John Adams Letter, Page 2, Tudor Place Collection
John Adams wrote this letter to First Lady Martha Washington asking her permission to have President George Washington's remains interred under a monument to be erected at the U.S. Capitol. It is part of the collection at Tudor Place. See image number 1112427 for page 1. Tudor Place was the Washington, D.C., home of Thomas and Martha Custis Peter. Martha Custis Peter was First Lady Martha Washington's granddaughter.