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January

1 January 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam 1 January 1781. RC in John Thaxter's hand PCC, Misc. Papers, Reel No. 1, f. ... 1 January 1781 President of Congress to William V, Prince of Orange and Stadholder of the Netherlands The United States of America in Congress Assembled impressed with a deep sense of your ... 1 January 1781 President of Congress to Netherlands, States General of The United States of North America in Congress Assembled impressed with a high sense of the ... 1 January 1781 President of Congress to Adams, John You will receive herewith enclosed, a Commission as Minister Plenipotentiary to the United ... 1 January 1781 Dana, Francis to Adams, John I will no longer omit to acquaint you of my safe arrival here; I shou'd have done it before, ... 1 January 1781 Thaxter, John to Adams, John I have the Honour to inclose You “Les fondemons de la Jurisprudence Naturelle” by Professor ... 1 January 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John Give me leave to congratulate your Excellency on the Commencement of the New Year and to ... 2 January 1781 Bondfield, John to Adams, John A Vessel that left Annapolis in Virginia arrived at this port yesterday. ... 2 January 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, John Your Favor of Sepr. 20th. reached me at Christmas. I inclose you a Resolve but am not able ... 3 January 1781 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund I have received your Favour of the 1st. of this Year, and thank you for your kind ... 3 January 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I had this Day the Honor of receiving your Excellencys Letter of the 31 Ultimo; which gives ... 3 January 1781 Adams, Abigail to Lovell, James Your favour of december 19 was deliverd me this day. I would not omit by this post to thank ... 4 January 1781 Adams, Abigail to Willis, Nathaniel Your favour of december 21 was deliverd me enclosing the extract relative to Mr. Hutchinson. ... 4 January 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Notwithstanding the Influence of the English Nation; notwithstanding the Influence of old ... 5 January 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress On the 10 of Nov. 1780 The Memorial of Sir Joseph York to the States General, was presented ... 5 January 1781 Digges, Thomas to Adams, John Altho hostilities, and seemingly rigourous ones, have commencd between your Country and ... 6 January 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, John I hope the Papers which you will receive by this opportunity will give you personal ... 7 January 1781 Dana, Francis to Adams, John I seize with avidity upon the opportunity of sending You the enclosed Philadelphia Paper of ... 8 January 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail Yes I will try it. To one of the most sensible, virtuous and consequently most lovely of the ... 8 January 1781 Adams, Abigail to Warren, Mercy Otis No, my dear Madam, not affronted I hope; you did not say so with a good grace, the only time ... 8 January 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, John Herewith goes a Letter which I this day received from Mrs. Adams with a Request that I would ... 9 January 1781 President of Congress to Adams, John Enclosed are two letters of Credence, mentioned in my other Letter of this Date; the one ... 9 January 1781 Digges, Thomas to Adams, John London 9 January 1781. RC Adams Papers. printed: Digges, Letters, p. 348–349. ... 9 January 1781 Johnson, Joshua to Adams, John My last was on the 29 July since which I am deprived of any of your ever esteemed favours. ... 10 January 1781 Sayre, Stephen to Adams, John I am, not many days since favour'd with your Letter of the 6th.; and as your Excellency ... 10 January 1781 Gerry, Elbridge to Adams, John In June last I returned to this State, and have since been favoured with your several ... 10 January 1781 Dana, Francis to Adams, John Paris 10 January 1781. RC Adams Papers; filmed at 12 July 1780, Adams Papers, Microfilms, ... 10 January 1781 President of Congress to Adams, John Congress consider your correspondence with the Count de Vergennes on the subject of ... 11 January 1781 Bowdoin, James to Adams, John Your Letter of March last I have but lately received. It was Sent by the Post, I suppose ... 11 January 1781 Franklin, William Temple to Adams, John The Letter your Excellency honour'd me with dated the 7th. of last Month, I duly received. ... 11 January 1781 Adams, John Returned from the Hague to Leyden. Was present from 12. to one O Clock, when the Praeceptor ... 12 January 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Ce n'est pas proprement le Courier attendu, mais une Lettre des Plénipotentiaires de ... 12 January 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John This is not the expected post, but rather a letter dated the 19th of last December O.S. that ... 12 January 1781 Adams, John Mr. Mitchel, Mr. Luzac, Dr. Waterhouse, Mr. Thaxter and my two Sons supped with me at the ... 13 January 1781 Adams, John Returned to Amsterdam, having dined at Haerlem, at the Golden Lion. Went in the Evening to ... 14 January 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress In an Excursion, which I have lately made through the principal Cities of this Province, ... 14 January 1781 Searle, James to Adams, John AZ. Congress ... 14 January 1781 Adams, John Questions.—How many Ships of War, are determined to be equipped? How much Money have the ... 14 January 1781 Adams, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic Last night, on my arrival home, I found your Favour and Thank you for the Intelligence it ... 15 January 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 15 January 1781. RC in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. 29–32. printed: ... 15 January 1781 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Capt. Caznew is now just about to sail. I wrote large packets to go by him a month ago, but ... 15 January 1781 Adams, John Visited old Mr. Crommelin and Mr. De Neufville. There is a wonderful Consternation among the ... 15 January 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Zealand is still endeavouring to divert the Republick from its Interest and its Duty, to ... 15 January 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Congress will not expect me to write upon the Subject of Peace at this time, when the Flames ... 15 January 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John I cannot find a french form to adress you at the head of my Letters which pleases so much to ... 15 January 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John I cannot find a french form to address you at the head of my Letters which pleases so much ... 15 January 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 15 January 1781. RC in John Thaxter's hand PCC, Misc. Papers, Reel No. 1, f. ... 16 January 1781 Adams, John to Massachusetts Board of War There are three Gentlemen, in the Mercantile Way, Mr. Sigourney, Mr. Ingraham and Mr. ... 17 January 1781 Lee, William to Adams, John I had the Honor of receiving your favor of the 1st. instant by Mr. Searle, who arriv'd here ... 18 January 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 18 January 1781. RC in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. 87–44. printed: ... 18 January 1781 Adams, John to Dana, Francis Yesterday I had the Pleasure of yours of the 7th. both the Packetts came Safe and in good ... 18 January 1781 Adams, John to Dohrman, Arnold Henri I have the Honour, to transmit you, a Letter from the Honourable the Committee of Congress ... 18 January 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, William Temple Your kind Letter of the Eleventh, came to my Hand Yesterday. I am much obliged to you Sir, ... 18 January 1781 Adams, John to Mazzei, Philip I yesterday received yours of the 19 of October. Sometime Since I received the other of the ... 18 January 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I have had the Honour of receiving your Excellencys Letter of the 3d. Instant, it was full, ... 18 January 1781 Cranch, Richard to Adams, John As there is a Vessell now here bound for Holland by which (if not sooner) you will doubtless ... 19 January 1781 Luzac, Jean to Adams, John I am sorry, there appeared something suspicious to you in the paragraph, mentioned in your ... 20 January 1781 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund I have just received your Favour of the 18th., and thank you for the good News. I dont ... 21 January 1781 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John The vessel is not yet gone, and I find I have a towns man going in her. He came this evening ... 21 January 1781 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy Tis a long time since I had the pleasure of a Letter from you. If you wrote to me by Capt. ... 21 January 1781 Rush, Benjamin to Adams, John Your favor of Sepr. 20 from Amsterdam came safe to hand. The contents of it were of so ... 21 January 1781 Adams, John to Capellen tot den Pol, Joan Derk, Baron van der I have not been able to find an opportunity to acknowledge the receit of the esteemed favour ... 22 January 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John As promised, I have the honor to inform you that the expected courier arrived last night ... 22 January 1781 Luzac, Jean to Adams, John I could not return You the Papers, which Mr. Thaxter was so obliging as to deliver us early ... 22 January 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John May it please Yoúr Excellency that we now lay before her the papers she hath charged us with ... 22 January 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John While as the generall Congress of the United States of North America, in which the supreme ... 22 January 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Fidele à ma promesse, j'ai l'honneur de vous donner connoissance, que le Courier attendu est ... 22 January 1781 Adams, John to Luzac, Jean I have received your favour of 19 and am much obliged to you for your frank and candid ... 23 January 1781 Thaxter, John to Adams, John I had the Honour of your Note and the inclosed Extracts yesterday Morning; I waited on Mr. ... 23 January 1781 Digges, Thomas to Adams, John I am without any of your favours for some time. Not a word of news to write about that ... 24 January 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I have had the Honour of receiving your Excellencys Letter of the 20th. Instant, I receivd ... 24 January 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John In order to keep my promise of sending you all essential news, to save time, and to spare me ... 24 January 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Pour Satisfaire à ma promesse de vous informer de tout ce qui se passera d'essentiel, gagner ... 24 January 1781 Chavagnes, Bidé de to Adams, John Captain Chavagnes is very flattered by the honor of your acquaintance and promises to you ... 24 January 1781 Chavagnes, Bidé de to Adams, John Le capitaine chavagnes est trop flatté de lhonneur de votre connoissance, et vous a voué des ... 25 January 1781 Thaxter, John to Adams, John Your favour of yesterday was recieved this morning. I suspect it was opened before it came ... 25 January 1781 Adams, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic I have to acknowledge the Receipt of your Favours of the 15 and 24. the latter inclosing a ... 28 January 1781 Lee, William to Adams, John I have received your favor of the 20th. instant which disappointed me a good deal, for I had ... 28 January 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John I am honored with your letter of the 25th, the content of which gave me much pleasure, not ... 28 January 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John J'ai l'honorée vôtre du 25e., dont le contenu m'a fait grand plaisir, non seulement par ... 28 January 1781 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Last Evening General Lincoln call'd here introducing to me a Gentleman by the Name of Col. ... 29 January 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Dans ma Lettre d'hier il y a une erreur qui doit être redressée. Ce n'est point parce qu'on ... 29 January 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John In yesterday's letter I made an error which must be corrected. It is not the awaited arrival ... 29 January 1781 Grand, Henry to Adams, John By order and for Account of M. Fr. Dana I am to credit your Account for ... 31 January 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John Four mails arrived yesterday, by them we find that Eleven East Indiamen are arrived at ... 31 January 1781 Dana, Francis to Adams, John I write you at present principally to communicate the following intellegence from Martinique.... 31 January 1781 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund Your Favour of 24 is received. I wish that Madrid would put an End to Husseys and ... 31 January 1781 Adams, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic I have to thank you for your Favours of 28 and 29 which arrived untouched, by any hand too ... 31 January 1781 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I have received, by the Way of Bilboa, a Letter from your Mamma, of the 8th of October, in ... 31 January 1781 Lee, William to Adams, John I had the Honor of writing to you the 28th. but omitted answering your Quere about the ...

