Adams Papers

From John Adams to Benjamin Stoddert, 22 August 1799

Quincy August 22d 1799


Inclosed is a letter from Mr Senator Foster, recommending Dr Mason of Newport. Another from Mr Cabot, one from Dr. Tappan & another to him from Dr. Osgood, recommending the Rev. Mr. Samuel Sargeant to be a chaplain. Tappan & Osgood are divines of the highest characters among us. Mr Sargeant appears very worthy.

MHi: Adams Family Papers, Letterbooks.

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