Adams Papers

From John Adams to Oliver Wolcott, Jr., 2 August 1799

Quincy August 2d 1799


With the blank commission signed I here return all the applications & recommendations inclosed in your favor of 24th of July.—If it is your ultimate judgment that Charles Simms ought to be prefered, you will please to have his name inserted. The recommendations of Mr Porter however seem to be very respectable.

MHi: Adams Family Papers, Letterbooks.

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