Adams Papers

From John Adams to Benjamin Stoddert, 24 August 1800

Quincy Aug 24th 1800

Dear Sir

Inclosed is a letter of the 21st of this month from his Excellency Govenor Monroe, which I request you to consider & report to me the result of your examination A marine hospital at Norfolk, I suppose is necessary for the United States.

With high esteem &c

P.S. The constitution arrived in Boston harbor yesterday.

MHi: Adams Family Papers, Letterbooks.

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