. Pedrick secured letters of introduction from TBA in Quincy and from Peter Paul Francis
Degrand in Boston, but JQA dismissed his business scheme as impractical (JQA, Diary
, 24 Jan. 1824). See also entry of 1 Feb. 1824
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, 2016.