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Docno: ADMS-06-05-02-0250

Author: Vernon, William Sr.
Recipient: Adams, John
Date: 1778-02-09

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From William Vernon Sr.

9 February 1778. printed: JA, Diary and Autobiography, 2:272–273. Vernon asked that his son be placed with a mercantile house in Bordeaux or Nantes and proposed a gratuity of £100, which would also cover board.
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