1. Franklin wrote a similar letter to William Jackson on 28 June. Despite Jackson's protests,
Franklin succeeded in stopping shipment of the specie to the U.S. aboard the South Carolina. See Franklin, Papers, 35:195–196, 211–214, 219–226, 242–244.
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.