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Adams Family Correspondence, Volume 8 (March 1787 — December 1789)

Index: Adams Family Correspondence, Volume 8, C

Congress, U.S.

40

Senate

8

selection of members to

4

JA attends

AFC08

4

service in

AFC08

3

JA addresses

AFC08

2

AA on

AFC08

2

counts votes for vice president

AFC08

2

debates removal of foreign officers

AFC08

2

Samuel Otis and

AFC08

3

JA’s role in

AFC08

1

adjournment of

AFC08

1

appointment of clerk to

AFC08

1

compared to House of Lords

AFC08

1

counts votes for president

AFC08

1

living arrangements for members of

AFC08

1

members of greet JA in New York

AFC08

2

achieves quorum

AFC08

1

secret debates of

AFC08

1

chaplain of

AFC08

28

House of Representatives

7

service in

AFC08

4

election of representatives to

AFC08

4

public nature of debates of

AFC08

3

AA on

AFC08

3

debates of

AFC08

1

chaplain of

AFC08

1

members of greet JA in New York

AFC08

1

Samuel Otis seeks to become clerk to

AFC08

1

achieves quorum

AFC08

1

remarks to Washington

AFC08

1

resolutions of

AFC08

1

speaker of

AFC08

8

debates site of

6

JA’s salary

6

debates and approves collection bill

AFC08

4

adjournment of

3

debates and approves judiciary bill

AFC08

3

debates compensation for federal officials

AFC08

3

funding of national debt and

AFC08

3

AA entertains members of

AFC08

2

AA on

AFC08

2

competition between branches

AFC08

1

JA encourages JQA and TBA to observe

AFC08

1

elections to

AFC08

1

powers of

AFC08

1

difficulty of achieving quorum

AFC08

1

recess of

AFC08

2

seat of

1

illustration

AFC08

AFC08

1

settlement of war accounts by

AFC08