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1 February 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I have just received your Favour of Yesterday and thank you for the Promptitude with which ... 2 February 1784 Adams, John to Clinton, George Mr C. W. Schubert, de Rawitz, in Poland, proposes to embark in march for New York, and there ... 3 February 1784 Laurens, Henry to Adams, John The Packet accompanying this, was put into my hands by Mr. Reid formerly President of ... 4 February 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We have received your Excellency’s esteemed favour of 1 febr, by whch. we See you are ... 4 February 1784 Wilhem & Jan Willink to Adams, John The Houses send to your Excellency the Sheme of the projected Loan, but in order to Leave ... 5 February 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I have received your Favour of the Fourth, and considered its Contents. I am very Sorry to ... 5 February 1784 Coffin, Alexander to Adams, John While your great application to Public business increases the number of your friends ... 5 February 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I received the Letter you did me the Honour of writing to me the 24th past. You have had a ... 6 February 1784 DeBerdt, Dennis to Adams, John I have now the Honor to forward you a letter from my friend Mr: Edward Browne of Ostend, ... 6 February 1784 Jay, John to Adams, John Dr. Franklin informs me, that in your Passage from England to Holland, you experienced many ... 8 February 1784 Hogendorp, Carolina Wilhelmina Haren van to Adams, John Je N’ai pas l’honneur d’etre Connuë de Vous Mais la Cruelle inquiettude ou je Me trouve au ... 10 February 1784 Adams, John to Bingham, William Since my Arrival at this Place and indeed Since I left London I have heard no News of Mr Jay.... 10 February 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress I had Scarcely finished my Dispatches, to go by Mr Thaxter with the definitive Treaty, when ... 10 February 1784 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund Two Days to Harwich, 2 or 3 days there, 3 or 4 at Sea, and 5 or 6. more walking, riding in ... 10 February 1784 Ridley, Matthew to Adams, John I am honored with yours of the 25th: Ulto. You will perhaps have heard by other hands the ... 11 February 1784 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin Last night I received your obliging Favour of the fifth of this Month. ... 11 February 1784 Adams, John to Laurens, Henry Last night I received yours of the third of this Month, accompanied with the Packet, put ... 11 February 1784 Adams, John to Reed, Joseph Your kind Favour of the 30 Ult. was deliverd to me last night, together with the Packet, ... 11 February 1784 Cranch, John to Adams, John As there is so little temptation, at present, to an englishman, to pay any attention to the ... 11 February 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We postponed to answer the honour of your Excellency’s favour of 5 febr, in hope to be able ... 13 February 1784 Adams, John to Jay, John I have recd a Letter from Mr Gerry, at Phila. 23 Nov. Thaxter arrived there the night before.... 14 February 1784 Adams, John to Jay, John Last Evening, after mine to you of Yesterdays date, was gone to the Post office, yours of ... 14 February 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We have had the honour to receive your most esteem’d Favour of the day before yesterday, and ... 14 February 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I have just received your Letter of Yesterday, as I Suppose, tho without a Date and have ... 16 February 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We have received your most honour’d Favour in answer to our Letter of Saturday, and observe ... 16 February 1784 Wilhem & Jan Willink to Adams, John We received with pleasure your Excelly’s favour this morning and hope you are satisfyed with ... 19 February 1784 Bingham, William to Adams, John I received your Favor of the 10th Inst ... 20 February 1784 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin The Day before Yesterday the Baron de Thuilemeyer the Envoy to their High Mightinesses, from ... 21 February 1784 Adams, John to Jeune, A. Le I have recd the Letter you did me the Honour to write me Yesterday ... 21 February 1784 Cerisier, Antoine Marie to Adams, John J’espere que dans peu vous aurez la satisfaction de voir paraître l’ouvrage de Mr de Mably, ... 21 February 1784 Reed, Joseph to Adams, John I was duly honoured with your Favour of the 11th. Instt. which I communicated to Dr. ... 22 February 1784 Adams, John to Cerisier, Antoine Marie I thank you for your Favour, of the 21st: and for the Communication of the Letter from my ... 22 February 1784 Adams, John to Ingraham, Duncan Jr. I am ashamed to have, let your Letter remain so long unanswered— I did not know untill I ... 23 February 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I receiv’d with Pleasure, your Favour of the 16th. which informs me of the Engagement of the ... 23 February 1784 Chavannes de la Giraudière, L. de to Adams, John Le politique Hollandais est mort, et le Mercure Hollandais vient reprendre sa place. J’ai ... 24 February 1784 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I have the Honour of receiving your Excellencys Letter of the 10th Instant ... 25 February 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We have received the honour of your Excellcy’s estemed favour of 23 febr, containing an ... 26 February 1784 Warren, James to Adams, John Since my last which went by Mr Temple, I have had the pleasure of receiving yours of the ... 