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January

3 January 1784 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I have already written you 3 Letters, which have been waiting a long time for a passage; ... 3 January 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I received the Letter you did me the Honour of writing to me by Capt. Jones, and immediately ... 4 January 1784 Adams, Abigail (daughter of JA and AA) to Cranch, Elizabeth And why my Dear Eliza has my letter layn unanswered. That it merited a reply I will not ... 4 January 1784 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Adams, Abigail I received Yours, last Friday just as We were siting down to dinner, favoured by Mr. Ludden. ... 6 January 1784 Adams, Abigail (daughter of JA and AA) to Adams, Abigail Yesterday afternoon Mr. V——handed me your letter. I am sorry that you were prevented from ... 7 January 1784 Gordon, William to Adams, John You have very fairly & fully discharged your epistolary account of the preceeding year; ... 13 January 1784 Tyler, Royall to Adams, John When a man's views are direct and his Intentions consistant with Honour and Virtue he seldom ... 14 January 1784 Gerry, Elbridge to Adams, John The definitive Treaty is this Day ratified by Congress, & I have but a few Moments, by ... 14 January 1784 Lee, Arthur to Adams, John The Ratification having this day, the first on which nine States were represented, been ... 14 January 1784 Osgood, Samuel to Adams, John I had the Pleasure of seeing Mr. Thaxter your late Private Secretary at Philadelphia.— ... 14 January 1784 President of Congress to American Peace Commissioners This Day, nine States being represented in Congress, Vizt: Massachussetts, Rhode Island, ... 15 January 1784 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I write you again by this vessel altho it seem's as if there was a Spell to detain her; she ... 15 January 1784 Carmichael, William to Adams, John Mr Barry delivered me some days ago your Excellencys favor of the 20th Novr. at the Same ... 16 January 1784 Staphorst, Nicolaas van to Adams, John I take the liberty in consequence of our conversation of yesterday evening with two ... 17 January 1784 Cranch, John to Adams, John I have never found so much difficulty in prevailing upon myself to do any indifferent ... 17 January 1784 Heyman, Herman to Adams, John I had the satisfaction to lay before Your Exellency by the Letter, I took the Liberty to ... 19 January 1784 Thaxter, John to Adams, John ’Tis two Months this day since I arrived at New York— I delivered the Treaty & Dispatches on ... 20 January 1784 Cranch, Richard to Adams, John I have received your esteemed Favour of the 10th. of Sepr. 1783, and am sorry to find that ... 20 January 1784 Stockdale, John to Adams, John (domestic News) ... 24 January 1784 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin Desirous of doing all in my Power, to Save Mr Morriss Bills, I determined to go to ... 25 January 1784 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I was much disappointed, on the Arrival of Mr. Temple in London, at not finding a Letter ... 25 January 1784 Adams, John to Ridley, Matthew I recd, last Week, at Amsterdam, your Favour of Decr. 27. and Sympathize, most Sincerely ... 29 January 1784 Adams, John to Staphorst, Nicolaas & Jacob van (business) when I left Amsterdam, I despaired of doing any Thing to prevent the Bills of Exchange from ... 30 January 1784 Adams, John to Heyman, Herman I have received the Letter you did me the Honour to write me on the 17. of this Month. ... 30 January 1784 Reed, Joseph to Adams, John Considerations purely of a private Nature having brought me to this Kingdom I take the very ... 31 January 1784 Adams, John to Cranch, John Your Favour of the Seventeenth of this Month, was delivered to me, last night.— I left ... 31 January 1784 Adams, John to Stockdale, John Your Favour of the 20th. was Sent me last night, and put me into a Fit of good Humour which ... 31 January 1784 Staphorst, Nicolaas & Jacob van (business) to Adams, John We are favoured with the honour of your Excellency’s letter of 29 of this month, whch. ...

February

1 February 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I have just received your Favour of Yesterday and thank you for the Promptitude with which ... 2 February 1784 Adams, John to Clinton, George Mr C. W. Schubert, de Rawitz, in Poland, proposes to embark in march for New York, and there ... 3 February 1784 Laurens, Henry to Adams, John The Packet accompanying this, was put into my hands by Mr. Reid formerly President of ... 4 February 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We have received your Excellency’s esteemed favour of 1 febr, by whch. we See you are ... 4 February 1784 Wilhem & Jan Willink to Adams, John The Houses send to your Excellency the Sheme of the projected Loan, but in order to Leave ... 5 February 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I have received your Favour of the Fourth, and considered its Contents. I am very Sorry to ... 5 February 1784 Coffin, Alexander to Adams, John While your great application to Public business increases the number of your friends ... 5 February 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I received the Letter you did me the Honour of writing to me the 24th past. You have had a ... 6 February 1784 DeBerdt, Dennis to Adams, John I have now the Honor to forward you a letter from my friend Mr: Edward Browne of Ostend, ... 6 February 1784 Jay, John to Adams, John Dr. Franklin informs me, that in your Passage from England to Holland, you experienced many ... 8 February 1784 Hogendorp, Carolina Wilhelmina Haren van to Adams, John Je N’ai pas l’honneur d’etre Connuë de Vous Mais la Cruelle inquiettude ou je Me trouve au ... 10 February 1784 Adams, John to Bingham, William Since my Arrival at this Place and indeed Since I left London I have heard no News of Mr Jay.... 10 February 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress I had Scarcely finished my Dispatches, to go by Mr Thaxter with the definitive Treaty, when ... 10 February 1784 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund Two Days to Harwich, 2 or 3 days there, 3 or 4 at Sea, and 5 or 6. more walking, riding in ... 10 February 1784 Ridley, Matthew to Adams, John I am honored with yours of the 25th: Ulto. You will perhaps have heard by other hands the ... 11 February 1784 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Two days only are wanting to campleat six years since my dearest Friend first crost the ... 11 February 1784 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin Last night I received your obliging Favour of the fifth of this Month. ... 11 February 1784 Adams, John to Laurens, Henry Last night I received yours of the third of this Month, accompanied with the Packet, put ... 11 February 1784 Adams, John to Reed, Joseph Your kind Favour of the 30 Ult. was deliverd to me last night, together with the Packet, ... 11 February 1784 Cranch, John to Adams, John As there is so little temptation, at present, to an englishman, to pay any attention to the ... 11 February 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We postponed to answer the honour of your Excellency’s favour of 5 febr, in hope to be able ... 13 February 1784 Adams, John to Jay, John I have recd a Letter from Mr Gerry, at Phila. 23 Nov. Thaxter arrived there the night before.... 14 February 1784 Adams, John to Jay, John Last Evening, after mine to you of Yesterdays date, was gone to the Post office, yours of ... 14 February 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We have had the honour to receive your most esteem’d Favour of the day before yesterday, and ... 14 February 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I have just received your Letter of Yesterday, as I Suppose, tho without a Date and have ... 16 February 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We have received your most honour’d Favour in answer to our Letter of Saturday, and observe ... 16 February 1784 Wilhem & Jan Willink to Adams, John We received with pleasure your Excelly’s favour this morning and hope you are satisfyed with ... 19 February 1784 Bingham, William to Adams, John I received your Favor of the 10th Inst ... 20 February 1784 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin The Day before Yesterday the Baron de Thuilemeyer the Envoy to their High Mightinesses, from ... 21 February 1784 Adams, John to Jeune, A. Le I have recd the Letter you did me the Honour to write me Yesterday ... 21 February 1784 Cerisier, Antoine Marie to Adams, John J’espere que dans peu vous aurez la satisfaction de voir paraître l’ouvrage de Mr de Mably, ... 21 February 1784 Reed, Joseph to Adams, John I was duly honoured with your Favour of the 11th. Instt. which I communicated to Dr. ... 22 February 1784 Adams, John to Cerisier, Antoine Marie I thank you for your Favour, of the 21st: and for the Communication of the Letter from my ... 22 February 1784 Adams, John to Ingraham, Duncan Jr. I am ashamed to have, let your Letter remain so long unanswered— I did not know untill I ... 23 February 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I receiv’d with Pleasure, your Favour of the 16th. which informs me of the Engagement of the ... 23 February 1784 Chavannes de la Giraudière, L. de to Adams, John Le politique Hollandais est mort, et le Mercure Hollandais vient reprendre sa place. J’ai ... 24 February 1784 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I have the Honour of receiving your Excellencys Letter of the 10th Instant ... 25 February 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We have received the honour of your Excellcy’s estemed favour of 23 febr, containing an ... 26 February 1784 Warren, James to Adams, John Since my last which went by Mr Temple, I have had the pleasure of receiving yours of the ... 27 February 1784 Weems, Mason Locke to Adams, John Tho’ I have not the honour of being personally acquainted with you, I flatter myself this ... 28 February 1784 Adams, Abigail to Green, Hannah Storer I inclose to you my sons Letters, which you will be so kind as to return safe to me again; ... 28 February 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John We had the honor of receiving your Favour of the 20th: Inst, and are persuaded that the ... 28 February 1784 Heyman, Herman to Adams, John I have the Honour to Reply on your Ecellence much esteemed favor of the 30 Past, which I ... 28 February 1784 Spener, Charles to Adams, John May it please Your Excellence to give a kind reception to the historical Almanack for the ...

