Adams Papers

To John Adams from George Blake, 29 April 1819

Boston 29. April 1819

Dear Sir

Two Young Gentlemen, fellow Students at Princeton University, the One, Mr S. Clay of Kentucky, a near relative of Mr. Speaker Clay; and the other, Mr. Lee a member of a highly respectable family of Virginia, being here on their first visit to the Eastern States, & having expressed to me their desire of paying their respects to you before their return, I have taken the liberty to offer them this line of introduction; which I pray you to excuse; And Accept renewed Assurances of the exalted Esteem & respect, with which / I have the honor to be Yr. Mo. Obed St.

Geo: Blake

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