|Old Imry Jany. 3d. 1786|
Mr. Maltby’s most respectful compliments to Mr. Adams, inclosing herewith the copy of the letters patent of Jay. 1st. to the council of Plymouth, together with a printed book of the Charters—He has not yet been so fortunate as to find the Grant from the council of Plymouth to Sr. Henry Roswell & others, or any copy thereof, but his most diligent endeavours shall be exerted in the Search—this however is recited in the printed Charter of Wm. & Mary.
Inclosed also are Mr. Cushings Letters & ye. [thorn] account of the expence attending the Copy now procured—