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Papers of John Adams, Volume 14 (October 1782 — May 1783)

Index: Papers of John Adams, Volume 14, U

United States

90

Trade and commerce

18

proposed treaty with Britain

10

proposed treaty with Austria

6

consequences of lack of commercial treaty with Britain

5

with Portugal

3

appointment of consuls by

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2

Britain seeks to avoid giving most favored nation status to

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2

with France and Britain compared

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2

with Netherlands

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2

proposed treaty with Hamburg

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2

proposed treaty with Russia

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2

with West Indies

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1

with Bremen

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1

designation of free port in France for

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1

desires only commercial connections with Europe

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1

European interest in commercial treaties with

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1

with Hamburg

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1

importation of German textiles

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1

as longterm debtor to Europe

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1

with neutral nations

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1

postwar trade with Europe

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1

Russia and Sweden compete for trade in naval stores with

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72

Recognition of

14

by Netherlands

10

Russia’s refusal to

8

by Netherlands, medals commemorating

1

illustration

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5

by members of Armed Neutrality

3

by Friesland

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3

by Spain

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2

by Netherlands, Hancock’s proclamation on

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1

JA on likelihood of by all nations

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1

by France

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1

by Portugal

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45

Great Britain

14

appointment of minister to Britain

7

relations between

5

Britain owes compensation for depredations

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5

Brit. attitude toward

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3

Brit. return of captured documents to

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2

Brit. appointment of minister to

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2

financial and military power compared

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1

ability to divine Brit. politics

PJA14

1

Britain as source of loans for

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1

Brit. importation of raw materials from

PJA14

1

Brit. operations in

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1

defeat of Britain by

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1

Franco-Amer. treaties and war between

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1

issuance of passports

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24

France

12

dependence on France

3

fails to communicate intelligence to U.S. diplomats

PJA14

1

consequences of French opposition on fisheries and western lands

PJA14

1

Courier de l’Amérique opposes French influence in

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1

freedom of navigation in Mediterranean

PJA14

1

French efforts to create factions in

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1

Lafayette’s effect on relations between

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1

Rayneval mission and U.S. boundaries

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1

Rochambeau’s army sent to U.S

PJA14

1

subsidy from

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1

Vergennes’ opposition to interests of

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22

Netherlands

16

Dutch appointment of minister to

3

friendship between

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2

Dutch Revolt compared with Amer. Revolution

PJA14

1

Dutch contributions to struggle against Britain

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12

lack of news from

10

European emigration to

6

European political system and

5

independent foreign policy for

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4

joint Anglo-Amer. citizenship proposed

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4

financial situation of

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4

provisions on boundaries of in draft and preliminary treaties

4

provisions recognizing independence and sovereignty of in draft and preliminary treaties

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4

unity of

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3

political situation in

2

appointment of Austrian minister to

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2

code of laws reportedly to be prepared for

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2

naturalization of citizens

PJA14

1

JA believes should be “a Temple of Liberty, set open to all the World”

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1

JA sent maps of coast of

PJA14

1

JQA rumored to seek cannon for

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1

Austro-Russian mediation and

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1

Denmark admits ships of

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1

diplomatic representation in Europe of

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1

effect of Amer. Revolution and rise of on world

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1

European opposition to independence of

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2

loyalists in

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1

Penet procures military supplies for

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1

people willing to continue war

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1

provision regarding seamen of recommended for treaty with Hamburg

PJA14

1

Prussian-Amer. Treaty of Amity and Commerce (1785)

PJA14

1

relations with Portugal

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1

relations with Spain

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1

Russian dating of sovereignty of

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1

treaty with Morocco

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1

whale fishery of

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