February

1 February 1781 Thaxter, John to Adams, John I have waited on Mr. Luzac with the Crisis, who is much obliged to You for it, and will ... 1 February 1781 Dana, Francis to Adams, John The enclosed letters of our Friend, of the 12th. and 14th. of last Month, the Resolution of ... 1 February 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 1 February 1781. RC in John Thaxter's hand PCC, Misc. Papers, Reel No. 1, f. ... 2 February 1781 Adams, John to Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) Today the Apeared before me Notary Publicq the Honorable John Adams Esqr. of the City in ... 2 February 1781 Adams, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic Nulla Dies Sine Lineâ, said a great Geometician and you are so good an American, that you ... 2 February 1781 Adams, John to Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) Having adjusted the Form of the Obligations to be given in the proposed Loan, nothing ... 3 February 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John I have received your letters of 31 January and 2 February together this morning. ... 3 February 1781 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John I yesterday received your's of the 31st of Jany. in whic you desir'd me to write you a few ... 3 February 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John J'ai les honorées vôtres des 31e. Janvr. et 2e. fevr. reçues toutes les deux à la fois ce ... 4 February 1781 Létombe, Philippe André Joseph de to Adams, John I have answer'd, three days ago, at Paris the Letter I have been honour'd from your ... 4 February 1781 Adams, John to Searle, James I had the Honour of yours of 24 Jan. only yesterday. F. Silas Deane is indeed arrived here, ... 5 February 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John La Lettre ci-jointe au Congrès répond en grande partie aux honorées votre du 31e. Janv. et 2 ... 5 February 1781 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund Yours of 31. Jan. is arrived. A Courier is arrived from Petersburg, who carried the Notice ... 5 February 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I have the Honor of receiving this Day your Excellencys Letter of the 31st. Ultimo. ... 5 February 1781 Tudor, William to Adams, John I had the Honour of your Letter by Monsieur Jean Baptiste Petry about six Weeks since, and ... 5 February 1781 Adams, Abigail to Thaxter, John I have not had the pleasure of a line from you since your arrival in Holland. I fear I have ... 5 February 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John The enclosed letter to Congress is mainly a response to your letters of 31 January and 2 ... 6 February 1781 Adams, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic I have received your Favours of the 3d. and 5th. with their Inclosures all in good order. I ... 7 February 1781 Adams, John to Huntington, Samuel By the Tenth Article of the Treaty of Alliance with France “The most Christian King and the ... 7 February 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Je n'ai qu'un instant avant le depart de la poste, pour vous faire parvenir le Poscrit ci ... 7 February 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I have this day the Honor of receiving your Excellency Letter of the 5th. Instant: It ... 7 February 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John J'ai l'honorée vôtre du 6e. et j'y répondrai à loisir un autre jour. Je vous dirai seulement ... 7 February 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John I have the honor of your letter of the 6th and will respond to it at my leisure another day. ... 7 February 1781 Thaxter, John to Adams, John Yesterday I had the Honor of your's of the 4th. instant. ... 7 February 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John I have only a moment before the mail departs, to send you the enclosed postscript for ... 8 February 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John After the late conference yoúr Excellency honourd me with, we should have had the honoúr to ... 8 February 1781 Adams, John to Dana, Francis I had yesterday the Pleasure of receiving two Letters from you, one dated Feb. 1. and one ... 8 February 1781 Adams, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic Thus you See that I began the Mischief, and I assure you I am ready to finish it, if ... 8 February 1781 Adams, John to Searle, James Yesterday I was honoured with yours of the 1. Feb. I agree with you, that affairs look very ... 8 February 1781 Lee, William to Adams, John The Bearer of this, Mr. Brailsford a native of South Carolina, is now on his way to America ... 8 February 1781 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy I fear you will think Mamma is unmindfull of you if she does not write you a few lines by so ... 9 February 1781 Thaxter, John to Adams, John I had the honour of yours of Yesterday a few Moments past. I was happy to learn, that the ... 9 February 1781 Williams, Jonathan to Adams, John Capt. Charles Jenkins of the Brig Sally arrived here this morning to my address, he left ... 9 February 1781 Sarsfield, Guy Claude, Comte de to Adams, John I have an infinite obligation to you, sir, for providing my introduction to Mr. Searle. I ... 9 February 1781 Sarsfield, Guy Claude, Comte de to Adams, John Je vous ai, Monsieur, une obligation infinie de m'avoir procuré la connoissance de Monsieur ... 9 February 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Gallitzin, Prince Dmitri Alexeivitch Copy of the paper which accompanied the resolution that I have carried this evening &c. ... 9 February 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John I have received and have seen with much satisfaction Congress' great and good resolution of ... 9 February 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Gallitzin, Prince Dmitri Alexeivitch Copie du paper qui accompagnoit la Resolution que j'ai portée ce soir à &c. ... 9 February 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John J'ai reçu et vu avec autant de satisfaction la belle et bonne Résolution du Congrès du 5 ... 9 February 1781 Cooper, Samuel to Adams, John Colonel Johonnot who sails in the Frigate Alliance, I expected would have tarried with us a ... 9 February 1781 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund I have this day the Honour of yours of 5. It would be unwise in Congress, to neglect any ... 10 February 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John I am still disconsolate about the precipitous publication of the resolution. Because of it, ... 10 February 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Je suis encore inconsolable de la publication précipitée de la Résolution: car elle m'a fait ... 11 February 1781 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John I received a day or two agone the vocabulary which I desir'd you to send, for which I am ... 11 February 1781 Digges, Thomas to Adams, John My long silence has not been owing to any want of regard or attention to you, but has been ... 11 February 1781 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund I thank you for the Translation, which came to hand yesterday. I do myself the Honour to ... 11 February 1781 Thaxter, John to Adams, John I have the Honour to inform You that Charles was matriculated the 29th. of last Month, by ... 12 February 1781 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I received to day, your Favour of 11. ... 12 February 1781 Dana, Francis to Adams, John Just in the moment I was sitting down to write to you, I had the pleasure of your's of the ... 12 February 1781 Adams, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic I have received yours of the 9 and 10th. of this month. The Resolution of Congress is ... 15 February 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Without wanting to disagree with any of the good reasons you gave me in your letter of the ... 15 February 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Sans vouloir rien opposer aux bonnes raisons que vous donnez dans votre faveur du 12e. pour ... 15 February 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin This Morning, the House of Botereau & Co. of this City, presented to me, Sixty Six Bills of ... 16 February 1781 Thaxter, John to Adams, John Your favour of yesterday was recieved this morning. I am never more happy than in hearing, ... 18 February 1781 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John The other day I received your letter, of the 12th of this month, in which you ask me whether ... 18 February 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I sit down to acknowledge the Receipt of your Excellencys two Letters; one by the Post this ... 19 February 1781 Adams, John to La Vauguyon, Paul François de Quélen de Stuer de Causade, Duc de As I have been informed that your Excellency has had occasion, lately to enquire, whether ... 19 February 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Les derniers papiers Anglois ont copié de la Gazette de N. York un long article au sujet ... 19 February 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John The latest English newspapers have copied a long article from the New York Gazette on the ... 19 February 1781 Adams, John to Bicker, Hendrik Your Questions to me, today, have induced me to communicate to you, in Confidence a Copy of ... 20 February 1781 Bondfield, John to Adams, John By this days post we are advised of the sailing from Cadiz of the Spanish Fleet consisting ... 21 February 1781 Bicker, Hendrik to Adams, John Pour que je ne fusse trop preoccupé de mon sisteme, j'ai profitté de votre permission de ... 21 February 1781 Bicker, Hendrik to Adams, John In order that I not be too absorbed in my own system, I profited from your permission to ... 22 February 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John May it please Yoúr Excellency! that we remove the doúbts which are laying on oúr mind for ... 22 February 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I received the Letter your Excellency did me the honour of writing to me the 15th. Instant, ... 23 February 1781 Adams, John Went to the Hague, in the Trecht Schuit. At Leyden I have seen Mr. Vander Kemp, and Mr. and ... 24 February 1781 Jay, John to Adams, John Since my last to you before you left Paris, I have been favored with no Letters from you ... 24 February 1781 Adams, John Plan of a Negotiation to the Amoúnt of One Million Gilders. at the Charge of the United ... 25 February 1781 Dana, Francis to Adams, John The enclosed letter came to hand the last Evening; I was about breaking it open, agreable to ... 27 February 1781 Smith, Isaac Sr. to Adams, John I wrote you a few days since by a ship which goes in Company with this of the success under ... 27 February 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail Your Effects, expected in the Alliance, came in the Ariel. Yesterday two Cases were brought ... 27 February 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John On my Return from a little Excursion, I received yours of 18. ... 28 February 1781 Adams, John At the Arms of Amsterdam. ... 28 February 1781 Létombe, Philippe André Joseph de to Adams, John Il y a dix jours que l'honorable M. Searle m'a remis la Lettre que votre Excellence m'a fait ... 28 February 1781 Létombe, Philippe André Joseph de to Adams, John Ten days ago Mr. Searle gave me the letter that your Excellency had the honor to write me on ...

