Adams Papers

From John Adams to Benjamin Stoddert, 5 October 1800

Quincy Oct 5 1800

Dear Sir

Enclosed is a letter from Samuel Wales requesting an appointment in the Marines. A certificate in his favor signed by many respectable characters in Bridgewater is also inclosed much in his favor. From the knowledge I have of him & his connections I believe him a good appointment if there are any vacances

MHi: Adams Family Papers, Letterbooks.

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