Adams Papers

To John Adams from William Charles Jarvis, 8 August 1825

Charlestown Augt. 8. 1825

Hond. Sir,

Immediately after the late celebration on Bunker-Hill the enclosed lines were written, and have since appeared in some of our news-papers, As they contain an allusion to some of the revolutionary Sages to whom this country is under lasting obligations. I hope you will at least esteem them as a testimony of my veneration for you.

I am, / Most respectfully / Your Obt sert.

William C. Jarvis

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