March

1 March 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail In my last I told you that the Case which was brought to my Lodgings for your Benefit did ... 1 March 1781 Adams, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic The Letters I received at Leyden, obliged me to leave you Sooner than I intended, but I did ... 1 March 1781 Adams, John to Bicker, Hendrik I received your Letter at Leyden, inclosing the Copy I had the Honour to Send you, and thank ... 1 March 1781 Adams, John to Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) I the Subscribed John Adams, of Braintree in the County of Suf­folk, in the State of ... 2 March 1781 Adams, John to Adams, Samuel Your kind Favour by the Marquis, I have received, and it touched a thousand tender Springs, ... 2 March 1781 Neufville, Jean de to Adams, John This will reach yoúr Excellency at his levee, I make no apologie for not forwarding it ... 3 March 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John The enclosed will tell you all that is new here. Our friends are hardly content with the ... 3 March 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John L'incluse vous apprendra tout ce qu'il y a de nouveau ici. Nos amis ne sont guere contents ... 5 March 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I had the Honor of receiving a Letter from your Excellency yesterday without a date in ... 5 March 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John May we have the honoúr, to offer to Yoúr Excellency, the inclosed pack, received from Mr. ... 5 March 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail Doctr. Winship left this City Today and has been so kind as to take into his Care two small ... 5 March 1781 Adams, Abigail to Warren, Mercy Otis Your two sons did me the favour of calling upon me yesterday morning and Breakfasting with ... 6 March 1781 Dana, Elizabeth Ellery to Adams, Abigail Your favor of the 5th gave me sensible pain. Had I had the least doubt that you was not so ... 6 March 1781 Dana, Francis to Adams, John I desired Mr. Searle when he wrote you a few days since, to present my best regards to you, ... 6 March 1781 Chalut, Abbé to Adams, John M. Searle nous à remis dans son tems, notre cher et estimable ami, la lettre donc vous ... 6 March 1781 Chalut, Abbé to Adams, John Mr. Searle delivered to us, our dear and estimable friend, the letter that you put in his ... 7 March 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John J'ai l'honneur de vous communiquer ci-joint, dans une Lettre au Congrès, ce que je vous ... 7 March 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John I have the honor to communicate to you, through the enclosed letter to Congress, what I read ... 7 March 1781 Neufville, Jean de to Adams, John May we begg leave to address yoúr Excellency again, as yesterday we chose to do it by the ... 8 March 1781 Adams, John to Netherlands, States General of The Subscriber, a minister plenipotentiary from the United States of America, has the Honour ... 8 March 1781 Digges, Thomas to Adams, John It has been some Weeks since I have heard from you and indeed near a month since I wrote ... 8 March 1781 Gillon, Alexander to Adams, John Since I have been Honoured with Your Excellency's Reply of 12th November to my Application ... 8 March 1781 Adams, John to La Vauguyon, Paul François de Quélen de Stuer de Causade, Duc de I have the Honour to inclose, a Copy of a Resolution of Congress of the fifth of October ... 8 March 1781 Adams, John to Gallitzin, Prince Dmitri Alexeivitch I have lately received from Congress, as one of their ministers plenipotentiary, their ... 8 March 1781 Adams, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic I Send you the Letters. If any Thing is necessary to be added to the Memorial before the ... 10 March 1781 Woedteke, Charles Guillaume de to Adams, John Your Excellency will please excuse the boldness of this inconvenience in my writing to you. ... 10 March 1781 Adams, John to Gillon, Alexander I have received the Letter which you did me the Honour to write me on the Eighth of this ... 10 March 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John J'ai porté ce matin vos divers paquets, en commençant, selon vos ordres, par le Pt. de L. h. ... 10 March 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John This morning I delivered your various packets, as you ordered, beginning with the president ... 10 March 1781 Woedteke, Charles Guillaume de to Adams, John Votre Excellence pardonnerés l'hardiesse de Vous incommoder de mon Ecriture. ... 11 March 1781 Adams, John to Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) I received this Morning your Favour of Yesterday with the Inclosures. You Seem to think that ... 11 March 1781 Adams, John to Létombe, Philippe André Joseph de I recieved your favours of Feby. 4th. and 28th. but today. I am much obliged to You for ... 11 March 1781 Adams, John to Livingston, Robert R. The Promise, which was made me by Mr. Bergsma, that I should have an Answer from the ... 11 March 1781 Grand, Henry to Adams, John I do presume from my repeated Aplications to Dr. franklin, and your Silence, that your ... 11 March 1781 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail My Letters by Davis, Mr. Guild &c. are lost.—Pray did you get the Goods by Davis? ... 11 March 1781 Adams, John to Smith, Isaac Sr. Your favour of the 18th. of Decr. reached me to day. I lament the Loss of my Letters by ... 12 March 1781 Adams, John to Dana, Francis I dont know whether I have acknowledged yours of the 12th. Feby.: that of the 25th. came to ... 12 March 1781 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund I am honoured with yours of 5. You will honour and oblige me much sir, by your Thoughts upon ... 12 March 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John May it please Yoúr Excellency to receive by this Conveyance pro­visionally two hundred of ... 13 March 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John With infinite pleasúre we always obey Yoúr Excellencys commands, and are preparing fifty ... 14 March 1781 Dana, Francis to Adams, John This is just to acquaint you that Colo. Lawrens arrived at L'Orient on the 8th. instant in ... 14 March 1781 La Vauguyon, Paul François de Quélen de Stuer de Causade, Duc de to Adams, John J'ay recu Monsieur la lettre que vous m'avez fait l'honneur de m'ecrire aussi que la Copie ... 14 March 1781 La Vauguyon, Paul François de Quélen de Stuer de Causade, Duc de to Adams, John I have received, sir, the letter which you did me the honor to write to me, and the enclosed ... 14 March 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John May we begg leave to offer to Yoúr Excellency annexed to this present fifty bonds or ... 15 March 1781 McCarty, William to Adams, John Having been taken the 25th. January last, in the Brig Active, on my passage from ... 15 March 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, John I wrote you a few days ago the Impromptú. I send much the same Papers now as then. ... 16 March 1781 Dana, Francis to Adams, John The dispatches you will receive with this, were sent to me by Colo. Lawrens, last evening, ... 17 March 1781 Bondfield, John to Adams, John As we doubt not of your having Letters by the Alliance our advices of course will serve only ... 17 March 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Je n'eus le temps hier au soir que de vous envoyer la Lettre que S. E. Mr. l'Ambr. de France ... 17 March 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John I did not have the time last evening to forward to you the letter that His Excellency the ... 17 March 1781 La Corbiere, M. to Adams, John Je viens de lire dans la Gazette de Berne No. 20 en datte du 10 mars article de la haye que ... 17 March 1781 La Corbiere, M. to Adams, John I just read in the Gazette de Berne, No. 20, dated the 10th of March from The Hague, that ... 17 March 1781 Luzac, Jean to Adams, John The reason, why I have not called on Your Excellency for seeing together the House I had ... 17 March 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John May it not displease Yoúr Excellency; that forwarding the inclosed Letters, we repeat again ... 17 March 1781 Adams, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic I received this Morning, your Favour of the 16. inclosing a polite Letter from the Duke de ... 17 March 1781 Adams, Abigail to Lovell, James It was not till the last week in Febry. that your favour of Janry. 8th reachd me. I had ... 18 March 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Leyden, 18 March 1781. RC in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. 78–93. printed: ... 19 March 1781 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John It was only an hour ago that I was informd of a vessel just ready to sail for Amsterdam; by ... 19 March 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John May we thank Yoúr Excellency for the Obligations she was so kind as to retúrn ús by Mr. ... 19 March 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I have recived your Excellencys Letter of the 12th. Instant. It afforded me much Consolation ... 19 March 1781 Adams, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic The inclosed Extracts, are of So much Importance, that I send them to you, for your opinion ... 19 March 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress I have recieved your Excellency's Letter of the first of January, with the Commission and ... 20 March 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John J'ai l'honeur de la vôtre du 17; et celui d'y répondre, que par la Constitution le Présidt. ... 20 March 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John I have the honor of your letter of the 17th and respond to it here. According to the ... 21 March 1781 Adams, John to Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) I have received your favour of the 19th. and will direct Mr. Thaxter to number your Bonds ... 21 March 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John The Capture of St. Eustache, which was to be expected, and the immense Acquisition of ... 21 March 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John May it not displease yoúr Excellency that by this present we tútch upon the unhappy afair of ... 22 March 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John May it please Yoúr Excellency. That we acknowledge the receipt of her most esteemd favoúr, ... 22 March 1781 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund With great pleasure have I recieved yours of the 19th, with its Inclosures. I wish I could ... 22 March 1781 Adams, John to Dana, Francis I have recieved several Letters from You, but have been so busy signing my Name, that I ... 24 March 1781 Adams, John to Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) I received last night your favour of the 22d., inclosing three Bills of Exchange which I ... 26 March 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John May it please yoúr Excellency that we thank her for the most kind reception I had the honoúr ... 27 March 1781 Adams, John to Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) I have just received yours, inclosing the Lettres Hollandoise, and thank you for your ... 27 March 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John May we begg leave to mention to Yoúr Excellency that nothing materiall hath happend Since ... 27 March 1781 Adams, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic Since I had the Honour to communicate to you my Commission to their High mightiness, by ... 27 March 1781 Adams, John to Digges, Thomas I am very much obliged to you, for the Trouble you have kindly taken in Sending me Gazettes, ... 28 March 1781 Mazzei, Philip to Adams, John Your much esteemed letter of the 18. of January, which on account of my late journeys was ... 28 March 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John We begg leave to thank yoúr Excellency for her most obliging favoúr of Yesterday, with the ... 28 March 1781 Adams, John to Jay, John It is so long since I wrote You, that I am almost ashamed to recollect. I have been in the ... 29 March 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Copy of the Resolution of their noble and most powerful lords of the states of Holland and ... 29 March 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress It is of Importance to the People of America to observe how much lighter their own Burthens ... 29 March 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Leyden, 29 March 1781. RC in John Thaxter's hand PCC, Misc. Papers, Reel No. 1, f. 287–294. ... 30 March 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John I have received the honor of your letter of the 27th and am indebted to you for your ... 30 March 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John J'ai bien reçu l'honneur de votre Lettre du 27e. et vous suis trèsredevable de l'obligeante ... 30 March 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Copie de Ma Lettre a notre Ami ... 30 March 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Copy of my letter to our friend ... 31 March 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, John I send you a few Prints and the last monthly Journals yet from the Press. The Enemy will ...

April

1 April 1781 Thaxter, John to Adams, Abigail I have been duly honoured with your two favours of the 18th. of Novr. and 8th. of December. ... 2 April 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Could you kindly attach the enclosed postscript to my last letter for Congress. ... 2 April 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Vous voudrez bien avoir la bonté de joindre le Postcrit ci joint à ma derniere Lettre pour ... 3 April 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John May it please Yoúr Excellency; to receive with the assúrance of oúr most respectfúll regard, ... 4 April 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John The expection of the french Letters made it to late yesterday, so that oúr Letters reached ... 4 April 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John By a London Newspaper receivd this Day by the way of Margate (for the two last posts are not ... 5 April 1781 Thaxter, John to Adams, John Knowing that the Fever of your dear Charles is a Source of continual Anxiety to You, any ... 6 April 1781 Bondfield, John to Adams, John Letters from Cadiz inform us of the arrival of a Vessel at that port from Baltimore she left ... 6 April 1781 Adams, John to La Vauguyon, Paul François de Quélen de Stuer de Causade, Duc de I have the Honour to acquaint your Excellency, that I have received from Congress a ... 6 April 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress This Day the Skipper of a Trech Schuit, brought me, your Excellencys important Dispatches by ... 6 April 1781 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Cranch, Mary Smith When I received your last kind, and daily Remembrance of me, I felt doubly obliged, for I ... 7 April 1781 Boston to Adams, John Persuaded as I am that the mentioning the Observations I have lately heard made by many ... 7 April 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John Among the late intercepted Letters from London, is one from the Army Agent there to the ... 8 April 1781 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Abigail I have been wanting to write to you this sometime but there has been nothing worth writing, ... 8 April 1781 Adams, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic I returned last night to Leyden, and would Set off this morning for the Hague, if particular ... 9 April 1781 Adams, John to Sigourney, Ingraham, & Bromfield (business) I am engaged in some Affairs, which will oblige me to be absent from Amsterdam for some days ... 10 April 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin Relying on your Virtues of and Graces of Faith and Hope, I accepted SSix Bills to the Amount ... 11 April 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John May we thank yoúr Excellency for her obliging favoúr, which brought ús the Bills accepted, ... 11 April 1781 Adams, John to Sigourney, Ingraham, & Bromfield (business) I am this Moment favoured with your's of the 10th. and thank You for the readiness with ... 13 April 1781 Adams, John to Sigourney, Ingraham, & Bromfield (business) It will be necessary for me to have, Tea Geer and Coffee Geer and Knives and Forks and Table ... 14 April 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Quoique je n'aie encore vu personne, je prends néanmoins la plume, pour avoir l'honneur de ... 14 April 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Although I have still not seen anyone, I am nevertheless taking up my pen to have the honor ... 15 April 1781 Cerisier, Antoine Marie to Adams, John Nous recumes, il y a quelques jours, les Gazettes Anglaises que j'ai l'honneur de vous ... 15 April 1781 Cerisier, Antoine Marie to Adams, John Several days ago we received the English gazettes which I have the honor to send to you. ... 16 April 1781 Adams, John to La Vauguyon, Paul François de Quélen de Stuer de Causade, Duc de I have the Honour to acquaint your Excellency, that I have received from Congress, full ... 16 April 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I yesterday had the honour of your's of the seventh. The letter inclosed is a bitter satire ... 17 April 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John We found out by the bring in that the Amsterdam Leyden and Utrecht Newspaper are all ... 17 April 1781 La Vauguyon, Paul François de Quélen de Stuer de Causade, Duc de to Adams, John I received your letter, sir, informing me that the Congress of the United States of North ... 17 April 1781 La Vauguyon, Paul François de Quélen de Stuer de Causade, Duc de to Adams, John J'ay recu Monsieur La Lettre par laquelle vous m'informez que le Congres des etats unis de ... 17 April 1781 Adams, John to Van der Kemp, François Adriaan Mr. Adams's Compliments to Mr. Van der Kemp and asks the favour of his Company this Evening ... 17 April 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail By your Letter of the 3d. received this day I find that I have lost the Pleasure of having ... 18 April 1781 Laurens, Henry Arrived Sunday 14th. April 1782. late in the afternoon at Leyden, lodged at the Golden Lion. ... 18 April 1781 Dana, Francis to Adams, John I feel myself happy that Congress have made it my duty to consult your Excellency upon the ... 18 April 1781 Adams, John to Dana, Francis I am at no Loss, what Advice to give you, in answer to the Questions in your letter of this ... 18 April 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Je fus hier au Soir chez un ami de poids, qui, Sur ce que je lui témoignai ma surprise de ce ... 18 April 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Last evening I visited an influential friend who, upon learning my surprise that your ... 19 April 1781 Adams, John to Netherlands, States General of The Subscriber has the Honour to propose to your High Mightinesses, that the United States ... 19 April 1781 Adams, John to Bleiswyck, Pieter van I have the Honour to inclose to your Excellency a Copy of a Memorial to their High ... 19 April 1781 Alvarez & Havart (business) to Adams, John The known Caracter of Your Excellency dispenses us with making any apology for the liberty ... 19 April 1781 Adams, John to William V, Prince of Orange and Stadholder of the Netherlands The Subscriber has the Honour to inform your most Serene Highness, that the United States of ... 21 April 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John Agreable to my Faith I have obtain'd a Promise of Money sufficient to pay the Bills you have ... 22 April 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John It is so very long since I had the Honor of hearing from your Excellency, that I am fearful ... 22 April 1781 Searle, James to Adams, John Having recieved so many proofs of your Friendship and Civility to me personally, and being ... 23 April 1781 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John You will wonder I suppose to what part of the world all the Letters you have written since ... 23 April 1781 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund It is often Said in this Country, “We have nothing to gain by this War.” But who is to gain? ... 23 April 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail Not receiving any Line from you by this day's post, I recur to your favor of April 3d. ... 26 April 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Je n'ai rien, pour le coup, de nouveau à vous marquer, Si ce n'est, que je viens d'apprendre ... 26 April 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John I have nothing new to relate to you except that I just learned that several Amsterdam ... 27 April 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I have received your Excellencys Letter of the 21. and will Send you the List of the Bills, ... 27 April 1781 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund I have received yours of the 22. Will you be so kind as to give me the Address of your ... 28 April 1781 Laurens, John to Adams, John I have the honor of transmitting to your Excellency copies of a representation made to me by ... 28 April 1781 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Congress have been pleased to give me so much other Business to do, that I have not Time to ... 29 April 1781 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund The Bearer of this Mr. Winslow Warren, is the Son of my Friend Major General Warren of the ... 29 April 1781 Capellen tot den Pol, Joan Derk, Baron van der to Adams, John L'orsque j'eus l'honneur de Vous voir dernierement a Amsterdam j'ai pris la liberté de Vous ... 29 April 1781 Capellen tot den Pol, Joan Derk, Baron van der to Adams, John When I had the honor to see you last in Amsterdam, I took the liberty of lending you a ... 29 April 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I received the Letter you honour'd me with of the 16th. Instant. I had written to you on the ... 30 April 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Arriving this moment, I received your Favour of 26; and am happy to find that you continue ... 30 April 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I had yesterday the Honor of receiving your Excellencys Letter of the 27th. Instant, which ...

