First Page of John Adams' “Travels and Negotiations” (Part Two of His Autobiography)
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Begun on 1 December 1806, the second part of Adams' Autobiography, to which he gave the title “Travels and Negotiations,” records his voyage to France in the winter of 1777–1778 and the events of his first diplomatic mission through July 1778, where it then abruptly breaks off. For some account of the manuscript of the Autobiography, see the Introduction
From the original in the Adams Papers.
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2007.