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Adams Family Correspondence, Volume 10

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1 January 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I have taken a Sheet of Paper, only to wish you an happy new Year and many happy repetitions ... 2 January 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Charles This morning I recd your agreable Letter of the 30. Ult.—I wish you would explain to me what ... 3 January 1793 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy The Public Papers will inform you that Mr Jefferson has resigned and that Mr Randolph is ... 4 January 1794 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Cranch, William The Minister of the French Republic has litterally pursued the Instructions of his Masters, ... 5 January 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I did not receive your Letter of decbr 15 till I had closed mine of the 30th two of later ... 5 January 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John I must apologize for not having answered before this your last Letter; but your conjectures ...

Document Group John Adams on Natural Equalityand the Law of Nations6 January – 8 May 1794

6 January 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The Door Keeper has just brought me your kind Letter of Decr 28. ... 7 January 1794 Adams, John to Smith, Abigail Adams Colonel Smith spent the last evening with me, and presented me with your kind letter of the ... 8 January 1794 Adams, Abigail to Cabot, George When I had the pleasure of visiting you in the Summer you may recollect Some conversation ... 8 January 1794 Adams, Charles to Adams, John Your letter inclosing the Pamphlet, came very safe to hand. I thank you, for your kindness. ... 9 January 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The Anxiety you express (in your kind Letter of Decr 31 which I received this morning) for ... 12 January 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John My Neighbour captain Beals went to Town yesterday and was so good as to bring up, and send ... 12 January 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy I wish you to direct the inclosed Letter—to your Father I read Barnevelt in Mondays paper. ... 14 January 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I had Yesterday the Pleasure of yours of January 5. I will Send, to Mr Adams a Check upon ... 17 January 1794 Cabot, George to Adams, Abigail The ice in the Delaware having delayed the post beyond it’s usual period I had not the honor ... 18 January 1794 — 30 January 1794 Adams, Abigail to Cabot, George Your obliging favour of the 17 of Jan’ry reachd me a few days sine the polite and Friendly ... 18 January 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I received two day ago yours of Jan’ry 6th with the Pamphlet, and last Evening our Son ... 18 January 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I Send you, at present the Negotiations with Mr Hammond as I sent you before those with Mr ... 21 January 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail We go Slowly forward: So Slowly as to produce no Results, which is a better course than to ... 22 January 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I am weary of this Scæne of Dulness. We have done nothing and Shall do nothing this Session, ... 22 January 1794 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail your favor of the 6th: Instt: has been received— The expressions of tendeness & Maternal ... 24 January 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John We have had four days and Nights of Rain an old fashiond rain. if there had been upon the ... 25 January 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John The weather from an unhealthy warmth has changed to an insufferable cold. I had little ... 26 January 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I have just now recd your favour of the 12th. The Mail from the Eastward has been unusually ... 26 January 1794 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Cranch, William I hasten within two hours after the receipt of your Letter, which came to my hands while at ... 31 January 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John We have had a severe Snowstorm but attended with such a voilent wind that half the Ground is ... 2 February 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I last Evening received your kind Letters of Jan’ry 18, 21 & 22d accompanied with the ... 3 February 1794 Adams, Abigail to Smith, Abigail Adams I have not written to you since I received yours of January 5th. I go from home but very ... 4 February 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The Mail of Yesterday brought me, a rich Treasure in your kind Letters of the 18. 24 and ... 4 February 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The Indisposition of my ever honoured and beloved Mother gives me a very tender Anxiety— I ... 8 February 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I was very sorry to learn by your last Letters that you had little hopes of getting home ... 8 February 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I have recd yours of the 30th. Ult. and given the inclosed to son Thomas, who will do with ... 9 February 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Vive la Baggatelle! Dulce est desipere. I have no other Resource in my solitude, amidst all ... 10 February 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I have recd yours of Jan. 31.— And it has relieved me from a Melancholly which has hung upon ... 12 February 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Yours of the 26th of Jan’ry I received last evening. You talk of not rising till june. why I ... 13 February 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Thomas Boylston I received by the last post your favour enclosing a draft upon the branch Bank, for 100 ... 