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Papers of John Adams, Volume 13

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2 May 1782 Adams, John to Dumas, Charles William Frederic Your favor of the 30th., I had the honor to recieve yesterday, with Mr. Nolet's Letter and ... 2 May 1782 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I am honoured with your Favour of the 20 of April, and Mr. Lawrens's Son proposes to carry ...

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2 May 1782 Mends, C. to Adams, John In Feby last, my Son B. Mends took the liberty of sending yr Excellency a few Lines, with a ...

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3 May 1782 Adams, John to Bracht, Herman van I have recd. the Letter which You did me the honor to write me the 30th. of April, with the ... 5 May 1782 Saportas, Samuel to Adams, John The departure of your Excellencÿ was unknown to me having heard it from Mr. Texter I take ... 6 May 1782 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I have receivd your Excellencys Letter of the 28th of April, informing me of the Receipt of ... 7 May 1782 Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de to Adams, John I Heartily Give You joy, My dear Sir, Upon the Happy Conclusion of Your dutch Negotiations. ... 8 May 1782 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John Mr Oswald, whom I mention'd in a former letter which I find you have received, is returned ...

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10 May 1782 Dana, Francis to Adams, John I cannot suffer this post to go off without conveying to you my most hearty congratulations ... 11 May 1782 Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) to Adams, John Mr. Fynje having communicated us his conversation with your Excellency last evening, we beg ...

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13 May 1782 Adams, John to Dana, Francis Yours of April 12/23 is just come to hand: Last night, for the first time, I Slept in this ... 13 May 1782 Adams, John to Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) I have recieved the Letter which You did me the honor to write me on the 11th, of this Month ... 14 May 1782 Bondfield, John to Adams, John By an Express which past this City on Sunday and by all the Letters by yesterdays post from ...

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Document GroupHousehold Inventories of the U.S. Legation at The Hague

16 May 1782 Adams, John to Livingston, Robert R. On the twelfth of this month, I removed into the Hôtel des Etats Unies de l'Amerique, ... 16 May 1782 Adams, John to Roorda, Jacob I have just now received the Letter, which you did me the Honour to write me, on the twelfth ... 16 May 1782 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I have receivd a Letter from Mr B of the 3d, wherein He says; that He has every reason in ... 16 May 1782 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I take the Liberty of writing to your Excellency this Letter, expresly to recommend my ... 16 May 1782 Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) to Adams, John We did not receive the Letter, which your Excellency did us the honour to write to us, but ... 17 May 1782 Adams, John to Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) Your Favour of the Sixteenth instant I received last night by Mr Fynje. ... 17 May 1782 Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) to Adams, John We received by Mr Fynje your Excellency's esteemed favour of 17 inst, by whch. you are ...

Enclosure GroupWilhem & Jan Willink, Nicolaas & Jacob van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to John Adams, with a Prospectus for the Dutch Loan

18 May 1782 Adams, John to Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) I have just received your Favour of the Seventeenth of May, in answer to mine of the Same ... 20 May 1782 Monitor to Adams, John We are told here of a chace there has been for sometime in holland and that the name wanted ... 21 May 1782 Adams, John to Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Yours of the Seventh of this month, was yesterday brought me, by Mr Ridley, and I thank you ... 21 May 1782 Mazzei, Philip to Adams, John Permit me to congratulate your Excellency on your complete success, which I am confident is ... 22 May 1782 Livingston, Robert R. to Adams, John It is so important to let you know that the late change in the British Ministry and the ... 22 May 1782 Staphorst, Nicolaas & Jacob van (business) to Adams, John Since we doubt whether they have Sent your Excellency already Some Prospectus of the Loan, ... 23 May 1782 Dana, Francis to Adams, John I had the pleasure of yours of the 28th. of April yesterday, in which you acknowledge the ... 23 May 1782 Stephens, Joseph to Adams, John Your excellency gave me liberty to write to you and being persuaded of your goodness and ... 23 May 1782 Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) to Adams, John As Messrs. Staphorst had to send the Prospectus of the Loan, with assurance of our respect ... 24 May 1782 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin Your Favour of April 22d and that of May 8th. are recd. I will Examine, Mr Fizeaus accounts ... 24 May 1782 Adams, John to Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) I have recd the Letters from Messrs Van Staphorst of the 22 with the Prospectus, and to day ... 24 May 1782 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John In handing your Excellcy.'s Newspapers received ⅌ the mail which arived this day from ... 25 May 1782 Dalton, Tristram to Adams, John I beg leave to intrude upon a few of your important moments, in behalfe of William ... 29 May 1782 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John Your Excellency will permit me to Congratulate you on you having before This embraced the ... 29 May 1782 Livingston, Robert R. to Adams, John It is with equal Surprize and concern that I find not the least attention paid to the ... 30 May 1782 Livingston, Robert R. to Adams, John After I had wrote the letter of yesterday and sent it off, I recieved your favours of the ...

