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151 Adams, John Adams, Abigail John Adams to Abigail Adams, 19 April 1789 1789-04-19 I have been so diligent on the Road and so much interrupted by Company at the Taverns that this...
152 Smith, William Stephens Adams, John To John Adams from William Stephens Smith, 19 April … 1789-04-19 I had the Pleasure of receiving your letter of the 10th. inst. the last evening, and should have...
153 Croxall, Charles Washington, George To George Washington from Charles Croxall, 19 April … 1789-04-19 It was my intention to have done myself the honor of waiting on your Excellency in person but...
154 Jackson, William Washington, George To George Washington from William Jackson, 19 April … 1789-04-19 Amidst the important cares which engage his attention, will my dear General permit the respectful...
155 Lyles, William Washington, George To George Washington from William Lyles, 19 April 1789 1789-04-19 This will be forwarded to your Excellency by Robert Young Esqr. of Nottingham, in Maryland, who...
156 Smith, Thomas Washington, George To George Washington from Thomas Smith, 19 April 1789 … 1789-04-19 Letter not found: from Thomas Smith, 19 April 1789. On 23 Sept. 1789 GW wrote to Smith: “I have...
157 Madison, James Pendleton, Edmund From James Madison to Edmund Pendleton, 19 April 1789 1789-04-19 My last was committed to Majr. Rogers of your County who embarked some days ago from this place...
158 Madison, James Madison, James (Reverend) From James Madison to the Reverend James Madison, 19 … 1789-04-19 Letter not found. 19 April 1789. Acknowledged in the Reverend James Madison to JM, 5 May 1789 ....
159 Brissot de Warville, Jacques Pierre Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from Brissot de Warville, 19 April … 1789-04-19 Une dame de ma Connoissance, L’Epouse de Colonel La Terriere maintenant etabli à philadelphie,...
160 Morris, Gouverneur Enclosure: Abstract of Mr. G. Morris’s plan of American … 1789-04-19 MS ( DLC ); entirely in TJ’s hand; endorsed by him: “Finance. G. Morris’s system.” The copy...
161 Jaquett, Peter Washington, George To George Washington from Peter Jaquett, 18 April 1789 1789-04-18 A series of misfortune since the conclusion of the late War oblidges me to trouble your...
162 Lincoln, Benjamin Washington, George To George Washington from Benjamin Lincoln, 18 April … 1789-04-18 I had the pleasure a few days since of receiving your Excellencys very kind favor of the 11...
163 Williams, Otho Holland Washington, George To George Washington from Otho Holland Williams, 18 … 1789-04-18 The honor of being known to your Excellency will, I trust, excuse my omiting to mention the...
164 Maury, Fontaine Madison, James To James Madison from Fontaine Maury, 18 April 1789 1789-04-18 I have recived your two favors with their respective Inclosures, which have been forwarded. I am...
165 Madison, James Import Duties, [18 April] 1789 1789-04-18 FitzSimons proposed duties on teas that discriminated between those imported from India and China...
166 Bondfield, John Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from John Bondfield, 18 April 1789 1789-04-18 I am honor’d with your favor of the 12th. We have at present in this Port the Ships Le Marquis de...
167 Washington, George Citizens of Baltimore From George Washington to the Citizens of Baltimore, 17 … 1789-04-17 The tokens of regard and affection, which I have often received from the Citizens of this Town,...
168 Committee of Congress Washington, George To George Washington from the Committee of Congress, 17 … 1789-04-17 The Committee appointed in consequence of the Resolutions of both Houses of Congress, and which...
169 Jay, John Washington, George To George Washington from John Jay, 17 April 1789 1789-04-17 The Day after my last Letter to you of the 14 Inst. was written, Mr Benson informed me that...
170 Lear, Tobias Washington, George To George Washington from Tobias Lear, 17 April 1789 1789-04-17 I called at Mr Moncrieff’s with the enclosed bill, and was informed that he went over to the...
171 McHenry, James Washington, George To George Washington from James McHenry, 17 April 1789 1789-04-17 Baltimore, 17 April 1789. Recommends for office Robert Purviance, Joshua Barney, and Robert...
172 Vaughan, Samuel, Jr. Madison, James To James Madison from Samuel Vaughan, Jr., 17 April … 1789-04-17 I make no excuse for sending you at present the Work of Mr Le Trosne because from your...
173 Madison, James Import Duties, [17 April] 1789 1789-04-17 The duty on salt was under consideration. Mr. Madison . From the nature of the arguments made use...
174 Bancroft, Edward Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from Edward Bancroft, 17 April 1789 1789-04-17 I duely received your favours of the 30th. ulto. and 9th. inst. and I have lost no time in using...
175 Jefferson, Thomas Gérard de Rayneval (Reyneval), Joseph Matthias From Thomas Jefferson to Rayneval, 17 April 1789 1789-04-17 As the moment of my departure approaches, I take the liberty of recalling to your mind the order...
