Volume 34 Index

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A

Aaron (Bible), 93, 94n

Aborn, Thomas, 146, 147n, 266

Academy of Medicine (Philadelphia), 270n

Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 504n

accountants, 581, 670n

"Acquisition of Louisiana" (Michael Fortune), 417n

Adams, Abigail, 64n, 220n

Adams, John

Minister to Great Britain

secretaries, 62-3, 64n

and negotiations with Algiers, 311n

and D. Parker, 539n

Opinions

vanity of, 575

Personal Affairs

relationship with E. Gerry, 22-3

and Mercy Otis Warren, 220n

law clerks, 674n

portraits of, 690n

President

makes appointments, 19, 20n, 58, 131n, 147n, 218n, 251n, 304n, 415, 533n, 553n, 592, 604n

late-term appointments, 23, 64n, 94n, 129, 131n, 132n, 146, 147n, 213n, 333, 334n, 433, 556, 606

leaves Washington, 23

and extradition of H. Jones, 26, 163-4

and J. Robbins case, 26, 27n, 164n

and marine hospital at Norfolk, 26, 27n

and David Humphreys, 60-1

and proposed military academy, 87n

removal from office an act of God, 111, 116-17

and President's House, 135n

and Direct Tax in S.C., 136n

and Truxtun's seniority, 139, 140n

and Tripoli, 159, 160n

correspondence with governors, 162, 174

administration praised, 188n, 594, 644

petitions to, for pardons, 242n

and Ellicott, 250

and British debt claims, 323-4

and D.C. development, 335n

applications to, for appointments, 357n

removals by, 357n, 426, 447, 449n

and prosecution of sedition trials, 386-7, 389n

and Algiers, 431

flattered by Federalists, 512

preferred Tories over Republicans, 513-14

leader of a party, not a nation, 538

criticism of, 576

restoration of French prizes, 663-4

and Convention of 1800, 665

Relations with Jefferson

commissioners to France, 64n

cheerfully submits to TJ's administration, 601

Adams, John Quincy, 130n, 466

Adams, Samuel, 52, 176n, 394, 497

Adams, Fort, 151n

Adams (brig), 86n

Adams (U.S. frigate), 29, 30, 330, 461, 462n, 624n

Adamson, William

letter from, 472-5

congratulates TJ, seeks appointment, 472-5

identified, 475n

Addison, Thomas, 304

Adet, Pierre Auguste

letter from, 421-3

congratulates TJ, 421-3

adultery, 323, 387

Aeneid (Virgil), 386

Africa

colonization schemes for, 156

American captives in, 310, 311n

geology of, 551-3

merchants, 553n

African Episcopal Church, 417n

agriculture

farmers as citizens, 36

commerce "handmaid" to, 71, 189, 540

investments in, 231

recommendations for a national board or society, 414

threshing machines, 452

Aikin, Charles Rochemont, Concise View of All the Most Important Facts which have Hitherto Appeared Concerning the Cow-Pox, 274-5, 277n

Alabama River, 120

A la Nation Française, aux Consuls de la République, à Toutes les Nations Maritimes du Globe et à Toutes les Sociétés Savantes de l'Europe (Jacques Joseph Ducarne de Blangy), 495-6n

Albemarle Co., Va., 240n

alcoholism

in navy, 16n

accusations of, 88, 206-7, 360-1

among Monticello artisans, 104n, 376, 407

removals from office due to, 517-18

Alexander, Andrew, 258

Alexander, John, 258, 494

Alexander, Samuel, 194n

Alexander I, Emperor of Russia, 285n, 466

Alexander (ship), 11

Alexandria, Egypt, 134, 285n, 642, 643

Alexandria, Va.

Orphan's Court, 20

justices of the peace, 20n, 303-4

packet service to, from, 106, 599n

custom house, 118n

physicians, 118n

collector of internal revenue at, 319

merchants, 360n

collector of customs at, 381n

smallpox vaccination at, 467-8

marine hospitals, 679

taxes in, 692-3

Alexandria Advertiser and Commercial Intelligencer, 246n

Alexandria Expositor, 405n

Algiers

tribute for, 29, 115, 205, 222n, 266-7, 330, 350n, 351, 431-2, 461, 607

estimate of marine force of, 31n

consuls at, 61n, 624

ransom of U.S. prisoners in, 61n, 311n

Dale's instructions regarding, 115n

treaty with U.S., 115n, 380, 397

attacks U.S. shipping, 138-9, 140n

status in Ottoman empire, 160n

interest in French tapestries, 203-4

confused with Tripoli, 308-9

cruisers, 646

See also Mediterranean Sea; Mustafa Baba, Dey of Algiers

Alien Friends Act (1798)

evasion of, 35, 387

prosecutions, persecutions under, 425n, 473, 475n

criticism of, 576

support for, 594

aliens. See immigrants

Alison, Francis, 411, 412n

Alliance (ship), 16n

almonds, 598

Alston, Joseph, 188n

Altona, 481

"American Citizen" (W. Barton), 425n

American Citizen and General Advertiser (New York), 224n, 309-10n, 425n

See also Denniston & Cheetham

American Literary Advertiser (Washington, D.C.), 405n

American Philosophical Society

loans money to C. W. Peale, ix, 627-8

seeks to acquire mastodon skeleton, ix, 482n, 627-8

elects members, 87n, 121n, 183n, 412n, 488n, 504n

publishes Transactions, 120, 153, 154, 248

receives communications, specimens, 172n, 553n

TJ as president of, 277n, 312n, 329n, 480n

meetings, 312n

offers prizes, 312n

American Revolution

veterans of, xliii, 16n, 69, 77n, 80, 84, 86n, 122, 124, 169n, 191, 207, 211n, 243, 256, 307n, 391n, 394n, 461n, 467, 484, 488n, 541, 566, 690n, 695n

