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THE COMMITTEE OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS TO JOHN ADAMS. - John Adams, The Works of John Adams, vol. 7 (Letters and State Papers 1777-1782) 
The Works of John Adams, Second President of the United States: with a Life of the Author, Notes and Illustrations, by his Grandson Charles Francis Adams (Boston: Little, Brown and Co., 1856). 10 volumes. Vol. 7.
Part of: The Works of John Adams, 10 vols.
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THE COMMITTEE OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS TO JOHN ADAMS.
Philadelphia, 1 September, 1781.
Inclosed, you have some important instructions passed in congress upon the 16th of last month.1 They will probably reach you first through our minister at Versailles, an opportunity to France having earliest presented itself. Should that not be the case, you will be careful to furnish copies to Dr. Franklin and Mr. Jay.
I remain, &c.
James Lovell,for the Committee of Foreign Affairs.
[1 ]See the Secret Journals of Congress, vol. ii. pp. 470, 472.