. On 18 Oct., Gouverneur Morris nominated JA
; Henry Laurens and Woodbury Langdon were also nominated. At the same time a three-man
committee was chosen to draw up instructions. On the 21st, the congress chose Laurens
to negotiate a Dutch loan (JCC
, 15:1186, 1198).
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.