March

3 March 1784 Adams, John to Weems, Mason Locke I have receiv’d the Letter you did me the Honour to write me, under the Cover of my Friend ... 3 March 1784 Cerisier, Antoine Marie to Adams, John Vous apprendrez de Mr Rosart imprimeur des Remarques de Mr de Mably à quel point cet ouvrage ... 4 March 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We take the Liberty of sending herewith the General Bond of the new Loan with the Dutch ... 8 March 1784 Lafayette, Marie-Joseph-Paul-Yves-Roch-Gilbert du Motier, marquis de to Adams, John Before I Had a Pointed Reason to write, My friendship for You, and our Common zeal for the ... 9 March 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress On the Eighteenth of February the Baron de Thulemeyer, Envoy Extraordinary to their High ... 9 March 1784 Wilhem & Jan Willink to Adams, John Agreable to your esteemed favour we have the honour to inclose your acct Amounting to ... 9 March 1784 Sythoff, Lambert to Adams, John On the ninth day of March in the Year of our Lord One Thousand seven hundred and eighty ... 12 March 1784 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I take the Liberty of enclosing an American. newspaper & an Extract out of an English one. ... 13 March 1784 Smith, Isaac, Sr. to Adams, John The ship Dutche’s of Kingston in which Mr Dana came in is now bound to Lisbon, from whence ... 14 March 1784 Adams, Charles to Cranch, William NB This is not performing the promise of writing to one another every week. I know you can ... 14 March 1784 Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von to Adams, John Lê Roi desirant donner au Traité de Commerce a conclure entre S. M. et les Etats Unis de ... 14 March 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John We have lately received a Letter from the Secretary of Congress, of which I enclose a Copy, ... 15 March 1784 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I have not received a Line from you, nor heard a Syllable Since yours of November 18th, ... 15 March 1784 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy As I did not write you by the last conveyance I will not omit the present. I supposed your ... 17 March 1784 Pickering, Timothy to Adams, John I beg leave to trouble you with the inclosed letter to Miss Elizabeth White in London, the ... 19 March 1784 Adams, Abigail to Gerry, Elbridge I received Letters dated about the middle of November from Mr. Adams, in which he was very ... 19 March 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We have the pleasure to advice your Excellency that the Loan is So far advanced, that all ... 21 March 1784 J. F. Rosart & Co. to Adams, John Nous avons l’Honneur de Vous accompagner L’ouvrage de Mr. De Mablÿ, d’après La Promesse que ... 24 March 1784 Adams, John to Spener, Charles I have received the Almanack you were pleased to Send me, and I beg of you to accept of my ... 24 March 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I have received your favour of the 19: and congratulate you on the Success of the Loan. It ... 24 March 1784 Daniel Crommelin & Sons to Adams, John The occasion of our addressing you the present is to inform you, that we have to our ... 25 March 1784 Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von to Adams, John Vous avez desiré, Monsieur, d’être instruit des marchandises & productions qui pourroient ... 26 March 1784 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Adams, Abigail The Roads have been so bad for several Weeks past, that there has been but little ... 26 March 1784 Adams, John to Daniel Crommelin & Sons I have receiv’d the Letter you did me, the Honour to write me, on the twenty fourth of this ... 27 March 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress I have the Honour to inclose Copies of three Notes which I have receiv’d from the Prussian ... 27 March 1784 Adams, John to Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von I have received the Letter you did me the Honour to write me, the twenty fifth of this ... 28 March 1784 Adams, John to Lafayette, Marie-Joseph-Paul-Yves-Roch-Gilbert du Motier, marquis de I did not receive your Letter of the 8th, untill the day before yesterday.— That I have not ... 31 March 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I have the honour of acquainting your Excellency, that an Express from Congress is at last ... 31 March 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We received your Excellency’s most esteemed Letter of the 24th. of this Month. We rejoice ...