May

May 1781 Cranch, Elizabeth to Adams, John Quincy How shall I excuse myself for my long neglecting to write to you? Should I offer any other ... 1 May 1781 Adams, John to La Vauguyon, Paul François de Quélen de Stuer de Causade, Duc de By the Tenth Article of the Treaty of Alliance between France and America, the most ... 2 May 1781 Gardoqui, Joseph & Sons (business) to Adams, Abigail Your much respected and highly Esteemed favour of the 4th of Septr. last we duelly received ... 3 May 1781 Neufville, Jean de to Adams, John May I begg leave to inform yoúr Excellency of the invitation I have gott on a súdden to ... 3 May 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress On the first of May I went to the Hague, and wrote to his Excellency Peter Van Bleiswick ... 6 May 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John The same person who notified me that you left me in charge of forwarding the démarche, told ... 6 May 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John La même personne qui m'avoit donné l'avis, que vous m'aviez en partant laissé le maître de ... 7 May 1781 Adams, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic I have this moment received yours of 6th. ... 7 May 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress On the fourth of May I did myself the Honour to wait on Peter Van Bleiswick Esqr., Grand ... 8 May 1781 Adams, John to Laurens, John I have received the Letter you did me the Honour to write me, on the 28th. of April. I most ... 8 May 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I have the Honour of yours of the 29th. of April, and according to your desire, have ... 10 May 1781 Adams, Abigail to Lovell, James Upon opening your favour of April 17 my Heart Beat a double stroke when I found that the ... 10 May 1781 Jackson, William to Adams, John Commodore Gillon has applied to me by letter requesting that I would furnish Captain Joyner ... 11 May 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I am honoured with your Excellency's Letter of the 27th. past, acquainting me with your ... 12 May 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John You should have received a package from Messrs. de Neufville containing 25 copies of the ... 12 May 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Vous aurez reçu par Mrs. De Neufville un paquet contenant 25 Exemplaires du Meme. dans les ... 12 May 1781 Greig, Henry to Adams, John By a vessel to my address from Philadelphia in 40 days I received with my own Letters, the ... 13 May 1781 Adams, Abigail to Lovell, James I wrote you by the last post with a freedom which perhaps you may think I had no right to ... 13 May 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Après la Lettre que j'ai eu l'honneur de vous écrire hier, n'ayant plus rien à vous ... 13 May 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John After the letter that I had the honor to send to you yesterday, my intention was not to ... 13 May 1781 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John As you may possibly not come here before the 18th I write to know, if I must leave these ... 14 May 1781 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I received yours of 13 this morning. ... 14 May 1781 Grand, Henry to Adams, John I herewith take the Liberty to send you the State of your Account currt. by which you owe me ... 14 May 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail By a Letter of the 1st., this Moment received, I find that my amiable and respected Friend ... 16 May 1781 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I am now settled at Amsterdam on the Keysers Gragt near the Spiegel Straat. Charles is with ... 16 May 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress There has been much said in the public Papers concerning Conferences for Peace, concerning ... 16 May 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress I have the honor to inclose Copies of the Memorials, which I had the honor to present on the ... 17 May 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 17 May 1781. LbC Adams Papers. printed: JA, Corr. in the Boston Patriot, p. 455. ... 17 May 1781 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John I reciev'd this morning your letter of the 14th. in which you speak of Poetry, and although ... 18 May 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Since my last letter of the 13th, with the enclosure from France directed to you, I have ... 18 May 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Depuis ma derniere du 13e. qui en renfermoit une de France pour vous, je Serois en peine de ... 18 May 1781 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I have this Morning received yours inclosing a Letter from the Duke de la Vauguion. ... 19 May 1781 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John I reciev'd this morning your yesterday's favour, in which you say, you want to hear of my ... 19 May 1781 Adams, John to Grand, Ferdinand Yesterday I received your Favour of May 14th. inclosing my Account, which I will examine, ... 19 May 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I received the Honour of yours, with an Account of the Bills you have to pay. I have ... 19 May 1781 Adams, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic I have received two Letters from you, one covering a Letter from Leghorn. ... 19 May 1781 Adams, John to Capellen tot den Pol, Joan Derk, Baron van der I have the honour of your Letter of the twenty ninth of April, and will look up the Papers ... 21 May 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 21 May 1781. RC in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. 151–157. printed: ... 21 May 1781 Hughes, Hugh to Adams, Abigail I do myself the Honour, at the Request of the Honble. James Lovel Esq; Member of Congress, ... 21 May 1781 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John Inclosed are some numbers of the lettres Hollandoises.I took them out of thier covers, ... 21 May 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail I hope you are not still without later Dates from Mr. A's Hand than what we have—Oct. 24. I ... 21 May 1781 Waterhouse, Benjamin to Adams, John Almost every body here is preparing for the fair which opens next Thursday, and as this is ... 22 May 1781 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I Yesterday received your Letters by Captain Cazneau and Mr. De Neufville received his, and ... 23 May 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John In response to your honored letter of the 19th, I will show you, when you wish, that the ... 23 May 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John En réponse à l'honorée vôtre du 19e. je pourrai vous faire voir quand il vous plaira que ... 23 May 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 23 May 1781. RC in John Thaxter's handPCC, No. 84, III, f. 159. printed: JA, Corr.... 23 May 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I have the honour of your Letter of the 19th. with its Inclosures, and I thank your ... 23 May 1781 Adams, Abigail to Thaxter, John The sight of your old Friend Mr. Storer will give you sensible pleasure, he means to be the ... 23 May 1781 Smith, Isaac Sr. to Adams, John Not knowing but this may reach you as soon or sooner than a conveyance from Newbury (a ship ... 24 May 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 24 May 1781. RC in John Thaxter's handPCC, No. 84, III, f. 163–168. printed: ... 24 May 1781 Adams, Abigail (daughter of JA and AA) to Adams, John Quincy And are you really determined my Dear Brother not to condescend to write to your Sister ... 24 May 1781 Adams, John to Johnson, Joshua I have recieved your obliging Letter of May 8th. with the Newspaper inclosed, for which ... 24 May 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Les Etats d'Hollde. ne pourront former une Résolution, que dans 15 jours ou 3 semaines; car ... 24 May 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John The States of Holland will not be able to form a resolution for another fifteen days or ... 24 May 1781 Mazzei, Philip to Adams, John Mr. Dana's journey to Russia (the first notice of which I have it in Mr. Favi's Letter of ... 25 May 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, Abigail We are honor'd with your Ladyship's letter of the 15th Jany. last, and deem ourselves ... 25 May 1781 Adams, Abigail (daughter of JA and AA) to Thaxter, John My mamma has so often reminded me of a deficiency in politeness in not replying to your ... 25 May 1781 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John In this Beautifull month when Nature wears her gayest garb, and animal and vegetable life is ... 25 May 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 25 May 1781. RC PCC, No. 84, III, f. 169–170. printed: Wharton, ed., Dipl. Corr. ... 26 May 1781 Adams, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic I am honoured with yours of the 23d., and percieve by it that the Error I mentioned was not ... 26 May 1781 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy I hope this Letter will be more fortunate than yours have been of late. I know you must have ... 26 May 1781 Adams, Abigail to Adams, Charles I am sometimes affraid my dear Boy that you will be spoilt by being a favorite. Praise is a ... 26 May 1781 Adams, John to Fizeaux, Grand & Co. (business) I have the Honour of your Letter of the 17th. instant, inclosing the 66 Bills of Exchange ... 27 May 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 27 May 1781. RC in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. 173–176. printed: ... 27 May 1781 Thaxter, John to Adams, Abigail I have been honoured with your favor of the 5th. February last. It would give me infinite ... 27 May 1781 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I have written so largely to you by Mr. Storer who goes in the same vessel, that I should ... 28 May 1781 Cranch, Richard to Adams, John Having an Oportunity by Doctor Dexter, now bound to Europe, I gladly embrace it to write you ... 28 May 1781 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I could not have conceived that a Letter written upon merely political subjects could have ... 29 May 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress The English, by the capture of St. Eustatia, seem to have committed the most compleat ... 29 May 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John J'ai l'honneur de vous envoyer ci-joint un numbre encore du Mémoire, de peur que vous n'en ... 29 May 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John I have the honor to send you the enclosed copies of the memorial in case you do not have ... 29 May 1781 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I am two Letters, I believe in your Debt, but I have been too busily engaged, to be able to ... 29 May 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail Yesterday's Post brought me your Letters of the 10th and 14 with a Copy of March 17. on the ... 30 May 1781 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy If there are any extraordinary Productions of Nature or Art, exhibited, at the Fair of ... 30 May 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, Abigail INVOICE of Sundries Shipped on board the Juno William Haydon Commander, bound for Boston. ... 30 May 1781 Fizeaux, Grand & Co. to Adams, John We have been honourd with your very esteemd favour of the 26th. Instant acknowledging ... 31 May 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 31 May 1781. RC in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. 181–182. printed: ... 31 May 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 31 May 1781. RC in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. 185–187>. printed : ... 31 May 1781 Mazzei, Philip to Adams, John I have perused with the greatest satisfaction your most sensible and eloquent memorial to ...