14 February 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I received last Evening by my obliging Neighbour captain Beals your kind Letters of Febry ... 17 February 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail We have done nothing hitherto, but prevent our Countrymen from plunging blindfold into a ... 17 February 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I this day recd your favours of the 8. and 12th. but how this last could have leaped to this ... 20 February 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John The post of the last saturday was the first for a long period, which faild of bringing me a ... 23 February 1794 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, William I received your kind Letter last evening. I should be glad of two shares if you would part ... 23 February 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The Birthday was celebrated Yesterday with as much Joy affection and Festivity as ever, and ... 23 February 1794 Otis, Mary Smith Gray to Adams, Abigail I am quite ashamed my dear Mrs Adams that I have so long neglected writeing to you, indeed I ... 26 February 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Not receiveing any Letters on saturday evening I was so impatient that I sent James to Town ... 28 February 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I yesterday received your favours of the 17th of this Month. I was attending at the sick Bed ... 2 March 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The Senate were obliged to Spend the whole of the last Week, in a Solemn Tryal of the ... 2 March 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Charles What! are my venerable Old Friend Gates, and my respectable old Acquaintance Osgood, and my ... 2 March 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John You will doubtless hear before this reaches you, the event of a Town-meeting which was ... 5 March 1794 Adams, Charles to Adams, John I have this moment received your letters to the third instant. In answer to the queries ... 8 March 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Half an hour ago your kind Letters of Febry 23 & 25 were brought to me. I was at my station ... 8 March 1794 Adams, Abigail to Smith, Abigail Adams I received your kind letter of February 12th, as well as one, by Mr. Storer, of February 2d. ... 8 March 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Your Favours of Feb. 26 and Feb. (blank) arrived not till last night. They deserve my best ... 9 March 1794 Adams, Charles to Adams, John I had the following conversation with a gentleman on thursday last How comes it that you ... 10 March 1794 Adams, Abigail to Smith, Abigail Adams Although the scenes in which I have been engaged for six weeks past, have been very ... 10 March 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Charles Your Letter of Yesterdays Date has given me much Pleasure. I recognize in it, my own son. ... 11 March 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I received Yesterday your kind Letter of Feb. 28. and March 1.— I can never be sufficiently ... 12 March 1794 Adams, Charles to Adams, John The Samaneens were a sect of Philosophers of India They embraced the doctrine of Butta or ... 12 March 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I have all along flattered myself with hopes that I might with Propriety have taken Leave of ... 13 March 1794 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy This morning I had the Pleasure of your Letter of the 2d of this month. The Town meeting did ... 14 March 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John This Letter will not bear you so melancholy tidings, as from the close of my last, I ... 15 March 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I know not how to throw off, the Lassitude that hangs upon me.—weary of a daily round, which ... 17 March 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I received your two kind favours last Evening of march 2d & 8th. the seasons I belive have ... 17 March 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Your favour of 8. March is just put into my hand.— My beloved Mother is very near my heart ... 19 March 1794 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Cranch, William My last Letter to you was of such a nature, that I can easily persuade myself no matter ... 22 March 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Yours of March 11th reachd me yesterday I have the satisfaction to anounce you our Parents ... 23 March 1794 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail I have neglected writing to you longer than usual, that I might have it in my power to give ... 24 March 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John I received on Saturday your favour of the 13th: Instt: Our Supreme Court closed their ... 26 March 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John our two Tenants are come, and I have occupation enough. I have set them to clear the manure ... 27 March 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Thomas Boylston I received yesterday your very laconic favour enclosing a draft upon the bank for 500 ... 28 March 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I last Evening received Yours of March the 15 and 17th together with the Money you remitted. ... 31 March 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I have scarcely a moment to acknowledge the Rect of your favour of 22 this instant put into ... 1 April 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Cheesman has at length arrived and I have recd my Trunk in much better order than I expected.... 3 April 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The Post of the day brought me, your kind Letter of 26. Ult. The more I am charmed with your ... 3 April 1794 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I have recd your favour of the 22d I believe it is, and am glad to hear that the People of ... 