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1 Adams, Abigail (daughter of JA and AA) Adams, Abigail Abigail Adams 2d to Abigail Adams, 6 January 1784 1784-01-06 Yesterday afternoon Mr. V——handed me your letter. I am sorry that you were prevented from...
2 Smith, Abigail Adams Adams, Abigail Abigail Adams Smith to Abigail Adams, 5 October 1788 1788-10-05 I wrote you a hasty letter from New-York, just to acknowledge the receipt of yours, No. 5, the...
3 Smith, Abigail Adams Adams, Abigail Abigail Adams Smith to Abigail Adams, 18 May 1788 1788-05-18 I rose this morning with a fair prospect of landing before night, but alas, we are immersed in...
4 Smith, Abigail Adams Adams, Abigail Abigail Adams Smith to Abigail Adams, 7 September 1788 1788-09-07 I received, on Wednesday last, from the hands of Mr. T——, your letter, No. 4, of August 25th. He...
5 Paine, Eunice Adams, Abigail Eunice Paine to Abigail Adams and Abigail Adams 2d, 7 … 1784-07-07 It is now the 7th. of July, the 18th. day Since we Saw You Quit our shores to seek a happier...
6 Smith, Abigail Adams Adams, Abigail Abigail Adams Smith to Abigail Adams, 15 and 22 June … 1788-06-15 We are anxiously expecting, by the arrival of every post, to hear of your safety and health. I...
7 Jefferson, Thomas Adams, Abigail [From Thomas Jefferson to Abigail Adams, 7 January … 1787-01-07 [ Paris, 7 Jan. 1787. Recorded in SJL under this date. Not found; but see Mrs. Adams’ reply, 29...
8 Smith, Abigail Adams Adams, Abigail Abigail Adams Smith to Abigail Adams, 13 August 1788 1788-08-13 We came to town last evening to dine (by invitation) this day, with the President of Congress,...
9 Adams, John Adams, Abigail John Adams to Abigail Adams, 4 March 1788 1788-03-04 After a Passage of two days, against contrary Winds, and a terrible Jolt through the Mud, from...
10 Adams, John Adams, Abigail John Adams to Abigail Adams, 10 September 1783 1783-09-10 We have received from Congress a Resolution by which We are to be impowered to negotiate a Treaty...
11 Adams, John Adams, Abigail John Adams to Abigail Adams, 11 March 1788 1788-03-11 I have past through the Ceremonies of taking Leave of the States General, the Prince and Princess...
12 Palmer, Joseph Adams, Abigail Joseph Palmer to Abigail Adams, 29 September 1784 1784-09-29 I heartily rejoice to hear of Your safe arrival; pray make My best respects acceptable to Mr....
13 Shaw, John Adams, Abigail John Shaw to Abigail Adams, 15 October 1784 1784-10-15 Most Sincerely do I congrattulate you, Madam, and your amiable Daughter upon your Safe arrival at...
14 Adams, John Adams, Abigail John Adams to Abigail Adams, 26 July 1784 1784-07-26 Your Letter of the 23d. has made me the happiest Man upon Earth. I am twenty Years younger than I...
15 Smith, William Stephens Adams, Abigail William Stephens Smith to Abigail Adams, 6 December … 1785-12-06 The three Letters which Mrs. Adams honoured me with were received at Paris, and should have been...
16 Jefferson, Thomas Adams, Abigail Thomas Jefferson to Abigail Adams, 10 July 1787 1787-07-10 This being the day on which, according to my calculation, my daughter would be crossing the...
17 Cranch, Lucy Adams, Abigail Lucy Cranch to Abigail Adams, 19 September 1785 1785-09-19 Indeed my ever honoured Aunt I should have been much disapointed if my Cousin had not brought me...
18 Jefferson, Thomas Adams, Abigail From Thomas Jefferson to Abigail Adams, [November 1786] 1786-11-01 I am never happier than when I am performing good offices for good people; and the most friendly...
19 Hollis, Thomas Brand Adams, Abigail Thomas Brand Hollis to Abigail Adams, 7 April 1788 1788-04-07 It is an ill wind blows no body any good owing to that I received your favor with the greatest...
20 Welsh, Thomas Adams, Abigail Thomas Welsh to Abigail Adams, 17 January 1787 1787-01-17 Being without any of your Favors unanswered I take the Liberty to write this in Advance. The...
21 Cranch, Mary Smith Adams, Abigail Mary Smith Cranch to Abigail Adams, 14 December 1788 1788-12-14 I do indeed rejoice with you all upon the happy event which took place in mr smiths Family before...
22 Hollis, Thomas Brand Adams, Abigail Thomas Brand Hollis to Abigail Adams, 22 October 1786 1786-10-22 I was most sensibly pleased, with the Sight of the Dutch Liberty medal which you was so obliging...
23 Gerry, Elbridge Adams, Abigail Elbridge Gerry to Abigail Adams, 6 November 1783 1783-11-06 Since I had the Pleasure of addressing You, nothing of Importance has occurred in the Concerns of...
24 Hollis, Thomas Brand Adams, Abigail Thomas Brand Hollis to Abigail Adams, 4 December 1787 1787-12-04 you put too much value on trifles which are only small marks of real regard & affection to you &...