June

1 June 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John The carrier of this letter, Mr. Rosenblad, is the Swedish gentleman of whom I had the honor ... 1 June 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Mr. Rosenblad, porteur de la présente, est le Gentilhomme Suédois, dont j'ai eu l'honneur de ... 1 June 1781 Adams, John to Netherlands, States General of I have received from my Sovereign, the United States of America, in Congress, their express ... 3 June 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John J'ai bien reçu vos ordres d'avanthier; et je ne manquerai pas de les exécuter Mardi prochain ... 3 June 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John I received your orders of the day before yesterday, and I will not fail in executing them ... 4 June 1781 Warren, James to Adams, John It is some Time since I wrote to you, and much longer since I have been honoured with a Line ... 5 June 1781 Van der Kemp, François Adriaan to Adams, John Having received several expressions of your Excellency's friendship and esteem during your ... 5 June 1781 Van der Kemp, François Adriaan to Adams, John Aÿant reçú plusieurs temoignages d'amitie et d'estime de votre Excellence, pendant votre ... 5 June 1781 Talbot, Silas to Adams, John Your Excellency will find by the date hereof that it Comes from a prisoner, and which is the ... 5 June 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I have received the honour of your Letter dated the 25th. past, advising me of your Drafts ... 5 June 1781 Bérenger, Laurent to Adams, John I just received a letter from the Comte de Vergennes in which he gave me the honor to tell ... 5 June 1781 Bérenger, Laurent to Adams, John Je viens de recevoir une Lettre de Mr. le Comte de Vergennes par laquelle il m'ordonne ... 5 June 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 5 June 1781. RC in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. 193–195. printed : ... 6 June 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Selon vos ordres du 1er. du Courant, j'ai cacheté de mon cachet la Lettre que Vous m'avez ... 6 June 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John According to the orders in your letter of the first of this month, I sealed the letter you ... 6 June 1781 Manley, John to Adams, John I presume the Liberty of presenting to your Honor my Destressing Situation, that long ... 7 June 1781 Adams, John to Bérenger, Laurent Capt. Isaac Cazneau of Boston, lately arrived here from Norway, in his passage on board a ... 8 June 1781 Bérenger, Laurent to Adams, John I have received the Letter which you did me, the Honour, to write me, on the fifth of this ... 9 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy Got up in the morning at about 6 o'clock, and set myself to work; breakfasted at half past ... 10 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning I got up at about 7 1/2 o'clock breakfasted and at about 9 o'clock Pappa, ... 11 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning I got up at about 8 o'clock breakfasted, and went to see Mr. Deneufville; we ... 11 June 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John Mr. Grand has communicated to me a Letter from your Excellency to him, relating to certain ... 11 June 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 11 June 1781. RC in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. 197–205. printed: ... 12 June 1781 Grand, Henry to Adams, John At the receit of the two Letters you honoured us with, I went and laid before Dr. Franklin ... 12 June 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 12 June 1781. RC in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. 209–217. printed : ... 12 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning after breakfast I went to Mr. Sigourny's to see about some quill's. He gave me ... 13 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning Mr. Cerisier came here and said that he had read in the Brussels Gazette, that ... 14 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning Mr. Jennings and Mr. Greves came here with An English Gazette; in which there ... 15 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning Mr. Dana, Mr. Thaxter, brother Charles and myself went to Kaa's, to see Mr. ... 15 June 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress The long expected Courier has at last arrived at the Hague from Petersbourg. The Contents of ... 15 June 1781 President of Congress to Adams, John The united States of America, To all to whom these Presents shall come send Greeting. ... 15 June 1781 President of Congress to Adams, John The United States of America in Congress Assembled. To all to whom these presents shall come ... 15 June 1781 President of Congress to Adams, John Instructions to the Honble. John Adams Benjamin Franklin John Jay Henry Laurens and Thomas ... 16 June 1781 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Mr. Le Roy the Bearer of this is a native of N. York but has lived nine years in Amsterdam ... 16 June 1781 Adams, John to Gerry, Elbridge Mr. Le Roy the Bearer of this, is a young American educated in Amsterdam where he has good ... 16 June 1781 Sever, Sarah to Adams, Abigail I am exceedingly oblig'd to Mrs. Adams for her condescention, in the communications she has ... 16 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy This day Mr. Brice, Commodore Gillon, Colo. Searle, Major Jackson, Captn. Coltyzer and Mr. ... 16 June 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail I have already acknowledged the Receipt of your Letter of May 10th covering a Copy of March ... 17 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning Pappa, Mr. Dana, brother Charles and I, went to the English presbyterian ... 17 June 1781 Shippen, Alice Lee to Adams, Elizabeth Welles I have long promis'd my self the Honor of a Correspondence with you Madam, and now I cannot ... 17 June 1781 Dubbeldemuts, F. & A. (business) to Adams, John Noùs sommes interressés dans ùn navire et Cargaison dont cÿ inclùs l'information, la qùelle ... 17 June 1781 Dubbeldemuts, F. & A. (business) to Adams, John We are interested in a ship and its cargo of which we have enclosed information. We are ... 18 June 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin This is a Copy of a Letter from Coll. Laurens to me, which I have given to Major Jackson, to ... 18 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning I went to a bookseller's to get the Politique Hollandois; Mr. Cerisier din'd ... 19 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy This day we all din'd at Mr. Deneufville's with Mr. Cerisier Colo. Searle Mr. Brice Mr. Van ... 20 June 1781 President of Congress to Adams, John You will receive herewith enclosed a letter addressed to his most Christian Majesty; with a ... 20 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning I went to Mr. Sigourney's to carry the English news Papers to him, din'd at ... 20 June 1781 Tufts, Cotton to Adams, John I am told that a Vessell will this Day sail for Holland. I know not how to neglect so fair ... 21 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy This day I din'd at Madam Chabanel's, with Mr. Jennings, Captn. Coltyzer Mr. and Madam ... 21 June 1781 Adams, John to Dubbeldemuts, F. & A. (business) I had, this morning, the Honour of your Letter of the Seventeenth of June, and have read ... 21 June 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, John France appears to be most perfectly satisfied with the present mediators yet presses us for ... 22 June 1781 Cranch, Richard to Adams, John I wrote you by Doctor Dexter on the 28th Ulto. which I hope will come safe to hand. Tho' I ... 22 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning I went to Mr. De la Lande and Fynje's; din'd at home. Mr. Guild din'd Here. ... 23 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning I went with Mr. Dana to the old Man House to buy a few things. We hear that a ... 23 June 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 23 June 1781. RC in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. 228–230. printed : ... 23 June 1781 Bondfield, John to Adams, John I had the Honor to pay my respects to you the 17th. March since which I am not favord with a ... 23 June 1781 Rush, Benjamin to Adams, John The bearer Mr. George Harrison intends to spend a few years in a compting house in Amsterdam.... 23 June 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress The answer from Petersbourg, as it is given to the Public, is this. ... 23 June 1781 Adams, Abigail to Lovell, James And is there no medium Sir, between terms which might be misconstrued, and the cold formal ... 24 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy Nothing remarkable in the forenoon, Mr. Thaxter din'd at Mr. Sigourney's; I din'd at home, ... 24 June 1781 Adams, John to Van der Kemp, François Adriaan I have received your agreable favour of the fifth of this Month, Commodore Gillon was ... 25 June 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Je me proposois d'avoir l'honneur de vous écrire demain. Mais S. E. M. l'Ambassadeur de ... 25 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning I went to Mr. Crajenschot's to get the 20th No. of the Politique Hollandois ... 25 June 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John I intended to have the honor of writing to you tomorrow, but His Excellency, the French ... 26 June 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress The Rubicon is passed. A step has been at last taken by the Regency of Amsterdam, which must ... 26 June 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail The Alliance may have brought you Letters: neither that nor the Franklin have given us any ... 26 June 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress The Emperor appears to be more intent at present upon taking a fair Advantage of the present ... 26 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy Nothing remarkable in the forenoon; after dinner I went with Doctor Brown to the New French ... 26 June 1781 Adams, John to Talbot, Silas I have received your Letter of the fifth instant, and am very Sorry, to hear of your ... 27 June 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Major Jackson has been sometime here, in pursuance of Instructions from Colo. Laurens, in ... 27 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning I went to take a walk with Mr. Bordly met in the street two of my old ... 28 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning brother Charles and I, went to buy a trunk, when we had got it here we began to ... 29 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning brother Charles and I packed up our trunks, and I went to take leave of our ... 29 June 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 29 June 1781. RC in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. 246–251. printed : ... 30 June 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning Mr. Cook came here and breakfasted with us and at half past six we went to the ... 30 June 1781 Adams, Abigail to Lovell, James At length the mistery is unravelld, and by a mere accident I have come to the knowledge of ... 30 June 1781 Adams, Abigail to Shippen, Alice Lee Your favour of june 17 was put into my Hands last Evening, and tho not realy intended for ... 30 June 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John This is to request that you will accept no more Bills with an Expectation of my Paying them, ...

