Volume 42 Index

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N

nails. See Jefferson, Thomas: Nailery

Nantes, France, 36n, 94n

Naples

consul at, 602, 604, 605n

U.S. relations with, 394-5, 603, 605

Nash, Frank

death of, 407n

letters from, 55-6, 407

seeks passage to U.S., 55-6

sends verse to TJ, 407

Natchez

collector at, 538, 541, 620

crime on road to, from, 494

incorporation of, 361n

and Jefferson College, 359-60

land office at, 73

newspapers, 91n

trade at, 544n

See also Mississippi Territory

Natchez Gazette, 91n

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

National Intelligencer (Washington)

forwarded to M. Lewis, 8

and Republican nominations for vice president, 547n

and transfer of Louisiana to U.S., 185

National Register, 618n

Natural Principles of Rectitude (Johann Daniel Gros), 601

Navy, U.S.

and the Mediterranean, 75n

navy agents, 195, 197, 198n, 364, 365n

See also Smith, Robert

Neagle, David, 428n

Nelms, William, 203, 204, 474n

Nelson, Mr. (Miss. Terr.), 494

Nelson, Thomas (d. 1803), 23, 619, 623

Netherlands

impressment of American seamen by, 81n

neutrality

and French right to commission privateers in U.S., 4n

neutral rights

and "fictitious" blockades, 209, 211, 250n

and foreign cargoes covered by U.S. vessels, 182-3, 202-3, 208-12

freedom of the seas, 448-9

negotiations with Britain on, 247, 250-1n

in renewed war between Britain and France, 249-50

New and Complete Dictionary of the German and English Languages (Johannes Ebers), 599

New Bourbon, 191

New Britain (Labrador), 283n, 294

Newcome, Joseph, 511n

Newfoundland, 310

New Hampshire

and Annapolis Convention, 184n

See also bankruptcy commissioners; Federalists; Portsmouth, N.H.; Republicans

New Harmony, Ind., 418n

New Jersey

Burlington Co., 535n

Burlington collectorship, 533-6

Hunterdon Co., 578n

lack of banks in, 60n

Little Egg Harbor collectorship, 533, 534n

New Brunswick surveyorship, 92, 93n, 96, 620

ratifies Twelfth Amendment, 459, 460n

Sandy Hook lighthouse, 393-4

sawmills in, 578n

U.S. attorney, 23, 619, 621n

See also Federalists; Great Egg Harbor, N.J.; Republicans

New Jersey, College of (Princeton), 226n

New Madrid, 191, 491

New Mexico, 189, 294, 295

New Orleans

banks at, 104, 106

black militia at, 504, 505n

collector at, 84, 186, 248, 326, 475, 539

commercial regulations at, 223, 475, 530, 548-9

corruption in, 548, 549n

courts, 288, 471, 472, 473n

crime, 581

custom house, 223, 248, 277, 475, 476-7, 530, 548-9, 601n

dances, balls at, 441n

descriptions of, 286-7

discord between French and newcomers at, 441n

education in, 286

establishment of branch Bank of the United States at, ix, 104, 106

French administration of, 140

and fur trade, 298

importation of slaves at, 473n

inhabitants considered decadent, extravagant, 286, 287

marine hospital at, 12, 106-7, 141-2, 248, 435, 452

mayor, 437, 439, 441n

militia, 140, 504, 505n

naval officer at, 98, 121, 186, 475, 539, 541, 620

newspapers, 55n

postal service, 29, 337, 365, 555-6

public buildings and fortifications in, 140, 177

roads to, from, 29, 30n, 433-4

slave trade in, 593-4

smuggling in, 544n

Spanish administration of, 339-40n, 548, 549n, 594n

surveyor at, 98, 114, 121, 169, 475, 538-9, 541, 620

termination of right of deposit at, 133

transfer of, to U.S., 7, 42-3, 89-91, 139-40, 152, 171, 177, 184, 289, 301-2, 325, 483n

