[To the Comte de Vergennes]
[dateline] Paris Hotel De Valois, Rue De Richlieu March 21. 1780
In the Letter which you did me the honour to write me, on the twenty fourth of February,
Your Excellency proposed that the principal Object of my Mission [remainder missing]23
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.