27 February 1784 Weems, Mason Locke to Adams, John Tho’ I have not the honour of being personally acquainted with you, I flatter myself this ... 28 February 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John We had the honor of receiving your Favour of the 20th: Inst, and are persuaded that the ... 28 February 1784 Heyman, Herman to Adams, John I have the Honour to Reply on your Ecellence much esteemed favor of the 30 Past, which I ... 28 February 1784 Spener, Charles to Adams, John May it please Your Excellence to give a kind reception to the historical Almanack for the ... 3 March 1784 Adams, John to Weems, Mason Locke I have receiv’d the Letter you did me the Honour to write me, under the Cover of my Friend ... 3 March 1784 Cerisier, Antoine Marie to Adams, John Vous apprendrez de Mr Rosart imprimeur des Remarques de Mr de Mably à quel point cet ouvrage ... 4 March 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We take the Liberty of sending herewith the General Bond of the new Loan with the Dutch ... 8 March 1784 Lafayette, Marie-Joseph-Paul-Yves-Roch-Gilbert du Motier, marquis de to Adams, John Before I Had a Pointed Reason to write, My friendship for You, and our Common zeal for the ... 9 March 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress On the Eighteenth of February the Baron de Thulemeyer, Envoy Extraordinary to their High ... 9 March 1784 Wilhem & Jan Willink to Adams, John Agreable to your esteemed favour we have the honour to inclose your acct Amounting to ... 9 March 1784 Sythoff, Lambert to Adams, John On the ninth day of March in the Year of our Lord One Thousand seven hundred and eighty ... 12 March 1784 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I take the Liberty of enclosing an American. newspaper & an Extract out of an English one. ... 13 March 1784 Smith, Isaac, Sr. to Adams, John The ship Dutche’s of Kingston in which Mr Dana came in is now bound to Lisbon, from whence ... 14 March 1784 Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von to Adams, John Lê Roi desirant donner au Traité de Commerce a conclure entre S. M. et les Etats Unis de ... 14 March 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John We have lately received a Letter from the Secretary of Congress, of which I enclose a Copy, ... 17 March 1784 Pickering, Timothy to Adams, John I beg leave to trouble you with the inclosed letter to Miss Elizabeth White in London, the ... 19 March 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We have the pleasure to advice your Excellency that the Loan is So far advanced, that all ... 21 March 1784 J. F. Rosart & Co. to Adams, John Nous avons l’Honneur de Vous accompagner L’ouvrage de Mr. De Mablÿ, d’après La Promesse que ... 24 March 1784 Adams, John to Spener, Charles I have received the Almanack you were pleased to Send me, and I beg of you to accept of my ... 24 March 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I have received your favour of the 19: and congratulate you on the Success of the Loan. It ... 24 March 1784 Daniel Crommelin & Sons to Adams, John The occasion of our addressing you the present is to inform you, that we have to our ... 25 March 1784 Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von to Adams, John Vous avez desiré, Monsieur, d’être instruit des marchandises & productions qui pourroient ... 26 March 1784 Adams, John to Daniel Crommelin & Sons I have receiv’d the Letter you did me, the Honour to write me, on the twenty fourth of this ... 27 March 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress I have the Honour to inclose Copies of three Notes which I have receiv’d from the Prussian ... 27 March 1784 Adams, John to Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von I have received the Letter you did me the Honour to write me, the twenty fifth of this ... 28 March 1784 Adams, John to Lafayette, Marie-Joseph-Paul-Yves-Roch-Gilbert du Motier, marquis de I did not receive your Letter of the 8th, untill the day before yesterday.— That I have not ... 31 March 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I have the honour of acquainting your Excellency, that an Express from Congress is at last ... 31 March 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We received your Excellency’s most esteemed Letter of the 24th. of this Month. We rejoice ... 2 April 1784 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I duely received the Letter, you did me the Honour to write me, on the Subject of a Treaty ... 2 April 1784 Adams, John to Jay, John I blush to acknowledge, that I received your favour of the 6. Feb. in its Season and in good ... 6 April 1784 Adams, John to Lee, Arthur Your Favour of 14. Jan. was brought me Yesterday. I have been obliged to come here, in order ... 6 April 1784 Dalton, Tristram to Adams, John By my friend Jona Jackson Esqr. who sailed for Ireland and England in Decer last, I did ... 6 April 1784 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I have done myself the Honor of Answering your Excellencys Letter of the 10th of Febry by ... 8 April 1784 Jay, John to Adams, John I thank You for your obliging Letter of the 2d. Inst—& congratulate you on the Recovery of ...

Document Group Draft Letters to Samuel Osgood

9 April 1784 Lafayette, Marie-Joseph-Paul-Yves-Roch-Gilbert du Motier, marquis de to Adams, John A friendly letter I wrote You, and the One I Receive is not so affectionate as usual. The ... 9 April 1784 Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von to Adams, John J’ai l’honneur de Vous envoier ci joint en original le Projet du Traité de Commerce a ...