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31 May 1782 Grand, Henry to Adams, John which I request Messrs. Fizeaux Grand & ce. to pay you by Bf 86. 9. I shall be happy to hear ... 31 May 1782 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John We beg leave to reffer ourselves to the letter we wrotte your Excellcy. the 24th. Instt. and ... 1 June 1782 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund I have taken my Pen, Simply, to thank you for Several excellent Letters, for the Pamphlets ... 1 June 1782 Adams, John to Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) I duely received yours of 24 of May, and Should have answered it sooner, if I had been in ... 2 June 1782 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John Since mine of May 8th I have not had any thing material to communicate to your Excellency. ... 5 June 1782 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund Just a Line, by our venerable Friend, President Laurens, with whom your Communions will be ... 5 June 1782 Neufville, Jean de to Adams, John It was with concern we foúnd by the letter Yoúr Excellency honord ús with in date of the 1st.... 6 June 1782 Adams, John to Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) I have Just received your favour of yesterday. You desire me to Send you, two Letters from ...

Enclosure GroupEdmund Jenings to John Adams, with an Anonymous Letter to Edward Bridgen

6 June 1782 Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) to Adams, John In consequence of Mr. van Staphorst's information, that your Excellency did intend to come ... 7 June 1782 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund Yours of June 6. is just arrived, with its Inclosure. From the first day of my acquaintance ...

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7 June 1782 Neufville, Jean de to Adams, John We are honored by your Excelly. Letter of yesterday with the letters we wanted inclosed, the ...

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9 June 1782 Adams, John to Livingston, Robert R. The Admiralty have reported to their High Mightinesses their Remarks upon the Plan of a ... 10 June 1782 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I have the Honour to inform you, that I have this day drawn upon you, in favour of Messrs ... 11 June 1782 Adams, John Translation from the Dutchminuted on a Seal of 48 Stivers. ... 13 June 1782 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I had Yesterday, at Amsterdam, the Honour of receiving your Excellencys Letter of June 2. ... 13 June 1782 Adams, John to Hodshon, John I called the day before Yesterday at your House, but had not the good Fortune to find you at ... 13 June 1782 Adams, John to Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) I must beg the Favour of you, to call on Send to Mr De Neufville, and pay him, an Account he ... 13 June 1782 Adams, John to Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) There is a Person, by the Name of Joseph Stevens in Amsterdam, a Native of America, who has ... 13 June 1782 Staphorst, Nicolaas & Jacob van (business) to Adams, John Hereby we've the honour to hand your Excellency the English Copy of the Bond, which you was ... 14 June 1782 Adams, John to Livingston, Robert R. The Hague, 14 June 1782. RC (PCC, No. 84, IV, f. 89–93). LbC (Adams Papers). printed: ... 14 June 1782 Hodshon, John to Adams, John As Mess: de Neufville & Son have at Last applied to the Shippers of Capt: Cazneaús Vessel ...