and Denmark, 31-2

and citizenship, 35-6

commissaries, 70n, 122

Loyalists, 110, 126n, 158n, 176n, 177, 256, 316-17, 324, 326, 616, 674n, 684, 696

quartermasters, 122

privateers, 140n

in S.C., 157n

and France, 207, 400n

naval affairs, 261n, 527

in N.Y., 360n

in Mass., 364n

glorification of, 385-6

slaves lost during, 392n

persistent principles and spirit of, 459, 484, 490-1, 519, 576, 593

and Cherokees, 508

in Boston, 644

judge advocates, 674n

"Americanus" (W. Jackson), 419-20

Ames, Fisher, 344

"Amour Médecin" (Molière), 294n

Amsterdam

banks, 85n

Short's mission to, 289

consul at, 474

merchants, 532n

Anacostia River

navy yard at, 30, 111, 257, 330, 434

Anderson, Mr. (commissary of boundary survey), 250, 251n

Anderson, Robert, 7

Andrews, Asa, 281n

Andrews, William, 670n

Annual Register (Great Britain), 634-5

Anstey, John, 324-6

Antoninus, Marcus Aurelius (Roman emperor), 634

Antwerp, 206n

Apalachicola River, 183, 184n, 216

Appalachian Mountains, 456

Appleton, Thomas, 48, 51, 132

aprons, 705

Apthorp, John, 694

Apthorp, Susan, 694

Archer, John

letter from cited, 701

architecture

calls for simpler, chaster, 128

Boston, 693

Argus (revenue cutter), 357n

Ariana, 386

Armstrong, Gen. John

advises on appointments, 158n

letter from cited, 704

Army, U.S. See War, U.S. Department of

Arnold, John, 118, 119, 120n

arsenals, 22, 69n, 82-3, 85-6n, 347-8, 614

art

lack of patronage for, 79-80

Egyptian, 454

Ash, James, 355, 476

Ashley, Warren, 101, 185, 229

askos

Roman, copied, 194n, 233

Ast, William Frederick

letter from, 56-7

and TJ's insurance premium, 56-7, 684, 685n

"Astronomical, and Thermometrical Observations, made on the Boundary between the United States and His Catholic Majesty" (Andrew Ellicott), 120n

Astronomical Observations ... from the year MDCCLXXXVII to the year MDCCXCVIII. Volume III (Nevil Maskelyne), 249, 251n

astronomy, 118-20, 172n, 183-4, 249, 251n, 293, 552-3, 554n, 687-8

atlases, 471-2

attorneys

Federalists as, 3, 195, 592, 593

in Ga., 3, 592-3

in S.C., 15

in R.I., 195, 196n, 341

in Ky., 244

in Va., 307n

in New York City, 514n

in Baltimore, 534n

Republicans as, 592-3

in Boston, 674n

in Philadelphia, 695n

Atwood, Edward, 368n, 378

Aubert, Jacques, 44, 45

Augusta, Ga., 455, 457, 458, 594

Augusta (U.S. brig), 296, 300n

Augusta Herald, 594

Aurora (Philadelphia)

prints letters, documents, 9n, 477n, 584n

reports TJ's return to Washington, 48n

reports scheme to block Gallatin's nomination, 67n

unprofitability of, 72, 299

advertises G. Stuart's sheriff's sale, 80n

and TJ hosting lodgers at President's House, 246n

and Irujo-Pickering correspondence, 419n

distribution of, interfered with, 573-4

subscriptions to, 573-4, 575, 577n

See also Duane, William

Austin, Benjamin, Jr., 661

Austin, David

letter to, 565-6

letters from, 111-13, 116-17, 180-1, 221-2, 279, 305-6, 349-50, 350-2, 368-9, 376-7, 405-6, 463, 475-6, 482-3

offers plans, advice, 112, 116-17, 180-1, 222, 349-50, 350-2, 369n

seeks appointment, 112, 116, 180-1, 305-6, 482-3

seeks union of all Christians, 112, 368

and New Haven collectorship, 117, 384n, 463

letters from cited, 181n, 369n, 384n, 406n, 483n, 698, 699, 701

observations on Barbary affairs, 221-2, 305-6

requests interview with TJ, 279

establishes Lady Washington's Chapel, 368-9, 406n

at Yale, 369n

Fourth of July discourse, 376-7, 406, 475-6

National "Barley Cake," 377n

acknowledges note from TJ, 405-6

performs wedding ceremony for TJ's servants, 565-6

Austin, David, Sr. (1732-1801), 94n, 117, 554, 556

Austin, John P., 117

Austin, William, 207n

Australia, 156

Austria, 273, 284

Auvergne, France, 287

"A.Z." (pseudonym)

letter from, 630-1

theory on fossil locations, 630-1

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