April

2 April 1784 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I duely received the Letter, you did me the Honour to write me, on the Subject of a Treaty ... 2 April 1784 Adams, John to Jay, John I blush to acknowledge, that I received your favour of the 6. Feb. in its Season and in good ... 3 April 1784 Adams, John to Cranch, Richard Your kind Letter of 20 Jany. I received Yesterday. Mr. Tylers Letter inclosed is here ... 3 April 1784 Adams, John to Tyler, Royall I Yesterday received your Letter of the thirteenth of January. The Subject of it has for ... 6 April 1784 Adams, John to Lee, Arthur Your Favour of 14. Jan. was brought me Yesterday. I have been obliged to come here, in order ... 6 April 1784 Dalton, Tristram to Adams, John By my friend Jona Jackson Esqr. who sailed for Ireland and England in Decer last, I did ... 6 April 1784 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I have done myself the Honor of Answering your Excellencys Letter of the 10th of Febry by ... 8 April 1784 Jay, John to Adams, John I thank You for your obliging Letter of the 2d. Inst—& congratulate you on the Recovery of ... 9 April 1784 Adams, John to Osgood, Samuel On the 5th. I recd, your Favour, which came by Coll Herman, and another long Letter with it. ... 9 April 1784 Adams, John to Osgood, Samuel on the 5th, I received your Favour which came by Coll Herman, and another long Letter with ... 9 April 1784 Lafayette, Marie-Joseph-Paul-Yves-Roch-Gilbert du Motier, marquis de to Adams, John A friendly letter I wrote You, and the One I Receive is not so affectionate as usual. The ... 9 April 1784 Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von to Adams, John J’ai l’honneur de Vous envoier ci joint en original le Projet du Traité de Commerce a ... 9 April 1784 Adams, John ... 10 April 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress I have the Honour to inclose to Congress a Copy of a Letter from the Baron De Thulemeier, ... 10 April 1784 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin Inclosed is Copy of a Letter from the Baron de Thulemeier and Copy of a Project of a Treaty ... 12 April 1784 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I hope this will be the last Letter which I shall have occasion to write to you, before I ... 16 April 1784 Gerry, Elbridge to Adams, Abigail I am this day, Madam, favoured with your Letter of the 19th. of March, and embrace the ... 16 April 1784 Adams, Samuel to Adams, John I have not receivd a Letter from you of a later Date than the 10th of Septr. last. Extracts ... 16 April 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John We duly receiv’d (Mr Jay & me) the Letters you did us the honour of writing to us the 27th ... 16 April 1784 Holtzhey, Jean George to Adams, John on the 26 last, I have sent your Excell̃: pr the Marketboat, the Two Medals you desired, ... 18 April 1784 Adams, John Quincy to Cranch, Elizabeth While I was at St. Petersbourg, I had, the Pleasure, of receiving a Letter from you; I ... 18 April 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John As we hear that you are soon Expected at Paris, I Beg leave to mention to you that the Bills ... 20 April 1784 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I have just now received the Letter which Dr Franklin did me the Honour to write me on the ... 20 April 1784 Adams, John to Hurd, John I have received the Letter you did me, the Honour to write me, the 20. Nov. last, and ... 20 April 1784 Adams, John to Jay, John I am extreamly Sorry, to read in your Letter of the 8th. that you think of embarking for ... 20 April 1784 Adams, John to Sullivan, James I am very much obliged by your Favour of the 21. of December. it is a great Pleasure to ... 22 April 1784 Adams, John to Carmichael, William I have received the Letters you did me the Honour to write me from Madrid the 15. Jan. and ... 22 April 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress I received Sometime Since a Letter from an American Gentleman now in London, a Candidate for ... 23 April 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas I have this Moment the Pleasure of your Letter of the 18. The Bills you mention, which were ... 25 April 1784 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy I have been much dissapointed in not receiving any Letters from your Father or you by the ... 26 April 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I have two favours to ask of you. 1. That you would give orders to Mr: Puller, in Broad ... 26 April 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John Inclosed is a letter which I received by the last packet from New york, and which I ... 27 April 1784 Jackson, Jonathan to Adams, John To the care of Doctr Parker who I am told will be a safe conveyance, & who has promised to ... 27 April 1784 Jay, John to Adams, John Your Favr. of the 20th. Inst. arrived last Evening— It is not in pursuance of a recent or ... 29 April 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John We received the Letter you did us the honour of writing to us the 10th. Inst, with the ...

May

1 May 1784 Adams, John to Adams, Samuel I received this morning your Letter of November 4 & Decr 4, with great Pleasure. I had heard ... 1 May 1784 Adams, John to Jackson, Jonathan This day I receiv’d, your kind Letter of the 27 of April, with the two Letters. ... 2 May 1784 Adams, John to Dalton, Tristram I have recd, Yesterday, your obliging Letter of the fifth of December, having before ... 4 May 1784 Adams, John to Adams, Samuel Your advice “to reconcile myself to the Thought that Justice may not be done me, till I am ... 4 May 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas I wrote you the 23 Ult. and expect your Answer by the next Post. To Day I have yours of 26 ... 4 May 1784 Adams, John to Fizeaux, Grand & Co. I have received repeated Letters from Mr. Barclay, who is settling American Accounts, ... 4 May 1784 Adams, John to Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von Mr Adams presents his Compliments to the Baron De Thulemeier: He has received from Paris, ... 5 May 1784 Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von Observations faites par Monsieur Adams, sur le projet d’un Traité d’Amitié et de Commerce à ... 6 May 1784 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Adams, John I am glad to hear that my Cousins got home well. Poor Boys I believe that they had their ... 6 May 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I had the pleasure of receiving your letter relative to the House at Auteuil, since which ... 7 May 1784 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I have the Honour of having received your Excellencys Letter, wherein I find a most Obliging ... 7 May 1784 Reed, Joseph to Adams, John I should not have put you to the Expence of a Letter by the Post. But Mr. Vanbibber a ... 7 May 1784 — 3 June 1784 Instructions to the American Commissioners, May–June 1784 to American Commissioners Whereas Instructions bearing date the 29th. day of October 1783 were sent to the Ministers ... 8 May 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I am to take with me to Paris, a Quantity of Bills of Exchange, formerly accepted by me, in ... 9 May 1784 Adams, John to Rolland & Co. I have rec’d the Letter you did me the Honour to write me yesterday. ... 11 May 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas I have this Moment rec’d your Letter of the 6th: and have now only to say, that if you have ... 11 May 1784 Adams, John to Jay, John Your favour of the 27. April is, before me.— I wish very Sincerely that my family had made a ... 11 May 1784 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I did myself the Honour of writing to your Excellency by the last Post, & inclosing a ... 11 May 1784 Lee, Arthur to Adams, John I cannot let this opportunity, thõ, from Mr. Jefferson’s hurry, a transitory one, pass; ... 12 May 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas I am Sorry to have given you, So much Trouble about the House, to no purpose: But I am weary ... 12 May 1784 Joint Commission to Negotiate a Treaty of Amity and Commerce with Great Britain, 12 May 1784 To all to whom these presents shall come or be made known—Send Greeting— ... 13 May 1784 Adams, John to Adams, Samuel I have received your Letters by Mr Jackson and Mr Appleton. The former I answered Some days ... 13 May 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress Since my last Arrival in Holland, I have not transmitted to Congress, the Details of the ... 13 May 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress The Measures taken by the Neighbouring Powers are likely to produce an intimate Friendship ... 13 May 1784 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund I have received your Letter with the Copy inclosed, which has affected me too tenderly, to ... 13 May 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I am favor’d, with your letter of the 4th. and thank you for the Trouble you took with the ... 14 May 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress As I had the Honour to observe in a former Letter there is a Fermentation in the Courts of ... 14 May 1784 Adams, John to Cranch, Richard I am here in anxious Expectation of the Arrival of my Family, which I hope are coming in ... 14 May 1784 Weems, Mason Locke to Adams, John Your Excellency’s very Friendly Letter of the 22 April is safely come to hand, for which be ... 16 May 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas Last Night I received your letters of the 10th. and 11th. Inst: and am ... 18 May 1784 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John I have only time to write a few lines for the present as the Post is about to depart. On ... 18 May 1784 Gerry, Elbridge to Adams, Abigail By Mr. Bourne, who was here last Week, I informed You that our commercial Affairs were ... 20 May 1784 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John I have been looking out for lodgings, yesterday and this day, and have at length found a bed ... 20 May 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I Shall go to Amsterdam next Week, receive all the Bills of Messrs Fizeaux & Co and Send ... 20 May 1784 President of Congress to American Commissioners I have the Honor to transmit to you the following Acts of Congress relating to the formation ... 22 May 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I am favor’d with your letter Covering one from Mess: Hope & Co. relative to the Draughts on ... 24 May 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas I am here to collect together the Bills and Send them to you by Express. ... 25 May 1784 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I came to Town yesterday and have engaged My passage on Board the ship Active Capt. Lyde, ... 25 May 1784 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John Yesterday, I met Mr. Bridgen at the Coffee House; he told me he had a book for you, and this ... 25 May 1784 Bondfield, John to Adams, John You will have receiv’d advice before this of the departure of Mr Jay for London. I was at ... 25 May 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John En vous acheminant les Lettres, &c. ci-jointes, j’ai le plaisir de pouvoir vous dire, qu’il ... 28 May 1784 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy At Amsterdam I received your Letter of the 18 and to day that of the 20th. ... 28 May 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas I have this moment your Favour of 22. last night I returned from Amsterdam, where I have ...

