Adams Papers

John Quincy Adams to Joshua Johnson, 7 Jun. 1797

Amsterdam 7 June 1797.

Dear Sir,

I had the pleasure to write you yesterday by the Mail, in answer to your favour of the 26th: ulto: and this morning I have received from Rotterdam, the copy of it, with a few additional lines, desiring to know when I shall set out. This is not yet in my power to say, for by late letters from the Government, I am desired to wait here, until the arrival of Mr: Murray. He sailed from Philadelphia about the 24th: of April, and is now expected here every day. When he arrives I shall have nothing to detain me.

I am with respect and esteem, Dear Sir, / Your obliged friend & hble Servt:

LbC(MHi: Adams Papers).

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