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1 Adams, Abigail Warren, Mercy Otis Abigail Adams to Mercy Otis Warren, 2 May 1775 1775-05-02 What a scene has opened upon us since I had the favour of your last! Such a scene as we never...
2 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 4 May 1775 1775-05-04 I have but little news to write you. Every thing of that kind you will learn by a more accurate...
3 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 7 May 1775 1775-05-07 I received by the Deacon two Letters from you this Day from Hartford. I feel a recruit of spirits...
4 Adams, Abigail Warren, Joseph Abigail Adams to Joseph Warren, 13 May 1775 1775-05-13 A Brother of Mr. Adams’es who has been a Captain of a Company in this Town, is desirous of...
5 Adams, Abigail Dilly, Edward Abigail Adams to Edward Dilly, 22 May 1775 1775-05-22 Just before Mr. Adams set off upon his journey to Philadelphia he had the pleasure of receiving a...
6 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 24 May 1775 1775-05-24 Suppose you have had a formidable account of the alarm we had last Sunday morning. When I rose...
7 Adams, Abigail Paine, Eunice Abigail Adams to Eunice Paine, 3 June 1775 1775-06-03 So good an opportunity offering, tho I had not wrote before I have detaind the Bearer, just to...
8 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 16 June 1775 1775-06-16 I set down to write to you a monday, but really could not compose myself sufficently: the anxiety...
9 Adams, Abigail Bowdoin, James Abigail Adams to James Bowdoin, 16 June 1775 1775-06-16 I have the Pleasure of acquainting you that I last Evening recieved Letters from Mr. Adams,...
10 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 18 June 1775 1775-06-18 The Day; perhaps the decisive Day is come on which the fate of America depends. My bursting Heart...
11 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 22 June 1775 1775-06-22 I received yours of june 10, for which I thank you. I want you to be more perticuliar. Does every...
12 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 25 June 1775 1775-06-25 My Father has been more affected with the distruction of Charlstown, than with any thing which...
13 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 5 July 1775 1775-07-05 I have received a good deal of paper from you; I wish it had been more coverd; the writing is...
14 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 12 July 1775 1775-07-12 I have met with some abuse and very Ill treatment. I want you for my protector and justifier. In...
15 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 16 July 1775 1775-07-16 I have this afternoon had the pleasure of receiving your Letter by your Friends Mr. Collins and...
16 Adams, Abigail Warren, Mercy Otis Abigail Adams to Mercy Otis Warren, 24 July 1775 1775-07-24 I have been hoping every day since I received your obliging favour to get time to thank you for...
17 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 25 July 1775 1775-07-25 I received yours of July 7 for which I heartily thank you, it was the longest and best Letter I...
18 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 31 July 1775 1775-07-31 I do not feel easy more than two days together without writing to you. If you abound you must lay...
19 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 10 August 1775 1775-08-10 Tis with a sad Heart I take my pen to write to you because I must be the bearer of what will...
20 Adams, Abigail Warren, Mercy Otis Abigail Adams to Mercy Otis Warren, 27 August 1775 1775-08-27 It was with pleasure I received a line from my Friend to day informing me of her better Health. I...
21 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 8 September 1775 1775-09-08 Since you left me I have passed thro great distress both of Body and mind; and whether greater is...
22 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 17 September 1775 1775-09-17 I set myself down to write with a Heart depressed with the Melancholy Scenes arround me. My...
23 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 25 September 1775 1775-09-25 I set down with a heavy Heart to write to you. I have had no other since you left me. Woe follows...
24 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 29 September 1775 1775-09-29 I received your kind favour of the 17. It was a Cordial to my dejected Heart to see and hear of...
25 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 1 October 1775 1775-10-01 Have pitty upon me, have pitty upon me o! thou my beloved for the Hand of God presseth me soar....
26 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 9 October 1775 1775-10-09 I have not been composed enough to write you since Last Sabbeth when in the bitterness of my...
27 Adams, Abigail Warren, Mercy Otis Abigail Adams to Mercy Otis Warren, 19 October 1775 1775-10-19 I thank my Friends for their kind remembrance of me last week, the Letter enclosed was dated one...
28 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 21 October 1775 1775-10-21 Tis ten Days since I have wrote you a line; I have received one Letter since dated 27 of Sepbr....
29 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 22 October 1775 1775-10-22 Mr. Lorthorp call’d here this Evening and brought me yours of the 1 of October a day which will...
30 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 25 October 1775 1775-10-25 I have been highly favourd this week past. No less than 5 Letters I have received from you. It is...
31 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 5 November 1775 1775-11-05 I have been prevented writing you for more than a Week past by a Whitlow upon the fore finger of...
32 Adams, Abigail Warren, Mercy Otis Abigail Adams to Mercy Otis Warren, 5 November 1775 1775-11-05 I hope the Historick page will increase to a volume. Tis this hope that has kept me from...
33 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 12 November 1775 1775-11-12 I received yours of October 23. I want to hear from you every day, and I always feel sorrow when...
34 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 27 November 1775 1775-11-27 Tis a fortnight to Night since I wrote you a line during which, I have been confined with the...
35 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 10 December 1775 1775-12-10 I received your obliging favour by Mrs. Morgan, with the papers, and the other articles you sent...
36 Adams, Abigail Warren, Mercy Otis Abigail Adams to Mercy Otis Warren, January 1776 1776-01-01 Our Country is as it were a Secondary God, and the first and greatest parent. It is to be...
37 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 21 February 1776 1776-02-21 Tis a month this day since you left me, and this is the first time I have taken my pen to write...
38 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 2 March 1776 1776-03-02 I was greatly rejoiced at the return of your servant to find you had safely arrived, and that you...
39 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 16 March 1776 1776-03-16 I last Evening Received yours of March 8. I must confess my self in fault that I did not write...
40 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 31 March 1776 1776-03-31 I wish you would ever write me a Letter half as long as I write you; and tell me if you may where...
41 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 7 April 1776 1776-04-07 I Received two Letters from you this week one of the 13 and the other the 19 of March. I know not...
42 Adams, Abigail Warren, Mercy Otis Abigail Adams to Mercy Otis Warren, 13 April 1776 1776-04-13 I Received a few lines from you more than a week ago, and determined to have replied immediately...
43 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 14 April 1776 1776-04-14 I have misst my Good Friend Col. W arre n from Watertown in the conveyance of my Letters; you...
44 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 18 April 1776 1776-04-18 I cannot omit so good an opportunity as offers by Mr. Church of telling you that we are all well....
45 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 21 April 1776 1776-04-21 I have to acknowledg the Recept of a very few lines dated the 12 of April. You make no mention of...
46 Adams, Abigail Warren, Mercy Otis Abigail Adams to Mercy Otis Warren, 27 April 1776 1776-04-27 I set myself down to comply with my Friends request, who I think seem’s rather low spiritted. I...
47 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 7 May 1776 1776-05-07 How many are the solitary hours I spend, ruminating upon the past, and anticipating the future,...
48 Adams, Abigail Warren, Mercy Otis Abigail Adams to Mercy Otis Warren, 8 May 1776 1776-05-08 Mr. Morton has given me great pleasure this morning by acquainting me with the appointment of our...
49 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 9 May 1776 1776-05-09 I this day Received yours of the 20 of April accompanied with a Letter upon Goverment. Upon...
50 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 14 May 1776 1776-05-14 I set down to write you a Letter wholy Domestick without one word of politicks or any thing of...