Benjamin Franklin Papers

The American Commissioners to Vergennes, 19 May 1778: résumé

The American Commissioners to Vergennes3

LS: Archives du Ministère des affaires étrangères; AL (draft): Massachusetts Historical Society; three copies and transcript: National Archives

<Passy, May 19, 1778: We have received your letter of May 15 with its enclosure, and have forwarded copies of both to Congress.4 Justice, we have no doubt, will be promptly done.>

[Note numbering follows the Franklin Papers source.]

3Published in Butterfield, John Adams Diary, IV, 103 and discussed briefly in Taylor, Adams Papers, VI, 122 n.

4With the preceding letter.

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