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No. Author Recipient Title Date Context
1 Unknown III-A-1. Combined County Inventory of Slaves and … 1757-01-01 99 Napkins and Towels27 Towels 27/. 3 Fenders 9/
2 Washington, Richard Washington, George Invoice from Richard Washington, 20 August 1757 1757-08-20 1 ps. Huccabuck TowellingHuckaback is a loosely woven, soft cotton or linen towelling.
3 Unknown III-A-2. Account of Items in the Estate Used by Martha … 1759-01-01 24 pillow Cases & Towels99 Napkins and Towels
4 Washington, George Robert Cary & Company Enclosure: Invoice to Robert Cary & Company, 20 … 1759-09-20 Doulas was a coarse linen used for work shirts and toweling.
5 Washington, George Robert Cary & Company Enclosure: Invoice to Robert Cary & Company, 28 … 1760-09-28 for Towel 2 pieces best Nankeen with buttons & Mohair to suit...
6 Savil, Elisha Inventory of Deacon John Adams’ Estate, 9 October 1761 1761-10-09 9 Sheets 3 table Cloths 3 Towels 4 Pellow Cases
7 Jefferson, Thomas Memorandum Books, 1767 1767-01-01 Dowlas was a coarse linen fabric used for towels and shirts (
8 Jefferson, Thomas Memorandum Books, 1769 1769-01-01 Gave Jupiter to pay for making towels 2/.
9 Vergennes, Charles Gravier, Comte de Franklin, Benjamin The Comte de Vergennes to Benjamin Franklin: A … 1778-12-18 1. Diaper Towel.
10 Washington, George General Orders, 14 August 1779 1779-08-14 ...Stewart” for “making & marking of table Cloths towels” and includes the note, “Recd the above...
11 Blaine, Ephraim Washington, George To George Washington from Ephraim Blaine, 14 July 1781 1781-07-14 ...it best to forward it and the Diaper for Toweling whole in Order that it may be made proper...
12 Thaxter, John Adams, John I. John Thaxter’s Inventories of Household Furnishings … 1782-05-14 11 towels
13 Adams, John [October 1782] 1782-10-01 ...Chairs, and you are furnished with hot linnen, Towels &c. There is a Bell which you ring...
14 Adams, John 1782 Oct. 27. Sunday. 1782-10-27 ...Chairs, and you are furnished with hot linnen, Towels &c. There is a Bell which you ring...
15 Jefferson, Thomas Memorandum Books, 1784 1784-01-01 .... makg. 2. pr. sheets 8/ do. 12 towels 12/.
16 Dumas, Marie II. Marie Dumas’ Inventory of Household Furnishings: A … 1784-06-22 ...two drawers to hold water for washing with a hand towel....pitcher for washing and a hand towel
17 Jefferson, Thomas Memorandum Books, 1790 1790-01-01 ...Robertson for 3 pr. sheets, 3. tablecloths, 15 towels £14–1–3.
18 Brown, James Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from James Brown, 7 October 1790 1790-10-07 : A stout linen fabric used for toweling (
19 Hamilton, Alexander Alexander Hamilton’s Fourth Draft of the Report on the … 1791-01-01 shirtings, coarse towelling, bedticks, hosiery. shirtings, sheetings, toweling,
20 Adams, Abigail Cranch, Mary Smith Abigail Adams to Mary Smith Cranch, 18 April 1791 1791-04-18 ...as to get me a dozen yds of diaper for towels I have not one there, and whatever else you...
21 Hamilton, Alexander Alexander Hamilton’s Final Version of the Report on the … 1791-12-05 ..., Tow linens, coarse shirtings, sheetings, toweling and table linen, and various mixtures...
22 Jefferson, Thomas Remsen, Henry From Thomas Jefferson to Henry Remsen, 13 November 1792 1792-11-13 ...their colours stand, and even try whether a towel dipped in soap and water and rubbed on...
23 Remsen, Henry Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from Henry Remsen, 19 November 1792 1792-11-19 ...before I tried their durability with a coarse towel dipped in soap suds. In that trial...
24 Jefferson, Thomas Memorandum Books, 1793 1793-01-01 Gave Petit to pay for 4. doz. towels 12.
25 Hamilton, Alexander Hamilton, Elizabeth From Alexander Hamilton to Elizabeth Hamilton, 12 … 1794-08-12 ...out, put in flannel & rubbed dry with towels. Immediately upon his being. taken out let...
26 Adams, Abigail Smith Cranch, Mary Smith From Abigail Smith Adams to Mary Smith Cranch, 13 June … 1798-06-13 ...would Whiten me a cotton Sheet or two & some towels which are in a trunk in the Garret. Let...
27 Adams, Abigail Smith Cranch, Mary Smith From Abigail Smith Adams to Mary Smith Cranch, 17 July … 1798-07-17 ...You to get me a peice of the plain Russia towelling. the Sheeting and toweling take a receipt...
28 Jefferson, Martha (Martha Jefferson Randolph) Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from Martha Jefferson Randolph, 10 … 1802-07-10 ...exactly recollect what they were but sheets, towels counterpanes and tea china were I think...
29 Adams, Louisa Catherine Johnson Adams, John Quincy From Louisa Catherine Johnson Adams to John Quincy … 1806-12-21 ...to a sudden curent of air sett fire to a towel which was thrown over a Basket and in a few...
30 Vauquelin, Nicolas Louis Enclosure: Nicolas Louis Vauquelin’s Analysis of Green … 1809-01-12 , they were compressed in a towel to seperate all that was soluble. This operation was......towel...
31 Griffin, Burgess Jefferson, Thomas Burgess Griffin to Thomas Jefferson, 27 December 1809 1809-12-27 the table Clothe & towels war found Since
32 Peale, Charles Willson Jefferson, Thomas Charles Willson Peale to Thomas Jefferson, 2 May 1815 1815-05-02 ...all our house-linnen, sheets, Table cloaths, Towels, some coarse linnen, & a piece of...
33 Treadway, Susanna Boylston Adams Clark Adams, Sarah Smith From Susanna Boylston Adams Clark Treadway to Sarah … 1815-05-04 ...; the screws and key, are also sewed in the towel, I hope they will do no injury. the volume...
34 Treadway, Susanna Boylston Adams Clark Adams, Sarah Smith From Susanna Boylston Adams Clark Treadway to Sarah … 1817-03-11 ...without inconvenience, speak for a piece of Diaper towelling, for me? they make it so much...
35 Coolidge, Ellen Wayles Randolph Randolph, Martha Jefferson Extract of Ellen W. Randolph (Coolidge) to Martha … 1817-08-18 states that the towels previously sent were “a ‘heartsome sight’” but worries...
36 Jefferson, Thomas Harrison, Samuel J. From Thomas Jefferson to Samuel J. Harrison, 24 October … 1821-10-24 ...in the oppy of being useful to you. as mr Towels
37 Peale, Charles Willson Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from Charles Willson Peale, 2 July … 1824-07-02 ...said his practice was to wash with a coarse towel of a foot square, then rub dry with...
38 Adams, John Quincy John Quincy Adams, Josiah Quincy, III, Inventory of … 1826-09-01 11 do Towels