Legal Papers of John Adams, volume 2

Editorial Note

Adams' Minutes of the Argument


For newspaper publication in Boston after the Nov. 1761 argument and reaction there, see notes 26, 27, above. In many other colonies arguments similar to those of Otis were used; in 1773 JA's version of his argument as printed in the Massachusetts Spy (Doc. II and notes 1 103 , 20 122 , below) was sent to the Connecticut Committee of Correspondence. Frese, “Otis and Writs of Assistance,” 30 NEQ 506–508.