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Browsing: Diary of John Adams, Volume 3


Docno: ADMS-01-03-02-0016-0177

Author: Adams, John
Date: 1776-08-26

[Monday August 26. 1776.]

Monday August 26. 1776. Three Letters of the 22 and 23 from General Washington with sundry Papers inclosed; a Letter from William Finnie, deputy Quarter Master general of the southern department, were read, and referred to the Board of War.
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A Letter of the 22d. from Colonel James Wilson, was read, and referred to Mr. Jefferson, Mr. Franklin and Mr. John Adams.1
1. See the following entry (27 Aug.) and note 32, below.
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, 2014.
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