Volume 40 Index

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B

Bache, Benjamin Franklin, 186n

Bache, Catharine Wistar, 11

Bache, William

letters from, 112-15, 461-3

removal to Miss. Terr., 11

reports on patients at New Orleans marine hospital, 461-3

sends news from New Orleans, 112-15

Bacon, John

advises on appointments, 586, 588n

and elections in Mass., 163-4, 285-6

and Indian affairs, 163, 285

letter from, 163-4

letter to, 285-6

Badger, Joseph, 429

Baker & Comegys (Philadelphia), 104

Bakewell, William

letter from, 336-7

seeks advice on removing to Va., 336-7

Bakewell, William, Benjamin, and W. L.

letter to, 210

send regards, beer to TJ, 168, 210, 336

thanked by TJ, 210

Baldwin, Abraham

advises on appointments, 6-7, 722

letter from, 6-7

letter from cited, 722

and M. Baldwin, 715, 716n

and University of Georgia, 165n

Baldwin, Michael, 714, 715, 716n

Baldwin, Thomas, Jr., 439

Baltimore, Cecil Calvert, second Lord, 486n, 487, 488n, 577-9

Baltimore, Charles Calvert, fifth Lord, 578, 580n

Baltimore, Md.

architecture, 419

attorneys, 33

banks, 209

collector at, 541n

harbor defenses, 191, 192, 193, 195n

merchants, 541n, 568n, 589n

naval officer at, 541n

newspapers, 552, 554n

Bank of England, 377-9

Bank of the United States

Baltimore branch, 209

bills of, 312

cashiers, 679n

New York City branch, 555n

Norfolk branch, 574, 679

TJ seeks special arrangement with, 582-3

Washington branch, 14, 209, 219, 312, 582-3, 679n

bankruptcy commissioners

in Conn., 339n

decline, resign appointments, 279-80, 403, 452, 504-5, 580-1, 718

in District of Columbia, 718

in Ky., 460n, 654n

list of candidates for appointment as, 488-9

in Mass., 7-8, 143-4, 488-9, 585, 621n, 718

in Me., 243n, 488, 489n

in N.C., 526n

in N.H., 262n

in N.Y., 384n, 504-5, 555n, 645n, 718, 722

in Pa., 115

TJ seeks, receives recommendations for, 262n, 403, 452, 489n, 505n

in Va., 279-80, 488, 489n, 580-1, 718

in Vt., 403, 452, 718

Banks, Sir Joseph, 475, 476n

Baptists, 168n, 212n, 384

Barbary states

commercial relations with Italy, 197n

compensation for U.S. consuls to, 648-9, 651

proposal to use submarines against, 628

proposed alliance with Naples against, 482

slavery in, 650

special U.S. agent to, proposed, 92

TJ's proposed concert of powers against, 123n

See also Algiers; Morocco; Tripoli; Tunis

Barbé de Marbois, François

and deadlines for compliance with Louisiana convention, 470-3

and Louisiana negotiations, viii, 199-200, 201-3n, 303n, 433n

Barbier, Joseph

identified, 34n

letter from, 34

seeks information on Serraire, 34

Barbour, James, 504

Baring, Francis, & Company (London), 473n

Barker, George W., 439

Barker, John, 93n

Barlow, Joel, 98n

Barnes, John

and C. Ludlow, 549, 554-5, 601

handles financial transactions, 7, 14n, 25, 276, 312n, 318, 357n, 485n, 623, 671, 713, 725-6

letter from, 434-5

letter to, 561

letter to cited, 723

plans to return to Philadelphia, 583, 636-7, 661

recommended to Muhlenberg, 636-7

TJ requests bank bills from, 318

TJ's debt to, x, 561, 661

TJ's interest account with, 315-16, 434-9

TJ's opinion of, 636

and W. Short's affairs, 28, 106, 168, 218, 219, 436, 437n

Barnes, Joseph

letters from, 480-4, 627-9

sends news of European, Mediterranean affairs, 480-4, 627-9

Barnet, Isaac Cox

appointed commercial agent at Le Havre, 717, 718, 719n

commercial agent at Antwerp, 341n

letter to, 343-4

and wine for TJ, 313, 343-4, 405

Barnet, Oliver, 645n

Barney, John H.

