Volume 39 Index

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N

nails. See Jefferson, Thomas: Nailery

Nantes, France, 437, 438n, 634

Naples, 19, 190-4, 273

Nassau, Bahamas, 158n

Natchez

clearance of vessels at, 386-7

establishment as port of entry, 442-3, 493, 494n

fortification of, 275-6, 401

newspapers, xlv

surveyor and inspector at, 390n

and termination of right of deposit at New Orleans, xlv

See also Mississippi Territory

Nathan, Moses

identified, 436n

letter from, 435-6

recommends continuation of A. McLane in office, 435-6

National Institute of Arts and Sciences. See France: National Institute of Arts and Sciences

National Intelligencer (Washington)

prints building regulations, 336n

prints T. Paine's Letters to the Citizens of the United States, 73n, 322n

prints TJ's annual message to Congress, 171n

publishes memorial of Ky. legislature, 105n

reports news of convention with Spain, 39n

and Tatham's lifeboat, 11n

and TJ's letter to the National Institute, 8n

See also Smith, Samuel Harrison

naturalization. See immigrants

Naturalization Act (1798), 412, 414-15n

Nature Displayed, in her Mode of Teaching Language to Man (Nicolas Gouin Dufief), 10n

Nautical Almanac and Astronomical Ephemeris, 606, 607

Navy, U.S.

alcoholism in, 183n

appropriations and expenditures, 19, 25, 39, 134, 167, 171n, 183-4, 212, 344-7, 348-50, 376-9, 410, 411

construction of 74-gun ships, 171n, 345, 349, 350, 377, 378

cost of the Constellation, 117

dry docks, vii, xlv-xlvii, 4, 15-17, 19-20, 28, 123-5, 167-8, 171n, 225, 243, 301-2, 322 (illus.), 385, 394-8, 402, 488

dueling in, 621n

gunboats, 367n, 554n

increase of, 19

instructions to naval commanders, 19, 24n

letter from, 117

and the Mediterranean, 164, 167, 191-3, 345, 554n, 565, 568

navy agents, 183-4, 191-2, 194n, 212

navy yards, 385

officers' commissions and warrants, 58, 183n, 600

reduction of, xlv-xlvi, 21

repair of vessels, 345, 349

smaller vessels needed by, 19, 164, 167, 193, 344, 349, 366-7, 378, 379n, 494n, 543, 568

vessels in ordinary, 385

warrants drawn on Treasury by, 600-1

See also Marines, U.S.; Smith, Robert

Néologie, ou vocabulaire de mots nouveaux, à revouveler, ou pris dans des acceptations nouvelles (Louis Sébastien Mercier), 370-1n

Nestor, 603, 605n

Netherlands, 24n, 27n, 170n

See also Amsterdam

Neue Philadelphische Correspondenz, 32

neutral rights

at New Orleans, 72n, 238n

and prize claims, 493, 495-6n, 560-1, 564-5, 573-5

New, Robert Anderson, 131, 315

Newan, Mr., 638

New England

education in, 278

fears national influence of Va., 629n

turnpikes in, 117-18

Newhall, Albert, 415n

New Hampshire

bankruptcy commissioners, 492n

judges, 368, 422-5, 491-2

militia, 271n, 492n, 611

Rockingham Co., 492n

U.S. attorney, 368

See also Federalists; Portsmouth, N.H.

New Haven, Conn.

brewers, 478-9

communication with, 92-3

TJ's reply to merchants of, 154n

New Jersey

Bridgetown collectorship, 257-8

cider from, 234-5

Essex Co., 235n

iron manufacturing in, 115n

Little Egg Harbor collectorship, 131, 132, 314

marshal, 314

militia, 271n

Newark, 234-5

Perth Amboy collectorship, 131, 132, 437, 633

See also Federalists; Republicans

New Jersey, College of (Princeton), 278, 622n

Newman, Francis, 299

New Orleans

acquisition of, 218, 302-3, 305, 329, 386, 429-30, 444-6, 565n, 584n, 623-4

cabinet considers situation at, 241, 305n

clearance of American vessels at, 386-7

French officials arrive at, 521, 522-3n

and French policy, 217, 219n, 275, 624, 625

French troops expected at, 71, 244n, 330, 386, 529, 592

intendant's proclamation, xlv, 71, 72n, 91-2, 104-5, 322 (illus.)

marine hospital at, 59, 221n

prospects of armed seizure of, vii, 306, 328, 338, 341, 386, 430, 444, 493, 494n, 552, 554n, 623-4

