. Robert Preston reached London on 22 Oct., but told JA
that he had unaccountably lost the letters that he was bringing to London from Jefferson.
Preston did not accurately remember to whom these letters were addressed, but soon
thereafter he found them. They included this letter, and Jefferson to JA
, also 11 Oct. (Adams Papers
). See JA
to Jefferson, 24 Oct., and 4 Nov. (DLC
: Jefferson Papers; printed in Jefferson, Papers
, 8:663–664, 9:10–11), and AA
to Jefferson, 25 Oct.
, and 24 Nov.
, both below.
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.