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Extract printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , January 1, 1756. Governor Morris and the...
Extract printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , January 8, 1756. Jacob Levan, Esq; was sent by us...
MS not found; reprinted from extract in The Pennsylvania Chronicle , June 1–8, 1767. We have been...
ALS (draft): American Philosophical Society Yesterday we tapp’d the Porter, and found it...
Extract printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , January 29, 1756. We have been here since Sunday...
Printed in part in The Gentleman’s Magazine , XLIX (supplement, 1779), pp. 647–8; printed in full...
Draft: American Philosophical Society I have perus’d the Letters and Papers you put into my...
Photograph of ALS : Académie des sciences, Paris A Place among your foreign Members is justly...
Letter not found: to Robert Adam, c.13 Jan. 1774. On c.13 Jan. 1774 Adam wrote to GW : “I am...
In case of your going to England I should be obliged to you for using your Endeavours to purchase...
You may depend on my giving your Letter to Capt. Marston who sets out for Philadelphia on Monday....
I have written but once to you since I left you. This is to be imputed to a Variety of Causes,...
I shall pass over in silence the Complementary introduction to your Letter, not because these...
Yours of April 15th. this moment received. I thank You for it—and for your offer of Milk, but We...
Many have been the particular Reasons against my Writing for several days past, but one general...
I received your very agreable Letter, by Mr. Marston, and have received two others, which gave me...
I was very glad to receive a Line from you, by Mr. French, tho the Account you give me of the...
Returned from a Ramble in Town which began at 10 in the Morning. Dined with my Friend S. Adams...
I sincerely Congratulate my much Esteemed friend on the Restoration of the invaluable Blessing of...
I promised you, Sometime agone, a Catalogue of your Faults, Imperfections, Defects, or whatever...
I am very well yet:—write to me as often as you can, and send your Letters to the Office in...
I thank you for all your kind favours. I wish I could write to you, much oftener than I do. I...
I am extreamly afflicted with the Relation your Father gave me, of the Return of your Disorder. I...
By the same Token that the Bearer hereof satt up with you last night I hereby order you to give...
I would not loose the Opportunity of writing to you—tho I must be short. Tedious, indeed is our...
I had a tollerable Journey hither, but my Horse trotted too hard. I miss my own Mare—however I...
I have nothing to do here, but to take the Air, enquire for News, talk Politicks and write...
Accidents are often more Friendly to us, than our own Prudence.—I intended to have been at...
Wrote at the Request of A Gentleman who described the Late Glorious Event of sacrificeing several...
This is the second day of the Term at York: very little Business--very hot weather. My...
I am so idle, that I have not an easy Moment, without my Pen in my Hand. My Time might have been...
Love sweetens Life, and Life sometimes destroys Love. Beauty is desirable and Deformity...
Mr. Winthrop, Mr. Quincy and I came this Morning from York, before Breakfast, 15 Miles, in order...
The Disappointment you mention was not intended, but quite accidental. A Gentleman, for whom I...
Your kind letter I receiv’d to day and am greatly rejoiced to hear you are all so well. I was...
Mobs are the trite Topick of Declamation and Invective, among all the ministerial People, far and...
I have this moment finished Copying The manuscript you was kind enough to Lend me, and must write...
We have lived thro the Heat, and Toil, and Confusion of this Week. We have tried three of the...
Have you seen a List of the Addressers of the late Governor? There is one abroad, with the...
This is the last Opportunity I shall have to write you from Braintree for some Weeks. You may...
Your kindness to me in a former absence, requires some acknowledgment in this. I write to you,...
I thank you my dear Sister for all your kind offers. I have not been able yet to get Miss Dolly...
The Deacon and his Three Children are arrivd and the Operation has been performed, and all well....
When or where this Letter will find you, I know not. In what Scenes of Distress and Terror, I...
It was not forgetfulness, that prevented my writing. You must not ascribe to forgetfulness my not...
Having a Leisure Moment, while the Congress is assembling, I gladly embrace it to write you a...
Three of our Company, have now the Small Pox upon them, Wheat, Badger, and Elderkin. We have seen...
In your last you inquire tenderly after my Health, and how we found the People upon our Journey,...
When I cast my Eyes backward; and take a general survey, of the great alterations which have been...
I had written to the Deacon before I had received Yours, wherein I have your Sanction for it, and...