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This foot note contained in document ADMS-06-08-02-0226
1. JA had become convinced that the ports of Cadiz and Bilbao were the best means for sending and receiving correspondence with America when, on or about 12 Feb., he received AA 's letter of 10 Dec. 1779 via Cadiz ( Adams Family Correspondence , 3:271–272, 275).