Enclosure GroupJean de Neufville & Fils to John Adams, with an Account

14 June 1782 Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) to Adams, John We take the liberty to pray your Excellency to inform us, if Autruchian, Danish, prussian ... 15 June 1782 Adams, John to Adams, Samuel The ill Health, contracted in Amsterdam, which began with a violent nervous Fever, last ... 15 June 1782 Adams, John to Livingston, Robert R. This Morning, I made a Visit to the Grand Pensionary Mr Van Bleiswick, and had a long ... 17 June 1782 Adams, John to Warren, James Broken to Pieces and worn out, with the Diseases engendered by the tainted Atmosphere of ... 20 June 1782 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I have the Honour of having recived your Excellencys Letters of the 1st and 7th Instant. ... 21 June 1782 Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) to Adams, John In consequence of what Messrs. Van Staphorst had the honor of writing you yesterday, we've ... 26 June 1782 Gannan, B., & Zoon (business) to Adams, John Desirous and ambitious of rendering ourselves usefull and agreeable in any mode, tending to ... 27 June 1782 Chapman, Richard to Adams, John I hope you will pardon the Liberty I have taken of Adressing my Self to you but haveing ... 28 June 1782 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John Captain Smedley will, I expect, Sail in about Six days, and if your Excellency has any ... 28 June 1782 Mazzei, Philip to Adams, John In my preceding of the 21st. ultmo. I acquainted your Excellency, that Mr. Maddison had ... 29 June 1782 Ravekes, Gerbrand, & J. G. Thin van Keulen (business) to Adams, John We have received your esteemed letter of 31th May, and accordingly your consent we have ... 29 June 1782 Thaxter, John to Adams, John You will doubtless be surprized to recieve another Letter from me dated from hence, and I ... 29 June 1782 Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) to Adams, John In conformity of our agreement we have the honor to accompany your Excellency herewith 25 ... 30 June 1782 Thaxter, John to Adams, John Between 6 and 7 this morning Capt. Trowbridge came and delivered me the five Letters and ... 1 July 1782 Dana, Francis to Adams, John My last to you was of the 12/23 of May. I have not received any from you since yours of the ... 1 July 1782 Heukelom, John van, & Zoon (business) to Adams, John We have the Pleasure to inform ÿour Excellencÿ; that we received this morning by the ...

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2 July 1782 Adams, John to Gerry, Elbridge Well! how do you find yourself, after a little Repose? Are you married? or making Fortune in ... 2 July 1782 Adams, John to Warren, James It is a long time Since I had a Line from you, and from Sickness, and various Engagements it ... 2 July 1782 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John We have to apprize your Excellency that we have received Two Bills of the United States in ... 3 July 1782 Adams, John to Mazzei, Philip I have received the Letter, which you did me the Honour to write me the 21. May, and thank ... 3 July 1782 Adams, John to Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) I have received your Letter of Yesterday, and as to the Bills of Exchange, you will please ... 4 July 1782 Adams, John to Rutledge, Edward I do my self the Honour to inclose these Papers relative to the Chester, to you, and to beg ... 4 July 1782 Hodshon, John to Adams, John By Capt: Trowbridge arrived from Boston received à Letter from our Mutual friend M. Isaak ... 4 July 1782 Livingston, Robert R. to Adams, John By every late advice from Holland we learn their disposition to enter into a Treaty with us ... 5 July 1782 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund Will you be so good as to inclose the inclosed to your Friend B and tell him that your ... 5 July 1782 Adams, John to Livingston, Robert R. Soon after my publick Reception by their High Mightinesses The Body of Merchants of the City ... 5 July 1782 Adams, John to Livingston, Robert R. I have the honour to inclose Copies in Dutch and English of the Negotiation, which I have ... 5 July 1782 — 8 July 1782 Adams, John This War has already continued so many Years, been extended to so many Nations, and been ... 5 July 1782 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John Agreable to Your Excellencys directions We have the honour to inclose two bills for ... 6 July 1782 Morris, Lewis R. to Adams, John The same opportunity which carries this to Europe, also conveys Bills to Doctor Franklin, ... 8 July 1782 Adams, John to Jay, John The Duke de la Vauguion has this Moment, kindly given me Notice, that he is to Send off a ... 8 July 1782 Adams, John to Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) I return you the Bills Ns. 84 and 85 for 5.50 Guilders each accepted, which you Sent me in ... 9 July 1782 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund You have very much obliged me, by the Act and the Bill. It is to the last degree Astonishing ... 9 July 1782 Adams, John to Uhl, Jean Henri David I received this Morning, the Letter, which you did me the Honour to write me, on the first ... 9 July 1782 Allcock, William to Adams, John I take apon My Self to troble you With a few lines to in form you that for the Better Suply ... 10 July 1782 Adams, John to Ravekes, Gerbrand, & J. G. Thin van Keulen (business) I received in Time, your Letter of the 29 of June, and should have answered it before, but ... 10 July 1782 Adams, John to Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) I inclose you a Letter to Messrs Gerbrand Ravekes, and J. G. Thin Van Keulen, and request ... 11 July 1782 Neufville, Jean de, & Fils (business) to Adams, John In Consequence of Your Excellencys request, We have Sent the Accounts to Mrs DelaLande & ... 11 July 1782 Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) to Adams, John We have before us your esteemed favour of 10 inst: with a letter for Messrs. Ravekes van ... 13 July 1782 Ridley, Matthew to Adams, John I did not write you last Tuesday as I had it not in my power to inform you with any ... 14 July 1782 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I am honoured by the Receipt of your Excellencys Letters of the 5th and 9th Instant. ... 17 July 1782 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund I am honoured with yours of the 14. You might well Smile at the Supposition that I know ... 18 July 1782 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I had a letter some days ago from Doctor Franklin desiring me not to draw on him for any ... 19 July 1782 Dalton, Tristram to Adams, John Under the 25th May last I did myself the honor of addressing you in behalfe of a Capt ... 19 July 1782 Jay, James to Adams, John My arrival in this kingdom is a matter so trivial in itself, that I should not think of ... 20 July 1782 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund The more I reflect upon the late Revolution in the British Ministry the more I am Struck, ...

