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1 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 20 January 1778 1778-01-20 I am happy in having it in my power to furnish you with a Copy of Mr. Duche’s Letter, which is...
2 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 6 March 1778 1778-03-06 Your much esteemed favor came to hand this day, in which you inform me of the departure of your...
3 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 31 March 1778 1778-03-31 Since I wrote you last, the mystery of blank Dispatches being sent by Capt. Folgier from France...
4 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 3 April 1778 1778-04-03 I have just heard a piece of news from Mr. Lovell, which he says comes in a packet lately arrived...
5 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 18 April 1778 1778-04-18 Since I had the pleasure of addressing you last, I have found in the office a Narrative...
6 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 9 May 1778 1778-05-09 I have had the pleasure of receiving your agreeable favour of the 9th. of April. I am so...
7 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 16 May 1778 1778-05-16 I do myself the honor to inclose the postscript to Hall & Sellers’s Paper of the 9th instant...
8 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 22 May 1778 1778-05-22 I am happy in informing you, that the Marquiss de La Fayette has safely returned to the Main...
9 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 10 June 1778 1778-06-10 Your favor of the 21st. and 26th. of May came to hand yesterday. I was exceedingly shocked at the...
10 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 6 July 1778 1778-07-06 Permit me to congratulate you on the safe Arrival of Mr. Adams at France. It is an event that has...
11 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 10 July 1778 1778-07-10 I had been so short a time in this place when I wrote you last, that it was out of my power to...
12 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 17 July 1778 1778-07-17 In my letter of the 11th. inst. I mentioned the arrival of the French Ambassador at Chester. I am...
13 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 2 September 1778 1778-09-02 Your much esteemed favors of 23d. July and 19th. Augst. came to hand on Monday. Your Letters and...
14 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 11 September 1778 1778-09-11 Your favor of the 26th. Augst. I was honored with last Monday. Just after I had wrote my last to...
15 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 15 September 1778 1778-09-15 Since the date of that letter mentioning my not having recieved any intelligence from home for...
16 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 15 December 1779 1779-12-15 The Reason of our being in Spain, you will, perhaps, be no stranger to, when this reaches You. I...
17 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 16 December 1779 1779-12-16 This Afternoon I visited one of the Churches in this place; and casting my Eyes into one Corner...
18 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 18 January 1780 1780-01-18 After twenty odd days spent in climbing Mountains, sinking into Valleys, tumbling over Rocks,...
19 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 16 February 1780 1780-02-16 On the ninth of this Month We all happily arrived here, and with Hearts replete with Gratitude....
20 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 15 March 1780 1780-03-15 On Monday Morning I had the Honor to go with his Excellency and Mr. D ana to breakfast with the...
21 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 30 April 1780 1780-04-30 That a Nation once distinguished in the Annals of Mankind, should by the Pride, Avarice,...
22 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 12 May 1780 1780-05-12 On the 10th. of this Month I had the pleasure of recieving Letters from Hingham dated in...
23 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 17 May 1780 1780-05-17 I was made happy this day by the Receipt of your esteemed favor of the 2d. of March. You say,...
24 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 18 June 1780 1780-06-18 About a fortnight since Mr. Hutchinson, formerly Governor of the Massachusetts Bay, dropped down...
25 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 21 August 1780 1780-08-21 I have the pleasure of informing You, that Mr. Dana this day recieved a letter from Mr. A dams of...
26 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 19 September 1780 1780-09-19 A few days since I had the honor of a letter from Mr. A., who I have the pleasure to inform You...
27 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 20 September 1780 1780-09-20 I had the honor yesterday of a most excellent letter under the signature of Portia dated 21st....
28 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 1 April 1781 1781-04-01 I have been duly honoured with your two favours of the 18th. of Novr. and 8th. of December. I am...
29 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 27 May 1781 1781-05-27 I have been honoured with your favor of the 5th. February last. It would give me infinite...
30 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 21 July 1781 1781-07-21 Ten months have I been waiting for an opportunity to forward my Letters, but none has presented,...
31 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, August 1781 1781-08-01 I am almost ashamed to intrude another Letter by this Conveyance, which, if it should prove a...
32 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 2 December 1781 1781-12-02 ’Tis a pleasing Reflexion to one absent, that his Correspondence with his friends meets with no...
33 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 19 December 1781 1781-12-19 By the last Mails came the King’s Speech, the Address of the two Houses in answer, and the...
34 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 7 March 1782 1782-03-07 Your favor of the 9th. of December last informs me of the Arrival of the Apollo, Minerva, and...
35 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 23 June 1782 1782-06-23 Since my last an important Revolution has taken place here respecting our Country. A formal...
36 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 27 July 1782 1782-07-27 Soon after writing You at Amsterdam, I was unfortunate enough to have a Relapse, after I thought...
37 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 16 August 1782 1782-08-16 I am to express my Acknowledgments to You for your kind favor of the 17th. June last, with which...
38 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 3 September 1782 1782-09-03 What pleasing Sensations does a Packet from the other side of the Atlantic produce? Every part of...
39 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 9 October 1782 1782-10-09 In receiving the Communication, that the T reaty of Amity and Commerce between the United States...
40 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 17 October 1782 1782-10-17 I am thus far advanced on my Journey, and shall continue it from hence tomorrow. I found Mr....
41 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 10 November 1782 1782-11-10 We arrived here the 26th. last Month after a tedious Journey in a crazy Carriage, with the...
42 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 14 November 1782 1782-11-14 I forwarded a Letter to You, Madam, yesterday by Capt. Barney, Commander of the Packet...
43 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 19 November 1782 1782-11-19 In my melancholy, unhappy Moments, (for such I sometimes have), I recur to my old Letters for...
44 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 27 November 1782 1782-11-27 You will believe me, when I inform You, that I am grievously disappointed in only having to...
45 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 15 December 1782 1782-12-15 I intended to have wrote largely by this Opportunity, but have been confined ever since last...
46 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 16 January 1783 1783-01-16 About three weeks agone, I forwarded a packet of Letters to Mr. Cranch, inclosing one to him—the...
47 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 22 January 1783 1783-01-22 I little expected, when writing to You on the 16th. instant, to have so soon congratulated You...
48 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 30 January 1783 1783-01-30 In acknowledging the receipt of your kind favor of 26th. October and in confessing it was...
49 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 28 March 1783 1783-03-28 Peace seems to have closed all Communication with America. ’Tis a very long time since any...
50 Thaxter, John Adams, Abigail John Thaxter to Abigail Adams, 18 April 1783 1783-04-18 For about three Weeks in the Time of Lent, the Play Houses are shut up, on account of its being a...