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Browsing: Diary of John Adams, Volume 3


Docno: ADMS-01-03-02-0016-0154

Author: Adams, John
Date: 1776-07-29

[Monday July 29. 1776.]

Monday July 29. 1776. A long List of Refferences to the Board of War of Letters from Washington, Schuyler, Reed, Trumbull, Convention of New Jersey, Council of Massachusetts &c. &c.1
The Board of War brought in a report, which was taken into Consideration, whereupon resolved as in the Journal.2
Committee of the whole on the Articles of Confederation, Mr. Morton in the Chair.
1. Only a portion of these letters was referred to the Board of War; see JCC , 5:613.
2. JCC , 5:614–615. This chiefly concerned appointments and assignments of officers.