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Adams Family Correspondence, Volume 11 (July 1795 – February 1797)

Index: Adams Family Correspondence, Volume 11, A

Adams, Thomas Boylston (1772–1832, son of AA and JA, designated as TBA in The Adams Papers)

190

Relationship with Parents

24

exchanges letters, items, and news with parents

10

parents’ praise for

9

separation from

7

as agent for AA

7

parents advise on romantic relationships and marriage

4

public service and

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3

AA shares letters of

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4

JA’s financial support and

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2

AA on prospects for

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2

JA on

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2

JA’s Defence of the Const. and

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1

on AA

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1

on JA

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1

JA as role model for

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1

JA’s possible election and

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1

affection for parents

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154

Public Life

120

Secretary to the Minister to the Netherlands, 1794–1797

32

JQA’s correspondence and

26

as chargé d’affaires in JQA’s absence

13

dispatches of

8

Dutch-American loan and

6

JQA’s instructions to

6

attends National Assembly

4

provides letters of introduction

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4

as JQA’s secretary

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3

manages Penn case

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2

assists immigrants

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2

Dallarde & Swan and

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2

C. W. F. Dumas and

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2

Dutch commemoration medals and

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2

T. Pickering on

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2

possible resignation as

1

JA on duties of

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1

JQA on role of

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1

assists F. van Berckel

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1

attitude toward

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1

Dutch bankers and

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1

protocol question of

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29

Miscellaneous

14

future plans of

6

career prospects of

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5

possible diplomatic appointments for

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4

continuation of as JQA’s secretary

5

Law Career

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108

Opinions and Beliefs

59

Europe

5

European war and peace negotiations

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4

Batavian National Assembly

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5

Dutch people

4

Franco-Dutch relations

3

British naval actions

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4

Dutch government

3

Dutch public opinion

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3

French decree on neutral navigation

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3

French government

2

French people

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2

Netherlands

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1

Anglo-Dutch relations

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1

Anglo-French relations

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1

British finances

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1

British government

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1

British people

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1

Dutch climate

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1

Dutch democratic societies

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1

Dutch houses

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2

European affairs

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1

European food shortages

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1

European views of U.S.

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1

France

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1

French influence on foreign governments

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1

French military strategy

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1

French Navy

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1

French royalists

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1

The Hague

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1

Leyden Gazette

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1

mob violence in London

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1

Polish partition

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28

United States

4

Jay Treaty

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4

U.S. government and politics

4

U.S. prosperity

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3

Franco-American relations

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3

U.S. business and commerce

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1

Constitution

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1

evacuation of British frontier posts

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1

Massachusetts congressional delegation

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1

Pennsylvania politics

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1

regional differences

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1

U.S. interest in French constitution

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1

U.S. nationalism

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1

U.S. versus Europe

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1

Virginians

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1

Washington’s Farewell Address

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11

Miscellaneous

2

clergy

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2

marriage

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1

Bermuda courts

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1

criticism versus abuse

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1

fleecy hosiery

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1

foreign languages

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1

horseback riding

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1

mail delays

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1

Quakers

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10

Individuals

3

J. Luzac

2

C. W. F. Dumas

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I. Heijman

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1

John Parker

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1

Josiah Quincy III

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1

A. Veerman Senserff

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1

G. Washington

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101

Relationship with Siblings

19

exchanges letters, items, and news with siblings

16

JQA as companion of

11

correspondence with CA

10

JQA as agent for

4

JQA on

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on JQA’s career prospects

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3

as agent for JQA

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2

CA’s bills of exchange and

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2

on CA’s family prospects

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2

on JQA’s romantic relationships

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2

shares letters with JQA

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1

on JQA’s public service

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1

correspondence with AA2

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90

Character, Appearance, Habits, Domestic Life

11

foreign language skills of

8

portrait of

8

letter writing of

3

agents for

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3

exercise of

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3

friendships of

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2

chews tobacco

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2

education of

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2

purchases goods for A. Welsh

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birth of

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2

clothing of

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2

finances of

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1

handwriting of

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1

outspokenness of

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1

Peabody-Shaw family and

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1

romantic relationships of

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1

weight of

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40

Travels

19

possible return to U.S.

5

U.S. to Europe (1794)

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4

in Netherlands

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3

possible to England

3

possible to Paris

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2

Europe to U.S. (1798–1799)

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2

to France (1797)

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1

England to Prussia (1797)

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1

Netherlands to England (1797)

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19

Letters From

2

AA (1795)

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5

AA (1796)

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1

AA (1797)

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5

JA (1796)

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4

JQA (1795)

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2

JQA (1796)

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17

Letters To

3

AA (1795)

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4

AA (1796)

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2

JA (1795)

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3

JA (1796)

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JQA (1795)

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2

JQA (1796)

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2

Joseph Pitcairn (1796)

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16

Books and Reading

5

books sent to

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4

newspapers

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1

Bible

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1

William Buchan

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1

Edmund Burke

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1

John Skey Eustace

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1

for legal training

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1

Peter Pindar

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1

Edward Young

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16

Letters to, from, omitted

1

From François Noël listed (1797)

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2

From JA listed (1795)

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1

From JA listed (1796)

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2

From JQA listed (1795)

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3

From JQA listed (1796)

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From Josiah Quincy III listed (1795)

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2

To JQA listed (1795)

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2

To JQA listed (1796)

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1

To Joseph Pitcairn listed (1796)

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1

To Sylvanus Bourne listed (1796)

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14

Social Life

5

in Netherlands

3

hosts U.S. visitors

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3

visits with J. Luzac

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2

attends opera and theater

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in Paris

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Mentioned

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4

Writings

4

Diary

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