Volume 25 Index

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B

bacalao

price, 213, 278, 407

duties on in France, 278, 406

Bacchus (ship)

captured by French privateer, 406, 458n

Bache, Benjamin Franklin

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 83n

and criticism of Franklin, 274n

and criticism of Hamilton, 443

and public debt, 465-7

prints General Advertiser, 473

mentioned, 640

Bachus, Gurdon

cargo detained in Portugal, 487n

bacon

as salted provisions, 146

duties on in Great Britain, 187

export to Great Britain, 187

Bagley, Abner

petition from, 634-5

Baker, John

petition from, 634-5

Baldwin, Abraham

and Republican effort to censure Hamilton, 290

balloons

Blanchard's flight in, 42, 43-4, 50

TJ's notes on, 42

Baltimore

lottery in, 263

French consul in, 406

roads, 443

passports for U.S. ships in, 650, 670

Banjer, John Light

and transport of French prisoners to U.S., 464

Bank of England

stops discounting, 661

Bank of the United States

stockholders in Congress, xli, 154-5, 281, 290-1, 311,

313-14, 432-4, 446

relations with Hamilton, 20-23, 178, 284, 285, 292, 293, 474

and speculation, 20-23, 474

U.S. debt to, 21, 22, 23n, 282-3, 293, 295, 369n

directors in Congress, 154-5, 281, 290-1, 311, 313-14, 432-4

federal deposits in, 283

TJ's comments on unconstitutionality of, 318

check for Nathaniel Cutting, 471n

discounts merchants' bonds, 474

TJ's notes on, 474

and drawing of bills on Great Britain, 522

and drawing of bills on Netherlands, 522

and bills of exchange for Department of State, 531n, 566, 567

and branch bank bills, 597

and post bills, 597

mentioned, 586n

banks

discontinue discounting, 318, 384

Banks, Henry

and purchase of Elk Hill, 69-70

Banning, Jeremiah

and case of Eunice, 699-700

Baradone, Laurence

property confiscated by G. R. Clark, 251n

Barbaroux, Charles Jean Marie

and dethronement of king, 125

Barbary States

and French war with First Coalition, 191

and U.S. trade with France, 213

relations with U.S., 358-9, 405

Barcelona, Spain

need for U.S. consul lessened, 203

Barclay, Capt.

and Natural Bridge, 299

Barclay, John, 694-5

Barclay, Mary (Mrs. Thomas Barclay)

letter from, 694-5

correspondence with husband, 217n

widowed, 319n, 437, 694-5

mentioned, 216

Barclay, Thomas

letter from, 7

mission to Algiers, 7, 86-7, 278-9, 319n, 405n, 410, 420,

429-30, 468-9

lack of correspondence from, 9

death, 86-7, 159-60, 166, 169, 182, 319, 394, 399-400, 407,

410, 420, 428, 437, 694-5

mission to Morocco, 87, 88n, 143, 159-60, 182, 234, 319n,

400n, 420, 429-30, 468-9

cipher for, 106-7, 150, 167, 575

letter from cited, 155n

and Moroccan civil war, 161, 234-5

and T. Pinckney's cipher, 169

consul at Morocco, 202

naval intelligence, 203

correspondence with wife, 217n

letters from submitted to Washington, 265, 276n

account with Willink, Van Staphorst & Hubbard, 421

mentioned, 107n, 151n

Baring, John & Francis, & Co.

