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John Adams letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-SC5

Scope and Contents

Contains letters written by President John Adams (1735-1826) to Elbridge Gerry, 1779; Capt. Richard O'Brien, 1786; Dr. Benjamin Rush, 1807; Mathew Carey, 1820. In the letter to Carey, Adams thanks him for the copy of Vindiciae Hibernicae and indicates his poor health prevents his participation in national affairs.

Dates

  • Created: 1779 - 1820

Creator

Extent

1 folder (1 folder: .5 linear inches (.042 linear feet)) : 4 letters

Language of Materials

English