Papers of John Adams, volume 1

The Adams Papers

Descriptive List of Illustrations

Descriptive List of Illustrations xi Introduction xvii 1. An Overview of the General Correspondence and Other Papers of John Adams xvii. 2. John Adams as Public Servant xx. 3. John Adams as Revolutionist xxv. 4. The Editorial Method xxxi. 5. A Note on the Status of The Adams Papersxxxvi. Acknowledgments xxxvii Guide to Editorial Apparatus xl 1. Textual Devices xl. 2. Adams Family Code Names xl. 3. Descriptive Symbols xli. 4. Location Symbols xlii. 5. Other Abbreviations and Conventional Terms xliii. 6. Short Titles of Works Frequently Cited xliv. Papers of John Adams, September 1755 – October 1773 1