. This paragraph, presumably taken from the copy of the letter that reached Congress
on 26 Dec. (see descriptive note), appeared in the Pennsylvania Gazette
of 10 Jan. and the Pennsylvania Journal
of 17 Jan. (see JA
to Benjamin Rush, 20 Sept.
, and note 1
, below), and in numerous other American newspapers, including the Boston Independent Chronicle
of 25 January.
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, 2018.