Volume 22 Index

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Bache, Benjamin Franklin

and General Advertiser, 122, 294, 310-11

Bacon, Francis

and desalination of sea water, 319

Baehr, Christian

letter to, 39

letters to quoted, 39n

TJ orders clothes from, 39

balancier

mentioned, 212, 214, 218

cost, 23

Ball, Mr.

and TJ's tobacco, 292

Ballow, Charles

death of, 211

Bancroft, Edward

and John Paradise's business affairs, 28, 75

Essay on the Natural History of Guiana, 328

bank, national

loans from, 3

opposition to in Va., 223

stock subscribed, 17, 243n

Bank of England

Md. and R.I. stock in, 395

Banks, Sir Joseph

and Hessian fly, 140

Banneker, Benjamin

letter to, 97-8

letter from, 49-52

and Federal District, 98

relations with TJ, 49-54, 97-8

Barbados, W.I.

port charges, 278

Barclay, John

letter from quoted, 238n

Barclay, Thomas

letter to, 384

letters from, 238, 310, 326, 398, 416-18, 447-8, 471-2

and captives in Algiers, 472

correspondence with Chiappe cited, 375, 471-2

correspondence with Tahar Fenis cited, 448n, 471-2

letter to Humphreys quoted, 435n

mission to Morocco, 139, 163, 170, 180, 238, 310, 323, 326, 375,

398, 416-18, 434, 435n, 471-2

on Moroccan civil war, 416-17, 447-8, 471-2

Barlow, Joel

letter from, 73

introduces St. Johns to TJ, 73

Barnave, Antoine Pierre Joseph Marie

wins royal favor, 106

Barnwell, Robert

and relations with Great Britain, 13, 201-2

TJ seeks support of, 74

Barrell, Nathaniel, Jr.

and case of Jane, 317

Barrett, Nathaniel

letter from, 405

letter from cited, 405n

recommends Appleton as consul, 405

Barriou, Michel

dispute with Villeneuve, 422-3, 431

Barrois, Louis François

debt to TJ, 173

Barrow, Thomas

portrait of Tatham, xxxix, 246 (illus.)

Barth, John Joseph de

son introduced to TJ, 113-14

Barthélemi (Berthelemi), François, Marquis de

appointed ambassador to Switzerland, 470

Barton, Benjamin Smith

educational fees, 3

Barton, William

letters from, 116, 473

and Currie v. Griffin, 99-100, 122

letter from cited, 473n

sends pamphlet to TJ, 473

Bartram, John

and seeds for Mde d'Enville, 334

Batavia

resignation of governor, 234

Bath, Va.

postal service, 85

Bavaria

proposed exchange for Austrian Netherlands, 21

Bayonne, France

food imports, 215

U.S. free port privileges at, 237-8

Beauvois, Ambroise Marie François Joseph. See Palisot de Beauvois

Beawes, Wyndham

on consuls, 135n

Beckley, John

attests House of Representatives resolution, 385n

Beckwith, George

and William Augustus Bowles, 404n

Bedford co., Va.

sale of tobacco in, 10

beef

for French navy, 143, 162

import duties on, 438-9 (table)

sale of, 238

Béhague, Jean Pierre Antoine de

and case of Jane, 302, 304

Bell, Thomas

mentioned, 458

letter from, 208

and subscriptions to National Gazette, 310-11

Bellanger, Mme. See Plumard de Bellanger, Mme

Bennington, Vt.

newspaper sent to TJ, 102

Benothman

mission to Spain, 418

Berthelemi, M. See Barthélemi, François, Marquis de

Barthélemi (Berthelemi), François, Marquis de

seeks appointment as ambassador to Great Britain, 316

Betagne. See Béhague, Jean Pierre Antoine de

Betsey (ship)

not allowed to enter Clyde, 144

Beverley, Robert

History and Present State of Virginia, 80

Bevins, Capt. James. See Bivins, Capt. James

Bible

Irish translation ordered by TJ, 328

Bibliothéque des Sciences et des Beaux Arts

ordered by TJ, 327

Bidwell, Mr.

mentioned, 57

Big Beaver Creek, Pa.

Indians murdered at, 308, 425-7

Biggs, Benjamin

statement of to Randolph, 426n

Bilbao, Spain

U.S. consul in, 30

Bill of Rights

ratification of, 15

Billy

TJ seeks to hire, 147-8

Bird, Col.

mentioned, 306

Birmingham, England

mob in, 46

Bischoffwerder, Rudolf von

and Prussian foreign policy, 450, 451

Bishopswerder. See Bischoffwerder, Rudolf von

Bivins (Bevins), Capt. James

suit against TJ, 127, 186, 187, 259, 293

Bjorko Bay

mentioned, 449

blacks

in Saint-Domingue, 11, 70, 72n, 107, 350, 460

rights of in French colonies, 161-2, 164, 167, 168n, 172

TJ's views of, 52-4n, 97-8

Blair, Archibald

and Va. specific tax, 43, 184

Blair, John

and Philip Mazzei's business affairs, 185

Blanchelande, Philebert François Rouxel de

and Saint-Domingue slave revolt, 462

conflict with Saint-Domingue assembly, 464

meets French commissaries, 351

Bland, Col. Theodorick

mentioned, 253

Bledsoe, Anthony

land grant for, 277

Blessings of America (William Linn)

mentioned, 42n

Blodget, Samuel, Jr.