Document Group Proposed Prussian-American Treatyof Amity and Commerce[9 April – post 5 May 1784]

10 April 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress I have the Honour to inclose to Congress a Copy of a Letter from the Baron De Thulemeier, ... 10 April 1784 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin Inclosed is Copy of a Letter from the Baron de Thulemeier and Copy of a Project of a Treaty ... 16 April 1784 Adams, Samuel to Adams, John I have not receivd a Letter from you of a later Date than the 10th of Septr. last. Extracts ... 16 April 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John We duly receiv’d (Mr Jay & me) the Letters you did us the honour of writing to us the 27th ... 16 April 1784 Holtzhey, Jean George to Adams, John on the 26 last, I have sent your Excell̃: pr the Marketboat, the Two Medals you desired, ... 18 April 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John As we hear that you are soon Expected at Paris, I Beg leave to mention to you that the Bills ... 20 April 1784 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I have just now received the Letter which Dr Franklin did me the Honour to write me on the ... 20 April 1784 Adams, John to Hurd, John I have received the Letter you did me, the Honour to write me, the 20. Nov. last, and ... 20 April 1784 Adams, John to Jay, John I am extreamly Sorry, to read in your Letter of the 8th. that you think of embarking for ... 20 April 1784 Adams, John to Sullivan, James I am very much obliged by your Favour of the 21. of December. it is a great Pleasure to ... 22 April 1784 Adams, John to Carmichael, William I have received the Letters you did me the Honour to write me from Madrid the 15. Jan. and ... 22 April 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress I received Sometime Since a Letter from an American Gentleman now in London, a Candidate for ... 23 April 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas I have this Moment the Pleasure of your Letter of the 18. The Bills you mention, which were ... 26 April 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I have two favours to ask of you. 1. That you would give orders to Mr: Puller, in Broad ... 26 April 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John Inclosed is a letter which I received by the last packet from New york, and which I ... 27 April 1784 Jackson, Jonathan to Adams, John To the care of Doctr Parker who I am told will be a safe conveyance, & who has promised to ... 27 April 1784 Jay, John to Adams, John Your Favr. of the 20th. Inst. arrived last Evening— It is not in pursuance of a recent or ... 29 April 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John We received the Letter you did us the honour of writing to us the 10th. Inst, with the ... 1 May 1784 Adams, John to Adams, Samuel I received this morning your Letter of November 4 & Decr 4, with great Pleasure. I had heard ... 1 May 1784 Adams, John to Jackson, Jonathan This day I receiv’d, your kind Letter of the 27 of April, with the two Letters. ... 2 May 1784 Adams, John to Dalton, Tristram I have recd, Yesterday, your obliging Letter of the fifth of December, having before ... 4 May 1784 Adams, John to Adams, Samuel Your advice “to reconcile myself to the Thought that Justice may not be done me, till I am ... 4 May 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas I wrote you the 23 Ult. and expect your Answer by the next Post. To Day I have yours of 26 ... 4 May 1784 Adams, John to Fizeaux, Grand & Co. I have received repeated Letters from Mr. Barclay, who is settling American Accounts, ... 4 May 1784 Adams, John to Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von Mr Adams presents his Compliments to the Baron De Thulemeier: He has received from Paris, ... 6 May 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I had the pleasure of receiving your letter relative to the House at Auteuil, since which ... 7 May 1784 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I have the Honour of having received your Excellencys Letter, wherein I find a most Obliging ... 7 May 1784 Reed, Joseph to Adams, John I should not have put you to the Expence of a Letter by the Post. But Mr. Vanbibber a ... 7 May 1784 — 3 June 1784 Instructions to the American Commissioners, May–June 1784 to American Commissioners Whereas Instructions bearing date the 29th. day of October 1783 were sent to the Ministers ... 8 May 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I am to take with me to Paris, a Quantity of Bills of Exchange, formerly accepted by me, in ... 9 May 1784 Adams, John to Rolland & Co. I have rec’d the Letter you did me the Honour to write me yesterday. ... 11 May 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas I have this Moment rec’d your Letter of the 6th: and have now only to say, that if you have ... 11 May 1784 Adams, John to Jay, John Your favour of the 27. April is, before me.— I wish very Sincerely that my family had made a ... 11 May 1784 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John I did myself the Honour of writing to your Excellency by the last Post, & inclosing a ... 11 May 1784 Lee, Arthur to Adams, John I cannot let this opportunity, thõ, from Mr. Jefferson’s hurry, a transitory one, pass; ... 12 May 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas I am Sorry to have given you, So much Trouble about the House, to no purpose: But I am weary ... 12 May 1784 Joint Commission to Negotiate a Treaty of Amity and Commerce with Great Britain, 12 May 1784 To all to whom these presents shall come or be made known—Send Greeting— ... 13 May 1784 Adams, John to Adams, Samuel I have received your Letters by Mr Jackson and Mr Appleton. The former I answered Some days ... 13 May 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress Since my last Arrival in Holland, I have not transmitted to Congress, the Details of the ... 13 May 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress The Measures taken by the Neighbouring Powers are likely to produce an intimate Friendship ... 13 May 1784 Adams, John to Jenings, Edmund I have received your Letter with the Copy inclosed, which has affected me too tenderly, to ... 13 May 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I am favor’d, with your letter of the 4th. and thank you for the Trouble you took with the ... 14 May 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress As I had the Honour to observe in a former Letter there is a Fermentation in the Courts of ... 14 May 1784 Adams, John to Cranch, Richard I am here in anxious Expectation of the Arrival of my Family, which I hope are coming in ... 