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22 July 1782 Cooper, Samuel to Adams, John We have received here with uncommon Pleasure the Accounts of the Success of your important ... 22 July 1782 Dana, Francis to Adams, John Uncertain whether you have seen the paper from which I send you enclosed an Extract I do ... 23 July 1782 Adams, John to Berckel, Engelbert François van I have recd. this morning the Letter which You did me the honor to write me yesterday. All ... 23 July 1782 Adams, John to Grand, Henry I recd. in due time your favor of May 31st, I thank You for the settlement of the Account ...

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24 July 1782 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I am honoured by the receipt of your Excellencys Letters of the 17th and 20th Instant. ... 24 July 1782 Sullivan, James to Adams, John Your Numerous friends will undoubtedly give you by this Conveyance all the news we have in ...

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30 July 1782 Mazzei, Philip to Adams, John The honour of your Excellency's letter of the 3d. instt. has afforded me a great ... 1 August 1782 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John Supposing your Excellency ignorant of what is true, I take the Liberty of sending you what ... 1 August 1782 Loveney, John to Adams, John I am to Acquaint you that Captn Allcock is Likely to go to Prison the Bill that was ... 2 August 1782 Jay, John to Adams, John Your friendly Letter of the 8th. Ult. should not have remained so long unanswered, had I not ... 3 August 1782 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund Your Favour with the Anecdote and that with the Preliminaries, I have recd. Be So good as to ... 7 August 1782 Adams, John to Dana, Francis I have recd. the two halves of your letter to Congress, and they have been sent on. I sent ... 7 August 1782 Lee, Arthur to Adams, John I wrote you a long letter of the 30th. Decr. 1780 to which I have not yet receivd any answer....