and Federal District, 311, 388

Blount, William

mentioned, 84, 293

letters to, 29, 45-6, 441

letters from, 150, 448

and census, 150, 385, 441

and Indian relations, 29, 45, 445

and public lands, 29

and Report on Public Lands, 284n, 286n

and Va.-N.C. boundary dispute, 448

leave of absence from Southwest Territory, 29, 45, 57-8

correspondence with Knox cited, 29, 45

opposes Cox, 30n

Blumendorf, M. de

and Mercy-Argenteau's mission to England, 113-14

Board of Treasury, Continental

mentioned, 6n, 9n, 282, 424n

Bog river

mentioned, 451

Bohemia, Elector of

foreign policy of, 20

Bolling, John

letter to, 198-9

payment to Lyle, 200

Bolling, Mary Jefferson (Mrs. John Bolling, sister of TJ)

mentioned, 198-9

sells donkey to Francis Eppes, 226

Bond, Phineas

and Hammond's arrival in Philadelphia, 234

and Hammond's credentials, 243n

Book of Common Prayer

ordered by TJ, 328

books

cost of in Dublin, 290

ordered by TJ, 327 (list)

purchased for TJ, 335n

Bordeaux, France

and disorders in French West Indies, 70, 164, 442

celebrates French constitution, 164

civic feast in, 443n

commerce, 108

food imports, 215

political divisions in, 442

port charges, 438-9

U.S. consul in, 162, 413

Borée (ship)

mentioned, 463

Borghesi, Horacio

and Spanish relations with Russia, 451

Boston

British plunder of, 396

French consul in, 422-3, 431

Boston Duck or Sail Cloth Manufactory

trademarks for, 385n

Botetourt Court House, Va.

postal service, 84

Boudinot, Elias

and Symmes' land claims, 9n

Bougainville, Louis Antoine de

and desalination of sea water, 320

declines appointment as minister of marine, 162

Boulton, Matthew

and copper coinage, 206, 213

conflict with Droz, 70, 213, 316-17

boundary, northeastern

Anglo-American dispute over, 396, 410, 411n

bounties

for N.C. troops, 276-9, 286n

for Va. troops, 5, 42, 76, 151-4, 281, 283, 287-8n

Bourbon, Louis Henry Joseph, Prince de Condé, Duc de

letter to Louis XVI, 162n

Bourne, Sylvanus

letters to, 40, 468

letters from, 133-4, 386-7, 468

“Americanus” essays, 386-7, 468

consular credentials accepted by French, 332n

leaves Saint-Domingue, 133, 180

letter from cited, 134n

on Saint-Domingue slave revolt, 133

seeks federal employment, 134, 386-7

U.S. consul in Saint-Domingue, 40, 468

Bowles, William Augustus

disavowed by British, 403

incites Indians against U.S., 394-5

mission to England, 23n

Boyd, Archibald

visits Walter Boyd, 252

Boyd, Walter

letter from, 28

letter from cited, 252

Brabant, Austrian Netherlands

relations with Austria, 454

Braddock, Gen. Edward

mentioned, 362-3

Brady, Samuel

and Big Beaver Creek massacre, 426

Brandenburg, Elector of

foreign policy of, 20

brandy

imported by France, 123

price, 109, 123

Brazil

economy, 434

insurrections, 434

national character, 434

population, 434

relations with Portugal, 434

bread

price in Paris, 222, 270

Breck, Samuel

seeks special trademark, 385n

TJ's report on, 384-5

bridges

between N.J. and N.Y., 23

Brissot de Warville, Jean Pierre

criticized by Moustier, 221

distributes pamphlet on tobacco, 206

Bristol, England

port charges, 278

U.S. consul in, 431

U.S. trade with, 132

Brittany, France

linen, 166

Brodie, William Douglas

recommended as U.S. consul in Malaga, 137

Brown, James

mentioned, 60, 269n, 326

letters to, 92, 169, 231, 348

letters from, 131, 221, 243, 372

and trees for Monticello, 348, 372, 389

handles Short's financial affairs, 221, 243, 372

letter from Short quoted, 243n

TJ orders goods from, 92, 169

TJ's account with, 231, 243

Brown, John

and Va. specific tax, 184

Brown, John (Ky.)

mentioned, 86-7

Browne, Bernard Clamouse

seeks Oporto vice-consular appointment, 322-3

Browne, Dominick

seeks vice-consular appointment for son, 322-3

Bruce, Richard

letter from, 393

and military claims, 393

Bryan, Anderson

letter to, 211

Buchanan & McDowell

TJ's debt to, 203

TJ's payment to, 204

Bulkeley, John, & Son

and captives in Algiers, 170

as Humphreys' banker, 323

draft on Willink, Van Staphorst & Hubbard, 229-31

Burke, Aedanus

in House of Representatives, 13

Burwell, Lewis

mentioned, 76

and John Paradise's business affairs, 78

Burwell, Nathaniel

letter to, 75-6

letter from, 28-9

Bush, Philip

and Va. specific tax, 43

Bushara, Abraham

and captives in Algiers, 239

Butler, Pierce

mentioned, 73

letter to, 369-70

letter from, 369

and reapportionment bill, 445

and relations with Algiers, 369, 370n

and relations with Great Britain, 201

and relations with Tripoli, 370n

and relations with Tunis, 370n

recommends Vanderhorst as consul, 431

Butler, Richard

mentioned, 303

death of, 304n, 363

Butler, Thomas

and desalination of sea water, 212

Byrd and Dandridge Line

survey of, 83

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