and bills of exchange for Department of State, 536, 566

bar iron

duties on in Great Britain, 187, 201

export to Great Britain, 187

for Mint, 447

Barksdale, William

letter from cited, 410n

recommends John Gregorie as consul at Dunkirk, 410n

barley

import from U.S. to Netherlands forbidden, 237

Barlow, Joel

letter from, 336-7

and French Revolution, 336-7

Lettre addressée aux habitants de Piémont, 336-7

Barnave, Antoine Pierre Joseph Marie

discusses royal veto, 58

Barnwell, Robert

and Republican effort to censure Hamilton, 289

barrel staves

duties on in Great Britain, 202

Barret, John

debt to TJ, 696-7, 698n

letter from cited, 698n

letter to cited, 698n

Barrett, Nathaniel

recommends consular agent for Rouen, 53

resigns as consul at Rouen, 202

Bartlett, Elisha

patent for nail-making machine, 398n

Bartlett, Josiah

letter to, 588

Barton, Benjamin Smith

letter to, 8

letters from, 17-18, 361-2

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 17-18

requests loan from TJ, 361-2

mentioned, 445

Barton, William

letter from, 445

and Currie v. Griffin, 86, 346

Bartram, William

botanical garden in Philadelphia, 347

Basle, Switzerland, 456

Bassett, Richard

and grass seed for TJ, 112-13

Bavaria

proposed cession of, 190

Bavaria, Elector of. See Charles Theodore, Elector Palatine and of Bavaria

Beaulieu, Johann, Baron von

and invasion of Rhineland, 451

and invasion of Netherlands, 454

Beaulieu, Louis de

moves to U.S., 513n

beaver

duties on in Great Britain, 201

Beccaria, Cesare Bonesana

Essay on Crimes and Punishments, 472

Beck, Thomas

petition from, 634-5

Beckley, John

and assumption of public debt, 208

and stockholders in Congress, 432-4, 446

Examination of the Late Proceedings in Congress, 433-4n,

443n, 462n, 546, 661, 689

and Republican effort to censure Hamilton, 433-4n

and "Timon" essays, 434n

and discounting of merchants' bonds by national bank, 474

and William Duer's threats, 517

mentioned, 463, 707

Bedford. See Poplar Forest

beech boards

duties on in Great Britain, 201

beef

price, 69

duties on in Netherlands, 237

See dried beef; pickled beef; salted beef

beer

duty on, 149n

Beerenbroek & Van Dooren, 256n, 568, 664

beeswax, 148n

Béhague, Jean Pierre Antoine de

flees Martinique, 271

Belfort, France, 456

Bell, Thomas

letter to, 543-4

letter from, 101

TJ's account with, 65, 90, 101, 544, 548, 593-4

and sale of TJ's slaves, 91

account with Monroe, 101

and hire of TJ's slave, 543

Bellanger, Mme. See Plumard de Bellanger, Mme.

Benson, Egbert

stockholder in national bank, 446

Berbice, Dutch Guyana

opened to U.S. ships, 663

Bergen, N.J.

Michaux's nursery in, 76

Bertrand de Molleville, Antoine François, Marquis de

and U.S. aid to Saint-Domingue, 498-9, 500, 502

Besanon, France, 456

Beurnonville, Pierre de Ruel, Marquis de

and invasion of Rhineland, 451

military command, 452

and Dumouriez's defection, 523

Biddle, Clement

letter from, 337

and diplomatic immunity for servants, 337

identified, 337n

Biddle, Samuel

overseer for Monticello, 225, 313, 483

health, 483

Big Miami river

and boundaries with Western Indians, 355

Billet, Pierre

letter to, 249-50

and trade duties, 249-50, 254

identified, 250n

bills of exchange

drawn on Saint-Dominque, 20, 33-4, 49, 51-2, 368

for Department of State, 514, 521-2, 531-2, 536, 542, 565-7

Bingham, William

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 83n

as security for Stephen Cathalan, Jr., 212

and execution of Louis XVI, 443

Birch, John

and bills of exchange for Department of State, 536, 566

Bird, Savage & Bird

and Mint, 371n

Birmingham, England

copper coinage in, 347-50

Biron, Armand Louis de Gontaut, Duc de

military command, 452

retreat predicted, 457

Blackwell, Jacob

salary, 10

Blackwell, Robert

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 82n, 83n

Blacons, Henri Franois Lucrecius d'Armand de Forest, Marquis de

dines with TJ, 58

discusses royal veto, 58

identified, 58-9n

Blair, Hugh

recommended by TJ, 547

Blair, James, 443n

Blair, John

letter to quoted, 395-6n

Blake, James

seeks clerkship in Department of State, 445

courier to Spain, 446n

and edition of Cortés letters for TJ, 446n

letter from quoted, 446n

Blanchard, Jean Pierre

balloon flight in America, xxxix-xl, 42, 43-4, 50, 400

(illus.)

