Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 24 December 1795, "Inclosed is a Post..."
Philadelphia December 24. 1795
My Dearest Friend
Inclosed is a Post note for Six hundred Dollars out of which I pray you to repay Dr. Tufts the three hundred We borrowed and the rest I hope will answer your Ends till March. My Expences here are so enormous, two subscriptions for erecting Colledges in Kentucky and in the Western Territory and a small, too small assistance to Charles will make it almost impossible for me to answer the Demands on me during the Quarter. I am my Dearest Friend affectionately yours
Cite web page as: Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 24 December 1795 [electronic edition].
Adams Family Papers: An Electronic Archive. Massachusetts Historical Society. http://www.masshist.org/digitaladams/
Original manuscript: Adams, John. Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 24 December 1795. 1 page. Original manuscript from the Adams Family Papers, Massachusetts Historical Society.
Source of transcription: Adams Papers Editorial Project. Unverified transcriptions.