25 Jefferson, Thomas Adams, Abigail From Thomas Jefferson to Abigail Adams, 4 September … 1785-09-04 I was honoured with your letter of Aug. 21. by Mr. Smith who arrived here on the 29th. I am sorry...
26 Jefferson, Thomas Adams, Abigail Thomas Jefferson to Abigail Adams, 27 December 1785 1785-12-27 I am this day honoured with your favor of the 20th. and an opportunity offering to acknolege it...
27 Jefferson, Thomas Adams, Abigail Thomas Jefferson to Abigail Adams, 11 October 1785 1785-10-11 Your favor of the 7th. was put into my hands the last night and as I received at the same time...
28 Adams, John Adams, Abigail John Adams to Abigail Adams, 18 November 1783 1783-11-18 I have time only to inform you that We are well, and to repeat my earnest Wish and Expectation to...
29 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith Adams, Abigail Elizabeth Smith Shaw to Abigail Adams, 22 June 1788 1788-06-22 Thanks be to an ever watchful & kind Providence that has conducted my dear Brother, & Sister...
30 Adams, John Adams, Abigail John Adams to Abigail Adams, 19 April 1789 1789-04-19 I have been so diligent on the Road and so much interrupted by Company at the Taverns that this...
31 Jefferson, Thomas Adams, Abigail Thomas Jefferson to Abigail Adams, November 1786 1786-11-01 I am never happier than when I am performing good offices for good people; and the most friendly...
32 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 16 December 1783 1783-12-16 I have this moment received your polite Invitation to dinner tomorrow, and am extremely sorry,...
33 Adams, John Adams, Abigail John Adams to Abigail Adams, 1 June 1787 1787-06-01 We are lodged in our old Chamber at Amsterdam, and Sleep as soundly as if there were not a dozen...
34 Adams, John Adams, Abigail John Adams to Abigail Adams, 25 December 1786 1786-12-25 This moment returning from Mr Bridgen where I had been to deliver him a Letter to you, written...
35 McCann, Mary Adams, John Mary McCann to John Adams and Abigail Adams, 2 July … 1785-07-02 Having humbly presumed to wait on you to solicit the honor of serving your Excellency’s Family...
36 Cranch, John Adams, Abigail John Cranch to Abigail Adams, 13 June 1787 1787-06-13 I should have addressed your excellency sooner, but that my mind, which is the weakest —(or, as I...
37 Brown, Elizabeth Otis Adams, Abigail Elizabeth Otis Brown to Abigail Adams, 11 August 1786 1786-08-11 As I have been in Daily expectations of seeing London, I have defered answering your Letter,...
38 Warren, Mercy Otis Adams, Abigail Mercy Otis Warren to Abigail Adams, 30 July 1788 1788-07-30 one line by my son inquires after the health of my Friend, at Braintree. do you begin to feel at...
39 Jefferson, Thomas Adams, Abigail From Thomas Jefferson to Abigail Adams, 10 July 1787 1787-07-10 This being the day on which, according to my calculation, my daughter would be crossing the...
40 Storer, Hannah Quincy Lincoln Adams, Abigail Hannah Quincy Lincoln Storer to Abigail Adams, 3 May … 1785-05-03 I am, My dear Madam led by Various Motives to take My pen to Scribble a few lines at least by...
41 Smith, Isaac Jr. Adams, Abigail Isaac Smith Jr. to Abigail Adams, 8 July 1786 1786-07-08 Tho’ it is probable you will hear of it from some other of your friends, yet as I know the...
42 Cranch, William Adams, Abigail William Cranch to Abigail Adams, 1 October 1787 1787-10-01 Not to acknowledge the many favours I have recieved from you, and the obligations they have laid...
43 Jefferson, Thomas Adams, Abigail From Thomas Jefferson to Abigail Adams, 7 July 1785 1785-07-07 I had the honour of writing you on the 21st. of June, but the letter being full of treason has...
44 Tufts, Cotton Adams, Abigail Cotton Tufts to Abigail Adams, 16 November 1785 1785-11-16 When I wrote to You by Capt. Cushing informed You of my Fears with respect to Mrs. Tufts’s...
45 Lovell, James Adams, Abigail James Lovell to Abigail Adams, 5 July 1784 1784-07-05 Suppose every proper Epithet to occupy these two upper Lines. Under them all I most cordially...
46 Jefferson, Thomas Adams, Abigail From Thomas Jefferson to Abigail Adams, with Enclosure … 1788-02-02 The silk you desired was delivered to Mr. Parker a month ago, on the eve of his departure for...
47 Adams, John Quincy Adams, Abigail John Quincy Adams to Abigail Adams, 22 September 1788 1788-09-22 M r: Lincoln, the bearer, is a young preacher, who belongs to Hingham; he is going home, and I...
48 Smith, William Stephens Adams, Abigail William Stephens Smith to Abigail Adams, 10 November … 1788-11-10 It is with particular pleasure I communicate to you the joyfull news of M rs: Smiths safe...
49 Jefferson, Thomas Adams, Abigail Thomas Jefferson to Abigail Adams, 1 July 1787 1787-07-01 A thousand thanks to you, my dear Madam, for your kind attention to my little daughter. her...
50 Adams, John Adams, Abigail John Adams to Abigail Adams, 14 March 1788 1788-03-14 I have rec d yours of the 7. th — I have written you on every Post day. M r Jefferson is so...