176 Jefferson, Thomas Rutledge, John, Jr. From Thomas Jefferson to John Rutledge, Jr., 17 April … 1789-04-17 Having been informed that the mercantile body at Lisbon are very attentive to strangers, and...
177 Beckley, John Adams, John To John Adams from John Beckley, 15 April 1789 to 16 … 1789-04-15 RESOLVED that a Committee of two members from the Senate, and three members from the House of...
178 Otis, Samuel Allyne Adams, John To John Adams from Samuel Allyne Otis, 15–16 April 1789 1789-04-15 Resolved, that a Committe of two Members from the Senate & three from the House of...
179 Beckley, John Adams, John To John Adams from John Beckley, 16 April 1789 1789-04-16 On motion, Ordered that Mr. Gilman, Mr. Ames, and Mr. Gale, be a Committee in conjunction with a...
180 Purviance, Robert Adams, John To John Adams from Robert Purviance, 16 April 1789 1789-04-16 The Honor I formerly had in a personal acquaintance with you, and the experience I have fully...
181 Bishop, Samuel Adams, John To John Adams from Samuel Bishop, 16 April 1789 1789-04-16 In consideration of the great learning and eminent Services of His Excellency John Adams Esqr....
182 Sherman, Roger Adams, John To John Adams from Roger Sherman, 16 April 1789 1789-04-16 The Mayor, Aldermen, common Council and Freemen of the City of New Haven in the State of...
183 Washington, George [Diary entry: 16 April 1789] 1789-04-16 [16 April 1789] About ten o’clock I bade adieu to Mount Vernon, to private life, and to domestic...
184 Washington, George Mayor, Corporation, and Citizens of Alexandria From George Washington to the Mayor, Corporation, and … 1789-04-16 Although I ought not to conceal, yet I cannot describe, the painful emotions which I felt in...
185 Ward, Joseph Washington, George To George Washington from Joseph Ward, 16 April 1789 1789-04-16 Boston, April 16th 1789. “At this era, when every moment of your time is precious, I feel...
186 Broom, Jacob Madison, James To James Madison from Jacob Broom, 16 April 1789 1789-04-16 I congratulate you upon the success of that inestimable Constitution which I had the honor to...
187 Gorham, Nathaniel Madison, James To James Madison from Nathaniel Gorham, 16 April 1789 1789-04-16 Your election to a seat in the new Goverment I think you can entertain no doubt was pleasing to...
188 Madison, James Import Duties, [16 April] 1789 1789-04-16 White suggested the duty on hemp be fixed at seventy-five cents per hundredweight. Mr. Madison...
189 Bayard, M. Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from Bayard, 16 April 1789 1789-04-16 J’ai L’honneur d’exposer à votre Excellence La triste position du Sr. Maizieres, Negociant...
190 Bingham, William Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from William Bingham, 16 April 1789 1789-04-16 It will give you pleasure to hear that a very commendable Spirit of Industry and Enterprize, has...
191 Gallwey, John Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from John Gallwey, 16 April 1789 1789-04-16 Nantes, 16 Apr. 1789 . Will be “singularly happy” to serve TJ in any way. “The only vessel now in...
192 Limozin, André Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from André Limozin, 16 April 1789 1789-04-16 Le Havre , 16 Apr. 1789 . In reply to TJ’s letter of the 12th, the three American ships here at...
193 Vernes, Jacob Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from Jacob Vernes, [ca. 16 April … 1789-04-16 [ L’Orient, ca. 16 Apr. 1789 .] Acknowledges TJ’s letter of the 12th: “ J’y vois avec peine le...
194 Willink, Van Staphorst, and Hubbard Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from Willink, Van Staphorst & … 1789-04-16 Amsterdam, 16 Apr. 1789 . They acknowledge TJ’s favor of the 9th enclosing a letter from the...
195 Butler, Pierce Adams, John To John Adams from Pierce Butler, 15 April 1789 1789-04-15 On my return to Town last night I found on my Desk the inclosed letter, Covered by a Note from Mr...
196 “H. G.” Willett, Marinus H. G. to Marinus Willett, [15 April 1789] 1789-04-15 H___ G___. having been informed that Mr. Willet has received a letter from the Attorney General,...
197 Braxton, Carter Washington, George To George Washington from Carter Braxton, 15 April 1789 1789-04-15 Altho your appointment to the Presidentship of America under the new Government be not yet...
198 Oster, Madame Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from Madame Oster, 15 April 1789 1789-04-15 Nancy, 15 Apr. 1789 . Is grateful to TJ for offering to take her letters to America. Asks him to...
199 Peters, Richard Adams, John To John Adams from Richard Peters, 14 April 1789 1789-04-14 My Friend Mr. Sharp Delany goes to New York for the Purpose of obtaining the Appointment of...
200 Hamilton, Alexander Account with the State of New York, [14 April 1789] 1789-04-14 State of N.Y. to Alexander Hamilton for services as Member of Congress from 21 Feby–5 May 73 days...