June

7 May 1784 — 3 June 1784 Instructions to the American Commissioners, May–June 1784 to American Commissioners Whereas Instructions bearing date the 29th. day of October 1783 were sent to the Ministers ... June 1784 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy There is no Accomplishment, more usefull or reputable, or which conduces more to the ... 1 June 1784 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John Yesterday I received your favour by Dr. Parker, and was very glad to find you pleased with ... 1 June 1784 Thaxter, John to Adams, John The time of Mrs— As. departure draws so near, & the Conveyance is so unexceptionable, that I ... 1 June 1784 Warren, Mercy Otis to Adams, John This will be handed you by a person who will insure the welcome did it come from one who has ... 2 June 1784 Lafayette, Marie-Joseph-Paul-Yves-Roch-Gilbert du Motier, marquis de to Adams, John Altho’ I Have not Been Honoured with an Answer to My last letter, I will not lose time in ... 5 June 1784 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Cranch, Mary Smith I have the pleasure to inform you of my safely being lodged in our Haverhill Dwelling, last ... 6 June 1784 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy Last night I received yours of the 1. with the Letter from your Mother to you, by which it ... 6 June 1784 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John Last Wednesday Mr. W. Vaughan, got me introduced into the house of Commons, and I was there, ... 6 June 1784 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy A young Gentleman of 17, must not talk of low Spirits for Small disappointments. He must ... 7 June 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress Some Weeks ago the Baron de Thulemeier called upon me and delivered me the Paper, copy of ... 7 June 1784 Jackson, Jonathan to Adams, John I have to acknowledge the receipt of three Letters from you & to ask pardon for the ... 10 June 1784 Willink, Jan to Adams, John The express set of thursday morning the 3d of June, with the bills of exchange, your letter ... 11 June 1784 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John I am so pleased with your Letters, in general, that you may well believe that of the 6. has ... 11 June 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas My Express who sett off, on the third from Amsterdam is with you before now, and I hope you ... 11 June 1784 Adams, John to Lafayette, Marie-Joseph-Paul-Yves-Roch-Gilbert du Motier, marquis de I received in Season, the Letter mentioned in yours of the Second of this Month, but as ... 15 June 1784 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John I this day receiv'd your favour of the 11th. instant and expect to send the Books away, in ... 15 June 1784 Adams, John to Jackson, Jonathan The Day before Yesterday, Mr Bingham arrived and delivered me the Extracts, for which I am ... 16 June 1784 Dalton, Tristram to Adams, John I cannot omit paying my most sincere Respects by your good Mrs Adams—on whom and your ... 16 June 1784 Gerry, Elbridge to Adams, John Here I am after a six Months Session at Annapolis, on my Way to Massachusetts, & altho my ... 16 June 1784 Morris, Robert to Adams, John I have not any Letters from your Excellency which are unanswered except those of the twenty ... 16 June 1784 Palmer, Joseph to Adams, John I heartily give you joy of your meeting your Mrs Adams & her amiable Daughter, as you will ... 18 June 1784 Adams, Abigail to Tufts, Cotton As You have been so kind as to undertake the care of Mr. Adams'es Estate and affairs during ... 18 June 1784 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John In my last Letter, I informed you of my intention to set off for the Hague next Wednesday; ... 18 June 1784 Cranch, Richard to Adams, John The Oportunity that now presents of sending this by your most amiable Friend, while it makes ... 18 June 1784 Thomson, Charles to American Commissioners I have the honor of forwarding three comm[issions] which were not prepared in time to go by ... 19 June 1784 Jefferson, Thomas to Adams, John Supposing that you would receive from Congress a direct communication of the powers given to ... 20 June 1784 Adams, Abigail to Dana, Elizabeth Ellery Little my Dear Mrs. Dana did I think I should leave America without seeing you, but a slow ... 20 June 1784 Adams, Abigail Embarked on Board the ship Active Capt. Lyde commander, with my daughter and 2 servants for ... 21 June 1784 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I received your Letter of the 15th. on the 18th. and that of the 18th. this moment, and am ... 22 June 1784 Adams, John Last night at Court one of the Ladies of Honour, told me, that the Supper was given, in a ... 22 June 1784 Dumas, Marie Inventaires, de tout ce qui appartient a son Excellence Monsieur Adams Ecuÿer &c &c. tant, ... 22 June 1784 Dumas, Marie Inventories of everything belonging to his Excellency Mr. Adams, esquire, as well as what I ... 22 June 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress If my Memory does not deceive me, I have heretofore transmitted to Congress, the Advice of ... 22 June 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John Account of Bills of Exchange drawn by the Commrs. of Loans in America on Henry Laurence & ... 23 June 1784 Adams, Abigail Our ship dirty, ourselves sick. Went upon deck and sent the servants down to clean her up: ... 23 June 1784 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John There are several Arrivals from America one of which has, I am told, brought a Packet ... 24 June 1784 Adams, Abigail A fine wind and clear air but the Ship going before the wind rolls sadly. Dr. Clark has been ... 24 June 1784 Dumas, Marie Inventaires de la Batterie de cuisine, selon que je l’ai recue de Monsieur John Thaxter, et ... 24 June 1784 Dumas, Marie Inventory of the kitchen, according to the one I received from Mr. John Thaxter. Mr. Adams ... 25 June 1784 Adams, John to Adams, Samuel I have this morning received your Favours of the 16 & 17 of April, and am fully with you in ... 25 June 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I received your letter by the Post and Express almost at the same time. Your things went ... 25 June 1784 Lafayette, Marie-Joseph-Paul-Yves-Roch-Gilbert du Motier, marquis de to Adams, John At the Very instant of Sailing for America, I stop to Send You the New Modelled Regulations ... 26 June 1784 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Cranch, Mary Smith Mr. Dodge has just informed me of his design to go to Boston tomorrow, and has kindly ... 26 June 1784 — 27 June 1784 Bingham, William to Adams, John When I had last the pleasure of Seeing you, I was not altogether determined what Route I ... 27 June 1784 Adams, Abigail I have been so sick that I could not be regular in my journal. We have had two days calm ... 27 June 1784 Adams, John to Gerry, Elbridge I received your Favours by Mr Reed and by Coll Herman, and am much obliged to you for your ... 27 June 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John Inclosed I have the Honour of sending to your Excellency Copies of Papers contain’d in a ... 28 June 1784 Adams, Abigail A very dissagreeable Night. Wind at the southard near the Banks of Newfoundland. The morning ... 29 June 1784 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin The Baron de Reishack, has several times said to me that his Court expected that Congress ... 29 June 1784 Warren, James to Adams, John Mrs. Adams. & Miss Nabby left us last Sunday was a week ago. with a very fine Wind. which ... 29 June 1784 Wilhem & Jan Willink to Adams, John We receive this night a letter of the Express with advice of his arrival with 3 truncks in ... 30 June 1784 Adams, John to Osgood, Samuel I received your Letters with great Pleasure. They let me into many Misteries before ... 30 June 1784 Adams, John to Reischach, Baron Franz von I have the Honour to inclose in Confidence Copy of the Resolution of Congress of the 29 Day ... 30 June 1784 Reischach, Baron Franz von to Adams, John Cest bien malgré moi, que je n’ay pu repondre tout de Suitte à Votre lettre de ce matin, ... 30 June 1784 Adams, John to Reischach, Baron Franz von I have this Moment the Honour of your obliging Favour of this Days Date, and I beg of you to ... 30 June 1784 Adams, John to Warren, James Your amiable Son, has done me the favour of his Company, here, for a Day or two, and this ... 30 June 1784 Adams, John to Wilhem & Jan Willink I have just now received your Favour of Yesterday and am very Sorry to find by it that my ...

