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Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 10 September 1783, "We have received . . ." [electronic edition]
... Paris Septr. 10. 1783 My dearest Friend We have received from Congress a Resolution by which We are to be impowered to negotiate a Treaty of Commerce with G. B. -- My self Mr. Franklin and Mr. Jay. This will detain me in Europe this Winter. If this Letter arrives in Season, that you can come to me this Fall with Miss Nabby I shall be Supreamly happy to see you. But Still ...
Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 10 May 1777, "We have at last accomplished..." [electronic edition]
... Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 10 May 1777, "We have at last accomplished..." [electronic edition] ...
Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 4 January 1782, "My Health is returning . . ." [electronic edition]
... Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 4 January 1782, "My Health is returning . . ." [electronic edition] ...
Letter from Abigail Adams to John Adams, [28] February 1796, "Thursday is my Red Letter Day..." [electronic edition]
... Quincy Feb.ry. 1796 My Dearest Friend Thursday is my Red Letter Day. Then I usually get your favours, and a package of papers. The last thursday was particularly so. I received Yours of the 10, 13, 15 and 17th. of Febry. and two Letters from our Dear Sons one dated Helveotsluice Novbr. 7th. from the Minister, the other of the 9th. from the Hague. The Wind had been ...
Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 12 May 1774 [electronic edition]
... . We live my dear Soul, in an Age of Tryal. What will be the Consequence I know not. The Town of Boston, for ought I can see, must suffer Martyrdom: It must expire: And our principal Consolation is, that it dies in a noble Cause. The Cause of Truth, of Virtue, of Liberty and of Humanity: and that it will probably have a glorious Reformation, to greater Wealth, Splendor and Power than ever ...
Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 9 January 1777 [electronic edition]
... . It was cruel Parting this Morning. My Heart was most deeply affected,altho, I had the Presence of Mind, to appear composed. May God almightys Providence protect you, my dear, and all our little ones. My good Genius, my Guardian Angell whispers me, that We shall see happier Days, and that I shall live to enjoy the Felicities of domestic Life, with her whom my Heart esteems above all earthly Blessings. ...
Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 20 September 1774 [electronic edition]
... Philadelphia Septr. 20, 1774 My Dear I am very well yet:-write to me as often as you can, and send your Letters to the Office in Boston or to Mr. Cranches, whence they will be sent by the first Conveyance. I am anxious to know how you can live without Government. But the Experiment must be tryed. The Evils will not be found so dreadfull as you apprehend them. Frugality, my Dear ...
Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 8 November 1783, "Yours of jany. . . ." [electronic edition]
... France or Holland, no matter which. But We must go to the Hague to live. My Second Fever, has so cured me that I hope I could live with you in Holland, at the Hague at least, if you will perswade me to ride on Horseback every day. Yours in haste, but most tenderly J. Adams. ...
Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 1 July 1769 [electronic edition]
... Falmouth (June 30) July 1 1769 My Dear We have lived thro the Heat, and Toil, and Confusion of this Week. We have tried three of the Kennebeck Proprietors Actions and have been fortunate enough to obtain them all. -- Mr. Bowdoins great Case with Lord Edgcumbe, and Dr. Gardiners great Cause with William Tyng the sherriff of this County particularly. There are about 60 or 70 Actions now ...
Letter from Abigail Adams to John Adams, 20 September 1783 [electronic edition]
... recollect to have particularly mentiond both our dear and venerable parents. My Father then appeard to sustain his age, with fewer of the infirmities of it, than most aged persons are subject to, his Health, his spirits, and his activity were remarkable. He sat out upon a visit to my sister at Haverhill, and with an intention of carrying our son Charles, who had just recoverd from the Measles: he ...

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