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8 August 1782 Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) to Adams, John We beg Leave to refer to our last letter of 11 July, by whch. we prayed, your Excellency to ... 10 August 1782 Adams, John to Berckel, Engelbert François van I have this day received the Letter which you, did me the honour to write me, on the 8. and ... 10 August 1782 Adams, John to Jay, John It was with very great pleasure that I recd. this morning your kind favor of the 2d. inst. I ... 11 August 1782 Adams, John to Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) This Morning I recd your favour of the Eighth but I am not able to inform you, what is the ... 11 August 1782 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I obeyed your Excellencys Commands most Litterally when I wrote to Mr L. to which I have ... 12 August 1782 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund Your two Letters containing the Anecdote and the Preliminaries have been recd., and You have ... 12 August 1782 Adams, John to Jones, John Paul I had Yesterday the Pleasure of receiving your Favour of the 10th of December last, and am ... 12 August 1782 Adams, John to Mazzei, Philip Your favours of 28 of June and 30 July, I have recd. I have not transmitted to Congress, the ... 12 August 1782 Adams, John The Project in Some of the foreign Gazettes, of an Invitation from the neutral maritime ... 12 August 1782 Bracht, Herman van to Adams, John I have now the honour to hand you the Second volum of the translated constitutions of ... 13 August 1782 Adams, John to Jay, John The public Papers announce Fitzherbert's Comission to be, to treat “With the four Powers at ... 13 August 1782 Staphorst, Nicolaas & Jacob van (business) to Adams, John Inclosed we have the honour of sending to your Excellency an Account, which your Bookseller ... 15 August 1782 Adams, John to Bracht, Herman van I yesterday recd. the polite Letter You did me the honor to write me on the 12th. of this ... 15 August 1782 Adams, John to Laurens, Henry By a certain anonimous Letter you have had a Specimen of the infernal Arts which have been ... 17 August 1782 Adams, John to Jay, John The States General have chosen Mr Brantzen Minister to negotiate for Peace. Yesterday he did ... 18 August 1782 Adams, John to Laurens, Henry I have just received the inclosed Letter open for me to read. It appears to be from one, who ... 18 August 1782 Adams, John to Livingston, Robert R. I have the honor to inclose, for the information of Congress a Copy of Mr: Fitzherbert's ... 18 August 1782 Adams, John to Netherlands, States General of The Hague, ca. 18 August 1782. LbC (Adams Papers). printed: Boston Patriot, 8 May 1811. The ...

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19 August 1782 Adams, John to Adams, Samuel The present Minister, Shelburne I remember disgusted me by an unintelligible, misterious and ... 19 August 1782 Adams, John to Cerisier, Antoine Marie I dare not venture to send the Comte's Manuscript. If You will come here, You shall have the ... 19 August 1782 Adams, John to Gerry, Elbridge I am ashamed to let Mr Guild go without a long Letter to you—but you must pardon me. Mr ... 19 August 1782 Adams, John to Warrren, James There is now an Harmony so entire between France America and Holland, that I think Affairs ...

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20 August 1782 Grand, Henry to Adams, John I have had the honour of your last Letter to which the least return was a quiker ... 22 August 1782 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I Have received your Excellencys Letter of the 12th Instant. I am rejoiced that your ...

Document GroupThe Negotiation of the Dutch-American Treaty of Amity and Commerce

On 19 April the States General recognized the United States as independent and John Adams as ... 22 August 1782 Adams, John to Livingston, Robert R. Their High Mightinesses have at length recieved their Instructions from all the Provinces, ... 21 May 1782 — 22 August 1782 Adams, John to Netherlands, States General of 1. is a just Amendment. and it is readily agreed to Substitute the Words “dervereenigde ... 22 August 1782 — 27 August 1782 Adams, John to Netherlands, States General of (1) Is a just Amendment, and it is readily agreed to Substitute the Words “Der vereenigde ... 22 August 1782 Adams, John to Netherlands, States General of It is agreed between the two contracting Parties that no Clause, Article, matter or Thing, ... 8 October 1782 Adams, John to Livingston, Robert R. At 12. oClock today I proceeded, according to appointment, to the State-House, where I was ...