5 April 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The Weather is cooler And the Minds of Men are calmed by the inclosed Communication. But ... 5 April 1794 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy The Old Debtors to British subjects, united with the over Zealous Friends of France and the ... 7 April 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Your favour of the 28th. Ult. arrived this morning. before this time I hope you have ... 10 April 1794 Adams, Charles to Adams, John Quincy I received your favor of the 18 ulto inclosing the money you was so kind as to procure for ... 11 April 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John You I presume are so much occupied and fatigued with the duties of your station that you can ... 12 April 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John I received this morning your favour of the 3d: instt: We still hold tolerably firm to the ... 15 April 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Upon the receipt of your excellent Letter of the fifth of this month I Yesterday sent for ... 18 April 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Your Letter of April 5th an 7th reachd me last Evening, and they fill me with more ... 18 April 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Thomas Boylston Mr: Newcomb has executed a power of Attorney, authorising you to receive his interest due. I ... 19 April 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John A memorable day in our Annals, which is all I shall say of politicks here. the season is ... 19 April 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Senate has been three days in debate upon the Appointment of Mr Jay, to go to London. It has ... 22 April 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I recd. Yesterday your kind favour of the 11th. I have not been able lately to write you so ... 23 April 1794 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy If the combined Powers are exhausted by their Exertions The French must be no less ... 25 April 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I last Evening received your of the 15th and our son the Remittance, which he went directly ... 25 April 1794 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Cranch, William This day I had the pleasure to receive by our Friend Mr White your obliging favor of the ... 29 April 1794 Smith, Abigail Adams to Adams, John Your letter of the 21st of March, has lain by me some time.   *  *  *  *  ... 30 April 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Your favours of 18th. and 19th instant are so full of your Plans and Labours in Agriculture, ... 1 May 1794 Adams, John to Smith, Abigail Adams Whether we shall preserve peace, or be involved in war, is a problem, not easily solved; but ... 2 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I have recd your favour of April 22 and am pleased with your Observations on the Doctrine of ... 3 May 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I received your two kind Letters of April 19th & 22d I was much gratified by the appointment ... 3 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I Yesterday dined in Company with M. Talleyrand de Perigord and Mr Beaumez, the former late ... 3 May 1794 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, John The return of some Gentlemen of the Philadelphia Bar gives me an opportunity of droping you ... 5 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I have this moment recd your favour of 25. April.— If you want more Money before June borrow ... 5 May 1794 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, John In our Journey from West Chester to this place we lodged at Strasburg, a German Village 9 ... 7 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy In reading the Advertisement prefixed to De Lolme p. 6. I met a Passage which recalled to my ... 9 May 1794 Adams, Charles to Adams, John Suppose that for a few moments we should indulge in the regions of fancy and imagine a ... 10 May 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I received your’s of April 27th & 30th together with the Pamphlets last Evening. two of them ... 10 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail We go on as Usual—Congress resolving one Thing and the Democratical societies resolving the ... 11 May 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John This day has been our May meeting and without clubs or even Drunkeness, tho we have little ... 11 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Charles Your Favour of April 19. I believe has not yet been acknowledged. The Extracts from the King ... 12 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The Weather is here very hot and dry, which renders our daily Service in Congress more ... 12 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy Your Letter of April 27 was put into the Post office at New York and I have neither seen nor ... 14 May 1794 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, John Your letter of the 10 has come to hand; I arrived at Lancaster a few hours before it; of ... 15 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The Alteration of Post Days or some other Cause has disappointed me of a Letter from you ... 17 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The long continuance of the session, and the uncommon heat and drought of the Weather have ... 17 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Charles I am delighted with your delicious little Letter of 14th.—but was puzzled to guess where you ... 19 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail It is a fortnight to day Since I had a Letter from you but it Seems to me a month— I cannot ... 19 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I have this morning recd your kind Letters of 10 & 11th. of May.