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1 Adams, John Boston Patriot From John Adams to Boston Patriot, 1809 1809-01-01 There are two Sentences in Talleyrand’s Letter of the 28th of August, 1798 which ought not to...
2 Adams, John Asking for Prayers on the Death of a Grandchild, 1809 1809-01-01 John Adams with his Consort and their Family desire prayers that the death of a grandchild may be...
3 Adams, John Boston Patriot From John Adams to Boston Patriot, 1809 1809-01-01 You very well know, that the Publication of my Letters in Pamplets and Numbers, was a project of...
4 Adams, John Whipple, Oliver From John Adams to Oliver Whipple, 3 March 1809 1809-03-03 I have recieved your favour of February 23rd and thank you for the friendly as well as the...
5 Adams, John Cunningham, William From John Adams to William Cunningham, 22 February 1809 1809-02-22 Inclosed you will find a phillipic of our angry, pevish, fretful Prophet Jonah. His anger is his...
6 Adams, John Rush, Benjamin From John Adams to Benjamin Rush, 20 February 1809 1809-02-20 When you informed me that Mr Cooper in his Life of Dr Priestly had ascribed to that Philosopher,...
7 Adams, John Van der Kemp, François Adriaan From John Adams to François Adriaan Van der Kemp, 16 … 1809-02-16 I have yours of the 18. Jan. When you receive your Diploma you will have no fees to pay. We have...
8 Adams, John Cunningham, William From John Adams to William Cunningham, 14 February 1809 1809-02-14 The complaint in your favour of the 11th, of the refusal to publish your Chathams, is no suprise...
9 Adams, John Cunningham, William From John Adams to William Cunningham, 11 February 1809 1809-02-11 I have your favour of 14 ult. The Mirror was never read—and if it ever should be it will be...
10 Adams, John Lovell, James From John Adams to James Lovell, 7 February 1809 1809-02-07 If our friend as you say is writhing in a Fox trap those who as you say nibbled when I sent...
11 Adams, John Guest, Henry From John Adams to Henry Guest, 29 January 1809 1809-01-29 I am favoured with your kind Letter of the 20th. At your age and mine, as the Body fails to...
12 Adams, John Rush, Benjamin From John Adams to Benjamin Rush, 23 January 1809 1809-01-23 What Signify Clamours against Commerce Property Kings Nobles Demagogues Democracy, the Clergy...
13 Adams, John Varnum, Joseph Bradley From John Adams to Joseph Bradley Varnum, 9 January … 1809-01-09 The following comments were written, within a few days after the appearance in public of this...
14 Adams, John Cunningham, William From John Adams to William Cunningham, 3 January 1809 1809-01-03 I have your favours of December 17, and 21st. I hope you will not insinuate a comparison between...
15 Adams, John Van der Kemp, François Adriaan From John Adams to François Adriaan Van der Kemp, 31 … 1808-12-31 In answer to your kind Inquiries concerning my health, in your favour of the 14th, I can inform...
16 Adams, John Varnum, Joseph Bradley From John Adams to Joseph Bradley Varnum, 26 December … 1808-12-26 I receive very kindly your obliging letter of the 15th. of this month. Ever since my return from...
17 Adams, John Quincy, Josiah, III From John Adams to Josiah, III Quincy, 23 December 1808 1808-12-23 I thank you for all the fine Speeches you send me and especially for that of Mr Loyd and the...
18 Adams, John Rush, Benjamin From John Adams to Benjamin Rush, 22 December 1808 1808-12-22 I know not whether I shall make you smile or weep, excite your ridicule or pity or contempt when...
19 Adams, John Smith, John Adams From John Adams to John Adams Smith, 14 December 1808 1808-12-14 It is a long time since I had a Letter from you. In the last I think you prophesied “Wonders in...
20 Adams, John Cunningham, William From John Adams to William Cunningham, 13 December 1808 1808-12-13 I laughed when I read your Expectation, that what you had written on J. Q. A. would be printed. I...
21 Adams, John Green, Isaiah L. From John Adams to Isaiah L. Green, 9 December 1808 1808-12-09 I received, yesterday, from the Post Office, under your franc, the nervous Reply of Nine of our...
22 Adams, John Cunningham, William From John Adams to William Cunningham, 25 November 1808 1808-11-25 I have your favour’s of the 12th and 16th: of the month. The letter of President Washington...
23 Adams, John Quincy, Josiah, III From John Adams to Josiah, III Quincy, 25 November 1808 1808-11-25 I owe you a thousand thanks, to speak in the good old English form of civility, for the Speech...
24 Adams, John Cunningham, William From John Adams to William Cunningham, 7 November 1808 1808-11-07 The letter of General Washington would have remained in obscurity forever, as far as I know, as...
25 Adams, John Cunningham, William From John Adams to William Cunningham, 15 October 1808 1808-10-15 The information in your last letter, to look in the Palladium for certain speculations, is very...
