the copy of the letters patent of Jay. 1st. to the council of Plymouth, together with a printed book of the Charters—He has not yet been so fortunate as to find the Grant from the council of Plymouth to Sr. Henry Roswell & others, or any copy thereof, but his most diligent endeavours shall be exerted in the Search—this however is recited in the printed Charter of Wm. & Mary.
Inclosed also are Mr. Cushings Letters & ye. [thorn] account of the expence attending the Copy now procured—