. For Searle's official account of his efforts to raise money in France and the Netherlands,
in which he mentions the assistance JA
provided, see his letter of 23 July 1782 to William Moore, President of Pennsylvania
, Series 1, 9:589–591).
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.