forwards letter, books to TJ, 364

letter from, 364

seeks appointment, 5

Barney, Joshua, 364

Barr, Nehemiah, 597, 598

Barron, James, 548n

Barron, William A., 662, 665n

Barton, Benjamin Smith

Elements of Botany, 713

prepares M. Lewis for expedition, 170, 263, 278, 444

and request by Batavian Republic for plant exchange, 614n

and smallpox vaccination, 281n

Bartram, John, Jr., 612

Bassett, Burwell, 117-18, 335n

Bassus, Cassianus

Geoponica, 316, 317n

Bastille, 54, 55n

Batavia, Dutch East Indies, 181

Batavian Republic. See Netherlands

Bayard, James A., 677

Bayly, Louis C., 190

Bayou Manchac. See Iberville (Ybberville) River

Bayou Plaquemine, 698, 699, 701

Beaumarchais, Pierre Augustin Caron de, 415-16

Beaune, France, 313-14

Beauvais, France, 207n

Beckley, John, 343

Becks, C., 25

Bedford Co., Va., 322

See also Poplar Forest (TJ's estate)

Bee (Hudson, N.Y.), 188, 189n, 389n

Belgrade, 355

Belsham, Thomas

Memoirs of the Late Reverend Theophilus Lindsey, 159n

Bennet, William

Excellence of Christian Morality, 139-40, 235-6

Bennett, Jeremiah, Jr., 339, 340n, 347, 718

Benson, John, 273

Benson, William (Va.)

asks TJ for money, 164

letter from, 164

Berlié, L'Abbé de

Essai historique et chronologique, 510, 512

Bermuda Hundred, Va., 270, 273, 321, 575

Bernadotte, Bernadine Eugénie Désirée Clary, 121, 122n

Bernadotte, Jean Baptiste

attitude toward U.S., 43n

and Beaumarchais heirs' claim, 416

departure of, delayed, 432, 661

named minister to U.S., 39, 43n, 45, 48, 121-2, 144, 145, 148, 149

to remain in France, 529, 616, 617

wife of, 43n, 121, 122n

Berthe, Jean Nicholas

Précis Historique, 670, 671n

Beverley, William (ca. 1696-1756), 580n

Bible

Ahab, King of Samaria, 561n

Apostles, 333

Corinthians, 397, 402n

Daniel, 558

depicted in tapestries, 205, 206

Elijah, 561n

Jezebel, 561n

Job, 385, 401

Judas, 630

Matthew, 401, 403n

Naboth, 560, 561n

Paul, 333, 397, 402n, 631

Peter, 630

Psalms, 584, 585n

Revelations, 559

Samson, 106

Sennacherib, 103, 104n

Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, 103, 104n

Sodom, 559

Whore of Babylon, 559

See also Christianity

Bibliothèque française (periodical), 509, 511, 513n

Bibliothèque portative d'architecture (Charles Antoine Jombert), 316, 317n

Biddle, Nicholas, 249n

Big Black River, 365, 422

Biloxi, W. Fla., 433n

Bingham, Anne Willing, xlvi

Bingham, William, xlvi

Bingley, William

Animal Biography, 671, 672n

Binns, John Alexander

Treatise on Practical Farming, 541-2, 575, 637, 638n, 639, 640n

Birmingham, England, 350, 352

"Birtha" (Joseph Bringhurst), 679n

Blackburn, Gideon, 494-5

Blackden, Samuel, 204, 205, 207n

Blackledge, William, 526n

Blacklock, Thomas, 295

blacks

assaults on, 507-8

as boatmen, 25

as seamen, 462

See also slaves

Black Sea, 125

blacksmiths, 507, 725, 726

See also Stewart, William (blacksmith)

