. Edward Augustus Holyoke wrote to JA
on 6 Nov. 1783 (Adams Papers
) to thank him for arranging a correspondence between the Massachusetts Medical Society
and the Société Royale de Médecine at Paris (see JA
, [9 June 1783]
, vol. 5:168–170). In his letter of 24 Nov. 1785 (Adams Papers
), Tufts desired to know whether Holyoke's letters to JA
and to the Société Royale had arrived.
acknowledged Holyoke's letter in April and enclosed the original letters from the
officers of the Société Royale and its vote acknowledging its Massachusetts counterpart
to Holyoke, 3 April 1786, MSaE
: Holyoke Family Coll.).
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, 2017.