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41 Adams, John Adams, George Washington From John Adams to George Washington Adams, 8 June 1821 1821-06-08 Though the theory of Government is a nice and dangerous Study as I have found by experience; Yet...
42 Adams, John Adams, George Washington From John Adams to George Washington Adams, 15 May 1822 1822-05-15 I will not trouble you to read a history of my pains and aches, as an apology for neglecting to...
43 Adams, John Adams, George Washington From John Adams to George Washington Adams, January … 1822-01-01 Tell your Father that I have found the old circular pedigree which looks like so many wheels...
44 Adams, John Adams, George Washington From John Adams to George Washington Adams, 10 February … 1822-02-10 Thanks for your No 15—Your Father advised wisely to the Abbe Condilla. I knew him personally. He...
45 Adams, John Adams, George Washington From John Adams to George Washington Adams, 3 April … 1820-04-03 If you can obtain leave of absence I wish for the pleasure of your Company here on the twelfth of...
46 Adams, John Adams, George Washington From John Adams to George Washington Adams, 12 January … 1820-01-12 I thank you for your letter of new-years-day, and congratulate you on your arrival in the great...
47 Adams, John Adams, George Washington From John Adams to George Washington Adams, 23 June … 1821-06-23 I have received a very pleasant letter from you of the 21st. of the month; your close attention...
48 Adams, John Adams, John From John Adams to John Adams, 18 November 1823 1823-11-18 Your account of the first part of your journey, is quite as entertaining and instructive as is...
49 Adams, John Adams, John From John Adams to John Adams, 16 October 1824 1824-10-16 Your frolicsome letter of the 10th of October has come to hand this morning and amidst the...
50 Adams, John Adams, John From John Adams to John Adams, 25 October 1822 1822-10-25 In the reign of Charles 1st of England, Henry Adams came to America from Devonshire and settled...
51 Adams, John Adams, John From John Adams to John Adams, 28 November 1824 1824-11-28 Your letter, of the 21st. sprightly and entertaining like all the rest, has been recieved. I...
52 Adams, John Adams, John From John Adams to John Adams, 12 January 1824 1824-01-12 Your letter of the 28th: Decr. is an epistle of a sage. I will tell you a story, of ancient days....
53 Adams, John Adams, John From John Adams to John Adams, 2 November 1823 1823-11-02 I thank you for two letters written at two notable periods of your life one at the happy meeting...
54 Adams, John Adams, John From John Adams to John Adams, 1 February 1824 1824-02-01 Your letter of the 18th of January is full of candid, temperate and accurate criticism I know not...
55 Adams, John Adams, John To John Adams from John Adams, 21 October 1822 1822-10-21 In compliance with your request in your condescending favr. of the 30th. Ulto. that I should...
56 Adams, John Adams, John From John Adams to John Adams, 7 March 1824 1824-03-07 Your kind letter of the 22d: February No 15 is as pleasing to me as the former numbers. I have...
57 Adams, John Adams, John From John Adams to John Adams, 19 February 1825 1825-02-19 I recieved, as usual with great delight your letter of the 12th inst. Your account of all things...
58 Adams, John Adams, John From John Adams to John Adams, 26 November 1821 1821-11-26 I also am an advocate first for universal suffrage 2dly. for universal emancipation 3dly for...
59 Adams, John Adams, John From John Adams to John Adams, 20 November 1824 1824-11-20 Your No 42 has given me pleasure like the rest. I ought to thank you for your assiduity in giving...
60 Adams, John Adams, John From John Adams to John Adams, 21 March 1817 1817-03-21 Nothing from your Family gives me more pleasure than to hear as I do, that you are a diligent...
61 Adams, John Adams, John From John Adams to John Adams, April 1818 1818-04-01 I am much pleased with your Translation The Character of Anacreon is one of the many Mysteries of...
62 Adams, John Adams, John From John Adams to John Adams, 30 September 1822 1822-09-30 I thank you for a pretty volume of Poetic effusions; for want of sight I have not read them, but...