— You mention Land bought by ... 20 May 1794 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, John I was a little disappointed in not finding a letter for me in the Post Office of this place ... 23 May 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I last evening received yours of the 12th and 15. the weather for several Days past has been ... 24 May 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Yours of the 17th came this day to me I do not know to what to ascribe the failure of my ... 26 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I shall inclose with this, some Letters between Randolph and Hammond which will shew you how ... 26 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy The Secretary of State called upon me this morning to inform me by order of the President, ... 26 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy Since, I wrote you this morning, at the request of Mr Randolph a thousand things occur to me ... 26 May 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John Mr: Dorr obtained a passage in the vessel with Mr: Jay, and Mr: Jones, had an opportunity to ... 27 May 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Thanks to the Father of the Rain, and the Bountifull dispencer of the dews of Heaven, who ... 27 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail It is proper that I should apprize you, that the President has it in contemplation to Send ... 29 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy Yesterday the Senate advised the Appointment of Mr short to Madrid, but there has as yet ... 30 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy Yesterday the Senate received a Message from The President of the United States, containing ... 30 May 1794 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy The Senate have this Day unanimously advised and consented to the Appointment of John Quincy ... 2 June 1794 Rogers, Daniel Denison to Adams, Abigail After a Number of mortifying Disapointments I am happy at last in having it in my powers to ... 3 June 1794 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, John I arrived in Philada: on Sunday Morng & was not a little disappointed at finding you had ... 9 June 1794 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Adams, John Quincy My Dear Nephew could not suppose a Friend to merit, could read a Paragraph in last Saturdays ... 14 June 1794 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail It is a fortnight to day since my return to the City, & I have been waiting the arrival of ... 20 June 1794 Adams, Abigail to Washington, Martha I cannot omit so good an opportunity as the present by my son of paying my respects to you, ... 8 July 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Abigail The stage in which I had engaged a passage for Philadelphia this morning, has gone away by ... 10 July 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John I arrived here last Evening, and this morning paid my Respects to the Secretary of State, ... 12 July 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Abigail I am yet uncertain as to the next point of my departure. But as I do not hear of any ... 14 July 1794 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, John Your kind Letter by my Brother was delivered a few days since; as the proposal it contains ... 18 July 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John Since my arrival here, I have employed all the Time, that I have been able to spare, from ... 19 July 1794 Washington, Martha to Adams, Abigail Mr Adams (your son) presented me with your obliging favor of June the 20th. and I pray you ... 20 July 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy I received your Letter this morning of the 12th and one from N york by your Brother Charles, ... 27 July 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John I expected to have been on my way to Boston before this; but Mr: Hamilton is gone into the ... 29 July 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Abigail I am still waiting for the arrival of Coll: Hamilton whom it is necessary for me to see ... 13 August 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Thomas Boylston Coll: Hamilton arrived in Philadelphia, the night before you left it, but from the pressure ... 15 August 1794 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Cranch, William Your last favor was handed me by Mr C Hall on the road between Philadelphia and New York— It ... 24 August 1794 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy In its due time, I received your Letter from Philadelphia of the 27. of July. ... 10 September 1794 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Adams, Abigail My Cousins most agreeably supprized me by a Visit— I had been informed that your Sons were ... 11 September 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Charles Last night I received your kind Letter of Septr. 3d and am sorry to find that your Books ... 14 September 1794 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I once more wish you a prosperous Voyage an honourable Conduct and a happy Life. Remember ... 22 September 1794 Adams, Charles to Adams, Abigail My books arrived in good order and well conditioned the day after I last wrote to my father. ... 16 October 1794 Otis, Samuel Allyne to Adams, John Agreeable to intimation I have been enquiring for accommodations for you but to no purpose ... 19 October 1794 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, John I embrace the earliest opportunity to acquaint you of our safe & happy arrival at this place ... 20 October 1794 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail A Passage of 28 days, landed me & my fellow Passengers safe on the shore of England— Our ... 25 October 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Abigail We have been already ten days in this place, but there has been no opportunity to Boston ... 