Recover Lost and Stolen Documents

John Adams

Second President of the United States, 1796-1800

The following items relating to John Adams are missing from the National Archives

  • Letter from President Adams to George Long, the President of the Council of the State of Massachusetts, dated August 3, 1779
  • Letter from President Adams to Colonel Henry Champion, dated May 26, 1780
  • James H. Bradford appointment as Surgeon's Mate, signed by President Adams on August 23, 1800