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Browsing: Diary of John Adams, Volume 3


Docno: ADMS-01-03-02-0016-0177

Author: Adams, John
Date: 1776-08-26

[Monday August 26. 1776.]

Monday August 26. 1776. Three Letters of the 22 and 23 from General Washington with sundry Papers inclosed; a Letter from William Finnie, deputy Quarter Master general of the southern department, were read, and referred to the Board of War.
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A Letter of the 22d. from Colonel James Wilson, was read, and referred to Mr. Jefferson, Mr. Franklin and Mr. John Adams.1
1. See the following entry (27 Aug.) and note 3 2 , below.