28 October 1794 Otis, Samuel Allyne to Adams, John I wrote you soon after my arrival that I had engaged you lodgings at Franciss Hotel, Two ... 2 November 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail We arrived here last night in good Season. The Roads were not very bad, and the Weather, tho ... 2 November 1794 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, John By the Ship John, Captn. Duer I gave you information of our safe arrival at London, and I ... 4 November 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John This is the first fair morning we have had since you left me. you must have had an ... 8 November 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail We took the Packet at New Haven, and arrived at N. York as Soon as the Stage— Although We ... 9 November 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I am now Settled.— The first night I went to a Mr Alders, opposite to Mr Binghams, but not ... 10 November 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I hope you are agreably lodgd and that your Company will be to your mind. I rejoice in the ... 11 November 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Since the Certainty has arrived of the very honourable Reelection of our Friend Mr Smith of ... 11 November 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Abigail The day after the date of my last Letter, we dined at Mr: Hallowell’s, and were entertained ... 14 November 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail By the Post of Yesterday I received your kind Letter of the 4th. of this month, and, by it, ... 15 November 1794 Copley, Susanna Clarke to Adams, Abigail I am happy in this opportuntity of thanking you for your kind favor by your sons: whom it ... 17 November 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Yesterday I attended the Dedication of a Temple. The Presbyterian Congregation in Market ... 18 November 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I had just Sent off to the Poet office, my Letter in which I requested a Diary of Husbandry ... 18 November 1794 Adams, John to Smith, Abigail Adams After a journey without any accident, I arrived here, in good health, the Friday night after ... 19 November 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I received by Saturdays post Yours of Novbr 8th, and was happy to find that you had got well ... 19 November 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The Presidents Speech is so important to the Public that I know you will be anxious to See ... 20 November 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Charles Upon my leaving America, your Father gave me an order upon Messrs W. & J Willink for five ... 20 November 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Smith, Abigail Adams About a month after I last took my leave of you in New York, I sailed from Boston, and after ... 23 November 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I received yours of Novbr. 9th 11th 12 & 14th. you are made easy respecting the Election of ... 23 November 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail It is a common Observation of Old People, that as they advance in Life time appears to run ... 23 November 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Charles Although you have not informed me, of the Result of your Examination at Albany, I shall ... 24 November 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Charles I have already written you respecting the private business upon which I was commissioned by ... 26 November 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy This day compleats Ten weeks, since you sailed and I have had no opportunity before this, by ... 26 November 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The Pamphlet inclosed may be called “The most astonishing Concentration of Jacobitical ... 27 November 1794 Cranch, Joseph to Adams, John I will not add to my offence by troubling you with a long apology for this intrusion on your ... 30 November 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I have to acknowledg the receipt of Several Letters from you, together with Demourier ... 30 November 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, Thomas Boylston Well my Dear Son, how did the watery world agree with you? I hope it was propitious to your ... 1 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Your Letter of the 19th of Nov. gave me, in addition to the ordinary Satisfaction I receive ... 2 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I have recd your favour of Nov. 23.— Mr Cooper The Friend of our Diplomatic at the Hague, I ... 2 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy Holland, according to our latest Accounts from Europe, may so very possibly have been ... 3 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Thomas Boylston You have lost the Opportunity of sharing in the Glory of some of your Friends in this City, ... 5 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I returned, this Day the Visit of the ci-devant Duke De Liancourt. He is a Sensible Man. He ... 6 December 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Your kind favours of the 19th 23 & 26 of Nov’br came safe to Hand, together with the ... 6 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Charles I condole with you, under the mournful News of the Barons Palsy. I have long wondered that a ... 7 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Brisler has shipped, on board The Abby Captain Eames, two Barrells of Flour, one hundred ... 8 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Your favour of Nov. 30, I received this morning. As every Thing conspires to keep me poor, I ... 10 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Entre nous Mr sheerjashub Bourne called upon me the other Morning to ask me some Questions ... 