63 Adams, John Adams, John From John Adams to John Adams, 2 January 1820 1820-01-02 Your letter of the 27th. of December has given me great pleasure—though I shuddered at the idea...
64 Adams, John Adams, John From John Adams to John Adams, 11 December 1825 1825-12-11 I thank you for your kind Letter—and your Father still more for his permission in permiting you...
65 Adams, John Adams, John From John Adams to John Adams, 22 April 1825 1825-04-22 You have been the most punctual correspondent that I ever had except your Brother—but for four...
66 Adams, John Adams, John From John Adams to John Adams, 24 January 1825 1825-01-24 Your account of the Death and Character of General R. G. Harper gave me a great deal of pain, he...
67 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 25 July 1820 1820-07-25 I thank you for the promptitude with which you paid my debt to Mr Gales & Seaton—and discontinued...
68 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 30 September 1817 1817-09-30 Mr Jefferson has been good enough to Send me the enclosed Pamphlet An history of the restoration...
69 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 10 October 1818 1818-10-10 Exoterick and Esoterick Doctrine. See the American Encyclopedia Tit. Exoterick: the French, Title...
70 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 2 January 1818 1818-01-02 I have received your Letter of the 26th. of December 1817 inclosing a Postnote upon the Branch...
71 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 13 January 1818 1818-01-13 Of Mr Wait, I know little, but that he was once introduced to me by General Knox, twice by Judge...
72 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 3 February 1819 1819-02-03 You made me a rich present when you allowed your son George to spend his vacation with me. He has...
73 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 10 May 1821 1821-05-10 My thanks are due to you, and are most joyfully given, for two copies of your Report on Weights...
74 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 24 July 1822 1822-07-24 At the request of our worthy friend and excellent Neighbour Dr Amos Holbrook; I transmit you the...
75 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 10 March 1822 1822-03-10 Contrary to my established habit for many years I must now become an intercessor for a candidate....
76 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 15 November 1822 1822-11-15 I received the letter you did me the honor to write me, on the 7th. of this month. Inclosing a...
77 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 8 December 1817 1817-12-08 Nature did not make me of a jealous disposition; but a dismal experience has made me Suspicious...
78 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 10 August 1817 1817-08-10 Yesterday was one of the most uniformly happy days of my whole long life. The Morning brought Us...
79 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 8 February 1819 1819-02-08 I have been employed for a month or six weeks in hard labour to save you trouble. I have...
80 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 18 February 1825 1825-02-18 I have received your letter of the 9th: Never did I feel so much solemnity as upon this...
81 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 24 December 1818 1818-12-24 Your favour of the 14th. found me deeply immersed in researches, not astromical or mineralogical...
82 Adams, John Boylston, Ward Nicholas From John Adams to Ward Nicholas Boylston, 15 September … 1820-09-15 O that I had the talent at description of a Homer a Milton or a Walter Scott I would give you a...
83 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 28 October 1817 1817-10-28 I have not acknowledged your 5. & 7 Octr. We have had another delightful Family Scene. Madam De...
84 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 4 December 1823 1823-12-04 I have seen many of your poetical effusions, from the time when you were at College, to this last...
85 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 20 March 1817 1817-03-20 I will teise you no more, at present, with Metaphysicks or Books. I expect with Something very...
86 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 7 October 1822 1822-10-07 I thank you for the present of your Book and your kind letter of the 24th. September. It was...
87 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 18 January 1826 1826-01-18 I have received your letter inclosing the letters from Mr Basset and Mr. Custis Congress had...
88 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 2 March 1825 1825-03-02 I enclose you a letter from honest Spafford. I do it with great reluctance but he has so much...
89 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 6 June 1821 1821-06-06 I have enclosed to the President a letter from Dr Waterhouse. I wish you would ask to see it....
90 Adams, John Adams, John Quincy From John Adams to John Quincy Adams, 30 January 1826 1826-01-30 I herewith inclose to you a letter addressed to me from Mr Shaw written at my request. I can only...