Legal Papers of John Adams, Volume 1
Legal CategoryA. Law Study
Legal CategoryB. Adams' Pleadings Book
Legal CategoryC. Torts
Document GroupBassett v. Mayhew; Mayhew v. Bassett; Mayhew v. Allen
Document GroupKing v. Stewart
This case, an early instance of patriotic violence which disturbed Adams deeply, arose on ...
4 January 1768
Province of the Massachusetts Bay To His Excellency the Governor The Honorable His Majestys ...
2 July 1771
To The Honle. His Majesty's Justices of the Supr. Court of Judicature Court of Assize &c. ...
1 June 1774 — 30 June 1774
To the Sheriff of our county of Cumberland his under-Sheriff or Deputy, Greeting. ...
1 June 1773 — 30 June 1773
Richard King v. Jno. Stewart & al ...
31 May 1773
to Burbank, Silas
I receved Yours of the 17th. Current, and a Second that appearsto have ben wrote Since. In ...
28 June 1773
Whereas Richard King Esq. hath released me from Gaol where I have been sometime confined by ...
28 June 1773
I Silas Burbanks of lawful age testify and say, that in the spring of the Year 1766, a few ...
19 January 1773 — 9 July 1774
I John Newbegin of Lawful Age testify and say that the Evening of the 18th Day of March 1766 ...
16 June 1773
I Jonathan Wingate of lawful age testify and say that about eight or ten days before Mr. ...
1 April 1766 — 30 April 1766
to King, Richard
In Considiration whar of a number of the Suns of liburty have Shun a mordrit resmenti.e. ...
27 May 1774
Richard King To those Imediately Consirned in his action of review against them Depending &c....
29 June 1774
Jonathan Sayward of York in Said County of York, Esqr. Testifys and Says that He very well ...
1 July 1774 — 31 July 1774
7 July 1774
to Adams, Abigail
I am engaged in a famous Cause: The Cause of King, of Scarborough vs. a Mob, that broke into ...
Document GroupCotton v. Nye
Document GroupBurnam v. Mugford
Document GroupGill v. Mein
Document GroupGray v. Pitts
Legal CategoryD. Contracts
Document GroupPorter v. Steel
Legal CategoryE. Commercial Law
Document GroupAlcock v. Warden
Document GroupApthorp v. Gardiner
Document GroupBancroft v. Lee
Document GroupCrowningshield v. Lee
Document GroupLongman v. Mein; Wright & Gill v. Mein
Legal CategoryF. Property
Document GroupProut v. Minot
Document GroupKeen v. Turner
Document GroupClap's Will
Document GroupClap v. Randall
Document GroupHill v. Whiting
Document GroupPrescott v. Keep; Prescott v. Priest
Document GroupWilkins v. Fuller; Smith v. Fuller
Legal CategoryG. Domestic Relations
Document GroupBroadstreet v. Broadstreet
Document GroupDougherty v. Little
Legal CategoryH. Administrative Law
Document GroupRoxbury v. Boston
Document GroupPlympton v. Middleboro
Document GroupChelsea v. Boston
Document GroupBrookline v. Roxbury
Document GroupEssane v. Dotey
Document GroupGage v. Headley
Document GroupJosselyne v. Harrington