Spanish notary at, xlv

termination of right of deposit at, vii-viii, 139, 179, 208-10, 236-8, 240, 244n, 275, 312, 336-7, 347-8, 351, 391-2, 409-10, 428-9, 466, 468, 623

vice consul at, 209

newspapers

accused of libel, 150-1, 153n, 473, 553, 554-5n

deistic, 369

Federalist, 8n, 100, 152, 154n, 331n, 411, 414n, 451, 553, 554-5n

German language, 32, 246

religious, 426n

Republican, 8n, 100, 102n, 150-1, 153-4n, 244-6, 327, 328n, 389, 390n

seek printing contracts, 212n

and TJ's letter to the National Institute, 8n

TJ's opinion of, 553

See also press, freedom of

Newton, Sir Isaac, 420, 421, 536, 539

Newton, Thomas

advice on bottling, 51

and Anglican property in Norfolk, 11, 14, 51, 123

letters from, 491, 543

letters to, 14, 51, 123, 465

offers vessel to the navy, 543

sends news of Saint-Domingue, 491

as state legislator, 491n

TJ orders cider, wine from, 51, 465, 480, 491, 543, 556

New World Planted (Joseph Croswell), 604, 605n

New York

Albany surveyorship, 131, 132, 314

American Revolution in, 583n

Angelica, xlviii

Ballston Spa, xlix-l

Canandaigua, 496n, 516, 517n

Cayuga Co., 587-8n

Clinton Co., 628, 634

Clintonians, 300n

constitutional convention, 155n

courts, 630n

elections in, 300n

Essex Co., 628, 629-30, 634

Freemasons in, 208n

French in, xlviii

Hudson, 154-5, 614, 626n, 634

Indian affairs in, xlviii-l, 221-3, 496-7, 500-2, 515-16, 517n, 530n

Kinderhook, 500n

legislature, 155n

marshals, 155n, 314

merchants, 629n

militia, 155n, 271n, 611, 629n

Oswego collectorship, 595-6, 614, 634

physicians, 626n

Presbyterians in, 208n

Saratoga Co., 630n

Shawangunk, 307n

Sodus, 595

taverns, 629n

treasurer, 629n

Troy, 207-8n

Washington Co., 629n

Willsboro, 628-30, 634

See also bankruptcy commissioners; Federalists; Republicans

New York City

arts in, 363-4, 475, 476n

attorneys, 583n

chamber of commerce, 376n

custom house, 62, 366n

donations from, 394

hospitals in, 300n

insurance companies, 300n

Irish in, 300n

merchants, 200-1, 210, 273, 274n, 300n, 376n, 478n, 583n

museums, 475, 476n

naval officer at, 587, 588n

navy agent at, 200n

Scots in, 376n

Society of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick, 300n

Tammany Society, 475, 476n

New-York Academy of the Fine Arts, 363-4, 407, 408n

New-York Herald, 8n

New York Society for the Promotion of Agriculture, Arts, and Manufactures, 75

Niagara Falls, xi, xlix

Niagara River, 222n

Nicholas, George, 112

Nicholas, J., 114

Nicholas, Wilson Cary, 112n, 316n

Nichols, Francis (Philadelphia), 21, 24n

Nichols, Jehu

recommended, appointed surveyor, 131, 132, 315, 631, 632, 635n

Nicholson, Joseph H.

as committee member, 443-4n, 484, 565-6, 568

family of, 621n

letters from, 37-9, 565-6

letters to, 568, 613

and Marine Corps, 484, 565-6, 568

recommends aspirants for office, 37-9, 613

Nicholson, William R., 621

Nicoll (Nichols), John, 633

Niles, Hezekiah, 620n

Nimmo, James, 106, 632

Nissen, Nicholas C., 169n

Norfolk, Va.

Anglican property in, 123

bankruptcy commissioners, 106, 632

bottlers in, 51

fortifications at, 507, 508, 509n

merchants, 121n

North Carolina

American Revolution in, 178n

attorneys, 91

bankruptcy commissioners, 91, 240, 632

Beacon Island, 453

Beaufort collectorship, 131, 132, 632

Bertie Co., 563n

boundary of, 355

Cape Hatteras, 453-5

Edenton collectorship, 456n

Granville District, 513-14

Hertford Co., 410n

and Indian affairs, 178n, 355, 562-3

lighthouses, 452-6

marshal, 126-7, 155-6, 178, 182, 240, 632

merchants, 91

militia, 178n, 271n, 611

New Bern, 632

Newbiggin Creek surveyorship, 131, 132, 632

Nixonton surveyorship, 410, 437, 633

Pamlico Sound, 455

Shell Castle Island lighthouse, 453-6

Slade's Creek surveyorship, 131, 315

Swansboro surveyorship, 595-6, 614, 634

Tombstone surveyorship, 131, 132, 315, 632

western lands ceded by, 326

Windsor surveyorship, 131, 132, 315

See also Federalists; Republicans; Wilmington, N.C.

North Carolina, University of, 127n

North West Company, 353n

Northwest Ordinance of 1787, 227-8n, 525

Northwest Passage, 354n

Northwest Territory

immigrants to, 441-2

Indian affairs in, 15, 324, 327n, 427, 437

judges, 433n

redivision of, 80n

registers of land offices in, 281n, 324, 327n, 633

supervisor for, 143, 281n

Symmes purchase, 239n, 315

See also Ohio; St. Clair, Arthur

Notes on the State of Virginia

bibliography of, 559

calls farmers "chosen people of God," 506, 507n

and Logan's speech, 290n

Mazzei's copy of, 534, 538, 541n

praise for, 39, 42

as source for Va. history, 434n

Nourse, Joseph, 27n, 171n, 183, 357n

Nouveau Dictionnaire Français, contenant les expressions de nouvelle création du Peuple Français (Leonhard Wilhelm Snetlage), 371n

Nova Scotia, 426n

Novi Ligure, Italy, 535, 539

Novosiltsov, Nikolai, 533, 537, 540n

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