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No. Author Recipient Title Date Context
1 —— Franklin, Benjamin To Benjamin Franklin from ———, [1759–1775] 1759-01-01 AL (fragment): Historical Society of Pennsylvania [ First part missing ] Franklyn for the Favor...
2 —— Franklin, Benjamin To Benjamin Franklin from —————, 8 August 1764 1764-08-08 AL (mutilated): American Philosophical Society [I am] returning you my kind thanks for your...
3 —— Franklin, Benjamin To Benjamin Franklin from ———, 1754 1754-01-01 AL : American Philosophical Society This letter, undated, unsigned, and in an unidentified hand,...
4 —— Franklin, Benjamin To Benjamin Franklin from ——: The Dispute over … 1756-01-01 Draft (incomplete): American Philosophical Society The author of this document, which survives...
5 —— Franklin, Benjamin To Benjamin Franklin from ———, 10 May 1757 1757-05-10 AL (incomplete): American Philosophical Society The accurate determination of longitude by a ship...
6 Adam, Robert Washington, George To George Washington from Robert Adam, 7 January 1775 1775-01-07 I am favoured with yours and have given particular Attention to the Contents, it gives me some...
7 Adam, Robert Washington, George To George Washington from Robert Adam, 13 January 1774 1774-01-13 I am favoured with yours, as Also for Mr Young which I have delivered him; he seems Satissfyed...
8 Adam, Robert Washington, George To George Washington from Robert Adam, 16 September … 1773-09-16 The Pall or Black Cloath that was sent down to you on a late Occation Mr Carlyle Informs me was...
9 Adam, Robert Washington, George To George Washington from Robert Adam, 17 May 1774 1774-05-17 Our Rum Petition and also one for the Inspection of herrings was forwarded to you yesterday by...
10 Adam, Robert Washington, George To George Washington from Robert Adam, 12 January 1774 1774-01-12 I am favoured with yours and Observe the Contents I am very senceable of the dissadvantages a...
11 Adam, Robert Washington, George To George Washington from Robert Adam, 24 June 1771 1771-06-24 Im favoured with yours and Observe the Contents your Orders by the Adventure shall be pointedly...
12 Adam, Robert Washington, George To George Washington from Robert Adam, 14 February 1774 1774-02-14 In regard to your Design of importing Palantines into Virginia I beleve it would be attended with...
13 Adam, Robert Washington, George To George Washington from Robert Adam, 28 July 1774 … 1774-07-28 Letter not found: from Robert Adam, 28 July 1774. The letter is described in the Parke-Bernet...
14 Ramsay, William Washington, George William Ramsay, Robert Adam and Carlyle & Dalton to GW … 1774-05-16 With this you will receive three petitions to be laid before your honorable House respecting the...
15 Adam, Robert Washington, George To George Washington from Robert Adam, 9 January 1774 1774-01-09 The bearer hereof Mr Young is a young man that came a perfet Stranger to me about three years ago...
16 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Smith to John Adams, 15 April 1764 1764-04-15 Mr. Cranch informs me that Hones will go to Town tomorrow, and that I may not miss one...
17 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 14 September 1774 1774-09-14 Five Weeks have past and not one line have I received. I had rather give a dollar for a letter by...
18 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 30 December 1773 1773-12-30 Alass! How many snow banks devide thee and me and my warmest wishes to see thee will not melt one...
19 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Smith to John Adams, 19 April 1764 1764-04-19 Why my good Man, thou hast the curiosity of a Girl. Who could have believed that only a slight...
20 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Smith to John Adams, 9 May 1764 1764-05-09 Welcome, Welcome thrice welcome is Lysander to Braintree, but ten times more so would he be at...
21 Adams, Abigail Green, Hannah Storer Abigail Adams to Hannah Storer Green, 14 July 1765 1765-07-14 How many months have passed away since I have either written or received a line from my Dear...
22 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Smith to John Adams, 4 October 1764 1764-10-04 I am much obliged to you for the care you have taken about help. I am very willing to submit to...
23 Adams, Abigail Cranch, Mary Smith Abigail Adams to Mary Smith Cranch, 15 July 1766 1766-07-15 Tomorrow being Commencment, suppose this will not fail thro want of a conveyance. I therefore...
24 Adams, Abigail Tudor, William Abigail Adams to William Tudor, 15 October 1774 1774-10-15 I received your very obliging Letter and thank you for the early intelligence of your designed...
25 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Smith to John Adams, 12 September 1763 1763-09-12 You was pleas’d to say that the receipt of a letter from your Diana always gave you pleasure....