14 May 1784 Weems, Mason Locke to Adams, John Your Excellency’s very Friendly Letter of the 22 April is safely come to hand, for which be ... 16 May 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas Last Night I received your letters of the 10th. and 11th. Inst: and am ... 20 May 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I Shall go to Amsterdam next Week, receive all the Bills of Messrs Fizeaux & Co and Send ... 20 May 1784 President of Congress to American Commissioners I have the Honor to transmit to you the following Acts of Congress relating to the formation ... 22 May 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I am favor’d with your letter Covering one from Mess: Hope & Co. relative to the Draughts on ... 24 May 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas I am here to collect together the Bills and Send them to you by Express. ... 25 May 1784 Bondfield, John to Adams, John You will have receiv’d advice before this of the departure of Mr Jay for London. I was at ... 25 May 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John En vous acheminant les Lettres, &c. ci-jointes, j’ai le plaisir de pouvoir vous dire, qu’il ... 28 May 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas I have this moment your Favour of 22. last night I returned from Amsterdam, where I have ... 1 June 1784 Thaxter, John to Adams, John The time of Mrs— As. departure draws so near, & the Conveyance is so unexceptionable, that I ... 1 June 1784 Warren, Mercy Otis to Adams, John This will be handed you by a person who will insure the welcome did it come from one who has ... 2 June 1784 Lafayette, Marie-Joseph-Paul-Yves-Roch-Gilbert du Motier, marquis de to Adams, John Altho’ I Have not Been Honoured with an Answer to My last letter, I will not lose time in ... 7 June 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress Some Weeks ago the Baron de Thulemeier called upon me and delivered me the Paper, copy of ... 7 June 1784 Jackson, Jonathan to Adams, John I have to acknowledge the receipt of three Letters from you & to ask pardon for the ... 10 June 1784 Willink, Jan to Adams, John The express set of thursday morning the 3d of June, with the bills of exchange, your letter ... 11 June 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas My Express who sett off, on the third from Amsterdam is with you before now, and I hope you ... 11 June 1784 Adams, John to Lafayette, Marie-Joseph-Paul-Yves-Roch-Gilbert du Motier, marquis de I received in Season, the Letter mentioned in yours of the Second of this Month, but as ... 15 June 1784 Adams, John to Jackson, Jonathan The Day before Yesterday, Mr Bingham arrived and delivered me the Extracts, for which I am ... 16 June 1784 Dalton, Tristram to Adams, John I cannot omit paying my most sincere Respects by your good Mrs Adams—on whom and your ... 16 June 1784 Gerry, Elbridge to Adams, John Here I am after a six Months Session at Annapolis, on my Way to Massachusetts, & altho my ... 16 June 1784 Morris, Robert to Adams, John I have not any Letters from your Excellency which are unanswered except those of the twenty ... 16 June 1784 Palmer, Joseph to Adams, John I heartily give you joy of your meeting your Mrs Adams & her amiable Daughter, as you will ... 18 June 1784 Thomson, Charles to American Commissioners I have the honor of forwarding three comm[issions] which were not prepared in time to go by ... 19 June 1784 Jefferson, Thomas to Adams, John Supposing that you would receive from Congress a direct communication of the powers given to ... 22 June 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress If my Memory does not deceive me, I have heretofore transmitted to Congress, the Advice of ... 22 June 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John Account of Bills of Exchange drawn by the Commrs. of Loans in America on Henry Laurence & ... 23 June 1784 Jenings, Edmund to Adams, John There are several Arrivals from America one of which has, I am told, brought a Packet ... 25 June 1784 Adams, John to Adams, Samuel I have this morning received your Favours of the 16 & 17 of April, and am fully with you in ... 25 June 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I received your letter by the Post and Express almost at the same time. Your things went ... 25 June 1784 Lafayette, Marie-Joseph-Paul-Yves-Roch-Gilbert du Motier, marquis de to Adams, John At the Very instant of Sailing for America, I stop to Send You the New Modelled Regulations ... 26 June 1784 — 27 June 1784 Bingham, William to Adams, John When I had last the pleasure of Seeing you, I was not altogether determined what Route I ... 27 June 1784 Adams, John to Gerry, Elbridge I received your Favours by Mr Reed and by Coll Herman, and am much obliged to you for your ... 27 June 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John Inclosed I have the Honour of sending to your Excellency Copies of Papers contain’d in a ... 29 June 1784 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin The Baron de Reishack, has several times said to me that his Court expected that Congress ... 29 June 1784 Warren, James to Adams, John Mrs. Adams. & Miss Nabby left us last Sunday was a week ago. with a very fine Wind. which ... 29 June 1784 Wilhem & Jan Willink to Adams, John We receive this night a letter of the Express with advice of his arrival with 3 truncks in ... 30 June 1784 Adams, John to Osgood, Samuel I received your Letters with great Pleasure. They let me into many Misteries before ... 30 June 1784 Adams, John to Reischach, Baron Franz von I have the Honour to inclose in Confidence Copy of the Resolution of Congress of the 29 Day ... 30 June 1784 Reischach, Baron Franz von to Adams, John Cest bien malgré moi, que je n’ay pu repondre tout de Suitte à Votre lettre de ce matin, ... 30 June 1784 Adams, John to Reischach, Baron Franz von I have this Moment the Honour of your obliging Favour of this Days Date, and I beg of you to ... 30 June 1784 Adams, John to Warren, James Your amiable Son, has done me the favour of his Company, here, for a Day or two, and this ... 30 June 1784 Adams, John to Wilhem & Jan Willink I have just now received your Favour of Yesterday and am very Sorry to find by it that my ... 1 July 1784 Adams, John to Fagel, Hendrik When I was in London last November & December I amused myself often, by running into ... 1 July 1784 Fagel, Hendrik to Adams, John Je crois, qu’il ÿ a ún droit, qu’on paÿe a l’entree des livres, qúi viennent des païs ... 1 July 1784 Wilhem & Jan Willink to Adams, John We are favoured with your esteemed letter of 30th: June, we had wrote upon the same Subject ... 