July

1 July 1784 Adams, Abigail I have not been able to write a line since Monday when a North east Storm came on and held ... 1 July 1784 Adams, John to Fagel, Hendrik When I was in London last November & December I amused myself often, by running into ... 1 July 1784 Fagel, Hendrik to Adams, John Je crois, qu’il ÿ a ún droit, qu’on paÿe a l’entree des livres, qúi viennent des païs ... 1 July 1784 Wilhem & Jan Willink to Adams, John We are favoured with your esteemed letter of 30th: June, we had wrote upon the same Subject ... 2 July 1784 Adams, Abigail A fine wind and a pleasent day. Our sea sickness has left us in a great measure. Went all of ... 2 July 1784 Adams, John to States General of the Netherlands Le Sousigné Ministre Plenipotentiaire des Etats Unis de L’Amerique, a l’honneur de prier Vos ... 2 July 1784 Adams, John to States General of the Netherlands Le Sousigne Ministre Plenipotentiaire des Etats Unis de L’Amerique, a l’honneur de proposer, ... 2 July 1784 Wilhem & Jan Willink to Adams, John We receive Notice of th’ Express, that a friend of his in Brussel, known by the Gouvernor ... 3 July 1784 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail From the first of April to this time, I have been in constant and anxious Expectation of ... 3 July 1784 Cranch, Richard to Adams, John I wrote you a few Lines by your most amiable Partner who sailed in a Ship commanded by Capt. ... 3 July 1784 Tufts, Cotton to Adams, John Since Mrs. Adams's Departure I have revolved within myself, whether you would not have an ... 3 July 1784 Adams, Abigail A fine morning. Rose by six o clock. Went upon deck. None of the Gentlemen up; our Second ... 3 July 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress Soon after the Signature of the Preliminary Articles of Peace, I requested, of Congress, ... 4 July 1784 Adams, Abigail This is the Anniversary of our Glorious Independance. ... 4 July 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I have received the Letter your Excelly. did me the Honour of writing to me the 29th past. ... 5 July 1784 Lovell, James to Adams, Abigail Suppose every proper Epithet to occupy these two upper Lines. ... 5 July 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress Having been obliged to come to Holland, the Beginning of this Year to obtain Money, to ... 5 July 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I intended to have written to you some posts ago, But I found that a few of your things had ... 5 July 1784 Lovell, James to Adams, John I did not omit to write by the Conveyance of one of the most amiable Women I ever knew. I ... 5 July 1784 Watson, Elkanah, Jr. to Adams, John In leaving the Hague, I fully intended returning the same way and acknowledging personally ... 6 July 1784 — 30 July 1784 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I have been 16 days at sea, and have not attempted to write a single Letter; tis true I have ... 6 July 1784 Adams, Abigail I was not able to write yesterday the wind blew so fresh; and not very fair, so that there ... 6 July 1784 Reischach, Baron Franz von to Adams, John Empressé à vous faire plaisir en toutes occasions, je n’ai point tardé a faire envers le ... 7 July 1784 Paine, Eunice to Adams, Abigail It is now the 7th. of July, the 18th. day Since we Saw You Quit our shores to seek a happier ... 8 July 1784 Adams, Abigail If I did not write I should lose the Days of the Weeks. Yesterday a cold wet day. Could not ... 9 July 1784 Adams, Abigail (daughter of JA and AA) to Cranch, Elizabeth My Dear Eliza will be one of the first to inquire after the welfare of her friend. Nor shall ... 9 July 1784 Adams, Abigail A fine day; but little wind; have been upon Deck the chief of the Day, engaged in reading ... 9 July 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I wrote you last post since which I was Informed your things were stop’d at Brussells, This ... 9 July 1784 Committee of the States (Continental Congress) to Adams, John Your Letters of 27th. of last March, & the 10th of April together with a Copy of the plan of ... 10 July 1784 Adams, Abigail to Tyler, Royall As well in compliance with your request, as to gratify my own inclination I take my pen ... 10 July 1784 Adams, John May not the Ascent of Vapours be explained, or rather accounted for upon the Principle of ... 11 July 1784 Adams, Abigail to Shaw, Elizabeth Smith This day 3 weeks I came on Board this Ship; and Heaven be praised, have hietherto had a ... 11 July 1784 Adams, John to Wilhem & Jan Willink Is there no News from Egberts our Express? What can have happened to him? or become of him? ... 17 July 1784 Adams, Abigail I have neglected my journal for a week. During that time we have had 3 calm days, some wet ... 18 July 1784 Adams, Abigail This Day about 2 oclock made land. It is almost a Calm, so that we shall gain but little. We ... 18 July 1784 Adams, John to J. F. Rosart & Co. I have just received your Letter of Yesterday with seven Copies of the English Translation ... 19 July 1784 Adams, Abigail A calm. The vessel rolling: the wind freshning towards Night. We hope for a speedy passage ... 19 July 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas I have rec’d your Letters of the fifth and ninth, and at last my Trunks are arrived, so that ... 19 July 1784 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I have the Honour of your Letters of the 27 of June and 4. July, and Should advise your ... 19 July 1784 Adams, John to Smith, William I have rec’d your’s of the 13th and 16th: the last contains the most agreeable News I have ... 20 July 1784 Adams, Abigail Early in the morning a pilot Boat came of to us from Deal. The wind blew very high and the ... 20 July 1784 Adams, John to Wilhem & Jan Willink In Answer to your Favour of Yesterday, I have to inform you, that I have received my Trunks, ... 23 July 1784 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John At length Heaven be praised I am with our daughter safely landed upon the British Shore ... 24 July 1784 Jefferson, Thomas to Adams, John When I did myself the honor of writing you on the 19th. Ult. it was my expectation that I ... 26 July 1784 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Your Letter of the 23d. has made me the happiest Man upon Earth. I am twenty Years younger ... 27 July 1784 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail (daughter of JA and AA) With the tenderest emotions of a father's heart, I congratulate you on your agreeable ... 27 July 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas I have a Letter from Mr: Jefferson of 19. June by which it appears, that he will be at Paris ... 27 July 1784 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I embrace the opportunity, by Mr: Bingham, to enclose to your Excellency, Copy of a Letter ... 28 July 1784 — 30 July 1784 Adams, Abigail to Shaw, Elizabeth Smith I think when I finishd the last page I was rubbing myself up on Board Ship. But this was not ... 30 July 1784 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I was this day made very happy by the arrival of a son in whom I can trace the strongest ... 30 July 1784 Adams, Abigail (daughter of JA and AA) to Cranch, Elizabeth This day I was Dining with Mamma at Mrs. Atkinsons in hourly expectation of receiving ... 30 July 1784 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John I was so lucky as to have a passage of 26 hours from Helvoetsluis to Harwich and arrived in ...

