Jan. 22, 1779
Dr. Franklin presents Compliments to Mr. Adams, and requests that all the Public Papers
may be sent him by the Bearer.2
Dr. Franklin will undertake to keep them in order; and will at any time chearfully
look for and furnish Mr. Adams with any Paper he may have occasion for.
Mr. Adams on receit of this put all the Public Papers, then in his Possession, into
the hands of W T Franklin.