2 July 1784 Adams, John to States General of the Netherlands Le Sousigné Ministre Plenipotentiaire des Etats Unis de L’Amerique, a l’honneur de prier Vos ... 2 July 1784 Adams, John to States General of the Netherlands Le Sousigne Ministre Plenipotentiaire des Etats Unis de L’Amerique, a l’honneur de proposer, ... 2 July 1784 Wilhem & Jan Willink to Adams, John We receive Notice of th’ Express, that a friend of his in Brussel, known by the Gouvernor ... 3 July 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress Soon after the Signature of the Preliminary Articles of Peace, I requested, of Congress, ... 4 July 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John I have received the Letter your Excelly. did me the Honour of writing to me the 29th past. ... 5 July 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress Having been obliged to come to Holland, the Beginning of this Year to obtain Money, to ... 5 July 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I intended to have written to you some posts ago, But I found that a few of your things had ... 5 July 1784 Lovell, James to Adams, John I did not omit to write by the Conveyance of one of the most amiable Women I ever knew. I ... 5 July 1784 Watson, Elkanah, Jr. to Adams, John In leaving the Hague, I fully intended returning the same way and acknowledging personally ... 6 July 1784 Reischach, Baron Franz von to Adams, John Empressé à vous faire plaisir en toutes occasions, je n’ai point tardé a faire envers le ... 9 July 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I wrote you last post since which I was Informed your things were stop’d at Brussells, This ... 9 July 1784 Committee of the States (Continental Congress) to Adams, John Your Letters of 27th. of last March, & the 10th of April together with a Copy of the plan of ... 11 July 1784 Adams, John to Wilhem & Jan Willink Is there no News from Egberts our Express? What can have happened to him? or become of him? ... 18 July 1784 Adams, John to J. F. Rosart & Co. I have just received your Letter of Yesterday with seven Copies of the English Translation ... 19 July 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas I have rec’d your Letters of the fifth and ninth, and at last my Trunks are arrived, so that ... 19 July 1784 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I have the Honour of your Letters of the 27 of June and 4. July, and Should advise your ... 19 July 1784 Adams, John to Smith, William I have rec’d your’s of the 13th and 16th: the last contains the most agreeable News I have ... 20 July 1784 Adams, John to Wilhem & Jan Willink In Answer to your Favour of Yesterday, I have to inform you, that I have received my Trunks, ... 24 July 1784 Jefferson, Thomas to Adams, John When I did myself the honor of writing you on the 19th. Ult. it was my expectation that I ... 27 July 1784 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas I have a Letter from Mr: Jefferson of 19. June by which it appears, that he will be at Paris ... 27 July 1784 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin I embrace the opportunity, by Mr: Bingham, to enclose to your Excellency, Copy of a Letter ... 1 August 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I am favd. with your letter of the 19th. of last Month, and am Extremely glad to find your ... 1 August 1784 Franklin, William Temple to Adams, John I have the honor to transmit to your Excellency a Copy of the Communication made by my ... 3 August 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I have accepted two Bills drawn by my Wife to be paid at the House of Messrs Willinks and ... 3 August 1784 Lotter, Christian A List of Silver belonging to His Excelce:. Mr: Adams and Send to Mr: Willink at Amsterdam ... 6 August 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John Mr Bingham sent me last Night from Paris, your Excellency’s Letter of the 27th past, ... 9 August 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John I received your letter by Mr. Bingham and heartily Congratulate you on the happy arrival in ... 10 August 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We receive this morning of Mr. Lotter the honour of your esteemed favour of 3d. aug. with ... 12 August 1784 Lee, Arthur to Adams, John Your favor of the 6th of April found me here two days ago, waiting for the necessary ... 13 August 1784 Thomson, Charles to American Commissioners In pursuance of the orders of the Comee of the States I have the honor to transmit to you ... 16 August 1784 Cushing, Thomas to Adams, John I have just received your Favor of the 7th of May last; am oblidged to you for the ... 18 August 1784 Adams, John to Clarkson, Matthew I wish well enough to the University of New York, to give you every Letter of Recommendation ... 25 August 1784 Adams, John to Dumas, C. W. F. I had a tedious Passage of two Days from Helvoet and was at last obliged to Land at Leostoff ... 25 August 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I am at length, Sit down once more to Business, at Auteuil, a Village near Paris, where I ... 26 August 1784 Adams, John to Palmer, Joseph I received with great Pleasure your friendly Letter of the 16. of June by my dear Mrs: ... 27 August 1784 Adams, John to Cushing, Thomas I have recd your Favour of the Second of June by Mr Tracy. as I Stopped in London only a few ... 27 August 1784 Adams, John to Warren, James I received yours of the 29 of June, by Mr Jefferson, whose appointment gives me great ... 2 September 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John By the honour of your Excellencies favour we observe, that our letter, of whch. we annex the ... 3 September 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John La besogne que vous trouverez, ci-joint, c’est à dire la copie & traduction d’une Résolution ... 8 September 1784 Adams, John to Waterhouse, Benjamin I received your friendly Letter of the 19. June, by my dear Mrs Adams, with great Pleasure ... 8 September 1784 Adams, John to Willard, Joseph I have received, by Mrs Adams, the Letter you did me, the Honour to write me on the eighth ... 9 September 1784 Adams, John to Gerry, Elbridge I have received your Letter of the 15 of June and am happy to inform you, that Mr Jefferson ... 9 September 1784 American Commissioners to Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von The United States of America in Congress Assembled judging that an intercourse between the ... 10 September 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John Quoique malade depuis 8 jours, je fais cependant des efforts, non seulement pour vous ... 10 September 1784 Lotter, Christian to Adams, John Your Excellence’s of the 25th: of last Month, wherewith I have been favoured, did give me ... 