Document GroupII. John Adams’ Draft of a Dutch-American Treaty of Amity and Commerce and Proposals for Revisions

Document GroupIII. John Adams’ Replies to the Dutch Remarks on and Suggested Changes to His Draft Treaty of Amity and Commerce

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Translation GroupX. Resolution of the States General Authorizing the Signature of the Dutch-American Treaty and Convention on Recaptures, with a Contemporary Translation

25 August 1782 Laurens, Henry to Adams, John The anonymos Bill, alluded to, My Dear Sir, in your favor of the 15th. which I was honored ... 27 August 1782 Laurens, Henry to Adams, John Soon after I had dispatched a Letter to you this Morning, under the 25th. Inst. I was ... 28 August 1782 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund I have recd your Favour with the Slip from the Gen Adr I dread the Sight of the Thing it was ... 28 August 1782 Adams, John to Staphorst, Nicolaas & Jacob van (business) I recd in due Time your Favour of the 13. The inclosed Account of 13f.14s. I return with my ... 29 August 1782 Adams, John to Adams, Samuel The King of England has Sent Mr Fitzherbert to Paris with a Commission to treat of Peace, ... 29 August 1782 Adams, John to Lee, Arthur I have a great Mind to envy your Situation or to wish myself with you in Congress where I ... 29 August 1782 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I Am honoured with the Receipt of your Excellencys Letter of the last Post. ... 29 August 1782 Livingston, Robert R. to Adams, John Near five months have elapsed since I have been favoured with a line from you. Your letter ... 30 August 1782 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund The inclosed Copies will shew you, the State of Matters. Besides these I have a Letter of ... 30 August 1782 Dana, Francis to Adams, John I received your letter of Aug: 7th. yesterday afternoon, and at the same time the packet you ... 1 September 1782 Jay, John to Adams, John I am this moment informed of a safe opportunity of conveying you a Letter, and as such ... 1 September 1782 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I have not heard from Mr Lawrens since He sent me the Letter of a part of which I have sent ... 2 September 1782 Adams, John to Jay, John I wrote you on the 10th. 13th. and 17th. of August, but have no Answer as yet to either ... 4 September 1782 Adams, John to Livingston, Robert R. Your Triplicate of March 5. No: 5. Triplicate 22d. May. No. 6 Duplicate. 29th. May No: 7 and ... 4 September 1782 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John Since my arrival here I received the packet which I inclose to you from M Livingston with ... 5 September 1782 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I have receivd Your Excellencys Letter of the 30th Ult., together with three Papers inclosed ... 5 September 1782 Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) to Adams, John Honoured with your Excellency's Confidence, we think it our duty to inform you in our privy, ... 6 September 1782 Adams, John to Livingston, Robert R. In your Letter of 5th. March, You ask “whether this Power has entered into any Treaty with ... 6 September 1782 Adams, John to Sullivan, James I am honoured with your Letter of the 24. of July and feel myself under Obligations to you ... 6 September 1782 Adams, John to Warren, James I thank You for the Papers and your Card of 22d July. The Letters inclosed I shall send ... 6 September 1782 Dana, Francis to Adams, John I do not ask you to consider this as a letter to you. I have writen so much for several days ... 7 September 1782 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund I have recd, your Letter with other Slips for which I thank you and another Since. ...