July

1 July 1781 Hughes, Hugh to Adams, Abigail I am honoured with your very polite Favour of the 10th of June, which arrived in my Absence.... 1 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning Pappa and brother Charles and I went to church; din'd at home, Mr. Cook, Mr. ... 2 July 1781 — 9 July 1781 Adams, John Expences of a Journey from Amsterdam to Paris. Sat off the 2d of July from Amsterdam, passed ... 2 July 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail The Gentleman by whom I meant to send the inclosed was obliged unexpectedly to return to ... 2 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning Major Jackson came here; I went to Mr. Crajenschot's for the Politique ... 3 July 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John J'ai été mortifié dernierement, de vous trouver justement parti lorsque je passai à votre ... 3 July 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John I was mortified to find that you had just left your inn, when I came to call on you after ... 3 July 1781 Rocqùette, J.,Th. A. Elsevier, & P. Th. Rocqùette, (business) to Adams, John In consequence of the conversation, which the writer of this had the honour to have with ... 3 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy Din'd at home, after dinner Mr. Searle and Major Jackson came here. At about nine o'clock a ... 4 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This day being the Anniversary of American Independance, all the Americans din'd together, ... 5 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning I went to see when the boats go for Utrecht. Mr. Dana and Mr. Thaxter din'd at ... 5 July 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 5 July 1781. RC and signature in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. 254–261.... 6 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning Dr. Waterhouse came here and told us that Colo. Trumbul had arriv'd in Town. I ... 7 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning we pack'd up everything; to go a Journey; At about 11 o'clock Mr. Trumble and ... 7 July 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin Mr. Adams presents his Compliments to Dr. Franklin and prays him to let his servant take the ... 7 July 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 7 July 1781. RC and signature in John Thaxter's handPCC, No. 84, III, f. 262–263. ... 7 July 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 7 July 1781. RC and signature in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. 264–265.... 7 July 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John Dr. Franklin presents his Compliments to Mr. Adams, and sends such of his Trunks as can be ... 7 July 1781 Adams, John to Vergennes, Charles Gravier, Comte de I have the honour to inform, you, that, upon an Intimation, from your Excellency, Signified ... 7 July 1781 Adams, John This Letter I sent by My Servant, who, waited, untill the Comte descended from the Council, ... 7 July 1781 MacCreery, William to Adams, John I am not skill'd in writing introductory Letters—I must however write one to make you ... 8 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning Mr. Dana and Mr. Deneufville ... 9 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning Mr Deneufville and Mr. Dana went to look for a carriage, I did not go out in ... 9 July 1781 Adams, John to Rayneval, Joseph Mathias Gérard de I have this Moment the Honour of your Billet of this Days Date: and will do myself the ... 9 July 1781 Adams, John Accordingly on Wednesday I went to Versailles and met the Count at his office with Mr. ... 10 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning at about half past nine o'clock Mr. Dana, his servant and I set away from ... 10 July 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 10 July 1781. RC and signature in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. ... 11 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning at about six o'clock we set off from Nimegen and arriv'd at about 8 P.M at ... 11 July 1781 Russia to Vergennes, Charles Gravier, Comte de Articles pour Servir de base à la négociation du retablissement de la paix. ... 11 July 1781 Adams, John Articles to Serve, as a Foundation of the negotiation, for the Re-establishment of Peace. ... 11 July 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress I have only time, by Major Jackson, to inform Congress, that upon Information from the Comte ... 11 July 1781 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I am called to this Place, in the Course of my Duty: but dont conceive from it any hopes of ... 12 July 1781 Continental Congress to Adams, John By the United states in Congress assembled ... 12 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy Dusseldorp a small town strongly fortified on the land side, but open on the river Rhine ... 13 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning Mr. Dana and I went to see a gentleman for whom Mr. Dana had letters. He went ... 13 July 1781 Bridgen, Edward to Adams, John By the direction of our Mutual Friend Mr. Jennings I have sent to Ostend to the Care of ... 13 July 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail I have already acknowledged the Receipt of your Favour of June 10th. Severely as it ... 13 July 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 13 July 1781. RC and signature in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. ... 13 July 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 13 July 1781. RC and signature in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. ... 13 July 1781 Adams, John to Vergennes, Charles Gravier, Comte de I have the Honour to inclose, to your Excellency Some Remarks, upon the Articles to Serve as ... 13 July 1781 Adams, John to Vergennes, Charles Gravier, Comte de Answer of the Minister Plenipotentiary of the United States of America, to the Articles to ... 14 July 1781 Adams, Abigail to Lovell, James Your favour by General Ward was not deliverd me till this day or I should have replied to it ... 14 July 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress I have the honor to inclose Copy of a Letter to the Comte de Vergennes, and Copy of Articles ... 14 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning at 6 o'clock we set off from Cologne for Coblentz where we arrived at about 6 ... 15 July 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress I have the honour to inclose Copy of a Letter to the Comte de Vergennes and of certain ... 15 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning at about four o'clock we set off from Coblentz for Francfort, Where we arriv'd ... 16 July 1781 Thaxter, John to Adams, John I have the honor to inclose You the 23d. No. of the Politique Hollandais. ... 16 July 1781 Adams, John to Vergennes, Charles Gravier, Comte de Since my Letter of the thirteenth, upon further Reflection I have thought it necessary to ... 16 July 1781 Cranch, Richard to Adams, John I have enclosed to you a Copy of certain Letters lately transmitted to Congress by B:F: Esqr.... 16 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning we enquired something about this city: It is situated upon the river Meyn and ... 17 July 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 17 July 1781. RC and signature in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. ... 17 July 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail The Dates of my Letters connected with the Time of the Receipt of yours are become somewhat ... 17 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy Stay'd at Francfort all day, nothing remarkable happen'd. ... 18 July 1781 Adams, John to Vergennes, Charles Gravier, Comte de I have received the Letter, Sir, which you did me the honour to write me of this Days Date: ... 18 July 1781 Vergennes, Charles Gravier, Comte de to Adams, John I have received, sir, the letter which you did me the honor to write to me the 13th of this ... 18 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This afternoon at about 4 o'clock we set off from Francfort upon the Meyn for Hannau where ... 18 July 1781 Vergennes, Charles Gravier, Comte de to Adams, John J'ai reçû, Monsieur, la lettre que vous m'avez fait l'honneur de m'écrire le 13. de ce mois. ... 19 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning we set away from Hannau at 4 o'clock A.M. and arriv'd at Hunfeld (which is ... 19 July 1781 Adams, John to Vergennes, Charles Gravier, Comte de In my Letter, Sir, of the Eighteenth, I had the Honour to mention Some Things which lay upon ... 19 July 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I think your Excellency will not be Surprized to find that I am stil at Amsterdam. Mr. Dana ... 20 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning we set off from Hunfeld at about 5 o'clock for Gotha where we arriv'd at about ... 20 July 1781 Adams, Abigail to Gerry, Elbridge When I looked for your Name among those who form the Representative Body of the people this ... 20 July 1781 — 6 August 1781 Adams, Abigail to Lovell, James Your two Letters of june 26 and july 2d came safe to hand together with the resolves which ... 21 July 1781 Thaxter, John to Adams, Abigail Ten months have I been waiting for an opportunity to forward my Letters, but none has ... 21 July 1781 Continental Congress, Foreign Affairs Committee to Adams, John I do not find by President Huntington's Letter Book that he has forwarded the within Resolve ... 21 July 1781 Adams, John to Vergennes, Charles Gravier, Comte de Since my Letter of the nineteenth, Sir, another Point has occurred to me, upon which it ... 21 July 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 21 July 1781. RC and signature in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. ... 21 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning at five o'clock we set off from Gotha and arriv'd at Naumburg (distant 60 ... 22 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning at 4 o'clock we set off from Naumburg for Leipsic where we arriv'd at about 11 ... 23 July 1781 — 25 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy On Monday at about 1 o'clock P.M. we set away from Leipsig for Berlin, Where we arriv'd this ... 25 July 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, Abigail We regret that your Ladyship's letter of 25th April should not have Came to our hands soon ... 26 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy Nothing remarkable this day. ... 27 July 1781 Adams, John Quincy This morning we went to see the kings arsenal, ... 30 July 1781 Gerry, Elbridge to Adams, Abigail I have been honored with your Letter of the 20th Instant, on a Matter of the highest Concern ...

August

20 July 1781 — 6 August 1781 Adams, Abigail to Lovell, James Your two Letters of june 26 and july 2d came safe to hand together with the resolves which ... August 1781 Shippen, Alice Lee to Adams, Abigail I rejoice at any circumstance that begins a correspondence with a lady whose acquaintance I ... August 1781 Thaxter, John to Adams, Abigail I am almost ashamed to intrude another Letter by this Conveyance, which, if it should prove ... 1 August 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin Upon my Arrival here I found your Letter of the 30th. of June. Copy of which had been sent ... 1 August 1781 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John O that I could realize the agreable reverie of the last Night when my dear Friend presented ... 3 August 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress I have the honor to inclose Copies of some Papers which passed between the Comte de ... 4 August 1781 Adams, Abigail to Gerry, Elbridge The very quick reply with wish which you honourd my Letter together with the Friendly ... 4 August 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress I should Scarcely be credited, if I were to describe the present State of this Country. ... 6 August 1781 Grand, Henry to Adams, John After due Consideration we agreed upon sending your two trunks of Books, by land, which I ... 6 August 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I some time since gave Orders as you desired to Mr. Grand, to furnish you with a Credit in ... 6 August 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 6 August 1781. RC in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. 347–350. printed : ... 6 August 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress In several of the London Newspapers of July 26th. appeared the following paragraph. ... 7 August 1781 Bondfield, John to Adams, John We have many American Vessels arrivd within these five or six days past most of them ... 8 August 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress This People must have their own Way. They proceed like no other. There cannot be a more ... 10 August 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail I am persuaded to believe that I have acknowledged the Receipt of your Favor of June 30th ... 11 August 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John On my return to this Town I found a Letter from London informing me that the 20£ was paid ... 12 August 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John Since my last of the 6th. Instant there have been several Arrivals in France from America. I ... 12 August 1781 Jackson, William to Adams, John Could I have supposed that Your Excellency would have returned to Amsterdam before the Ship ... 15 August 1781 Adams, John to Grand, Ferdinand Your Letter of May 14. with your Account inclosed I received: I have also received your ... 16 August 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Amsterdam, 16 August 1781. RC in John Thaxter's hand PCC, No. 84, III, f. 370–373. printed : ... 16 August 1781 President of Congress to Adams, John Whereas a union of the force of the several powers engaged in the War against Great Britain ... 16 August 1781 President of Congress to Adams, John By The United States in Congress Assembled. ... 16 August 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I have the honour to inform your Excellency that I yesterday received Dispatches from ... 16 August 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress Mr. Temple has held offices of such Importance, and a Rank so considerable in America, ... 17 August 1781 Adams, John Quincy Niemersat we enter'd Poland and were searched there, and about a Mile farther we enter'd ... 17 August 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin The Day before Yesterday, were brought to my House, Fifty one Bills of Exchange, amounting ... 18 August 1781 Adams, John to Bondfield, John I have received your favour of August 7. with much pleasure, and thank you for the agreable ... 18 August 1781 Adams, Abigail to Jenings, Edmund I have received your favour of 11. will take measures to repay the 20£. The ode is very fine.... 18 August 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress We have recieved at last Parkers Account of the Action with Admiral Zoutman: according to ... 20 August 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail I am too ill to write much. Your Ease of Mind is what I wish to promote by confirming what I ... 20 August 1781 Adams, John Quincy This day at about 2 o'clock P.M we left Riga, and arriv'd at a village call'd Neuermuhlen at ... 22 August 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress The Constitution of this Country is such, that it is difficult to discover the general Sense.... 22 August 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I have the Honor of receiving your Excellencys Letter, of the 18th. Instant, This Day. ... 22 August 1781 Adams, John to President of Congress The late glorious Victory, obtained by Admiral Zoutman over Admiral Parker, is wholly to be ... 23 August 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I am desired to inclose, the within Copies to your Excellency: although I doubt not you have ... 23 August 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail I feared moths—have opened your Goods—aired and shook the Wollens—added good Tobacco leaves ... 24 August 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail After giving a few Lines for you yesterday to the Commissary General of Prisoners who was ... 24 August 1781 Adams, John Quincy This day at about 3 o'clock P.M. we arriv'd at Narva after having rode night and day from ... 25 August 1781 Thaxter, John to Adams, Abigail (daughter of JA and AA) I was yesterday honoured with a Letter from Braintree dated the 25th of May last, and tho' ... 25 August 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin Last Evening I recieved your Excellency's Letter of the 16th. of this month, accompanied ... 27 August 1781 Adams, John Quincy This day at about 10 o'clock A.M. we arriv'd at St. Petersburg having left Narva yesterday ... 29 August 1781 Warren, Winslow to Adams, John Mr. Mason here has received letters from his Father in Virginia to the 3 of June which ... 30 August 1781 Thaxter, John to Franklin, Benjamin I have the honor to acquaint your Excellency, that Mr. Adams has been much indisposed for ... 31 August 1781 Gerry, Elbridge to Adams, Abigail Agreable to the Request contained in your Letter of the 4th, I have the Pleasure of ... 31 August 1781 Boylston, John to Adams, John You may possibly wonder at my Silence in not writing you during so long a period and which ... 31 August 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I duly received the Letter you did me the honour of writing to me the 17th. Instant ...