August

1 August 1784 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Elizabeth Enclosed is a tasty ribbon for you, I do not mean to forget my other dear cousin, but could ... 1 August 1784 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Your favour without a Date, just now received and Mr. Jeffersons Arrival, a Month sooner ... 1 August 1784 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I have the Pleasure of yours of July 30. and advise you to purchase the Coach and prepare ... 1 August 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I am favd. with your letter of the 19th. of last Month, and am Extremely glad to find your ... 1 August 1784 Franklin, William Temple to Adams, John I have the honor to transmit to your Excellency a Copy of the Communication made by my ... 2 August 1784 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith Before Mr. Smith went away I had no opportunity to ask Master John a Question but in company.... 3 August 1784 Adams, John ... 3 August 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I have accepted two Bills drawn by my Wife to be paid at the House of Messrs Willinks and ... 3 August 1784 Lotter, Christian A List of Silver belonging to His Excelce:. Mr: Adams and Send to Mr: Willink at Amsterdam ... 4 August 1784 Adams, John Sett off, for London, had a tedious Passage from Helvoet, of near two days. Obliged to put ... 6 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John We have not received as yet any answer to the letters we wrote you the day I arrived in ... 6 August 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John Mr Bingham sent me last Night from Paris, your Excellency’s Letter of the 27th past, ... 7 August 1784 Cranch, Mary Smith to Adams, Abigail Long e'er this time I hope my dear Sister and Cousin have sat their Feet upon the British ... 7 August 1784 Adams, John Arrived at the Adelphi Buildings and met my Wife and Daughter after a seperation of four ... 8 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy Left London, travelled to Sittingbourne. 43. miles. ... 9 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy Monday arrived at Dover and sailed for Calais. ... 9 August 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I received your letter by Mr. Bingham and heartily Congratulate you on the happy arrival in ... 10 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy Tuesday 5. A. M. arrived at Calais, in the afternoon took Post, and went as far as Boulogne, ... 10 August 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We receive this morning of Mr. Lotter the honour of your esteemed favour of 3d. aug. with ... 11 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy Wednesday went from Boulogne to Amiens. ... 12 August 1784 Cranch, Richard to Adams, John After a long Interval, I had Yesterday the great Happiness of receiving your esteemed Favour ... 12 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy Thursday, from Amiens to Chantilly. ... 12 August 1784 Lee, Arthur to Adams, John Your favor of the 6th of April found me here two days ago, waiting for the necessary ... 13 August 1784 Adams, John Arrived at Paris, at the Hotel de York on the . ... 13 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy Friday, visited the curiosities at Chantilly. Arrived at Paris. ... 13 August 1784 Thomson, Charles to American Commissioners In pursuance of the orders of the Comee of the States I have the honor to transmit to you ... 15 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy Dined at Mr. Barclay's. ... 16 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy Dined at Mr. Hartleys. ... 16 August 1784 Cushing, Thomas to Adams, John I have just received your Favor of the 7th of May last; am oblidged to you for the ... 17 August 1784 Adams, John Removed to Auteuil the at the House of the Comte de Rouault, opposite the Conduit. The ... 17 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy Moved out to Auteuil. ... 18 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy Coll. Humphreys arrived. ... 18 August 1784 Adams, John to Clarkson, Matthew I wish well enough to the University of New York, to give you every Letter of Recommendation ... 19 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy Thursday went into Paris shopping. ... 21 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy Went to Paris. Gave Gregson a watch to repair. Am to have it again, Wednesday next. ... 22 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy Mr. Jefferson and his Daughter, Coll: Humphreys, and Genl. dined ... 24 August 1784 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Cranch, Mary Smith I thank you, and my Betsy Smith for your kind Care of my dear little sick Girl. She has had ... 24 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy Tuesday morning. Went to Paris. ... 25 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy Wednesday dined at the Abbé de Chalut's. ... 25 August 1784 Adams, John to Dumas, C. W. F. I had a tedious Passage of two Days from Helvoet and was at last obliged to Land at Leostoff ... 25 August 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I am at length, Sit down once more to Business, at Auteuil, a Village near Paris, where I ... 26 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy Went to Gregson's for Watches. He was not at home. ... 26 August 1784 Adams, John to Palmer, Joseph I received with great Pleasure your friendly Letter of the 16. of June by my dear Mrs: ... 27 August 1784 Tyler, Royall to Adams, John I received your Letter of the Third of April, Two Days since. ... 27 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy Friday dined with the Abbés at Passi. ... 27 August 1784 Adams, John to Cushing, Thomas I have recd your Favour of the Second of June by Mr Tracy. as I Stopped in London only a few ... 27 August 1784 Adams, John to Warren, James I received yours of the 29 of June, by Mr Jefferson, whose appointment gives me great ... 28 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy We had a large Company to dine with us. ... 30 August 1784 Adams, John Quincy Monday afternoon went into Paris. Subscribed for the Journal de Paris. Drank tea with Mrs. ...

September

1 September 1784 Adams, John Quincy Dined at Dr. Franklin's. ... 2 September 1784 Adams, John Quincy Thursday morning went into Paris. ... 2 September 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John By the honour of your Excellencies favour we observe, that our letter, of whch. we annex the ... 3 September 1784 Adams, John Quincy Mr. and Mrs. Mather, and Mrs. Hay dined with us. Went to the French Comedy and saw le ... 3 September 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John La besogne que vous trouverez, ci-joint, c’est à dire la copie & traduction d’une Résolution ... 4 September 1784 Adams, Abigail to Quincy, Anna It was not untill yesterday that I had the Honour of your Letter inquireing into the ... 4 September 1784 Adams, Abigail (daughter of JA and AA) to Cranch, Elizabeth Here my Dear Eliza is your friend placed in a little village two or three miles from Paris, ... 4 September 1784 Adams, Abigail (daughter of JA and AA) to Cranch, Lucy Will you not think me very unmindfull of you my Dear Lucy that I have not ere this, written ... 4 September 1784 Adams, John Quincy Dined with Mr. Jefferson. Went to the Italian Comedy in the Evening; had la fausse magie, ... 5 September 1784 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Elizabeth I am situated at a small desk in an appartment about 2 thirds as large as your own little ... 5 September 1784 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Lucy I promised to write to you from the Hague, but your uncles unexpected arrival at London ... 5 September 1784 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith It is now the 5th of September, and I have been at this place more than a fortnight, but I ... 5 September 1784 Adams, Abigail to Tyler, Royall I have scarcly toucht a pen since I came from London nor have I written a single Letter to a ... 5 September 1784 Adams, Abigail to Warren, Mercy Otis Although I have not yet written to you, be assured Madam, you have been the subject of some ... 5 September 1784 Adams, Abigail (daughter of JA and AA) to Warren, Mercy Otis I should have availed myself, Madam, of your permission to write you, ere this, had an ... 5 September 1784 Adams, John to Tufts, Cotton I am here, happily Settled with my Family and I feel more at home, than I have ever done in ... 5 September 1784 Adams, John Quincy Sunday dined at Mr. Grand's at Passy. Went after dinner to the Chateau de la Muette ... 6 September 1784 Adams, John to Tufts, Cotton Know all Men by these Presents, that I John Adams of Braintree in the County of Suffolk in ... 6 September 1784 Adams, John Quincy Monday Mr. Tracy dined with us. ... 7 September 1784 Adams, John Quincy Dined at Mr. Tracy's and went in the evening to see la métromanie, and Crispin Rival de son ... 8 September 1784 Adams, Abigail to Tufts, Cotton To a Gentleman I so much respect, and esteem, I am ashamed to write only a few hasty lines, ... 8 September 1784 Adams, John to Waterhouse, Benjamin I received your friendly Letter of the 19. June, by my dear Mrs Adams, with great Pleasure ... 8 September 1784 Adams, John to Willard, Joseph I have received, by Mrs Adams, the Letter you did me, the Honour to write me on the eighth ... 9 September 1784 Adams, John to Gerry, Elbridge I have received your Letter of the 15 of June and am happy to inform you, that Mr Jefferson ... 9 September 1784 American Commissioners to Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von The United States of America in Congress Assembled judging that an intercourse between the ... 10 September 1784 Adams, John Quincy Friday went into Paris in the afternoon. ... 10 September 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John Quoique malade depuis 8 jours, je fais cependant des efforts, non seulement pour vous ... 10 September 1784 Lotter, Christian to Adams, John Your Excellence’s of the 25th: of last Month, wherewith I have been favoured, did give me ... 11 September 1784 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin Mr. and Mrs. Adams present their Compliments to Dr. Franklin and hope to have the Honour of ... 11 September 1784 Adams, John Quincy Had Company to dine with us. ... 15 September 1784 American Commissioners The American Ministers plenipotentiary exhibited officially to the Count de Vergennes ... 16 September 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I have received your obliging Letter of the 2d of this Month, with the Papers enclosed ... 16 September 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John Rien de nouveau ici depuis ma derniere. On attend la réponse de Vienne à celle de L. H. P. ... 16 September 1784 Hartley, David to American Commissioners You may with great Truth assure the American Ministers of our ready and friendly disposition ... 18 September 1784 Adams, John to Dumas, C. W. F. I have received your Favour of the 10th. as well as the two former, with their Inclosures. ... 24 September 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John Com̃e le contenu de l’incluse ne m’a été confié que sous le Sceau du secret, vous voudrez ... 26 September 1784 Cranch, Elizabeth to Adams, Abigail The last evening we were all made happy by the reciept of Letters from you and Cousin ... 27 September 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We are favoured with your Excellency’s esteemed favour of the 16th. Instant, ... 27 September 1784 Aranda, Pedro Pablo Abarca de Bolea, conde de to American Commissioners Antes de ayer recibi la carta de V. Sas. del 22 por mano del Sr. Humphreys Secretarío de la ... 28 September 1784 Boinod, Daniel to Adams, John Si je n’ai point pris jusqu’ici la liberté de remercier votre Excellence de la grace qu’elle ... 29 September 1784 Palmer, Joseph to Adams, Abigail I heartily rejoice to hear of Your safe arrival; pray make My best respects acceptable to Mr.... 30 September 1784 Adams, Abigail (daughter of JA and AA) to Cranch, Elizabeth Your letter N 2. Eliza, I was so happy as to receive a day or two ago. I searched my ...

