Adams Family Correspondence, volume 6

Royall Tyler to John Adams

Abigail Adams to Thomas Jefferson

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A fuller account of Paul Randall's decision to accept JA's request that he accompany Capt. John Lamb on the mission to Algiers is in AA2, Jour. and Corr. , [3]:187–189, 191, which says that Col. Franks suggested Randall. See also AA to JQA, 5 Oct., above; and Jefferson, Papers , vols. 8–10.