views of, 359n

withdrawal of Spanish troops, officials from, 504, 505n

See also Louisiana; Louisiana Purchase; Mississippi River

New Providence, Bahamas, 209, 425-8

newspapers

accused of libel, 133, 134, 368n

Federalist, 155-7, 162-3, 251n, 330, 332-3, 334n, 347, 364, 368n

foreign editors of, 65-6, 67n

maintained by advertising, not subscriptions, 333

Republican, 55n, 65-7, 134, 157, 347, 368n

seek printing contracts, 131-2, 347

Newton, Sir Isaac, 163

Newton, Thomas

and fire at Norfolk, 582

forwards letters, 474

health of, 520

letters from cited, 624, 627

letter to, 582

recommends aspirants for office, 627

TJ orders cider, wine from, 340, 370

Newton, Thomas, Jr., 627

New Translation of Volney's Ruins (Constantin François Chasseboeuf Volney), 46, 47

New York

Buffalo surveyorship, 93, 96, 620

Burrites, 71n, 122n, 408n

Canaan, 437n

Clifton Springs, 114n

Clintonians, 71n

Columbia Co., 290n

courts, 218n, 255-6n

Dutchess Co., 169n

elections in, 226n

Elmira, 254n

Genesee Co., 113, 176, 206, 207, 227-8, 233-4

gubernatorial election in, 45, 70, 408n

Hudson, 436-7n

Hudson collectorship, 435-7

land speculation in, 408n

legislature, 226n

militia, 290n

Newtown, 254n

Oldenbarneveld, 493

Oneida Co., 493

Ontario Co., 114n, 408n

prisons, 169n

Rome, 178n, 382

slavery in, 169n

sulfur springs in, 113-14, 176, 206-8, 227-9, 233-4

Tioga Co., 254n

Trenton, 493

See also bankruptcy commissioners; Federalists; Republicans

New York (U.S. frigate), 74n, 83n

New York City

booksellers, 4n

collector at, 455n

Democratic Society, 226n

libraries, 4n

merchants, 402-3, 478, 479n

militia, 75, 76n

navy agent at, 365n

shoemakers, 606-7

yellow fever, 22, 606

New-York Evening Post, 54n

New-York Herald, 155

New-York Historical Society, 226n

Nicholas, Robert C., 117, 288, 408, 475, 476

Nicholas, Wilson Cary

and election of 1804, 547n

letter from, 524-5

letter from cited, 623

letter to, 420-1

and organization of upper Louisiana, 420-1, 422n

recommends aspirants for office, 475, 476

reports on discontent in R.I., 524-5

Nichols, Walter, 625

Nicholson, John B., 315-16n

Nicholson, Joseph H.

as committee member, 63n, 230n, 522n

letter from, 56

recommends aspirants for office, 56, 200, 511, 512-13n, 522

Niles, Hezekiah, 518

Nivison, John, 582n

Norfolk, Va.

collector at, 454, 455n, 624, 627

fire at, 582, 609, 610

marine hospital at, 455n

merchants, 36n, 608-9

Norfolk Herald, 582n

Norte, Rio del. See Rio Grande (Rio Bravo)

North Carolina

Anson Co., 14

Cape Hatteras, 135-6

elections in, 98-9, 100n

Fayetteville, 14, 88

Granville Co., 14n

immigrants to Louisiana from, 192

Indiantown surveyorship, 93, 96, 620

lack of banks in, 60n

legislature, 153

lighthouses, 135-6

merchants in, 14n

newspapers, 88, 213

ratifies Twelfth Amendment, 153

Shell Castle Island, 135-6

Tarboro, 361, 432

Williamsborough, 14n

Winton surveyorship, 93, 96, 620, 623

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

North West Company, 281, 297

Northwest Ordinance of 1787, 441-2n

Norwood, Washington, 14n

Notes on the State of Virginia

appendices to, 506-7n

praise for, 403-4

and slavery, 224, 225n

Nourse, Joseph

appointed bank director, 588, 627

and contingent fund, 185n

and Louisiana stock, 289, 304n, 312, 313n, 315n

statements of public debt, 60n

Nuevitas, Cuba, 478

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