Enclosure GroupJohn Adams to Robert Livingston, with Four Accounts for Congress

7 September 1782 Gordon, William to Adams, John Last evening I heard that a vessel was arrived from Amsterdam. Was up early and went to ... 7 September 1782 Staphorst, Nicolaas & Jacob van (business) to Adams, John We take the liberty to inform your Excellency that about a Month ago, when Mr. Ridly, agent ... 8 September 1782 Adams, John to Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) I have been informed, that a Motion has been made in the Regency of Amsterdam, that a Sum ... 10 September 1782 Adams, John to Staphorst, Nicolaas & Jacob van (business) I have recd. your Letter of the Seventh of this Month, and after reflecting upon it, I ... 10 September 1782 Adams, John to Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) Since my Letter of the Eighth I have, recd a Letter from Mrs Vanstaphorsts and have ... 11 September 1782 Adams, John to Loosjes, Adriaan Pieterszoon The Evening of the Second, I had the Pleasure of receiving from you, a most elegant Present ... 11 September 1782 Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) to Adams, John Not being favoured with an answer on our letter of 5 inst, we comprehend the receipt by your ... 12 September 1782 Adams, John to Livingston, Robert R. Your Letters express a Desire that I Should endeavour to form an Acquaintance with the ... 12 September 1782 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I have the Honour of receiving your Excellencys Letter of the 7th Instant, the Shrewed Man ... 12 September 1782 Staphorst, Nicolaas & Jacob van (business) to Adams, John We duly received your most esteem'd favour of the 10th. of this month to us in particular, ... 13 September 1782 Adams, John to Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) I have recd your two Letters for which I am obliged to you. This is an affair of Some ... 13 September 1782 Staphorst, Nicolaas & Jacob van (business) to Adams, John Mess. W. & J. Willink and De La Lande & fynje have sent your Exce. by the Post waggon of ... 13 September 1782 Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) to Adams, John Mr van Staphorst having taken along with him Your Excellency's favour of the 8th: Inst: ... 15 September 1782 Livingston, Robert R. to Adams, John I have been favoured with your Letters from the 19th: April to the 5th: July, by the Heer ... 16 September 1782 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund I have the Honour of yours of 12. Your accounts from Paris coincide with mine, and make me ... 16 September 1782 Dana, Francis to Adams, John Your letter for recalling your son was unfortunately so long on its way that the season for ... 17 September 1782 Adams, John to Dana, Francis It grieves me when I think how long it is since I wrote you. But my head and hands and heart ... 17 September 1782 Adams, John to Livingston, Robert R. This morning I was in Conference with Mr: Fagel in order to make the last Corrections in the ... 17 September 1782 Adams, John to Livingston, Robert R. You will naturally enquire, whether the Neutral Powers will continue their Neutrality, or ... 19 September 1782 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I inclose herewith some Slips which came to Hand by the last Mail. ... 20 September 1782 Ridley, Matthew to Adams, John I doubt not you have e'er this thought me slow in keeping the promise I made of writing to ... 20 September 1782 Ridley, Matthew to Adams, John The present Letter is on a Subject, which, tho' in itself little interesting to others, is, ... 21 September 1782 Staphorst, Nicolaas & Jacob van (business) to Adams, John The 13th. Instt. we had the honour of waiting on your Excellency last, which we do confirm, ... 21 September 1782 George III to Oswald, Richard George the third, by the Grace of God, of Great Britain France and Ireland King, Defender of ... 23 September 1782 Adams, John to Livingston, Robert R. As this is a moment of great Expectation, News, of the greatest Importance from the ... 24 September 1782 Dartmouth College, Trustees of to Adams, John Though we have not the honor to be personally acquainted with you, yet, from your extensive ... 25 September 1782 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I did not receive any Slips by the two last Posts. ... 25 September 1782 Lincoln, Benjamin to Adams, John Congress, a few days since, received your letter of the 19 of April last which announced to ... 25 September 1782 Morris, Robert to Adams, John I do myself the Honor to enclose for your Perusal Acts of Congress of the twenty seventh of ... 25 September 1782 Morris, Robert to Adams, John Your letter of the 22nd April has been delivered to me by Mr. Peter Paulus to whom I shall ... 25 September 1782 Valltravers, Rodolph to Adams, John Just returned from a Tour through Hungaria, I have the Satisfaction of recieving your very ... 27 September 1782 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund Yours of 25: is just come to hand. The Letters inclosed shall be sent, with mine. ... 27 September 1782 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I wrote you from Paris inclosing you a packet of great Consequence which I received from Mr ... 27 September 1782 Morris, Robert to Adams, John I do myself the Pleasure to congratulate you on the Success of your patriotic Labors in ... 28 September 1782 Rush, Benjamin to Adams, John Accept of my congratulations upon the Success of your negociations at the Hague. Your ... 29 September 1782 Adams, John to Dana, Francis I received yesterday your favor of 26th. Augst: OS. with Duplicates and Triplicates of a ... 29 September 1782 Adams, John to Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de I Should have written you, Since the 29 of May, when I wrote you a Letter that I hope you ... 29 September 1782 Adams, John to Ridley, Matthew Last Night I received your Letter of the 20th. Your Reserve upon the Subject of the Maryland ... 29 September 1782 Adams, John to Ridley, Matthew It would give me great Pleasure to See, and converse freely with the Gentn you mention upon ... 29 September 1782 Ridley, Matthew to Adams, John I did myself the Honor of writing you a few Posts since. I now inclose you a Letter which ... 1 October 1782 Adams, John to Jay, John Your Favour inclosing a certain Copy, I have recd, and in exchange Send you, two others, ...

