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Browsing: Diary of John Adams, Volume 3


Docno: ADMS-01-03-02-0016-0061

Author: Adams, John
Date: 1776-02-22

[Thursday Feb. 22. 1776.]

Thursday Feb. 22. 1776. Two Letters from General Washington, were referred to a Committee of the whole house. Accordingly Congress resolved itself into a Committee of the whole, and after some time, Mr. Ward reported that the Committee had come to no Conclusion, and Congress resolved that Tomorrow they would again resolve themselves into a Committee of the whole, to take into their farther consideration the Letters from General Washington.