15 September 1784 American Commissioners The American Ministers plenipotentiary exhibited officially to the Count de Vergennes ... 16 September 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I have received your obliging Letter of the 2d of this Month, with the Papers enclosed ... 16 September 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John Rien de nouveau ici depuis ma derniere. On attend la réponse de Vienne à celle de L. H. P. ... 16 September 1784 Hartley, David to American Commissioners You may with great Truth assure the American Ministers of our ready and friendly disposition ... 18 September 1784 Adams, John to Dumas, C. W. F. I have received your Favour of the 10th. as well as the two former, with their Inclosures. ... 24 September 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John Com̃e le contenu de l’incluse ne m’a été confié que sous le Sceau du secret, vous voudrez ... 27 September 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We are favoured with your Excellency’s esteemed favour of the 16th. Instant, ... 27 September 1784 Aranda, Pedro Pablo Abarca de Bolea, conde de to American Commissioners Antes de ayer recibi la carta de V. Sas. del 22 por mano del Sr. Humphreys Secretarío de la ... 28 September 1784 Boinod, Daniel to Adams, John Si je n’ai point pris jusqu’ici la liberté de remercier votre Excellence de la grace qu’elle ... 1 October 1784 Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von to Adams, John J’ai recû par la dernière poste la lettre dont Vous m’avés honoré, Monsieur, en date du 18. ... 8 October 1784 Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von to American Commissioners Je n’ai point différé de porter à la connoissance du Roi mon Maître les dispositions des ... 8 October 1784 American Commissioners The objects of the supplementary Treaty proposed on the part of the United States with His ... 10 October 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje My Colleague Mr Jefferson, has orders from Congress to receive a sum of Money in Europe for ... 12 October 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John En adressant la présente à Votre Excellence, je dois vous prévenir, qu’il ne me sera ni ... 17 October 1784 Jefferson, Thomas to Adams, John Mr̃ Jefferson’s compliments to Mr. Adams & Dr. Franklin, and incloses to them the letter to ... 18 October 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John Inclosed is a letter which I received Yesterday under Cover from Mr. Dumas, I suppose the ... 20 October 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress The inclosed Letters from Mr Dumas will communicate to Congress, the present State of ... 21 October 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John Mardi 19 au soir Leurs H. P. dépecherent un Exprès à Paris, avec l’acceptation unanime de la ... 25 October 1784 Adams, John to Cushing, Thomas Within a few days I have recd your Favour of the 16 of August, with the Resolve of the ... 26 October 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John Depuis quelque temps, & plus les apparences de guerre se fortifient, plus je me trouve ... 27 October 1784 John van Heukelom & Zoon to Adams, John We take the liberty to inclose a letter for Mr. Cranch: Which we beg Your Excellencÿ maÿ ... 28 October 1784 American Commissioners to Aranda, Pedro Pablo Abarca de Bolea, conde de We have received the Letter you did us the honour to write us on the 27th day of Septr last, ... 28 October 1784 American Commissioners to Dorset, John Frederick Sackville, third Duke of The United States of america in Congress assembled judging that an intercourse between the ... 28 October 1784 American Commissioners to Dorset, John Frederick Sackville, third Duke of While M. hartley was here as Minister from the Court of Great Britain, we had the honour of ... 28 October 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We received your Excellency’s most Esteemed Favoúr of the 10th. Instt. which advice ús that ... 30 October 1784 Humphreys, David to American Commissioners The Secretary of the Commission by appointment waited on the Duke of Dorset & delivered to ... 3 November 1784 Adams, John to President of Congress Dr Franklin has lately communicated to Mr Jefferson and me a Letter he has received from the ... 3 November 1784 Adams, John to Dumas, C. W. F. I have received your favour of the 26. Octr: with the seven Questions inclosed. I have ... 4 November 1784 Adams, John to Dana, Francis I presume this will meet you in Congress where No Doubt it is less irksome to Serve than ... 4 November 1784 Adams, John to Gerry, Elbridge We are going on, with as much dispatch as the Nature of our Business will admit of, and We ... 7 November 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John En vain je donne la torture à mon esprit pour me former une idée de celui de l’Empr., & de ...

Document Group The Negotiation of the10 September 1785 Prussian-AmericanTreaty of Amity and Commerce10 November 1784 – 14 March 1785

11 November 1784 American Commissioners to President of Congress Having assembled together at this place about the latter end of August we proceeded in ... 12 November 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John J’ai reçu avec grand plaisir l’honorée vôtre du 3 Nov. & j’ai fait déjà usage de son contenu ... 12 November 1784 Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von to Adams, John J’ai eû l’honneur, Monsieur, de Vous adresser dès le 8. d’Octobre de l’année courante, ... 15 November 1784 Franklin, Benjamin to Adams, John Mr Franklin presents his respectful Compliments to Mr Adams, and enclosos a Paper left with ... 16 November 1784 Favi, Francesco to American Commissioners Je n’ai pas manqué de faire passer à ma Cour La Lettre, dont vous m’avés honoré Le 30. 7be ... 19 November 1784 Adams, John to Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von I have received your Letter which you, did me the Honour to write me the twelfth of this ... 20 November 1784 Humphreys, David to Adams, John By the papers which I have the honor to enclose to your Excellency herewith you will be ... 22 November 1784 Storer, Charles to Adams, John I had the honor of forwarding your Excellency a letter, received from Mr: Dumas, by the Post ... 22 November 1784 Sullivan, James to Adams, John Your favour of the 7th Sepr. I had a few days ago, shall Set off for ... 24 November 1784 Dorset, John Frederick Sackville, third Duke of to American Commissioners I transmitted without loss of time to the Marquis of Carmarthen, His Majesty’s Secretary of ... 