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51London July 1. 1786. (Adams Papers)
Last night, Coll. Smith and his Lady, took their Leave of Us, and went to their House in Wimpole...
52July [6] Thursday. (Adams Papers)
Dined at Clapham, at Mr. Smiths. Dr. Kippis, Dr. Reese, Dr. Harris, Mr. Pais, Mr. Towgood and his...
53London July 8. Saturday. (Adams Papers)
In one of my common Walks, along the Edgeware Road, there are fine Meadows, or Squares of grass...
At Hackney, heard a Nephew of Dr. Price, who is settled at Yarmouth. It may be of Use to minute...
55London July 20. Thursday. (Adams Papers)
“Every Act of Authority, of one Man over another for which there is not an absolute Necessity, is...
56London July 21. Fryday. (Adams Papers)
Maj. Langbourne dined with Us again. He was lamenting the difference of Character between...
57July 24. 1786. Monday. (Adams Papers)
Went with Mr. Bridgen, Col. Smith, Mrs. Smith, to The Hide in Essex, the Country Seat of Brand...
Mr. Brand Hollis and Mr. Brand, Mr. and Mrs. Smith, and Mr. and Mrs. Adams, took a ride to...
59July 26. Wednesday. (Adams Papers)
Mr. B. Hollis, Miss Brand, Mrs. Adams, Mrs. Smith, and I walked to Mill Green, or Mill Hill the...
Went with Mrs. Adams to Braintree about Eighteen miles from the Hide. As our Objects were fresh...
Returned to Grosvenor Square to Dinner. The Adams party’s return to London on Friday, 28 July, is...
Michael Sawrey, at Plymouth Gillies St. Martins Lane. Garthshores Sastres Edgware Road. No. 20....
63[August 1787] (Adams Papers)
At Kin gsbridge, the southerly Point of the County of Devonshire, the birth Place of my Brother...
641787. August 7 [i.e. 6?] (Adams Papers)
At Kin gsbridge, the southerly Point of the County of Devonshire, the birth Place of my Brother...
65Monday. Aug. 6. (Adams Papers)
Dined at Totness, thro which the River Dart runs to Dartmouth. Slept at Newton bushell. This date...
I have the Satisfaction to inform you that the definitive Treaties were all Signed yesterday, and...
This Morning for the first Time, was delivered me the Resolution of Congress of the first of May,...
We have received from Congress a Resolution by which We are to be impowered to negotiate a Treaty...
I have received with very great Pleasure, your favours of June 26 and July 18. If my Townsmen of...
I thank you for your Favours of June 26 and July 5 and for your obliging Congratulations, on the...
In the Name of God Amen, I William Smith of Weymouth in the County of Suffolk and Commonwealth of...
I have had another Fever, which brought me low, but as it has carried off certain Pains and...
Yours of Jany. 10 to Mr. Robbins, he shewed me this Moment and informs Me, he goes on Board on...
I have this Day, by Special Permission from their Majesties obtained by Mr. West the Painter who...
I have time only to inform you that We are well, and to repeat my earnest Wish and Expectation to...
I was much disappointed, on the Arrival of Mr. Temple in London, at not finding a Letter from...
Your kind Letter of 20 Jany. I received Yesterday. Mr. Tylers Letter inclosed is here answered....
I Yesterday received your Letter of the thirteenth of January. The Subject of it has for some...
At Amsterdam I received your Letter of the 18 and to day that of the 20th. Write me, when you...
Last night I received yours of the 1. with the Letter from your Mother to you, by which it...
A young Gentleman of 17, must not talk of low Spirits for Small disappointments. He must...
I received your Letter of the 15th. on the 18th. and that of the 18th. this moment, and am happy...
There is no Accomplishment, more usefull or reputable, or which conduces more to the Happiness of...
From the first of April to this time, I have been in constant and anxious Expectation of hearing...
Your Letter of the 23d. has made me the happiest Man upon Earth. I am twenty Years younger than I...
With the tenderest emotions of a father’s heart, I congratulate you on your agreeable voyage, and...
Your favour without a Date, just now received and Mr. Jeffersons Arrival, a Month sooner than he...
I have the Pleasure of yours of July 30. and advise you to purchase the Coach and prepare every...
I am here, happily Settled with my Family and I feel more at home, than I have ever done in...
Know all Men by these Presents, that I John Adams of Braintree in the County of Suffolk in the...
Mr. and Mrs. Adams present their Compliments to Dr. Franklin and hope to have the Honour of his...
Last night I received yours of 1 Jan. and immediately accepted the Bill for 50 £. St. payable in...
It was yesterday only that I received your Favour of Nov. 26, which contains many Things which...
Last Evening, Mr. Jefferson, my worthy Friend called upon me to shew me a Letter from Mr. Gerry...
I hope, that before this day you are Safely arrived at New York, and that in another Month, I...
Dr. 1784. June. 24. To Cash pd. Nath. Austin 19/6 July. 1. To Nath. Willis 30/9 2. 10. 3 July....
I have received your kind Letter of June 3. and rejoice to hear of the Health and Welfare of our...
I hope Mr. Storer, when he delivers this Letter, will find you a Student in the University, or...
I have received your Letter by Mr. Church, and am very happy to hear of your Safe Arrival, and...
I have received, your instructive and entertaining Letter of the 15. of October, and although a...