. As to the inaccuracies, see notes 20
, below; they are fully discussed in Horace Gray's appendix to Quincy's Reports [hereinafter
to be cited as Quincy, Reports (Appendix)
] at p. 408–411, 416–417, 469. See also Joseph R. Frese, Writs of Assistance in the
American Colonies, 1660–1776, p. 1–19 (Harvard Univ. doctoral dissertation, 1951).
The principal letters are in 10 JA, Works
244–362; see also id.
at 362 note.
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.