. With this letter in the Adams Papers
is a copy of Congress’ resolution of 23 Nov. regarding Lafayette’s return to France,
which Livingston here summarizes in so far as it applied to JA
, 21:1134–1136). This letter and its enclosure were likely sent to JA
under cover of Lafayette’s letter of 1 Feb. 1782 (Adams Papers
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.