26 Adams, John Duvall, Gabriel From John Adams to Gabriel Duvall, 13 October 1808 1808-10-13 I have received the Letter you did me the honor to write me on the Seventeenth of September; and...
27 Adams, John Rush, Benjamin From John Adams to Benjamin Rush, 10 October 1808 1808-10-10 The three Classes of People in Boston, who direct our public Affairs are the Same as those you...
28 Adams, John Smith, John Adams From John Adams to John Adams Smith, 10 October 1808 1808-10-10 It gives me great pleasure to observe in your letter of the first of this month your increasing...
29 Adams, John Guest, Henry From John Adams to Henry Guest, 30 September 1808 1808-09-30 I agree with you in your obliging letter of the eighth of this month that the new England states...
30 Adams, John Rush, Benjamin From John Adams to Benjamin Rush, 27 September 1808 1808-09-27 That Rosicrusian Sylph, that Fairy Queen Mab, or that other familiar Spirit whatever it is, that...
31 Adams, John Cunningham, William From John Adams to William Cunningham, 27 September … 1808-09-27 The papers to No. 6, which you mention in your kind letter of the 19th I have never seen nor...
32 Adams, John Rush, Benjamin From John Adams to Benjamin Rush, 8 September 1808 1808-09-08 I will not Stand upon Ceremonies, with you, and wait for the Return of a Visit, or an Answer to...
33 Adams, John Rush, Benjamin From John Adams to Benjamin Rush, 31 August 1808 1808-08-31 Instead of preparing for Commencement, I am answering your delicious Letter of the 24th.—But...
34 Adams, John Van der Kemp, François Adriaan From John Adams to François Adriaan Van der Kemp, 15 … 1808-08-15 You have puzzled and confounded me, by your Letter of the 3 of Aug.—After allarming me with Some...
35 Adams, John Van der Kemp, François Adriaan From John Adams to François Adriaan Van der Kemp, 15 … 1808-08-15 The inclosed Letter came under cover, to me in a letter from your father dated the 3d. of August....
36 Adams, John Rush, Benjamin From John Adams to Benjamin Rush, 25 July 1808 1808-07-25 Handsome Bradford, of thy City, allarmed me, the other day at our Athenaeum in Boston, by telling...
37 Adams, John Shaw, William Smith From John Adams to William Smith Shaw, 10 July 1808 1808-07-10 I request the favour of you to insert the foregoing Letter in the next Anthology. It is a...
38 Adams, John Guest, Henry From John Adams to Henry Guest, 26 June 1808 1808-06-26 I have received your favour of the fifteenth of this Month and read it with pleasure; and my Son,...
39 Adams, John Rush, Benjamin From John Adams to Benjamin Rush, 20 June 1808 1808-06-20 I give you this Title for the present only. I Shall Scarcely allow you to be a political, moral,...
40 Adams, John Van der Kemp, François Adriaan From John Adams to François Adriaan Van der Kemp, 25 … 1808-04-25 You were a Letter in my debt, when you wrote yours of March 17th but you did not know it. I wrote...
41 Adams, John Rush, Benjamin From John Adams to Benjamin Rush, 18 April 1808 1808-04-18 I have your favour of the 5th. My dear Mrs Adams bids me present her friendly regards to you and...
42 Adams, John Smith, John Adams From John Adams to John Adams Smith, 15 April 1808 1808-04-15 You ask me whether “an armed Vessel of a belligerent Nation has a right to search a vessel of a...
43 Adams, John Smith, William Steuben From John Adams to William Steuben Smith, 15 April 1808 1808-04-15 I thank you for your agreeable letter of 31st March from Albany. Grumbles at the Embargo appear...
44 Adams, John Review of James Hillhouse, Propositions, 12 April 1808 1808-04-12 Review Propositions for amending the Constitution of the United States, Submitted by Mr Hillhouse...
45 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 12 April 1808 1808-04-12 In your favour of March 25th. you express a hope that nothing like a distribution of Money, among...
46 Adams, John Sullivan, James From John Adams to James Sullivan, March 1808 1808-03-01 Mr Pickerings Letter Neither Mr Pickerings claim to a Share of Attention, nor the republican duty...
47 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 18 March 1808 1808-03-18 Your luminous Letter of the 27th of Feb. and 6. March are is before me. Was this an homogenious...
48 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 5 March 1808 1808-03-05 Livy in his 42. Book and chapters 29 and thirty, as an introduction of his History of the War...
49 Adams, John Rush, Benjamin From John Adams to Benjamin Rush, 25 February 1808 1808-02-25 Your two last Letters have puzzled me. In one you tell me that your Citizens are clamorous...
50 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 19 February 1808 1808-02-19 In Answer to your Letter of the 27 of January I request you to make Provision for Advancing me,...