11 December 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I was most sadly dissapointed last Evening when my Newpapers came from the post office ... 11 December 1794 Adams, Charles to Adams, Abigail Since I left the Baron which was about three weeks ago I have had the melancholy account of ... 12 December 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John If I had waited patiently for the post of Thursday Noon, I need not have had so much ... 12 December 1794 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail The Commission with which you charged me for the Messrs Willink has been executed so far as ... 13 December 1794 Adams, Charles to Adams, John I yesterday received your favor of the 11th inst enclosing the Post note for 100 Dols: for ... 13 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Charles The Nature, Designs, rise, Progress, present State future Operations and successes of ... 13 December 1794 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Abigail I hear of an opportunity from Rotterdam to Boston, but so lately that I have scarce time to ... 14 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I wrote you last Week and inclosed an order for 600. Let me know when you receive it. ... 15 December 1794 Welsh, Thomas to Adams, John Your Favor of Novr 19th I recd I have since mine of Novr 7th. found that Mr Dexter is not ... 16 December 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Tomorrow will compleat three Months Since our dear sons saild, and this moment I have ... 16 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I had flattered myself all the last Week with the Hope of a Letter on Monday: but when ... 16 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Charles This morning I received your favour of the 13th. and wonder not that your honest heart is ... 19 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I promised you in my last an Account of the Commencement in the Methodists Meetinghouse ... 20 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Charles The inclosed Tryals of Muir, Margorot and Gerald, will afford you Entertainment and ... 20 December 1794 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, John The rumor’s of peace have almost totally subsided; those still in circulation deserve as ... 23 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Monday, which is the pleasantest day of the Week, because it always brings me a Letter, ... 24 December 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I received your kind favour of the 5th 7th 8th & 10th. what you mention with respect to the ... 24 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Charles Our Patriots are so anxious lest Aristocracy should take root, that I wonder they do not ... 25 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail This being one of the pleasant Days of the Week, Thursday the Post brought me your kind ... 25 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Charles Your Letter of the 22d, alledging Business as an Apology for not writing gave me more ... 26 December 1794 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I fear you will think me tardy in not acknowledging sooner the Receipt of your Letter of the ... 28 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I went on Fryday night with Mr Storer to the Drawing Room, where the Warmth of the Weather ... 30 December 1794 Adams, Charles to Adams, John I have to acknowledge the receipt of your letters accompanying the trials of Gerrald Muir ... 30 December 1794 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Your favr of 24th marked by the Post office 22d of Decr. I recd. Yesterday. ... 1 January 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I wish you a happy New Year, and a Repetition of happy New Years as long as Time shall ... 2 January 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Charles I have received your Letter of December 30th.— I approve of your caution and applaud your ... 2 January 1795 Adams, John to Smith, Abigail Adams I received this day your kind letter of the 30th ult. With cordial affection and sincerity ... 4 January 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I received by our Thursday Post, yours of Decbr 18 & 23 together with the Bennets Strictures.... 5 January 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail By this Days Post I have your Letter of the 26. Ult. I believe that some incomprehensible ... 8 January 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John yours of 25 December reachd me with the Book for Louissa. through the Month of December the ... 8 January 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I dined yesterday with Mr Hammond the British Minister who told me that Mr Dunlap had just ... 9 January 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John By our Quincy post I received yours 28th and 30th of December. I am sorry to find you had ... 9 January 1795 Smith, William Stephens to Adams, John Mrs: Smith has shewn me the Letter you wrote on the 2d. inst. with the Copies of those you ... 10 January 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy I wrote to you by Captain Scott Some time in December. on the 14 of the Month Captain Joy ... 10 January 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, Thomas Boylston Should a vessel cross the Atlantick, and my dear Thomas not find a few lines from his ... 12 January 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Last Week I received through Mr Izard a kind Invitation to dine with Mrs Powell, whom I had ... 16 January 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I yesterday received yours of Janry 1st 4th and 5th. I See by the papers the judicious ... 16 January 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The Travelling I Suppose has retarded the Post of this Week, till to Day, when I received ... 