Blagden, George, 134, 137n

Blaine, Ephraim, 630, 633n

Blake, Francis, 488, 489n, 718

Blanchard, Thomas, 580, 581n

Bland, Theodorick, 164

Blicher Olsen, Peder, 84, 493-4

Bloodworth, Timothy, 538-9

Bloomfield, Joseph, 500, 676, 678n

Bloomfield, Robert, 475, 476n

Blue Ridge Mountains, 407

boats

for Lewis and Clark expedition, 246-8, 249-50n

and R. Claiborne's boat propulsion system, 373-4

Bolling, John (TJ's brother-in-law), 603, 692

Bollmann, Justus Erich

asks TJ for loan, 562-4, 591-2

failure of mercantile business of, 286, 287n, 309, 562

family of, 309

and Lafayette, 4n, 124-5, 591, 592n

letters from, 124-5, 309-10, 562-4

letters to, 4, 286-7, 334, 591-2

offered consular appointment, 286-7, 309-10, 334

payments to, 263, 445

rolling mill business of, 57, 309, 562, 564n

and wine for TJ, 4, 124-5, 263-4, 287

Bollmann, Lewis, 57, 564n

Bon, Cape, 151

Bonaparte, Joseph

attitude toward America, 121, 303n

and Louisiana negotiations, 38, 42n, 44, 48

and renewal of war with Britain, 303n

and U.S. relations with France, 303n

wife of, 43n, 121, 122n

Bonaparte, Josephine, xliv, 39-40, 45-6, 49

Bonaparte, Julie Clary, 121, 122n

Bonaparte, Napoleon

attempts on life of, 657

books about, 327-8

compared with Charlemagne, 327-8

interest in TJ, United States, xliv, 303n

letter of credence for U.S. minister, 232-3

letters to, 231-2, 232-3

and Louisiana negotiations, viii, xliv, 35, 39, 42n, 45, 48, 77n, 114n, 155, 199-203, 349, 352, 354

and Mme Bernadotte, 122n

and occupation of Hanover, 484n

opinion of TJ, 39, 43n

and Pinckney Treaty, 62, 63-4n, 227

presentation of Monroe to, xliv, 200, 201n, 301-2, 303n

and ratification of Louisiana treaty and conventions, 433n

reconsiders Louisiana convention, 470-3

reestablishes slavery in colonies, 108, 350, 352

and renewal of war with Britain, 35-8, 39-40, 43n, 44n, 45-6, 49, 301-2, 303n, 326, 372, 407, 422, 432, 434n, 482, 637

residences of, xliv

and resignation of R. R. Livingston, 231-2

restricts freedom of press, 39, 43n, 45, 334

and Russia, 434n

and Spain's termination of deposit at New Orleans, 121, 519-20

and spoliation claims, 38-9, 42n, 44-5, 48

titles of, 200

TJ's opinion of, 155, 326, 422, 637

books

bookbinding, 602, 712-13

children's, 409

dictionaries, 513n

price of, 300, 301, 513n, 514n, 529n

printing, publication of, 98n

See also Jefferson, Thomas: Library; Library of Congress

Bordeaux, France

American seamen at, 430

Louisiana treaty and conventions sent from, 412-13n

TJ's letters sent by way of, 405, 540, 567

wine from, 539

Boston

alms house, 194n

bankruptcy commissioners, 8n, 489, 585

Beacon Hill, 194n

Castle Island, 160n, 194n, 195n

custom house, 466

druggists, apothecaries, 495-6

elections in, 466

Governor's Island, 192, 193

harbor defenses, 191-5

marine hospital, 721

Massachusetts State House, 194n

music in, 501n

navy agent at, 160-1n

newspapers in, 164n, 189n, 243n, 308n

postal service at, 163

Boston (U.S. frigate), 151

Boston Gazette, 189n

Boston Tea Party, 570

Boswell's Tavern, Va., 706

botany, 516n, 612-14, 713

bottling, 4

Botts, Henry (seaman), 462

Bouch (artist)

portrait of TJ by, xliv-xlv, 320 (illus.)

