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Adams Family Correspondence, Volume 10 (January 1794 – June 1795)

Index: Adams Family Correspondence, Volume 10, A

Adams, Charles (1770–1800, son of AA and JA, designated as CA in The Adams Papers)

89

Relationship with Parents

11

JA sends books and pamphlets to

7

JA instructs on natural equality

7

correspondence with AA

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5

JA on career of

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4

publication of JA’s letters and

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3

on AA

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4

JA copies materials for

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3

JA gives loan obligations to

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3

JA instructs on Kent’s Lectures

3

JA invites to Philadelphia

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3

visits JA in Philadelphia

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2

JA on dangers of early marriage for

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2

JA sends money to

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1

as AA’s secretary

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1

AA visits

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1

JA advises on health

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1

JA on intellectual growth of

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1

JA on political future of

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copies materials for JA

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1

separation from

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1

shares JA’s political opinions

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61

Opinions and Beliefs

28

United States

4

democratic societies

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4

New York elections

4

New York State politics

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2

Congress

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2

Jay Treaty

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2

New York City politics

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2

political parties

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1

Boston town meeting

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1

Georgia legislative activities

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1

immigration

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1

U.S. neutrality

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1

U.S. politics

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1

U.S. treaty obligations

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1

Whiskey Rebellion

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1

Wayne’s Ohio campaign

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16

Individuals

3

WSS

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2

Alexander Hamilton

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2

John Jay

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1

Abraham Clark

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1

Horatio Gates

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1

James Kent

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1

Livingston family

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1

White Matlack

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1

Samuel Osgood

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1

Baron von Steuben

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1

John Watts

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1

Robert Yates

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17

Miscellaneous

2

Christianity

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2

governmental structure

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1

“Age of Reason”

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2

British government

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1

equality

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1

exercise

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1

freedom of speech

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1

French Revolution

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1

independent thought

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1

natural equality

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1

popular opinion

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1

property-holding

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1

public libraries

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1

Scottish treason trials

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28

Letters from

17

JA (1794)

7

JA (1795)

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2

JQA (1794)

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2

JQA (1795)

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27

Public Life

8

success of law practice

5

councillor’s examination

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4

law office of

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4

reports on town meetings

5

legal career of

1

law clerk of

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24

Books and Reading

4

Shakespeare

2

Diderot

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2

French

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2

from New-York Society Library

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1

Joseph Addison

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1

William Blackstone

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1

Greek

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1

Matthew Hale

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1

Heineccius

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1

Horace

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1

Juvenal

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1

James Kent

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1

Latin

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1

newspapers

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1

Polybius

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1

Tacitus

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1

trial reports bound by

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1

Vattel

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27

Character, Appearance, Habits, Domestic Life

6

courtship of SSA

5

finances of

5

health of

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4

friendship with Baron von Steuben

1

boarding arrangements of

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1

candor of

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1

exercise of

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2

weight of

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1

letter writing of

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1

marriage of

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22

Relationship with Siblings

6

newspapers exchanged with

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5

JQA as agent for

5

correspondence with JQA

2

carries letter for JQA

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2

correspondence with TBA

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1

as agent for JQA

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1

publication of TBA’s letters and

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16

Letters to

2

AA (1794)

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1

AA (1795)

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9

JA (1794)

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2

JA (1795)

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1

JQA (1794)

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1

JQA (1795)

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9

Social Life

4

visits Baron von Steuben

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1

attends Harvard commencement

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1

dines with Hamilton

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1

fails to visit Smith family

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1

socializes in Philadelphia

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1

visits Quincy

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5

Letters to, from, omitted

3

From JA listed (1794)

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1

From JA listed (1795)

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1

To JA listed (1794)

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5

Mentioned

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4

Travels

1

to Netherlands (1781)

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1

to Philadelphia

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1

to Quincy

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1

returns to New York City

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