Diary of John Adams, volume 3

Fryday August 23. 1776.

Tuesday August 27. 1776.

[Monday August 26. 1776.] JA [Monday August 26. 1776.] Adams, John
Monday August 26. 1776.

Monday August 26. 1776. Three Letters of the 22 and 23 from General Washington with sundry Papers inclosed; a Letter from William Finnie, deputy Quarter Master general of the southern department, were read, and referred to the Board of War.


A Letter of the 22d. from Colonel James Wilson, was read, and referred to Mr. Jefferson, Mr. Franklin and Mr. John Adams.1


See the following entry (27 Aug.) and note 3 2 , below.