Adams Papers

To John Adams from Alden Bradford, 19 June 1820

Boston June 19th. 1820


I have the honor to transmit you a card of Invitation for celebrating the anniversary of the Declaration of our National Independence, in the establishment of which You performed such a conspicuous and influential part—and of whose disinterested & patriotic services, with those of your associates in this glorious work of freedom, I trust present & future generations will cherish the most grateful & respectful recollections.

With great esteem & respect / I have the honor to be / your obt. Servant

Alden Bradford

Secy of Commonwth.

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