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[Commissioners to Gabriel de Sartine]
[addrLine] To His Excellency Monsieur De Sartine
[dateline] Passi July 11. 1778
We have had the honour of your Excellencys Letter of the Fifth Instant relative to
and We redily consent that he should be at your Excellencys disposition and shall
be happy if his Services may be in any respect Usefull to the designs your Excellency
may have in Contemplation. We have the honour to be with the greatest respect, your
[signed] B. Franklin,
[signed] Arthur Lee,
[signed] John Adams.
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.