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1. The caption in the original reads: “Extract of a Letter from a G[entleman]
at Eustatia 17. Sept.” The editors have no certain clue as to who the writer was.
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.