Volume 39 Index

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A

"A. B." (pseudonym)

letter from, 438-40

seeks appointment, money, 438-40

Abercrombie, Charles, 522n

abolition, 89n, 92n, 480n

Abrams, 341

acacia, 337

accountants, 292n

Account of the Skeleton of the Mammoth (Rembrandt Peale), 306, 307n, 383

Adams, John

criticism of, 74n

and election of 1796, 519

electors for, 118n

and Ellicott, 282

makes appointments, 78n, 149n, 415n

as minister to Great Britain, 49

and Poellnitz, 89n

and recommendations for appointments, 490

removals by, 359

suggested as candidate for president in 1804, 472

and T. Paine, li

Adams, Rev. John

Anecdotes, 619, 620n

Flowers of Modern History, 619, 620n

Adams, Samuel, 604

Adams, Fort, 401, 443n, 481, 493, 494n, 634

Adamson, William

letter from, 411-15

seeks assistance for Irish refugees, 411-15

Addison, Alexander

impeachment of, 472-3, 474n

persecution of Republicans by, 389

Adet, Pierre Auguste

letter to, 451-2

TJ sends news of politics, diplomacy to, 451-2

Adriatic Sea, 192

Aertsen, Guilliam, 585n, 633

Aeschyli Tragoediae quae supersunt ac desperditarum fragmenta (Christian Gottfried Shütz), 461

Aeschylus, 461

Africa

removal of condemned slaves to, 184-5

Age of Reason. Part the Second (Thomas Paine), l, li, 73

agriculture

agricultural societies, 75, 105, 106-7, 254, 255n

apples, 235n

droughts, 534-5, 538

experimental farming, 89n

fertilizers, 74-5

merino sheep, 122n

potato cultivation, 254

U.S. an agricultural nation, 430, 457

See also Jefferson, Thomas: Agriculture

Aikin, John

Letters from a Father to His Son, 619

Aitken, Jane, 523n

Aitken, Robert, 523n

Alabama River, 401, 402, 493, 529, 530n

Albano Laziale, Italy, 99n

Albemarle Co., Va.

academy authorized in, 178n

Birdwood plantation, 70

courts, 47n

Henderson lands in, 4-5

sheriffs, 555n

alcoholism

accusations of, 99, 101

among Indians, 232, 287, 289n, 353n, 496, 515

among judges, 368, 423-4n

among navy officers, 183n

among officeholders, 258, 358

as cause of poverty, 142n

Alembert, Jean Le Rond d'

Encyclopédie, 461n

Alexander I, Emperor of Russia, 83, 84n, 85-6, 532-40

Alexandria, D.C.

bakers, 486n

fortifications at, 508n

merchants, 485, 486n

plasterers, 135

W. Short seeks to purchase land in, 162

See also District of Columbia

Algiers, 169n, 253, 254n

Alien Enemies Act (1798), 622n

Alien Friends Act (1798), 622n

aliens. See immigrants

Ali Hassan, Dey of Algiers, 253, 254n

Allegany Turnpike Road, 117-18

Allegheny River, 496, 497n

Allen, Ethan, 299n

Allen, Hannibal M., 299

Allen, James, 400

Allen, Nathaniel, 514n

Allen, Samuel, 400

Allison, Burgess, 307n

Alps, 534, 538

American Citizen and General Advertiser (New York), 8n

American Museum (New York City), 475, 476n

American Philosophical Society

election of officers, 373-4n

elects members, 33n, 128n, 269, 270n, 433n, 459n

expels members, 433n

Philosophical Hall, 523, 524n

publishes Transactions, 270n, 449, 466, 576, 578n, 610

receives communications, specimens, 71, 74-5, 268, 270n, 588, 589n, 601, 602n, 623

secretaries, 373-4n

TJ as president of, 373-4

American Preceptor: Being a New Selection of Lessons for Reading and Speaking (Caleb Bingham), 619, 620n