September

1 September 1781 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John We arrived here on Monday the 16/27 instant having left Amsterdam the N.S. 7th of July And ... 1 September 1781 Curson, Samuel to Adams, John We had the pleasure to receive several letters from you before we left St. E– the contents ... 4 September 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail Supposing Col. Laurens to have arrived at Rh. Island, I was greatly chagrined when he told ... 6 September 1781 Luzac, Jean to Adams, John Ce fut avec la plus grande satisfaction et reconnoissance, que je reçus, il y a quelque ... 6 September 1781 Luzac, Jean to Adams, John It was with the greatest satisfaction and gratitude that I received, some time ago from your ... 8 September 1781 Field, Job to Adams, John We Are Extreamly Sorry To Troughble you with A Letter of this Kind, But Our Unfortunate ... 8 September 1781 Dana, Francis to Adams, John No. ... 8 September 1781 Dana, Francis to Adams, John It is not through want of attention that I have omitted to this time, to acquaint you of our ... 10 September 1781 Thaxter, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic I had the honor of your favor of yesterday's date this morning. ... 12 September 1781 Adams, Abigail to Lovell, James I cannot swallow your prohibition with a good grace and yet I am glad I know the real cause ... 13 September 1781 Smith, Isaac Sr. to Adams, John Itt is sometime since any of your friends have had a line from you though many Vessells have ... 14 September 1781 Grand, Henry to Adams, John At the receit of your Letter I imparted your observations, concerning your Account, to Dr. ... 15 September 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail Under a Date of Aug. 24 I did myself the Pleasure to endeavour to convey to you later ... 17 September 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I Hope this will find Your Excellency's Health well established, and that your Disorder has ... 19 September 1781 Chavagnes, Bidé de to Adams, John Although no one could tell me positively if you were in Paris back from your journeys, I ... 19 September 1781 Chavagnes, Bidé de to Adams, John Quoyque je ne puisse scavoir par personne positivement si vous estes a paris de retour de ... 19 September 1781 Thaxter, John to Reed, Joseph I have the honor to acquaint your Excellency, that Mr. Adams has for sometime past been ... 19 September 1781 Adams, John Quincy to Thaxter, John We arriv'd here the 16th of August old stile, (which is universally used yet, all over this ... 20 September 1781 Adams, Abigail to Lovell, James In truth Friend thou art a Queer Being—laugh where I must, be candid where I can.—Your ... 24 September 1781 Thaxter, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic I had the honour of your favor without date this morning. ... 26 September 1781 Cranch, Richard to Adams, John Tho' I have often wrote to your Excellency, yet I have not had the Happiness of a Line from ... 26 September 1781 Jackson, William to Adams, John Lest the date of my letter should alarm your Excellency, I am happy in prefacing it with an ... 29 September 1781 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Three days only did it want of a year from the date of your last Letter, when I received by ... 30 September 1781 Waterhouse, Benjamin to Adams, John I imagine You heard by the last Post of our being at this Place, and the reasons of our ...

October

2 October 1781 Coffyn, Francis to Adams, John The bearer Thomas Beer has been obliged to flee from England on account of his having ... 4 October 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin Your Excellencys Letter of June 11. is yet unanswered. ... 4 October 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin Since the 25th of August, when I had the honor to write You, this is the first Time that I ... 5 October 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail I doubt not Madam, you have Letters from Mr. Adams of later Date than what we have received ... 5 October 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I congratulate your Excellency on your Recovery. I hope this Seasoning will be the means of ... 6 October 1781 Capellen tot den Pol, Joan Derk, Baron van der to Adams, John Il ÿ quelque tems qu’un de mes plus proches parens S’addressa a moi pour me consulter, S’il ... 6 October 1781 Capellen tot den Pol, Joan Derk, Baron van der to Adams, John It has been some time since one of my closest relations wrote me to ask if one of his ... 9 October 1781 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund I was favoured, in due time with yours of 17. Septr, but have not been able to acknowledge ... 9 October 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail Yesterday's Post brought me your Favour of Sepr. 26th. Your dear Boy Charles should most ... 9 October 1781 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail This is the first Time, I have been able to write you, since my Sickness.—Soon after my ... 10 October 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin Your Favour of October 5. is just now brought to me, and I beg your Excellency to accept of ... 12 October 1781 Adams, John to Grand, Ferdinand I have received your Favours of September 14 and 28th. but, by reason of an Amsterdam Fever, ... 12 October 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I received the Letter your Excellency did me the honour of writing to me the 4th. Instant. ... 13 October 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John C’est avec une très-grande satisfaction que j’ai appris de Mr. Thaxter votre heureux ... 13 October 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John It is with great satisfaction that I have learned from Mr. Thaxter of your recovery. I hope ... 14 October 1781 Gardoqui, Joseph & Sons (business) to Adams, Abigail Since the above duplicatte of our last Respectts to you has Kissed our hands your allways ... 15 October 1781 Adams, John to McKean, Thomas I am very sorry to learn that Congress had recieved no Letters from October to June. It is ... 15 October 1781 Adams, John to McKean, Thomas I wish, if it were possible, to communicate to Congress the present State of every Affair, ... 17 October 1781 Adams, John to McKean, Thomas Amsterdam, 17 October 1781. RC in John Thaxter’s hand (PCC, Misc. Papers, Reel No. 1, f. ... 18 October 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin Thomas Beer, with his Wife and two small Children came to my House this forenoon, and ... 18 October 1781 Adams, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic It is a long time Since I had the Pleasure of writing to you. I have been, to the very gate ... 18 October 1781 Adams, John to McKean, Thomas Amsterdam, 18 October 1781. RC in John Thaxter’s hand (PCC, Misc. Papers, Reel No. 1, f. ... 19 October 1781 Adams, John to Coffyn, Francis I Yesterday received, your Favour of the 2d Of this Month by Beers who with his Wife and two ... 20 October 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I have the Honor of having received your Excellencys Letter of the 9th Instant, which ... 20 October 1781 Adams, John to Searle, James ... 20 October 1781 Adams, John to Jackson, William Your Letter, Sir, of the 26 Ult. I received last night, and should have been astonished at ... 21 October 1781 Knox, Henry to Adams, John I have had the honor of receiving several Letters from your Excellency, since your ... 21 October 1781 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John It is now four weeks since Capt. Newman arrived in the Brig Gates and brought me your Letter ... 21 October 1781 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I have not yet seen the Work from whence the inclosed Extracts were made. A set is on the ... 22 October 1781 Washington, George to Adams, John As the Transmission of the inclosed paper through the usual Channel of the Department of ... 22 October 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I have written to Messrs. Fizeau & Grand impow’ring them to draw on me at 30 Days sight for ... 22 October 1781 Dana, Francis to Adams, John This letter together with a packet for Congress, will be delivered to you by Mr: Stephen ... 22 October 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I have recieved your Excellency’s Letter of the 12th. ... 23 October 1781 Livingston, Robert R. to Adams, John The Enclosed resolution will advise you that Congress have thought it adviseable to new ... 23 October 1781 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John I wrote you just after I arrived here, and gave you a short sketch of my Journey from ... 23 October 1781 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Abigail I am afraid you will think I was negligent in not writing more than I did by so good an ... 24 October 1781 Adams, John to Field, Job Yours of September the 8th. I have but just received, it went a long Circuit to come to me. ... 24 October 1781 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund I have never answered your favor of August 22d. ... 25 October 1781 Adams, John to McKean, Thomas I see in the London Courant, which arrived to day, an advertisement of a translation into ... 25 October 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I have the honor to inclose a Copy of a Letter I yesterday recieved from Corunna. I ... 26 October 1781 Jackson, William to Adams, John I had the honor to address your Excellency from Corunna on the 26 of last month, in which ... 26 October 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I duely received your Excellencys Letter of August 6th, but have been prevented by Sickness ... 26 October 1781 Létombe, Philippe André Joseph de to Adams, John I have received the packet your Excellency has honored me with from Leyden on the 11. ... 27 October 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John N’attribuez qu’à la peine que j’ai eue de me procurer la Brochure que vous m’avez demandée, ... 27 October 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I had last night the honour of your Letter of the 22d and I most heartily congratulate the ... 27 October 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John It is only due to the difficulty I had in obtaining the brochure you asked for, that I did ... 28 October 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I trouble your Excellency with This to inform your Excellency, that I receved this Day the ... 29 October 1781 Tufts, Cotton to Adams, John In my last I informed You of the Enemy's taking a Post in Virginia. At that Time they were ... 30 October 1781 Cranch, Richard to Adams, John I am just come from Braintree, and hear a Vessell is to sail for France directly: I have ... 30 October 1781 Johnson, Joshua to Adams, John I am this day honord with your polite favour of the 20 Idem covering two Letters one for the ...

