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51 Dawes, Thomas Adams, John To John Adams from Thomas Dawes, 27 April 1789 1789-04-27 I am afraid that I have not the honour of a sufficient acquaintance with your Excellency fully to...
52 Edwards, Pierpont Adams, John To John Adams from Pierpont Edwards, 27 April 1789 1789-04-27 The absence of the Honorable Roger Sherman our Mayor necessitated the measure of presenting you...
53 Barnwell, Robert Washington, George To George Washington from Robert Barnwell, 27 April … 1789-04-27 By the late Congress a Board of Commissioners was appointed to consist of one person from the...
54 Biddle, Clement Washington, George To George Washington from Clement Biddle, 27 April 1789 1789-04-27 I have frequently called to see Billy he continues too bad to remove—Doctor Smith was uneasy...
55 Cebra, James Washington, George To George Washington from James Cebra, 27 April 1789 1789-04-27 The Petition of James Cebra of the City of New York humbly Sheweth. That your Petitioner is a...
56 McKean, Thomas Washington, George To George Washington from Thomas McKean, 27 April 1789 1789-04-27 I have an ambition to take a share in Your Excellency’s administration, and know of no line in...
57 Macpherson, William Washington, George To George Washington from William Macpherson, 27 April … 1789-04-27 I hope your Excellency will pardon my troubling you at this important moment, on a subject which...
58 Milligan, James Washington, George To George Washington from James Milligan, 27 April 1789 1789-04-27 It is with much diffidence and hesitation, that, I presume to address your Excellency at a...
59 Washington, George Augustine Washington, George To George Washington from George Augustine Washington … 1789-04-27 The reports of last Week were commited to the Tuesdays Stage and hope that nothing will interfere...
60 Rutledge, John, Jr. Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from John Rutledge, Jr., 27 April … 1789-04-27 Bordeaux, 27 Apr. 1789 . Has received TJ’s of 17th with enclosed letters of introduction for...
61 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 26 April 1789 1789-04-26 Major Gibbs Captain Beals & mr Woodard all are going to New-york, and all have desired Letters,...
62 La Radière, Augustin-Gabriel des Hayes de Washington, George To George Washington from Augustin-Gabriel des Hayes de … 1789-04-26 Colonel Brillent de la Radiere, my Brother, died in 1779, in the service of the United...
63 Monroe, James Madison, James To James Madison from James Monroe, [ca. 26] April 1789 1789-04-26 I was favord with yours upon my return a few days since from the districts of Staunton &...
64 Kinloch, Francis Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from Francis Kinloch, 26 April 1789 1789-04-26 I received some time ago from the hands of Mr. Izard a copy of your Notes on the State of...
65 Sarsfield, Guy Claude, Comte de Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from Sarsfield, 26 April 1789 1789-04-26 [ Paris ], 26 Apr. 1789 . Sends compliments, and expects to come wish him bon voyage, hoping to...
66 Bowdoin, James, Sr. Adams, John To John Adams from James Bowdoin, Sr., 25 April 1789 1789-04-25 The request of your late neighbour Mr. Woodward occasions this letter. It is his wish to be...
67 Rodgers, John Adams, John To John Adams from John Rodgers, 25 April 1789 1789-04-25 Dr. Rodgers presents his most respectful Compliments to His Excellency the Vice President of the...
68 Sargeant, Nathaniel Peaslee Adams, John To John Adams from Nathaniel Peaslee Sargeant, 25 April … 1789-04-25 when I had the pleasure of conversing with you at Boston I took the freedom to recommend Mr....
69 Hamilton, Alexander Anthon, George Conveyance to George Anthon, 25 April 1789 1789-04-25 New York, April 25, 1789. Conveys to Anthon in return for eight hundred pounds “All that certain...
70 Tilton, James Washington, George To George Washington from James Tilton, 25 April 1789 1789-04-25 However unexceptionably I may have conducted the business of the continental loan-office of...
71 Bingham, William Madison, James To James Madison from William Bingham, 25 April 1789 1789-04-25 I will make no Apology to you for the small Portion of Time that the Perusal of this letter may...
72 Madison, James Import Duties, [25 April] 1789 1789-04-25 A fifteen-cent duty on Jamaica rum was approved. The House then took up the twelve-cent duty on...
73 Bondfield, John Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from John Bondfield, 25 April 1789 1789-04-25 Bordeaux, 25 Apr. 1789 . Since his of 18th, six vessels have arrived from America: “one from...
74 Hindman, William Adams, John To John Adams from William Hindman, 24 April 1789 1789-04-24 I am aware of the unpleasant Situation in which Gentlemen of elevated Characters in power are...
75 Rush, Benjamin Adams, John To John Adams from Benjamin Rush, 24 April 1789 1789-04-24 Inasmuch As I never mean to solicit an Office of any kind under Congress for myself, I am induced...
