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Docno: ADMS-06-12-02-0226-0002

Author: Bleiswyck, Pieter van
Recipient: Adams, John
Date: 1782-03-30

Pieter van Bleiswyck to John Adams: A Translation

[salute] Sir

It is with much satisfaction that I have the honor to acquit myself of the commission with which I have been charged by the States of Holland and West Friesland and convey to you, sir, a copy of the resolution that their Nobles and Grand Mightinesses have taken the day before yesterday on the subject of your admission as envoy from the United States of America.1

[salute] I have the honor to be with the most perfect consideration, sir, your most humble and most obedient servant,

[signed] P. V Bleiswyk
RC (Adams Papers); endorsed: “P. Van Bleiswyk G. Pensionary of Holland 30 March 1782.”
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, 2018.