Grosv. Square Octr. 17. 1787.
Permit me, to inclose to your lordship a letter from a Citizen of the United States Capt. Folger claiming one of his seamen & fellow Citizen who has been pressed: & to request your Lordships interposition, that an order of the Lord of the admiralty may be given for the liberation of Jacob Grainger—
With great respt. &c
MHi: Adams Family Papers, Letterbooks.