Volume 23 Index

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Vallance, John

engraves plan of Federal District, xxxv, 194n

Valltravers, Rodolph

letter to, 366

letters to Washington cited, 366, 336

manuscript on East Indies, 366

seeks U.S. appointment, 367n

Vandenyvers, Frères & Cie.

payment by, 132

payment to, 136-7, 138

Vanderhorst, Elias

letters to, 495, 617-18

appointed consul at Bristol, 482n

letter to cited, 482n

and olive culture in S.C., 495

Van Staphorst, Nicholas and Jacob

and papers for Short, 295

relations with Hend Damen, 321

and packet for Valltravers, 366

Van Staphorst & Hubbard

letters to, 28, 87-8

letter from, 517-18

letters to cited, 28, 84

TJ's account with, 28, 87-8, 103, 517-18

convey news to Cathalan, 251

and papers for Short, 313n

letter to quoted, 313n

See also Willink, Van Staphorst & Hubbard

Varina (Va. estate)

wheat crop damaged, 294

Vattel, Emmerich de

cited by TJ, 297, 303, 329, 529, 552, 569, 577, 601, 611n, 613n

cited by Hamilton, 528

Vaughan, Benjamin

letter to cited, 99-100n

Vaughan, James

seeks appointment, 544

Vaughan, John

sent papers for TJ, 99

and Hessian fly, 433n

and TJ's wine, 459

Vaughan, William

letter from, 99

on shipbuilding, 99

Vaux, James

and Hessian fly, 433n

Venice

pays tribute to Algiers, 362

Vermont

and apportionment bill, 370-3, 377n

Vernon, Thomas

Cases Argued and Adjudged in the High Court of Chancery, 548

veto

first used by Washington, 264, 370-7, 387, 388

Viar, José de

letters to, 66-7, 76, 191, 191-2, 334-5, 523

letters from, 67-8, 78-80, 232-3

and negotiations between U.S. and Spain, 66-8, 76, 78-80, 191

and Pollock's claim for compensation, 162, 191-2, 232-3

letter from quoted, 191n

and Short's journey to Spain, 334-5

letters from cited, 335n, 523n

and machinations of Bowles, 523

Vincennes, Ill.

conquest of, 297

Viner, Charles

General Abridgment of the Law of Equity, 591

Vining, John

and investigation of St. Clair's defeat, 262

Virginia

legal studies in, 274

increase in lawyers, 548

invaded by British, 574

Agriculture

and weevil, 122

wheat damaged, 294, 543

impact of drought on, 547

and persimmon tree, 621

County Courts

trial for freedom of slaves, 117

trial for freedom of slaves, 117

and British debt cases, 210, 484, 583-4

jurisdiction, 476

Currency

scarcity of paper money, 3, 36

Debts

payment to British, 207-8, 210, 213n, 217-18, 344-5,

403, 475-6, 483-5, 585, 608-9n

suits for, 548

legislation on those owed to British, 571-2

District Courts

and debts to British, 208

and Mitchell v. Wallis, 475

law concerning, 548

Economic Conditions

indebtedness in, 36

decline in property values, 319

need for free labor, 501

bread shortage in, 547

during American Revolution, 572

General Assembly

and public appointments, 9

and case of Charles Russell, 53-4

forbids importation of slaves, 117

legislation on Loyalists, 215, 217, 218, 562-3

and restitution of Loyalist property, 559

compliance with peace treaty, 578, 580, 605n

resolution on peace treaty cited, 604n

and slaves not returned by British, 605n

Governor

election of, 9

High Court of Chancery

and British debt cases, 484

House of Delegates

and case of Charles Russell, 53-4

Public Finances

proposed Dutch loan, 84n

account with Grand & Co., 132-7

Representatives in Congress

and apportionment bill, 370-3, 408

letter to, 403

Senators, U.S.

letter to, 403

Superior Courts

jurisdiction, 476

Troops

land bounties for, 54

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