October

1 October 1784 Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von to Adams, John J’ai recû par la dernière poste la lettre dont Vous m’avés honoré, Monsieur, en date du 18. ... 3 October 1784 Cranch, Mary Smith to Adams, Abigail Accept my dear Sister a thousand thanks for your charming Journal, it is just Such an one as ... 8 October 1784 Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von to American Commissioners Je n’ai point différé de porter à la connoissance du Roi mon Maître les dispositions des ... 8 October 1784 American Commissioners The objects of the supplementary Treaty proposed on the part of the United States with His ... 10 October 1784 Cranch, Mary Smith to Adams, Abigail When I return'd from Haverhill I hurry'd over a very incorrect Scrowl, being as I thought ... 10 October 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje My Colleague Mr Jefferson, has orders from Congress to receive a sum of Money in Europe for ... 12 October 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John En adressant la présente à Votre Excellence, je dois vous prévenir, qu’il ne me sera ni ... 15 October 1784 Shaw, John to Adams, Abigail Most Sincerely do I congrattulate you, Madam, and your amiable Daughter upon your Safe ... 15 October 1784 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Adams, Abigail Permit me to congratulate both you and my dear Neice upon your safe and happy arrival upon ... 17 October 1784 Jefferson, Thomas to Adams, John Mr̃ Jefferson’s compliments to Mr. Adams & Dr. Franklin, and incloses to them the letter to ... 18 October 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John Inclosed is a letter which I received Yesterday under Cover from Mr. Dumas, I suppose the ... 20 October 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress The inclosed Letters from Mr Dumas will communicate to Congress, the present State of ... 21 October 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John Mardi 19 au soir Leurs H. P. dépecherent un Exprès à Paris, avec l’acceptation unanime de la ... 25 October 1784 Adams, John to Cushing, Thomas Within a few days I have recd your Favour of the 16 of August, with the Resolve of the ... 26 October 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John Depuis quelque temps, & plus les apparences de guerre se fortifient, plus je me trouve ... 27 October 1784 John van Heukelom & Zoon to Adams, John We take the liberty to inclose a letter for Mr. Cranch: Which we beg Your Excellencÿ maÿ ... 28 October 1784 American Commissioners to Aranda, Pedro Pablo Abarca de Bolea, conde de We have received the Letter you did us the honour to write us on the 27th day of Septr last, ... 28 October 1784 American Commissioners to Dorset, John Frederick Sackville, third Duke of The United States of america in Congress assembled judging that an intercourse between the ... 28 October 1784 American Commissioners to Dorset, John Frederick Sackville, third Duke of While M. hartley was here as Minister from the Court of Great Britain, we had the honour of ... 28 October 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We received your Excellency’s most Esteemed Favoúr of the 10th. Instt. which advice ús that ... 29 October 1784 Tufts, Cotton to Adams, Abigail It gives me great Pleasure to hear of your safe Arrivall in Europe, and that you are once ... 30 October 1784 Humphreys, David to American Commissioners The Secretary of the Commission by appointment waited on the Duke of Dorset & delivered to ...

November

3 November 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress Dr Franklin has lately communicated to Mr Jefferson and me a Letter he has received from the ... 3 November 1784 Adams, John to Dumas, C. W. F. I have received your favour of the 26. Octr: with the seven Questions inclosed. I have ... 4 November 1784 Adams, John to Dana, Francis I presume this will meet you in Congress where No Doubt it is less irksome to Serve than ... 4 November 1784 Adams, John to Gerry, Elbridge We are going on, with as much dispatch as the Nature of our Business will admit of, and We ... 5 November 1784 Storer, Charles to Adams, Abigail (daughter of JA and AA) Monitor, Amelia? I don't know whether the idea is more flattering or affronting. What an old ... 6 November 1784 Cranch, Mary Smith to Adams, Abigail Mr. Tyler has this moment reciev'd a Letter from Cousin Nabby by Captn. Lyde. I hope there ... 7 November 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John En vain je donne la torture à mon esprit pour me former une idée de celui de l’Empr., & de ... 10 November 1784 American Commissioners to Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von We received the Letter your Excellency did us the honour of writing to us the 8th Ulto. ... 10 November 1784 II. Draft Prussian-American Treaty of Amity and Commerce, with a Contemporary French Translation, 10 November 1784 ... 10 November 1784 American Commissioners By the original Law of Nations war and extirpation was the punishment of injury—humanizing ... 11 November 1784 American Commissioners to President of Congress Having assembled together at this place about the latter end of August we proceeded in ... 12 November 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John J’ai reçu avec grand plaisir l’honorée vôtre du 3 Nov. & j’ai fait déjà usage de son contenu ... 12 November 1784 Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von to Adams, John J’ai eû l’honneur, Monsieur, de Vous adresser dès le 8. d’Octobre de l’année courante, ... 15 November 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John Mr Franklin presents his respectful Compliments to Mr Adams, and enclosos a Paper left with ... 16 November 1784 Favi, Francesco to American Commissioners Je n’ai pas manqué de faire passer à ma Cour La Lettre, dont vous m’avés honoré Le 30. 7be ... 19 November 1784 Adams, John to Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von I have received your Letter which you, did me the Honour to write me the twelfth of this ... 20 November 1784 Humphreys, David to Adams, John By the papers which I have the honor to enclose to your Excellency herewith you will be ... 22 November 1784 Storer, Charles to Adams, Abigail Very well, Madam; this fine house of the Comte de Rouhaut, spacious Gardens, Courts &c. have ... 22 November 1784 Storer, Charles to Adams, John I had the honor of forwarding your Excellency a letter, received from Mr: Dumas, by the Post ... 22 November 1784 Sullivan, James to Adams, John Your favour of the 7th Sepr. I had a few days ago, shall Set off for ... 24 November 1784 Dorset, John Frederick Sackville, third Duke of to American Commissioners I transmitted without loss of time to the Marquis of Carmarthen, His Majesty’s Secretary of ... 25 November 1784 Wilhem & Jan Willink to Adams, John We apply to your Excellencÿ in behalf of an unfortunate young man, being a Citizen of ... 26 November 1784 Tufts, Cotton to Adams, John Yours of Sept. 5. I received the 13th. Instant and rejoice to hear that You are in the ... 30 November 1784 American Commissioners to Sousa Coutinho, Vicente, conde de We have received the Extract of the letter from Monsieur de Sa of the 24th Octr 1784 which ...