17 January 1795 Adams, John to Smith, William Stephens I received yesterday your kind letter of the 9th of the month. The letters to Vergennes were ... 19 January 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail On Saturday I Saw our sons Letter to the Secretary of State. Mr Randolph expressed his ... 19 January 1795 Adams, John to Smith, Abigail Adams I have a letter from your brother Thomas, dated London, 19th October; and the Secretary of ... 20 January 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I recd your favour of the 9th. Yesterday. The Weather is now extream Cold. The River is ... 21 January 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John We have had very Severe weather through the whole of this week, but very little snow. yet ... 23 January 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I thank you for presenting a Barrell of Flour to my Mother, and wish you to do every Thing ... 24 January 1795 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Adams, Abigail I have had a very bad cold, attended with some other complaints which have enfeebled me, & ... 27 January 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Yesterday I had your favour of 16. Mr Osgoods sermon has been printed here. I have heard Mr ... 29 January 1795 — 31 January 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I yesterday received your Several Letters inclosing those from Thomas—I do most sincerely ... 29 January 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The public Prints, announce the Death of my old esteemed Friend General Roberdeau, whose ... 31 January 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Charles If C. as you Say in yours of the 29th. must provide for his Family, I ... 1 February 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail You have sometime since, I presume, received my Letters inclosing those of our son Thomas of ... 2 February 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail This Morning I received your favour of the 21st. of January. I am Sure your People do a ... 2 February 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Charles A Letter from Mr Jay of the 24. of November informs me, that he had recd two Letters from ... 7 February 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John on thursday I received a Letter from Col Smith informing me of the Birth of a Grandaughter. ... 7 February 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Charles I was So happy in the News of the agreable Circumstances of your Sister and her Infant, and ... 9 February 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The Judges are now here— Judge Cushing is under the Hands of Dr Tate who is Said to have ... 10 February 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy It was with great pleasure that I received by Captain Perkings from Rotterdam your Letter of ... 10 February 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I was not disappointed Yesterday, for the Post brought me your Letter of January. and I was ... 11 February 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, Thomas Boylston When you address me again, let it be by the endearing Epithet of Mother, instead of the ... 11 February 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Charles Your Letter of the 7th relieved my Mind, from a great Anxiety and Depression on Account of ... 11 February 1795 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy Mr Wilcocks a Son of Mr Wilcocks a respectable Lawyer of this City is bound to Hamborough ... 11 February 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Thomas Boylston Your Letter of the 19 of October from London gave me great Joy and all your other Friends of ... 12 February 1795 Adams, Abigail to Ceracchi, Giuseppe Accept Sir my acknowledgment to you for the very valuable present of the Medallion, and the ... 12 February 1795 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Abigail The arrival of the french Army in this Country, as the friends and allies of the Batavian ... 13 February 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John It is peculiarly unfortunate that the Treaty has not yet reachd Ameria. on the 19 November ... 13 February 1795 Adams, Charles to Adams, John I received your favor of the eleventh yesterday. Mrs Smith has quite recovered from her ... 13 February 1795 Adams, John to Smith, Abigail Adams I heartily congratulate you on your fortunate escape from a dangerous accident. I was so ... 14 February 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Charles As you Seem to wish to know my sentiments of Mr Kents Lecture I will give you a few Hints to ... 14 February 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Charles Our amiable Professor, in the 5th Page, informs us that “The free Commonwealth of the United ... 15 February 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail This is the coldest day We have felt this Winter, and if it were not for the hope I have of ... 17 February 1795 Adams, Charles to Adams, Abigail I did not receive your last letter until after it had been written some considerable time ... 17 February 1795 Adams, Charles to Adams, John Delighted and instructed as I have been by your two letters containing the strictures upon ... 21 February 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I did not get my thursday Letters till fryday Eve when as you may well suppose I was greatly ... 26 March 1795 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I have but lately received your kind Letter from Amsterdam of the 17th of November and ... 4 April 1795 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Adams, Abigail I believe in one of my Letters I told you I had troubles of various kinds— I need to be ... 8 April 1795 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Cranch, William A favorable occasion presents itself of dropping you a few lines by a vessel for Georgtown. ... 