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1 October 1782 Dana, Francis to Adams, John I have no time to write you by this post. Your Son is in good health, but I fear he will not ... 1 October 1782 Lee, Arthur to Adams, John I enclose you some late proceedings by which you will perceive that Mr. Laurens is to be ... 4 October 1782 Dana, Francis to Adams, John Please to forward the enclosed letters three in number, by the earliest different ... 4 October 1782 Staphorst, Nicolaas & Jacob van (business) to Adams, John The opportunity, by which we take the Liberty to write your Excellency these few lines, is, ... 5 October 1782 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund 2. Samuel Chapt. 16. Verses 17. and 18. And Absalom Said to Hushai Is this thy Kindness to ... 5 October 1782 Adams, John to Livingston, Robert R. On the third day of this Month, about ten O Clock a Solemn Deputation, in three Coaches ... 5 October 1782 Adams, John to Staphorst, Nicolaas & Jacob van (business) Last Evening I had the Honour of yours of Yesterdays Date. It would give me Pleasure, if it ... 6 October 1782 Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de to Adams, John Your favor of the 29h last Has Safely Come to Hand, for Which I am the More Obliged to you, ... 7 October 1782 Adams, John to Jay, John Your favour of 28 Ult. was brought me last night. ... 7 October 1782 Hope, Alexander to Adams, John That I dare presume to address You and at the same Time to acquaint You that I am a Native ... 7 October 1782 Warren, James to Adams, John Your Letters of the 17th. June and 2d. of July have given me great pleasure, perhaps more ... 8 October 1782 Adams, John to Ridley, Matthew I recd your favor of 29 Ult, with its Inclosure, last night. Great News indeed. Inclosed is ... 9 October 1782 Smith, Isaac Sr. to Adams, John I wrote you by Via france, lately, but beleive the Ship is not saild (cald the Marquis ... 10 October 1782 Adams, John to Dana, Francis I have recd your Favour of Sept. 5/16. if my Son can find a good oppertunity to come, I ... 10 October 1782 Adams, John to Lee, Arthur I had the honor of yours of August 7th. yesterday. The letters inclosed are sent to their ...

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10 October 1782 Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) to Adams, John In consequence of your Excellency's commands of the 8th. inst:, we have sent to day one ... 12 October 1782 Adams, John to Livingston, Robert R. Yesterday, afternoon Mr Van der Burg, Van Spieringshaek the Agent of their High Mightinesses ... 12 October 1782 Adams, John to Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) The Bearer of this is Mr. Charles Storer, a young Gentleman of Boston, whom I beg leave to ... 14 October 1782 Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) to Adams, John In answer to your most esteemed favoúr of 12 Curr. we shall have tomorrow morning a ... 15 October 1782 Adams, John to Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) In Answer to the Question contained in your Favor of yesterday, I would observe, that I must ... 15 October 1782 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John A long and painful Illness has prevented my corresponding with your Excellency regularly, ... 16 October 1782 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I congratulate your Excellency on having Compleated the work of which you have been the Sole ... 18 October 1782 Dana, Francis to Adams, John I have this moment received your Letters of the 17th. and 29th. of Septr: and after assuring ...

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21 October 1782 Ridley, Matthew to Adams, John I was honored with your favors covering Letters for Mr Jay which I delivered. My Papers are ... 21 October 1782 Willink, Wilhem & Jan (business) to Adams, John We shall be glad to hear your Excellencys happy arrival in paris, at my being in the Hague ... 25 October 1782 Warren, Mercy Otis to Adams, John Many Months have Elapsed, and many Great Events have taken place since I took up my pen to ... 26 October 1782 Dalton, Tristram to Adams, John I esteem myself greatly honor'd by the receipt of your Favor's of the 18th August last—and ... 26 October 1782 Dana, Francis to Adams, John Soon after my arrival here I intimated to you that I had discovered something which I ...