26 Adams, Abigail Cranch, Mary Smith Abigail Adams to Mary Smith Cranch, 13 October 1766 1766-10-13 I heard to Day that the Doctor had a Letter from Mr. Cranch, and that he was still very Ill, poor...
27 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 16 October 1774 1774-10-16 I dare not express to you at 300 hundred miles distance how ardently I long for your return. I...
28 Adams, Abigail Warren, Mercy Otis Abigail Adams to Mercy Otis Warren, 25 January 1775 1775-01-25 I wrote you last Sabbeth evening in a good deal of pertubation of Spirits. I fear I did wrong in...
29 Adams, Abigail Cranch, Mary Smith Abigail Adams to Mary Smith Cranch, 1774 1774-01-01 I was yesterday at Weymouth where I received your Letter, and the saffron risbands &c. I thank...
30 Adams, Abigail Warren, Mercy Otis Abigail Adams to Mercy Otis Warren, 3 February 1775 1775-02-03 The die is cast. Yesterday brought us such a Speach from the Throne as will stain with...
31 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Smith to John Adams, 7 April 1764 1764-04-07 How do you now? For my part, I feel much easier than I did an hour ago, My Unkle haveing given me...
32 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 13 September 1767 1767-09-13 The Doctor talks of Setting out tomorrow for New Braintree. I did not know but that he might...
33 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 15 August 1774 1774-08-15 I know not where this will find you whether upon the road, or at Phylidelphia, but where-ever it...
34 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Smith to John Adams, 8 April 1764 1764-04-08 If our wishes could have conveyed you to us, you would not have been absent to Day. Mr. Cranch...
35 Adams, Abigail Tufts, Cotton Abigail Smith to Cotton Tufts, 9 April 1764 1764-04-09 I suppose you have written to me, tho I have not received it, for Mr. Ayers left his pocket Book...
36 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Smith to John Adams, 12 April 1764 1764-04-12 Here am I all alone, in my Chamber, a mere Nun I assure you, after professing myself thus will it...
37 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 2 September 1774 1774-09-02 I am very impatient to receive a letter from you. You indulged me so much in that Way in your...
38 Adams, Abigail Warren, Mercy Otis Abigail Adams to Mercy Otis Warren, 16 July 1773 1773-07-16 The kind reception I met with at your House, and the Hospitality with which you entertained me,...
39 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Smith to John Adams, 16 April 1764 1764-04-16 I think I write to you every Day. Shall not I make my Letters very cheep; don’t you light your...
40 Adams, Abigail Warren, Mercy Otis Abigail Adams to Mercy Otis Warren, 5 December 1773 1773-12-05 Do not my Worthy Friend tax me with either Breach of promise; or neglect towards you, the only...
41 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Smith to John Adams, 30 April 1764 1764-04-30 Your Friendly Epistle reach’d me a fryday morning, it came like an Infernal Mesenger, thro fire...
42 Adams, Abigail Warren, Mercy Otis Abigail Adams to Mercy Otis Warren, 27 February 1774 1774-02-27 Your agreable favour of January 19 demands from me more than I am able to pay. My coin will have...
43 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Smith to John Adams, 4 May 1764 1764-05-04 Your desire that I would write every Opportunity is punctually observed by me, And I comply with...
44 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Smith to John Adams, 13 October 1764 1764-10-13 When I wrote you by the Doctor I was in hopes that I should have been out the next day, but my...
45 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 22 September 1774 1774-09-22 I have just returnd from a visit to my Brother, with my Father who carried me there the day...
46 Adams, Abigail Smith, Isaac Jr. Abigail Smith to Isaac Smith Jr., 16 March 1763 1763-03-16 Tis no small pleasure to me, to hear of the great proficioncy you have made in the French tongue,...
47 Adams, Abigail Cranch, Mary Smith Abigail Adams to Mary Smith Cranch, 6 October 1766 1766-10-06 I wrote to you a week ago, and sent my Letter part of the way, but like a bad penny it returnd,...
48 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Smith to John Adams, 11 August 1763 1763-08-11 If I was sure your absence to day was occasioned, by what it generally is, either to wait upon...
49 Adams, Abigail Tufts, Cotton Abigail Smith to Cotton Tufts, 2 April 1764 1764-04-02 I should not have been unmindful of you, even tho you had not call’d upon me to exert myself. I...
50 Adams, Abigail Cranch, Mary Smith Abigail Adams to Mary Smith Cranch, 31 January 1767 1767-01-31 I have just returnd from Weymouth, where I have been for a week past. It seems lonesome here, for...