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John Adams responds, Thomas Jefferson intervenes...

Item # 701700

October 24, 1798

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Oct. 24, 1798 

* The XYZ Affair - France relations
* John Adams & Thomas Jefferson

The front page has an address: "To John Adams, President of the United States" from a military unit at Lexington, followed by his response signed in type: John Adams.
A page 2 bit concerning America making preparations for action against France during the XYZ Affair, with Thomas Jefferson intervening. Other reports concerning the troubling relationship with France. There are two reports concerning Napoleon Buonaparte's army in Egypt, with mention of Admiral Nelson, who would defeat him in the Battle of the Nile.
Four pages, a bit irregular at the blank spine, some minor archival mends and minor margin tears.

Category: The 1600's and 1700's