Recipient: President of Congress
Recipient: Huntington, Samuel
[dateline] Paris, 29 February 1780.
in John Thaxter's hand PCC
, No. 84, I, f. 295; docketed: “No. 11 J. Adams Esqr Feby. 29th. 1780 the Gazette
mentioned, not inclosd. Read May 15th. requests the Constitutions of each State particularly
Georgia & North Carolina.” LbC Adams Papers
; notations: “Recd in congress Oct. 15. Triplicate.”; by Thaxter: “No. 11.”
Responding to a request from Edmé Jacques Genet, John Adams asked for copies of American
constitutions. See Genet's letter of 28
Feb. and Adams' reply of 29.
Feb (both above).