15 April 1795 Adams, John Quincy to Smith, Abigail Adams By the arrival of Mr: Van Rensselaar, I am favoured with your letter of Novr: 29. I have not ... 16 April 1795 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Charles I have to thank you for your favour of Decr: 1st: sent me a few days since by Mr Van ... 21 April 1795 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I have but lately received your kind Letters of the 3d and 21. of Decr.— They were like cold ... 22 April 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy I received your very excellent Letter No 4 written from the Hague, dated 11 of November. ... 23 April 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, Thomas Boylston I did not receive any Letters from You when your Brother wrote last to me the 11 of Novbr. ... 25 April 1795 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Abigail Your favour of Novr: 26. Was not quite five months in reaching me. I received it about a ... 26 April 1795 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I have received your Letters Numbers 1. 2. 3. 4. and 5. but not in the order, in which they ... 26 April 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Thomas Boylston Your kind Letters of Nov. 2. and Decr 20 are before me. You will Soon learn the meaning of ... 2 May 1795 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Read, John It has long been my intention to commence the Correspondence, which I had the pleasure to ... 8 May 1795 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, John Your favor of the 11th: Feby reached me on the 29th: ulto:; being the first direct ... 16 May 1795 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Abigail We seem to be once more restored to some connection with our own Country; for six months ... 17 May 1795 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Charles I have to acknowledge the receipt of your favours dated Feby 16. which Mr: Wilcox sent me ... 25 May 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy Your Letter of Febry 12th reachd me on the last of April, and gave me Sincere pleasure and ... 8 June 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Through the finest Fields of Wheat Rye, Barley Oats and Clover, but very indifferent Roads ... 9 June 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The Senate are now in Possession of the Budget.— It is a Bone to gnaw for The Aristocrats as ... 10 June 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I yesterday received yours of June 8th, and am happy to learn that there was like to be no ... 11 June 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail If I could take a Walk or a Ride to N. Y. in the Evening and come here again in the Morning ... 11 June 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I have recd yours of the 10th and a Cordial it was, for I began to be fearful for your ... 13 June 1795 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Adams, Abigail I should be unpardonable if I neglected this Opportunity of writing to you by a private ... 14 June 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail It is painfull to feel an Impulse to write when there is nothing to Say. I write merely to ... 15 June 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I have regularly received Your Letters and thank you for them. I have read the pamphlets. ... 15 June 1795 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Abigail We have very seldom an opportunity of hearing from you; and still more seldom that of ... 18 June 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I received yours of the 12th. I wish congress may rise by the time you mention. a Gentleman ... 18 June 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Mr Adet was presented to The President on Tuesday and accompanied by The Secretary of State ... 19 June 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I received yesterday yours of th 14 & 17 I am happy to learn that you are well, and hope the ... 19 June 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Last Night the Consul General De la Tombe made me a Visit with your kind Letter of the 18th.... 20 June 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I received yesterday two Letters from each of our Sons at the Hague, who were very well and ... 21 June 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The Sun is so bright and augurs Such heat that I am doubtful whether I shall go out to ... 22 June 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I was fearfull before I left Home of Such a Seige as has taken place. whatever else may be ... 23 June 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Some Senators are confident We shall rise tomorrow or next day. if so, I shall be with you ... 25 June 1795 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I received yours of 23d. it is reported here that 19 Senators are for a ratification of all ... 25 June 1795 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I yesterday received your Letter giving me an account of the distressd Situation of Sister ... 26 June 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The Senate is to meet at Ten, this morning and I hope will finish: but it is still uncertain.... 29 June 1795 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I arrived here Yesterday from Philadelphia in my Way to Quincy. My little Flock are now all ... 29 June 1795 Adams, John to Adams, Thomas Boylston I last Week at Philadelphia recd your kind Letter of April by Captn Boadge, and it has been ... 29 June 1795 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Abigail Your favour of April 22. marked N. 4. reached me a few days since; I have already ... 30 June 1795 Adams, Charles to Adams, John Quincy The last letter I received from you was dated the 16th of April and contained not only the ...

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