Bleakley, John

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 82

blockade

TJ's comments on, 675

Blodget, Samuel, Jr.

and lottery for Federal District, 25

as superintendent for Federal District, 25, 45n

Blount, John Gray

relations with Mountflorence, 132n

Blount, Thomas

relations with Mountflorence, 132n

Blount, William

relations with Mountflorence, 132n

mentioned, 84

Board of Treasury, U.S.

and survey of Northwest Territory, 332, 338

Bob (TJ's slave)

and clothing for TJ's slaves, 257

Bodega y Quadra, Don Juan Francisco de la

and John Kendrick's land purchases, 307

Boerhaave, Hermann

Abrégé de la théorie chymique, 490

Bois le Duc, Austrian Netherlands

and invasion of Austrian Netherlands, 454

Boizard, Jean

Traité des Monnoyes, 490

Bolingbroke, Henry St. John, Viscount

recommended by TJ, 547

Bolling, Powhatan

and Natural Bridge, 299

Bompard (Bompart), Citizen (captain of Embuscade)

captures Grange, 637-40, 694, 702-5

Bonaparte, Napoleon

TJ's attitude toward, xxxix

and Lafayette's captivity, 389n

Bond, Phineas

and TJ's negotiations with Hammond, 150, 151n

British consul general for middle and southern states, 376

and deserting seamen, 376, 378n

and impressment, 525-6

Bonnet, John

settles in U.S., 371-2

identified, 372n

Borda, Jean Charles

report on weights and measures, 226

Bordeaux, France

exchange rate, 69, 486

U.S. consul at, 202

trade with U.S., 262, 486

and Federal District, 369

Bordley, John Beale

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 82n, 83n

Boston

J. W. Eppes's proposed trip to, 19

French consul in, 39

passports for U.S. ships in, 650, 670

Boudinot, Elias

and Republican effort to censure Hamilton, 289

stockholder in national bank, 433

Boulding, Noble

recommended as tenant farmer for TJ, 483, 521

Boulton (Bolton), Matthew

and copper coinage, 347-50, 526n

Bourgoing, Jean Franois de

banished from Spain, 327, 328n

Bourne, Benjamin

and case of Illustrious President, 296-7

and case of Commerce, 415

letter from cited, 415

stockholder in national bank, 432, 446

Bourne, Sylvanus

resigns as consul at Saint-Domingue, 202

Boyd, John Coffin

petition from, 634-5

Boyd, Robert

petition from, 634-5

Boyd & Kerr

and U.S. debt to France, 501, 510n

Brabant, Austrian Netherlands

French withdrawal from, 576, 577

Brackenridge, Mr. See Breckinridge, John

Bradford, Capt. (master of Union), 513, 514, 524

Bradford, Gamaliel

master of Jerusha, 464n

and transport of French prisoners to U.S., 464n

Bradley, Mr., 302

Bradley, Stephen R., 184

Bradshaw, Samuel

messenger to Ky., 302, 306, 310, 520

Brandywine, Pa.

TJ's proposed visit to, 313

brass

for Mint, 447

Brazil, Prince of. See John Marie Joseph Louis, Prince of Brazil

Brazil, Princess of. See Charlotte Joachime, Princess of Brazil

bread

shortage in Europe, 28-9

duties on in Great Britain, 187

export to Great Britain, 187

export from U.S. to Netherlands forbidden, 188, 237

shortage in France, 407

shortage in Paris, 488

breadstuff

export to France, 146, 186

and grain, 149n

export to Spain, 185

export from U.S. to French West Indies forbidden, 186

export to British West Indies, 188

Breck, Samuel

and execution of Louis XVI, 443

Breckinridge (Brackenridge), John

and Republican effort to censure Hamilton, 533

Breda, Netherlands

captured by French, 262n, 335

captured by allies, 524

Bremen

and workmen for Federal District, 24

Brest, France

and naval warfare, 165

bricklayers

for Mint, 447

bricks

for Monticello, 315

for Mint, 447

Briggs, Isaac

assistant to Andrew Ellicott, 152, 153n, 268, 401n

and survey of Federal District, 267n

Brimmer (TJ's horse)