American Revolution

books, writings on, 420, 421, 512-13n

bounty and pension claims, 441-2, 499-500, 586-7, 588n

in Del., 38, 557n

engineers, 508n

foreign officers in, 508n

Irish in, 414n

Loyalists, 35-6n, 583n, 587, 588n

in Mass., 290

naval forces, 33n, 499-500

in N.C., 178n

in Pa., 49-50, 450n

prisoners of war, 342n, 442n, 450n, 500

privateers, 374, 436

quartermasters, 586, 588n

in S.C., 187n

and slaves, 184, 185n

surgeons, 441-2

in Va., 35-6n, 342n

veterans of, 38, 46n, 49-50, 93, 142n, 159, 160n, 178n, 187n, 195n, 216n, 327, 342n, 359n, 411n, 435, 441-2, 450n, 499-500, 503, 508n, 586-8, 594n, 598n, 617n

in western territories, 142n

Amiens, Treaty of, vii, 72n, 163, 411

Amsterdam, 27n

Anacostia River, xlvi-xlvii, 20, 124-5n

Anderson, James, 315

Anderson, Joseph

advises on appointments, 272-3, 296

as committee member, 316n, 525n

letters from, 272-3, 296, 486-7, 549-50, 621-2

letter to, 566-7

letter to cited, 273n

opposes Ross resolutions, 554n

and road through Indian territory, 486-7, 549-50, 566-7

seeks appointment, 621-2

Anderson, Walter G., 621

Anderson, William Preston, 315

Andrews, George

account with TJ, 563-4

and ornaments for Monticello, 99n

Anecdotes, Bon-Mots, and Characteristic Traits of the Greatest Princes, Politicians, Philosophers, Orators, and Wits of Modern Times (Rev. John Adams), 619, 620n

Angerman, Johann Gotthilff

Anweisung, wie das Holz, 189

forwards pamphlet to TJ, 189

letter from, 189

Anglican Church, 483n

Annual Message to Congress (1801), 15-17

Annual Message to Congress (1802)

consideration of, by Congress, 272n

criticism of, 188, 211-12, 260, 278

delay in presenting, vii, 139, 169n

delivered in writing, 17, 169n

drafting of, vii, 14-30

praise for, 188, 211-12, 260, 278, 344n, 527, 528, 529n

publication of, 171n, 174

text of, 162-72

Annual Visitor; or Almanac (Thomas, Andrews & Butler), 620n

Antwerp, 275n, 315

Anweisung, wie das Holz zum Haus- und Schiffsbau so zubereitet werden könne, dass es vor Feuer, Faulniss und Wurmfrass (Johann Gotthilff Angerman), 189

Apalachicola River, 303

Appendix to the Notes on Virginia Relative to the Murder of Logan's Family, 290n

Appleton, Thomas, 42, 45, 46n, 107, 108, 190, 191, 194n

Aquia Creek, 544

Archer, Thomas, 131, 314, 315n

architects. See Hadfield, George; Latrobe, Benjamin Henry

architecture

arched roofs, xlvi-xlvii, 124n

books on, 99n

in Italy, 99n

of jails, 371-3, 419

windows, 465-6

See also Jefferson, Thomas: Architecture; Monticello

Arkansas River, 591

Armistead, Bartholomew D., 551, 614

Armistead, Francis, 314, 315n

Armistead, Theoderick, 543

Armstrong, John (1755-1816)

and Kosciuszko's lands, 202-3

letter to, 202-3

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

Arnold, Benedict, l

art

Indian portraits, xlviii-l, 322 (illus.)

miniature portraits, 508n

museums, 475, 476n

patriotic, 241-3

physiognotrace, 306-7, 383-4, 406-9

schools, societies, 363-4, 407, 408n

sculpture, 229n, 363n, 561-2

study of, 458n

Art poétique (Nicolas Boileau), 5, 6

Ash, James (Md.)

identified, 467-8n

letter from, 467-8

sends book proposal to TJ, 467-8

Ashash, Abd al-Rahman, 169n

ash trees, 126

astronomy

astronomical instruments, 220n, 342, 343n, 607, 618

calculation of longitude, 606-8

comets, 536, 539

meteors, 269, 270-1n

Atala (François René de Chateaubriand), xlix

Athenaei Dipnosophistarum, sive, Conenae Sapientum Libri XV (Athenaeus), 448, 449n, 511, 512, 610

Athenaeus

Athenaei Dipnosophistarum, 448, 449n, 511, 512

attorneys

benefits of legal training, career, 392

education of, 334, 363n

mentioned, 272, 293, 362, 498n, 522

See also law

Audrain, Peter, 257, 258n

Audubon, John James, 479n

Aurora (Philadelphia), li, 74n, 301, 302n, 523n

See also Duane, William

Austin (hired slave), 61

Austin, Jonathan L., 635n

Australia, 483n

Austria, 12

Avery, John

forwards maps of Mass. to TJ, 46

identified, 46n

letter from, 46

letter to, 381

thanked by TJ, 381

Ay (Aij), France, 471

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