December

1 December 1784 Tufts, Cotton to Adams, Abigail Your letter from Autueil near Paris of Sept. 8 gave me great Pleasure as it assured me of ... 1 December 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John Je continue de rendre compte à V. E., ainsi qu’au Congrès, que j’ai donné une seconde ... 2 December 1784 Adams, Samuel to Adams, John I received several of your Letters with Pleasure, particularly that of May, which I will ... 3 December 1784 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Elizabeth I had my dear Girl such an obligeing visit from you last Night, and such sweet communion ... 3 December 1784 Adams, Abigail to Franklin, Benjamin Mrs. Adams'es Respectfull Compliments to Dr. Franklin, is much obliged to him for the oil he ... 5 December 1784 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Adams, Abigail I have not seen your Letter to Sister Cranch as yet, and cannot tell how you like your ... 6 December 1784 Cranch, Mary Smith to Adams, Abigail I yet do not know that you have receiv'd one of the many Letters I have sent you but hope ... 7 December 1784 Knox, William to Adams, John Your politeness and Kind attention to me in Europe, together with the unequivocal regard I ... 9 December 1784 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith Your Letter by way of Amsterdam had a quick passage and was matter of great pleasure to me. ... 9 December 1784 Adams, John to Castries, Marquis de According to your desire, I have committed to writing the two or three Observations, on the ... 9 December 1784 American Commissioners to Dorset, John Frederick Sackville, third Duke of We have received the Letter which your grace did us the honour of writing us on the 24th. ... 9 December 1784 American Commissioners to Favi, Francesco We have received your letter of the 16th. of Novr. wherein you are pleased to inform us that ... 10 December 1784 Adams, Abigail (daughter of JA and AA) to Cranch, Elizabeth You can judge of my impatience my Dear Cousin, the last week when we heard from Mr. Storer ... 10 December 1784 Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von to American Commissioners La lettre dont Vous m’avez honoré, Messieurs, en date du 10 de Novembre ne m’est parvenue ... 11 December 1784 Adams, John to Dumas, C. W. F. I received in due Season and in good Condition your Favour of the 7. of Nov.— But Dr ... 12 December 1784 Adams, John Quincy to Cranch, Mary Smith My Mamma has desired me, My dear Aunt, to give a Copy of a few cursory minutes, that I took ... 12 December 1784 Adams, John to Cerisier, Antoine Marie A Gentleman in Boston, who is as much a Friend of Mankind, as he is of me, Mr James Lovell, ... 12 December 1784 Adams, John to Gerry, Elbridge I know not whether you intend to serve in Congress again or not: but whether at Trenton, or ... 12 December 1784 Adams, John to Lovell, James I am ashamed to confess that your Letter of the 5. of July is unanswered. But my dear Sir, I ... 12 December 1784 Dana, Francis to Adams, John This day twelve months I arrived at Boston from Europe, and when I consider that I have ... 13 December 1784 Adams, John to Osgood, Samuel We are assembled under our new Commissions, and have begun our Negotiations at least by ... 13 December 1784 Adams, John to Smith, Isaac, Sr. I received your Favour of 18 August with its Accompaniments. We are all well and very happy. ... 13 December 1784 Adams, John to Warren, Mercy Otis Your Favour of the 1st. of June, has not, I fear been answered. I have indeed been very ... 13 December 1784 Jay, John to Adams, John One of these Days I shall devote a Leisure Hour to forming a Cypher, and will send it to You ... 14 December 1784 Adams, Abigail to Shaw, Elizabeth Smith I know your good will to have written to me if you had been able. It gives me pain to hear ... 14 December 1784 Adams, John Quincy to Cranch, William I have been so much taken up these four or five days, in copying both for my Pappa and ... 14 December 1784 Willard, Joseph to Adams, John I thank you for your obliging letter of September 8, which I received in November. I now ... 15 December 1784 Adams, John to Jay, John I venture to address myself to you as Minister of foreign Affairs, because I Sincerely hope ... 15 December 1784 Adams, John to Knox, William I have just received your kind Letter of the 7. and am much obliged to you for your ... 15 December 1784 Adams, John to Tufts, Cotton What would be the Consequence if We should have an immediate War with Great Britain? dont be ... 15 December 1784 American Commissioners to President of Congress In our letter of Novr 11th. we had the honour of laying before Congress a state of our ... 15 December 1784 Pamfili, Giuseppe Doria to American Commissioners J’ai rendu compte à ma Cour de l’ouverture contenue dans La Lettre que Vous m’avez fait ... 17 December 1784 Hay, Katherine Farnham to Adams, Abigail Permit me My Dear Madam to express my warmest gratitude for your kind attention, in ... 20 December 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John In answer to your most esteem’d Favor of the 11th. Instt. we have the honour to advise, that ... 21 December 1784 Dalton, Tristram to Adams, John I have the pleasure to acknowledge the receipt of your kind favors of the 4th Septemr. and ... 21 December 1784 Sigourney, Charles to Adams, John I now presume on the liberty of acquainting you of my arrival in this City and sincerely ... 22 December 1784 Adams, John to Dumas, C. W. F. The Capture of one or two of our Vessells by the Barbary Rovers, obliges Us to think ... 22 December 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje On the Eleventh of this Month, I wrote you a Letter, in which I requested you to inform me, ... 25 December 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John As I passed through Nantes in my way to Bordeaux I received a letter from Mrs. Barclay ... 26 December 1784 Castries, Marquis de to Adams, John Je Vous remercie, Monsieur, des éclaircissements que Vous avez bien Voulu me donner ... 28 December 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John Permit me to answer briefly in poor English, your favour of the 11th. inst. ... 30 December 1784 Humphreys, David to Adams, John I write this to request information of you, what is necessary, right, & proper to be done by ... 30 December 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John By our last Respects to your Excellency of the 20th. of this Month, we had the Honor, in ...