sale of, 134, 230, 581

Brissot de Warville, Jean Pierre

letter to, 679

praised by TJ, 680

execution of, 680n

mentioned, 518-19n

Brissotines

conflict with Jacobins, 457

Bristol, England

U.S. consul at, 202

economic distress in, 528

trade with U.S., 528

Brittany, France

revolt in, 457, 458n, 486

Brodie, William Douglas

recommended for consular appointment at Malaga, 309n

Brown, Andrew

edition of U.S. laws, 106

Brown, Benson & Ives

letter to, 491

letters from, 414-15, 554

and case of Commerce, 414-15

ship detained at Port-au-Prince, 491, 510-11, 554

Brown, James

letters to, 513-14, 524-5

letters from, 3, 525, 549

and sale of TJ's tobacco, 3, 351, 485, 513, 524-5

TJ's account with, 3, 101, 138, 524-5

and Wayles estate debt, 8

and wine for TJ, 28-9, 235, 525, 580, 620

and clothing for TJ's slaves, 91, 230, 257

and books for J. W. Eppes, 396, 513

and Short's business affairs, 479-82, 495, 513, 522, 524,

527-8, 549

and books for TJ, 513

and TJ's furniture, 513, 521, 524

Brown, John (Eng.)

medical system, 97

Brown, John (Ky.)

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 82

and discounting of merchants' bonds by national bank, 474

and speculation by national bank, 474

Brown, John (R.I.)

and case of Illustrious President, 297n

Brown, Moses

ship detained in Portugal, 487n

Brown & Francis

and case of Illustrious President, 296-7

Brunetta, Italy

fortress at, 359

Brunswick, Karl Wilhelm Ferdinand, Duke of

and invasion of France, 8, 97, 128, 130, 239, 506

proposed assassination of, 128

and invasion of Netherlands, 454, 662, 668

and invasion of Rhineland, 456

Brush, Ebenezer

resigns as consul at Surinam, 202

Brush, Richard, & Co.

and transport of French prisoners to U.S., 464

brushes

for Mint, 447

Brussels

and French invasion of Netherlands, 335

reportedly captured by allies, 343, 374

and invasion of Austrian Netherlands, 454

banking failures at, 497

Bulkeley, John, & Son

letters from, 28-9, 235-6

letter to cited, 28-9

and wine for TJ, 28-9, 235-6, 525

and captives in Algiers, 86, 88n

and Barclay's mission to Morocco, 160n

TJ's account with, 235-6

letters from cited, 236n

mentioned, 427

Buoy of the Brown, 638n, 703, 704

Bureau de Pusy (de Puzy), Jean Xavier

Lafayette's aide de camp, 124

Burgain, André L.

captured by Patriote, 406

detained in Marseilles, 406

land grant from Continental Congress, 406

Burgoyne, John, 8, 97

Burlamaqui, Jean Jacques

Principes du Droit Politique, 618n

Burnet, Gilbert

History of My Own Time, 472

Burr, Aaron

letter to, 66

and Department of State records, 66-7

relations with TJ, 66-7

identified, 67n

recommends Enoch Edwards, 649

Burton, Robert

business failure, 351, 485

and sale of TJ's tobacco, 485

Butler, John

letter from, 40

Vindication of the planters of Martinique & Guadaloupe, 40

Butler, Pierce

and appointment of ministers to Europe, 102

butter

duties on in Netherlands, 237

Butts, Samuel

petition from, 634-5

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