. The Committee for Foreign Affairs sent this commission and the accompanying instructions
of the same date, below, under cover of a letter of 1 Sept.
, No. 79, I, f. 286; Wharton ed., Dipl. Corr. Amer. Rev.
, 4:683). JA
received the letter and its enclosures on the evening of 23 Nov. (Wharton, ed., Dipl. Corr. Amer. Rev.
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.