Boucher, François, 204-5, 206, 207n

Boudinot, Elias, 157n

Bourbon, Louise Marie Adélaide de, Duchesse d'Orléans, 456

Bourbon Island (Réunion), 181

Bowie, Robert, 439

Bowling, Joseph, 83-4n

Bowyer, Michael

letter from, 621-2

TJ requests fossils from, 621-2

Boyer, Abel

Compleat French Master for Ladies and Gentlemen, 670, 671n

Bradford, James M., 77n, 101

Bradford, Samuel, 466, 468n

Bradley, Stephen R.

advises on appointments, 403

and John Willard, 32n

letter from, 403

Breckinridge, John, 22-3, 60n, 77n

Bremen, Germany, 481

Brent, Daniel (clerk)

and improvement of Pennsylvania Ave., 421, 440

letter from, 421

letter to, 440

Brent, Daniel Carroll

advice on quarrying, 17

and J. Carroll's case, 508n

and Joseph T. Scott's biography of Washington, 14, 18, 159n

letter to, 14-15

and W. Pickering's case, 14-15

Brent, Richard, 334, 335n

Brent, Robert, 624n, 718

Brent, William (1775-1848), 66n

brewers, 168

bridges, 421

Bridgham, Joseph (seaman), 462

Briggs, Isaac

applications to, for appointments, 299

appointed surveyor general of Miss. Terr., 12, 92, 111, 259, 424, 717

astronomical instruments for, 383

letters from, 299-300, 383

letters to, 12, 244, 404

purchases clock for TJ, 299, 404, 499, 581

requests use of transit from APS, 299, 300n

secretary of American Board of Agriculture, 638n

TJ recommends surveyors to, 120n, 244, 299, 404

TJ's opinion of, 259

Briggs, Joseph, 383

Brightthought, John

invents calico printing machine, 99-100

letter from, 99-100

Bringhurst, Anne Pole, 679n

Bringhurst, Deborah Ferris, 679

Bringhurst, James, 679n

Bringhurst, Joseph

forward letters for TJ, 676, 678n, 679-80

identified, 679-80n

letter from, 679-80

letter to cited, 680n

postmaster at Wilmington, Del., 76

Brobson, James, 68n

Brongniart, Louise d'Egremont, 38, 42n, 44, 48

Brooke, Robert (secretary to bankruptcy commissioners), 280

Broughton, William Robert, 367, 368-9, 369n

Brown, Charles Brockden, 679n

Brown, George (Md.), 463, 469

Brown, James (Jamaica), 12, 146

Brown, John (Ky.)

forwards letter for TJ, 90

letter to, 90

Brown, Margaretta Mason, 90

Brown, Rives, & Co., 285, 317

Brown, Robert (Pa.), 348n

Brown, Samuel (Boston), 160-1n, 496n

Browne, Jackson

identified, 444n

letter from, 443-4

seeks appointment, 443-4, 723

Brussels, 199

"Brutus" (Bernard Smith), 185-6

Buchan, David Steuart Erskine, Earl of

Essays on the Lives and Writings of Fletcher of Saltoun, 708, 709-10n

identified, 709n

letter to, 708-10

TJ expresses desire for peace and amity with Britain to, vii, 708-10

Buchanan, William, 181

Buell, John H., 664

Buenos Aires, 147n

Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc, Comte de, 368, 369, 370

Bulkeley, John, & Son, 346

Bullus, John, 439

Burgoyne, John, 290

Burley, William, 143

Burnes, David, 535, 536n

Burnet, John, 388-9

Burnham, James

letter from, 356-7

sends ticking, cotton cloth for TJ, 356-7

Burr, Aaron

associates with Federalists, 552, 554n

and D. A. Ogden, 609n

defeated for governor (1804), 592n

and election of 1800, 188n

leaves Washington, 69-70

as president of the Senate, 202n

and Stockbridge Mohican Indians, 612n

supporters of, 310, 311n

travels of, in South and New England, 70n, 552, 554n

and Vanderlyn, xli-xlii, 431n

Volney sends translation of Ruines to, 98n

western conspiracy of, 30n

Burrall, Charles

forwards letters for TJ, 314n, 405

letter from, 405

letter to cited, 405n

Burrows, William Ward, 624n

Burthe d'Annelet, Charles André, 115n

Butler, Pierce

letter from, 250

recommends aspirant for office, 250

Butler, Thomas, 664

Byrd, Charles Willing, 715

Byrd, William, II, 579n

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