25 November 1784 Wilhem & Jan Willink to Adams, John We apply to your Excellencÿ in behalf of an unfortunate young man, being a Citizen of ... 30 November 1784 American Commissioners to Sousa Coutinho, Vicente, conde de We have received the Extract of the letter from Monsieur de Sa of the 24th Octr 1784 which ... 1 December 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John Je continue de rendre compte à V. E., ainsi qu’au Congrès, que j’ai donné une seconde ... 2 December 1784 Adams, Samuel to Adams, John I received several of your Letters with Pleasure, particularly that of May, which I will ... 7 December 1784 Knox, William to Adams, John Your politeness and Kind attention to me in Europe, together with the unequivocal regard I ... 9 December 1784 Adams, John to Castries, Marquis de According to your desire, I have committed to writing the two or three Observations, on the ... 9 December 1784 American Commissioners to Dorset, John Frederick Sackville, third Duke of We have received the Letter which your grace did us the honour of writing us on the 24th. ... 9 December 1784 American Commissioners to Favi, Francesco We have received your letter of the 16th. of Novr. wherein you are pleased to inform us that ... 11 December 1784 Adams, John to Dumas, C. W. F. I received in due Season and in good Condition your Favour of the 7. of Nov.— But Dr ... 12 December 1784 Adams, John to Cerisier, Antoine Marie A Gentleman in Boston, who is as much a Friend of Mankind, as he is of me, Mr James Lovell, ... 12 December 1784 Adams, John to Gerry, Elbridge I know not whether you intend to serve in Congress again or not: but whether at Trenton, or ... 12 December 1784 Adams, John to Lovell, James I am ashamed to confess that your Letter of the 5. of July is unanswered. But my dear Sir, I ... 12 December 1784 Dana, Francis to Adams, John This day twelve months I arrived at Boston from Europe, and when I consider that I have ... 13 December 1784 Adams, John to Osgood, Samuel We are assembled under our new Commissions, and have begun our Negotiations at least by ... 13 December 1784 Adams, John to Smith, Isaac, Sr. I received your Favour of 18 August with its Accompaniments. We are all well and very happy. ... 13 December 1784 Adams, John to Warren, Mercy Otis Your Favour of the 1st. of June, has not, I fear been answered. I have indeed been very ... 13 December 1784 Jay, John to Adams, John One of these Days I shall devote a Leisure Hour to forming a Cypher, and will send it to You ... 14 December 1784 Willard, Joseph to Adams, John I thank you for your obliging letter of September 8, which I received in November. I now ... 15 December 1784 Adams, John to Jay, John I venture to address myself to you as Minister of foreign Affairs, because I Sincerely hope ... 15 December 1784 Adams, John to Knox, William I have just received your kind Letter of the 7. and am much obliged to you for your ... 15 December 1784 Adams, John to Tufts, Cotton What would be the Consequence if We should have an immediate War with Great Britain? dont be ... 15 December 1784 American Commissioners to President of Congress In our letter of Novr 11th. we had the honour of laying before Congress a state of our ... 15 December 1784 Pamfili, Giuseppe Doria to American Commissioners J’ai rendu compte à ma Cour de l’ouverture contenue dans La Lettre que Vous m’avez fait ... 20 December 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John In answer to your most esteem’d Favor of the 11th. Instt. we have the honour to advise, that ... 21 December 1784 Dalton, Tristram to Adams, John I have the pleasure to acknowledge the receipt of your kind favors of the 4th Septemr. and ... 21 December 1784 Sigourney, Charles to Adams, John I now presume on the liberty of acquainting you of my arrival in this City and sincerely ... 22 December 1784 Adams, John to Dumas, C. W. F. The Capture of one or two of our Vessells by the Barbary Rovers, obliges Us to think ... 22 December 1784 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje On the Eleventh of this Month, I wrote you a Letter, in which I requested you to inform me, ... 25 December 1784 Barclay, Thomas to Adams, John As I passed through Nantes in my way to Bordeaux I received a letter from Mrs. Barclay ... 26 December 1784 Castries, Marquis de to Adams, John Je Vous remercie, Monsieur, des éclaircissements que Vous avez bien Voulu me donner ... 28 December 1784 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John Permit me to answer briefly in poor English, your favour of the 11th. inst. ... 30 December 1784 Humphreys, David to Adams, John I write this to request information of you, what is necessary, right, & proper to be done by ... 30 December 1784 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John By our last Respects to your Excellency of the 20th. of this Month, we had the Honor, in ... 6 January 1785 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John In conformity to our Promise of last Thursday, we have now the Honour to advise your ... 8 January 1785 Adams, John to Barclay, Thomas In answer to your favour from Rochfort of the 25th Ult: I may inform you, entre nous that if ... 10 January 1785 Adams, John to President of Congress I have the Satisfaction, to inform Congress that by Letters from our Bankers, in Amsterdam, ... 10 January 1785 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I have received, with much Pleasure, your Letters of the 20th: and 30th: of December; give ... 14 January 1785 Jay, John to American Commissioners On the 21st: Ultimo I accepted the Place of Secretary for foreign Affairs. All the foreign ... 17 January 1785 Erwin, James to Adams, John Tis with the utmost grief. I Acqt. you: the Accident which as befallen me. at my departure ... 21 January 1785 American Commissioners to Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von We have received the letter you did us the honour to write us on the 10th day of December ... 21 January 1785 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John L’honorée vôtre du 22 Dec. m’étant bien parvenue, dans le temps justement où ces Messieurs ... 22 January 1785 Pio, Luigi to American Commissioners Ayant eu lhonneur de mettre sous les yeux du Roi mon maître Votre lettre du 27 7bre. 1784 et ... 28 January 1785 Warren, James to Adams, John I Received your favour of the 27th. August. sometime ago. & Intended before this to have ... 30 January 1785 Dana, Francis to Adams, John I receiv’d your favour of the 4th: of last Novr: two days ago, by the way of New-York. This ... 31 January 1785 Adams, John to Gerry, Elbridge I learn with much Pleasure, that you are again in Congress, at the head of a respectable ... 