Search help
Documents filtered by: Recipient="Adams, Abigail Smith" AND Period="Jefferson Presidency"
Results 51-100 of 121 sorted by author
I have received your favors of the 5th: & 12th: currt:; the first containing the mournful tidings...
I have received and thank you for your favor of the 6th: currt. This day, twelve months ago, I...
Your favor of the 22d: has been duly received. On the subject of peace, our Merchants are quite...
Ten days ago, I shipped your Carriage on board a Schooner called the Hannah of Nantucket bound...
I received your favor of the 10th: instt: the Day before yesterday, with an enclosure for J Q A &...
Since the receipt of your favor of the 18th: ult. I have been absent from the City, a few days,...
I have your favor of the 23d: inst. before me. The Country looks so pleasant and inviting in the...
Your kind letter dated this day week, has just come to hand. I rejoice to hear of your arrival...
I received your favor of the 16th: on the 23d: instt:. My time has been so much taken up, during...
Your kind favors of 28th: February & 13th: March, came safe to hand; I thank you for them, and...
As the vacation draws near—and consequently the time to settle who are to form our family for the...
The solicitude you express’d to have your little Susan learn dancing has induced me to make some...
I was in hopes ere this time of having the satisfaction of seeing you here, but from what I could...
We came to the City on the 4th The weather & roads were as favorable as could be expected for the...
We are again permitted to return home in good health, after having passed as pleasant a winter as...
I fear my dear Madam that long before this you have taxed me with neglect. But however strong...
I was much disappointed My Dear Madam in not having it in my power to see you again before we...
I had flattered myself that before this time we should have had the pleasure of a visit from you,...
I ought long before this to have acknowledged & thanked you for your excellent letter received at...
I had the happiness of receiving your excellent letter at Middleton, for which my heart is alive...
I was very sorry to hear that Mr & Mrs Otis found you unwell on their return; but hope ere this...
We were blessed with fine weather & roads from Providence to Phila., where we staid a fortnight;...
It was my intention when I left Boston to have written to you as soon as my spirits were in some...
If my hands could have obeyed the dictates of my heart I should have written to you long before...
In our absence from home, you was so obliging as to address a line to Mrs Gerry, which she has...
Your favor of the 1st. inst. was duly recieved, and I would not again have intruded on you but to...
Your favor of the 1st. inst. was duly recieved, and I would not again have intruded on you but to...
Your letter, Madam, of the 18th. of Aug. has been some days recieved, but a press of business has...
Your letter, Madam, of the 18th. of Aug. has been some days recieve’d, but a press of business...
Th: Jefferson requests the favour of Mr. & Mrs. Adams. to dine with him on Saturday the 4th. Jany....
The affectionate sentiments which you have had the goodness to express in your letter of May 20....
I live in that retired manner that affords much time for reflection, which must be my apology for...
We live in such changfull times that it is delightfull to meet an Old friend with the same face...
It was with regret, that I left Boston without seeing you again, but we were in such a state of...
Indolence shall no longer prevent my acknowledging, the pleasure I felt (my dear Mrs. Adams) from...
It was with peculiar pleasure my dear Mrs Adams that I received your kind favour of 5th of April,...
And her only child! my Dear Madam from her heart thanks you, for the kind consoling letter,...
It has been many weeks since I have heard from you; I hope you have enjoyed health. Our Winter...
You my beloved Sisters, whose time is ever filled , with the various duties of Life, can more...
I had anticipated a visit from Mrs Adams, & both her Children, for a few days at least, when she...
It is a long time my Dear Sister, since I have written to you; but I consider it a priviledge...
I hope my Dear Sister has had her Cup of happiness filled, by having an amiable long absent Son,...
Mr Lion and his intended I suppose so , as the modern phrase is, called here last Wednesday—I was...
I have been much gratified by a charming visit from my Son. He looks very pale, but says he is...
For the communications by Mrs. Black, you have my grateful acknowledgements. She made me only a...
When your Son delivered me your kind letter, little did I think, it would be so long, before I...
I hear by Dr Tufts that our Medford Farm will be greatly injured by the middlesex Canal being cut...
The night before, our Exhibition I received your kind letter, which indeed sunk my spirits, as...
I have been gratified by receiving two kind letters from you. No circumstance of joy or sorrow...
It has been a cold backward Spring, & Abby could not get abroad as I wished, she has a great deal...