November

November 1781 Nazro, Nathaniel to Adams, John As a Citizen, of the Commonwealth, of Massachusetts Bay, and an individual, of the United ... 1 November 1781 Adams, John to McKean, Thomas It is still as problematical as ever, what is the political System of this Republick, and ... 3 November 1781 Cranch, Richard to Adams, John By Capt. Haydon who arrived here the day before yesterday I received a Pacquet of ... 7 November 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I have been honoured with the following Letters from your Excellency during the last Month, ... 12 November 1781 Jackson, William to Adams, John I had the honor to address your Excellency by the last post, in which letter I informed you ... 12 November 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin By the last Post, Letters have been recieved in this Town from Mr. Gillon and from a ... 14 November 1781 Adams, John to Jackson, William Last night I had the Honour of your Favour of 26 of October and congratulate you on your ... 14 November 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I trouble your Excellency at this Time to transcribe the following Letter “sent by Person of ... 14 November 1781 Laurens, Martha to Adams, John I take the Liberty of writing to you though I have not the honor of your personal ... 15 November 1781 Adams, Abigail to Lovell, James Do you know a Man by the Name of More What is his character? ... 19 November 1781 Franklin, William Temple to Adams, John I have the honour to inclose to your Excellency some agreable Accounts of the Situation of ... 19 November 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin Your obliging Letter of the 7th instant I had the honor to recieve on Saturday night by Mr ... 20 November 1781 Livingston, Robert R. to Adams, John Since my last of the 23d of October nothing material has happened here, unless it be the ... 21 November 1781 Grand, Henry to Adams, John I have just time, sir, and no more to give you information of the good news we had all the ... 22 November 1781 Franklin, William Temple to Adams, John Since the Letter I had the honour of writing to your Excellency on the 19th Inst, the Duke ... 22 November 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin Last Evening, was brought to me, the Proposals of the owners of the Ships, in the following ... 23 November 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I congratulate your Excellency on the late great Event. ... 23 November 1781 Grand, Ferdinand to Adams, John Permitt me to congratulate you on your present enjoyment of the freedom of Amsterdam, as ... 24 November 1781 Adams, John to La Vauguyon, Paul François de Quélen de Stuer de Causade, Duc de Mr Adams presents his most respectfull Compliments to his Excellency, the Duke de la ... 24 November 1781 Adams, John to Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) I have received your favour of this days date, together with four thousand florins in cash, ... 25 November 1781 Adams, John to La Vauguyon, Paul François de Quélen de Stuer de Causade, Duc de I have the honour to inclose to your Excellency, a Copy of the fresh Instructions of ... 26 November 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John Give me leave to Congratulate your Excellency on the late Glorious News received from ... 26 November 1781 Van der Kemp, François Adriaan to Adams, John If anÿ man rejoice in the prosperity of the united States i wil hope that me shal not be ... 26 November 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail I shall have an excellent Opportunity to send those Articles of yours, which have been long ... 26 November 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I am honour’d with yours of the 19th. Inst. I received a Letter from Capt. Jackson dated at ... 26 November 1781 Adams, John to Jay, John By the last Post, I recieved from L’Orient a sett of fresh Instructions from Congress, dated ... 26 November 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I presume You have a Copy from Congress of their Instructions to me of the 16th. of August: ... 27 November 1781 Adams, John to Van der Kemp, François Adriaan I am this moment honoured with your Letter of Yesterdays date and I thank you for your kind ... 28 November 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John Altho I am fearful, that my Correspondance has lately been Troublesome to your Excellency, ... 28 November 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Since Saturday, my domestic affairs, as well as some of my public ones, have prevented me ... 28 November 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Depuis Samedi des affaires domestiques, et aussi quelques-unes des publiques, m’ont obligé à ... 28 November 1781 Adams, John to Jay, John I had the Honour to write you, on the 26 instant by the Post, a Conveyance which I am ... 29 November 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail My Almanac says that I wrote to you on the 9th. of October, but your Favour of Sepr. 26. ... 29 November 1781 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund I have recd your favours of the 14 and of the 26. ... 29 November 1781 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund I have recd your favours of 14 and 26. I thank you for the Extract, and hope you will ... 29 November 1781 Adams, John to Searle, James While you were at Sea I recd the inclosed dispatches with a desire to open them if you were ... 30 November 1781 Gardoqui, Joseph & Sons (business) to Adams, Abigail We beg leave to Trouble you above with duplicate of our last Respectts to you, and as have ... 30 November 1781 Jackson, William to Adams, John The last post brought me your Excellency's letter of the 14. I hope Doctor Franklin will be ...

December

1 December 1781 Adams, John to Jackson, William Last night I received yours of the 12 Novr. and am very sorry to find, that you were not ... 1 December 1781 Adams, John to Laurens, Martha I was last Evening, favoured with your Letter from Vigan of the fourteenth of November, and ... 1 December 1781 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund Last night I received your favour of 28 Novr.—and shall take the proper Care of the Papers ... 1 December 1781 Adams, John to Grand, Henry You cannot imagine how much I am obliged to you for your early Information of the glorious ... 1 December 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin Last night I had the honor of yours of the 23d. and 26th. Ulto. If it should be convenient ... 1 December 1781 Dana, Elizabeth Ellery to Adams, Abigail This is the first opportunity I have had since my Journey of congratulating you upon your ... 2 December 1781 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Your favours of September 29 and Oct. 21. are before me. I avoided saying any Thing about ... 2 December 1781 Thaxter, John to Adams, Abigail 'Tis a pleasing Reflexion to one absent, that his Correspondence with his friends meets with ... 3 December 1781 Adams, John to Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) I have no authority to interfere, in the Direction of the Continental Goods, which Mr Gillon ... 3 December 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John I intended to write to you this evening to inform you of the unanimous resolution that took ... 3 December 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Je me proposois de vous écrire ce soir, pour vous apprendre la Résolution unanime que doit ... 4 December 1781 Adams, John to Hanson, John I have recieved those Instructions, with which I was honoured by Congress on the sixteenth ... 4 December 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail In answer to some Questions contained in your Letter of Sepr. 26 you may know that Mr. ... 5 December 1781 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John We recieved a Letter which your Excellency did Us the honor of writing us the day before ... 6 December 1781 Adams, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic I recd. your kind Congratulations from Leyden on the glorious Captivity of Cornwallis, and ... 6 December 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I have delivered your Excellency’s Letter to Mr. de Neufville, and have written to him ... 6 December 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I am honour’d with your Excellency’s Letters of the 22d and 26th. past. The Proposal ... 7 December 1781 La Vauguyon, Paul François de Quélen de Stuer de Causade, Duc de to Adams, John J’ay reçu Monsieur La lettre que vous m’avez fait L’honneur de m’ecrire, et la copie que ... 7 December 1781 La Vauguyon, Paul François de Quélen de Stuer de Causade, Duc de to Adams, John I have received, sir, the letter which you have done me the honor to write me, and the copy ... 8 December 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin ... 8 December 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Votre Lettre à l’Ambr. du 25 Nov. lui est bien parvenue. Il n’étoit pas en ville à son ... 8 December 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Your letter of 25 November to the ambassador was received. Since he was not in town when it ... 9 December 1781 Adams, Abigail to Thaxter, John I do not take up my pen by way of reply to any Letter of yours— that is not in my power. 15 ... 9 December 1781 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I hear the Alliance is again going to France with the Marquis Fayett and the Count de ... 10 December 1781 Adams, John to Grand, Henry I have received your Favour of 23 of November, and thank you for your Congratulation on my ... 10 December 1781 Adams, John to Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) I have recd the Letter which you did me the Honour to write me on the 8th. instant, ... 10 December 1781 Chavagnes, Bidé de to Adams, John L’interest que je prends a vous, a votre santé, a celle de votre chere famille est trop ... 10 December 1781 Chavagnes, Bidé de to Adams, John The interest I take in you and your health, as well as that of your dear family, is too ... 10 December 1781 Jones, John Paul to Adams, John After the command of the Alliance was usurped at L’orient, I received on board the Ariel, ... 10 December 1781 Luzac, Jean to Adams, John When some months past I desired a Copy of the Collection of American Constitutions, it was ... 12 December 1781 Mandrillon, Joseph to Adams, John En attendant que j’ai l’honneur de vous aller rendre mes devoirs ce Soir entre 5 et 6 ... 12 December 1781 Mandrillon, Joseph to Adams, John I will have the honor of delivering my work to you this evening between five and six o’clock ... 13 December 1781 Adams, John to Luzac, Jean I have received your friendly Letter of the 10th of this month. The new Translation of the ... 13 December 1781 Adams, John to Hanson, John Amsterdam 13 December 1781. RC in John Thaxter’s hand (PCC, No. 84, III, f. 426–429). ... 14 December 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I duly received your Excellency’s Favour of the 1st. and 6th Instant. ... 14 December 1781 Adams, John to Hanson, John The first public Body, which has proposed a Connection with the United States, is the ... 14 December 1781 Adams, John to Dana, Francis This day was brought me, your kind favour of August 28th. the first Line I have received ... 14 December 1781 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy Your Letter of 21 Aug. O.S. the first I have received, reached me only two or three days ago.... 15 December 1781 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy This day Mr. Sayre arrived, with your Letter of the 12/23 of October. Yours of August I ... 15 December 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Since the assembly of Holland will adjourn in a week, I am taking my domestic precautions in ... 15 December 1781 Jay, John to Adams, John The two last posts brought me your Favors of the 26 and 28th. Ult. It really gives me great ... 15 December 1781 Dumas, Charles William Frederic to Adams, John Comme l’Assemblée d’Hollde. se séparera aujourd’hui en huit, je prends mes précautions ... 15 December 1781 Brackett, Joshua to Adams, John A Nephew of mine, a lad of fifteen years Old, by Name Benjamin Brackett, went out a Cruize ... 16 December 1781 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I have at last recieved Letters from Mr. Dana. Mr. Sayer arrived in town yesterday with ... 17 December 1781 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I have received the Packet, containing the Correspondence relating to the Goods. I suppose ... 17 December 1781 Dana, Francis to Adams, John I have been long waiting with great impatience to hear directly from you, my disappointment ... 18 December 1781 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I have Letters from Mr. Dana and his young Attendant, at St. Petersbourg. Both well and in ... 18 December 1781 Adams, John to Cranch, Richard I send you a Volume of Politics. A Second Volume will be ready in 6 or 7 Weeks.—You will ... 18 December 1781 Adams, John to Hanson, John Having recieved an Invitation to the Hague, in order to have some Conversation with some ... 18 December 1781 Adams, Samuel to Adams, John The Marquis de la Fayette is so obliging as to take the Care of this Letter, which, for the ... 18 December 1781 Adams, Samuel to Adams, John I have already written to you this Day by the Marquis de Lafayatte. This passes thro the ... 19 December 1781 Thaxter, John to Adams, Abigail By the last Mails came the King's Speech, the Address of the two Houses in answer, and the ... 20 December 1781 Vinton, Thomas to Adams, John I am Sorry to Acquant you that I am Now Confined in this Prison I was taken the 10th of June ... 20 December 1781 Adams, John to La Vauguyon, Paul François de Quélen de Stuer de Causade, Duc de It has been insinuated to me, that the Spanish Ambassador, here, has Instructions from his ... 22 December 1781 Thaxter, John to Adams, John Quincy J'ai bien-recu les Lettres que vous m'avez fait l'honneur de m'ecrire de Francfort et de ... 23 December 1781 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I knew not untill half an hour ago that Mr. Guile intended for Europe, he did not know it ... 24 December 1781 Adams, John to Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) I have received your favours of the 21. and 23d, and have now to inform you that Mr Barclay ... 24 December 1781 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I receivd your Excellencys Letters of the 29th ultm. and 1st Instant yesterday and (not ... 25 December 1781 Adams, John to Hanson, John Amsterdam, 25 December 1781. RC in John Thaxter’s hand (PCC, No. 84, III, f. 438–441). ... 25 December 1781 Adams, John to Hanson, John Amsterdam, 25 December 1781. RC in John Thaxter’s hand (PCC, No. 84, III, f. 442–444). ... 26 December 1781 Lovell, James to Adams, John I have not yet been made certain, that you comprehend that Cypher which I used in my Letters ... 26 December 1781 Livingston, Robert R. to Adams, John It is very long since we have had the pleasure of hearing from you. Before this you will ... 26 December 1781 Adams, John to Searle, James Your two favours of Decr 3 and that of December 14, are before me. Mr Barclay is arrived, to ... 26 December 1781 Adams, John to Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) I recieved the Letter with which You honored me yesterday. ... 26 December 1781 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund Your favour of the 24 was brought to me last night. It is true that I am not quite recovered ... 29 December 1781 Adams, John to Hanson, John Amsterdam, 29 December 1781. RC in John Thaxter’s hand (PCC, No. 84, III, f. 446–450). ... 29 December 1781 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I shou’d have waited on you myself, but seeing some Carriages at your door I Concluded you ... 30 December 1781 La Vauguyon, Paul François de Quélen de Stuer de Causade, Duc de to Adams, John Vous avez desiré Monsieur que des que je serois arrivé a Versailles je communiquasse a ... 30 December 1781 La Vauguyon, Paul François de Quélen de Stuer de Causade, Duc de to Adams, John You have desired, sir, that as soon as I should be arrived at Versailles, I should ...