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Papers of John Adams, Volume 14 (October 1782 — May 1783)
Berkenrode, Mattheus Lestevenon van (Dutch ambassador to France and peace negotiator)
instructions as peace negotiator
allied recognition of principles of Armed Neutrality and
rumored appointment of son as minister to U.S.
on Anglo-Dutch negotiations
memorial to Fitzherbert demands concessions
signing of Anglo-French and Anglo-Spanish treaties and
Vergennes’ assurances to regarding peace negotiations