Seth Kaller, Inc.

Inspired by History

Shopping Cart
SKU Description Amount Delete
INV-21463.99 JOHN ADAMS Autograph Letter Signed, to Elbridge Gerry, May 24, 1786, Grosvenor Square [London]. 4 pp., 7⅞ x 12⅝ in. 1786-05-24

In London to negotiate a commercial treaty with Britain, Adams writes of his inability to succeed with the British ministry because the states are not strong enough to support their own credit and regulate their own trade. Addressing his critics in Congress, Adams says anyone who thinks they can do better is welcome to his job. “A more disagreable Situation than mine no Man ever held in Life…making brick without straw, which has been my employment ever since I have been in Europe…was never reckoned an easy or pleasant task, from the days of the Israelites in Egypt…

$ 90,000.00 [Remove]
Subtotal $ 90,000.00
Sales tax will be calculated after you provide your shipping address TBD
Shipping and Insurance FREE
TOTAL $ 90,000.00