31 January 1785 Adams, John to Jay, John Last Night, I had a visit from the Marquis, whom I was glad to see, for a variety of ... 31 January 1785 Adams, John to Lee, Arthur I have received your Favour of the 12th. August from New York, and by the Marquis de la ... 1 February 1785 Lee, Richard Henry Be it remembered that the within Contract or engagement entered into by the Honourable John ... 2 February 1785 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John Last week we have received your much esteem’d Favour of 10 January, and observed with much ... 2 February 1785 Ponte di Scarnafigi, Conte Filippo Maria Giuseppe Ottone to American Commissioners Ayant donné connoissance dans son tems à ma Cour de la lettre, que vous m’avez, Messieurs, ... 4 February 1785 Brush, Eliphalet to Adams, John Count de Montauto Governor of this City has informed me of the Commissioners having made ... 8 February 1785 Adams, John to Lee, Richard Henry It was with very great Pleasure, that I learn’d your Return to Congress, and Election to the ... 9 February 1785 American Commissioners to President of Congress In our last of Decr. 15 we had the honour of communicating to Congress our letter to the ... 11 February 1785 Jay, John to Adams, John I have now the Honor of transmitting to you herewith enclosed a Ratification made 1st Feby: ... 14 February 1785 Gerry, Elbridge to Adams, John This will be delivered by Mr Jarvis lately of Boston, but formerly of this City, Son in Law ... 15 February 1785 Chavagnes, Bidé de to Adams, John Depuis bien du temps jay fait des recherches inutiles sur la partie de la terre que vous ... 16 February 1785 Adams, John to Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje I have received your favour of the 6th: of January and that of the second of February and am ... 17 February 1785 Adams, John to Sigourney, Charles I have received your favour of 21 Decr. and congratulate you on your arrival, My health ... 24 February 1785 Gerry, Elbridge to Adams, John I informed You a few Days since, that Yourself, Mr Chancellor Levingston, & Mr J Rutledge, ... 24 February 1785 Lee, Richard Henry to Adams, John The United States of America in Congress assembled. ... 25 February 1785 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John La copie ci-jointe de la réponse de Mr. le Conseiller Fiscal de l’Amirauté van der Hoop, aux ... 25 February 1785 Jackson, Jonathan to Adams, John When I parted with you at Paris I flattered myself to have had the pleasure before this of ... 25 February 1785 Mably, Abbé Gabriel Bonnot de to Adams, John je réponds bien tard, Monsieur, à la lettre que vous m’avez fait l’honneur de m’ecrire le 14 ... 27 February 1785 Adams, John to Chavagnes, Bidé de I have received your obliging Letter of the 15th: of this Month, and am very sensible to ... 4 March 1785 Thulemeier, Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von to American Commissioners Les Ordres du Roi dont je me trouve actuellement muni, me mettent à même de répondre plus ... 5 March 1785 Adams, John to Dalton, Tristram I had last night the Pleasure of your Letter of Decr: 21. I cannot, indeed Sir flatter ... 5 March 1785 Gerry, Elbridge to Adams, John Since my last, informing You of the Circumstances of your Appointment to the Court of ... 6 March 1785 Lee, Arthur to Adams, John I do not know whether I shoud congratulate you on your appointment to the Court of London; ... 7 March 1785 Willink, Van Staphorst, and De la Lande & Fynje to Adams, John We are favoured with yoúr Most Esteemed Letter of the 16t. feby. Whereout We Observe that ... 7 March 1785 John Adams’ Instructions as Minister to Great Britain, 7 March 1785 to Adams, John Instructions for the Minister Plenipotentiary appointed to represent the United States of ... 8 March 1785 Adams, John to Dana, Francis I received your Favour of 12 Decr, Some days ago, and rejoice to hear of your returning ... 9 March 1785 Adams, John to Gerry, Elbridge You will See, by our joint Dispatches, that The Pope, Sardinia and Naples, by their Answers, ... 9 March 1785 Adams, John to Jay, John Permit me to congratulate the United States, upon the Acquisition of a Minister of foreign ... 11 March 1785 Adams, John to Sullivan, James I have received within a few days your obliging Favour of Nov: 22. The Removal of Congress ... 11 March 1785 Tufts, Cotton to Adams, John The Dispute between New York & this State has been referred to Congress, a Federal Court has ... 11 March 1785 Jay, John to American Commissioners On the 7th of May 1784 Congress were pleased to resolve “that Treaties of Amity and Commerce ... 11 March 1785 Lee, Richard Henry to Adams, John Duplicate. ... 11 March 1785 Lee, Richard Henry to Sidi Mohammed (Muhammed) To the Great, Noble and Imperial Sovereign, the Emperor of Morocco.— ... 15 March 1785 Jay, John to Adams, John The enclosed Extracts from the Journal of Congress will inform you of your Appointment to go ... 18 March 1785 Adams, John to Jackson, Jonathan I thank you for your favour by Mr West. I am of your opinion that the present Commission ... 18 March 1785 American Commissioners to Jay, John We received by the last Packet the favor of your letter of Janry. 14. in which we have the ... 18 March 1785 Dumas, C. W. F. to Adams, John Depuis quelques jours mon Epouse, un peu mieux, me laisseroit sans peine pour elle, si ... 18 March 1785 Jay, John to Adams, John The Packet not sailing until to morrow has put in my Power to get your Commission, ... 20 March 1785 Adams, John to Franklin, Benjamin According to your desire, I went early this Morning to Versailles, and finding the Count de ... 22 March 1785 Storer, Charles to Adams, John Pardon me if I again trouble you with a letter. I plead for my apology that the occasion ... 26 March 1785 Dorset, John Frederick Sackville, third Duke of to American Commissioners Having communicated to my Court the readiness you express’d in your Letter to me of the 9th. ... 28 March 1785 Adams, John to Storer, Charles I have this moment received your Letter dated this month. your Letters always give me ... 28 March 1785 American Commissioners to Vergennes, Charles Gravier, Comte de We have the honour to enclose an extract of a letter from the Commissioners of the United ... 30 March 1785 Adams, John to Dumas, C. W. F. last night on my return from Versailles and the Sight of the gallant young Duke of Normandy. ... 30 March 1785 Lotter, Christian to Adams, John The orders I have lately reicived from Your Son Mr: J: Q: Adams for packing up his goods, on ... 31 March 1785 Jay, John to Adams, John I have the Honor of transmitting to you herewith enclosed, a certified Copy of an Act of ...