76 Unknown Washington, George To George Washington from ——, 24 April 1789 1789-04-24 One who has long known and venerated your character and who is anxiously solicitous for your fame...
77 French, Robert Washington, George To George Washington from Robert French, 24 April 1789 1789-04-24 Heads of a Petition from Rt French, Mariner of Philadelphia Confin’d in the Fort, Island St Croix...
78 Hazen, Moses Washington, George To George Washington from Moses Hazen, 24 April 1789 1789-04-24 General Hazens most respectful Compliments to His Excellency General Washington begs to Inform...
79 Martin, Robert Washington, George To George Washington from Robert Martin, 24 April 1789 1789-04-24 I had the honor of being introduced to your acquaintance by Col. Hamilton in 79 at middlebrook. I...
80 Thomson, Charles Washington, George To George Washington from Charles Thomson, 24 April … 1789-04-24 I intended to have waited upon you in person and submited to your inspection the enclosed report...
81 Madison, James Import Duties, [24 April] 1789 1789-04-24 Formal consideration of the Committee of the Whole report was now before the House. Several...
82 Jefferson, Thomas Bancroft, Edward From Thomas Jefferson to Edward Bancroft, 24 April 1789 1789-04-24 I have duly received your favor of the 14th. and communicated it to Mr. Paradise, who desires me...
83 Limozin, André Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from André Limozin, 24 April 1789 1789-04-24 Le Havre, 24 Apr. 1789 . Since his of 16th, three Philadelphia and one Glasgow ships have...
84 Washington, George [April 1789] 1789-04-16 [16 April 1789] About ten o’clock I bade adieu to Mount Vernon, to private life, and to domestic...
85 Duncan, Robert Adams, John To John Adams from Robert Duncan, 23 April 1789 1789-04-23 Permit me to join the Citizens of the America in heart felt Congratulations on your Excellencys...
86 Otis, Samuel Allyne Adams, John To John Adams from Samuel Allyne Otis, 23 April 1789 1789-04-23 It seems to have been a rule in Senate that Copies should not ordinarily go down to the House...
87 Sarsfield, Guy Claude Adams, John To John Adams from Guy Claude Sarsfield, 23 April 1789 1789-04-23 Lorsque nous nous sommes quittés, Je me suis dit qu’il ne falloit pas penser a vous Ecrire parce...
88 Washington, George [Diary entry: 23 April 1789] 1789-04-23 [23 April 1789] The display of boats which attended and joined us on this occasion, some with...
89 Booth, James Washington, George To George Washington from James Booth, 23 April 1789 1789-04-23 Having been informed, that all applications for Offices under the Federal Government, must be...
90 Clinton, George Washington, George To George Washington from George Clinton, 23 April 1789 1789-04-23 I have been honored with your Letter of the 25th of last Month—I begg leave to assure your...
91 Conway, John Washington, George To George Washington from John Conway, 23 April 1789 1789-04-23 Colo. Conway Begs leave to Congratulate his Excellency General Washington on his appointment to...
92 Heth, William Washington, George To George Washington from William Heth, 23 April 1789 1789-04-23 I leave this, to be presented to you at a proper season. Unaccustomed to solicit employment, and...
93 Pleasants, Thomas, Jr. Madison, James To James Madison from Thomas Pleasants, Jr., 23 April … 1789-04-23 I had the pleasure of writing to you in last Month by Colo. Wm Heth. This you will receive by Mr...
94 Randolph, Edmund Madison, James To James Madison from Edmund Randolph, 23 April 1789 1789-04-23 I was this morning favored with yours of the 12th. instant, as I had been many weeks before with...
95 Jefferson, Thomas Grand & Cie. From Thomas Jefferson to Grand & Cie., 23 April 1789 1789-04-23 I have received your letter wherein you mention that the arrears of interest due from the United...
96 Jefferson, Thomas Ruellan & Cie. From Thomas Jefferson to Ruellan & Cie., 23 April 1789 1789-04-23 Your favor of the 20th. instant is just received, with the letter it inclosed; for your care of...
97 Washington, George President and Faculty of Princeton College and the … From George Washington to the President and Faculty of … 1789-04-21 As your truly affectionate and solemn address to me on my late appointment merits, so it...
98 Adams, Abigail Adams, John Abigail Adams to John Adams, 22 April 1789 1789-04-22 I received mr Bourn’s Letter to day, dated this day week, and I was very happy to Learn by it...
99 Adams, Abigail Lovell, James Abigail Adams to James Lovell, 22 April 1789 1789-04-22 I this evening received your letter of April 12 th. tho’ you love a labyrinth you always give a...
100 Adams, John Adams, Abigail John Adams to Abigail Adams, 22 April 1789 1789-04-22 This is the first Moment I have been able to Seize, in order to acquaint you of my Arrival and...