Volume 44 Index

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Abbadie, Jacques

Traité de la divinité de nôtre seigneur Jesus-Christ (Jacques Abbadie), 304, 305n

Abbottstown, Pa., 386

Abolition Society of Wilmington, Del., 509

Abraham, Francis

letter from, 406

asks TJ for a loan, 406

identified, 406n

Acerbi, Giuseppe

Travels through Sweden, Finland, and Lapland, 645

“Acquisition of Louisiana” (Michael Fortune), 179

Active (brig), 363-5

Active (ship), 595, 596n

Acton, Sir John Francis Edward, 317, 321

Adair, James

History of the American Indians, 484, 485n

Adams, Abigail

letters to, 129-31, 379-81

letters from, 3-6, 243-5, 600-1

closes correspondence with TJ, xii, l, 601

sends condolences to TJ, xlix

criticizes TJ’s support of Callender, xlix-l, 4-6, 243-5, 600

portrait by Stuart, xlix-l, 354 (illus.)

TJ defends his conduct to, xlix-l, 129-31, 379-81

and TJ’s removal of J. Q. Adams, xlix-l, 244-5, 379-80, 600-1

defends J. Adams’s late-term appointments, 3-4

Adams, Dudley, 542n

Adams, Fort, 206

Adams, George, 542n

Adams, George, Jr., 542n

Adams, John

conduct as president defended by A. Adams, 3-4

late-term appointments, 3-4

TJ’s respect for, 129-30, 244, 380, 381

criticism of, 372

appointments by, 392

comments on A. Adams’s correspondence with TJ, 601n

administration compared with TJ’s, 619-21

and use of military volunteers, 674, 675n

Adams, John Quincy

and Stuart’s portrait of A. Adams, l

removal as bankruptcy commissioner, 244-5, 379-80, 600-1

member of Eighth Congress, 719

dines with TJ, 724

Adams, Louisa Catherine Johnson, 58n

Adams, Samuel, 112, 113n

Adams family (London), 541, 542n

Addington, Henry, 217n

Adet, Pierre Auguste

letter from, 145-7

Leçons élémentaires de chimie, 145-7

sends news, thanks TJ for his letter, 145-7

agriculture. See Jefferson, Thomas: Agriculture

Airth, David, 218n

Alabama, 110n

Alabama River, 184

Albemarle Co., Va.

courts, 49

sheriff, 436n

Fredericksville Parish, 482n

St. Anne’s Parish, 482n

Albion (brig), 109

alcoholism

among Indians, 78

in navy, 144

writings on, 204, 205n

among office seekers, 389, 401, 650-1

Alexander, Alexander, 392-3

Alexander, Alexander, Jr., 392

Alexander, Charles, 138

Alexander, Nathaniel, 718, 723

Alexander, Robert, Jr., 193n, 245-6, 689, 702

Alexander, William (S.C.)

letter from, 392-3

seeks appointment, 392-3

Alexander I, Emperor of Russia

letter from, 654-5

intercedes on behalf of crew of the Philadelphia, x, 198n, 423, 424n, 654, 655

reputation as a reformer, 196-7

bust of, sent to TJ, 198, 704

protests French infractions in Baden, 217n

encourages trade, friendly relations with U.S., 654-5

Alexandria, Bank of, 368, 369n

Alexandria, D.C.

jail, 137, 224-5

yellow fever in, 235

See also District of Columbia

Alfred (ship), 222

Algiers

annuity payments to, 28n

relations with U.S., 176, 665

and plague, 404

Alien Enemies Act (1798), 621

Alien Friends Act (1798), 347, 349n, 372, 583, 621

aliens. See immigrants

Allard, Mr. (Orleans Terr.)

characterized, 16, 18, 20

Allen, Benjamin, 294

Allen, Hannibal M., 692

Allen, Mr., 686, 706

Alling, Hotchkiss & Co. (New Haven, Conn.), 75n

alphabets, 628-9

Alston, Willis, 718, 721

American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 552n

American Annals (Abiel Holmes), 551-2

“American Citizen” (pseudonym)

reports Spanish payments to Wilkinson, 555

identified as Derbigny, 555n

American Citizen and General Advertiser (New York)

reports on British frigates at New York, ix-x, 402-3

offered for sale, 151, 152n

See also Cheetham, James

American Colonization Society, 214n

American Crisis (Thomas Paine), 699

American Mercury (Hartford), 336n

American Philosophical Society

receives communications, specimens, 148, 251

elects members, 198n

TJ as president of, 251

Magellanic Fund, 251n

American Revolution

veterans of, 220, 260n, 276n, 286n, 300n, 361n, 407n, 458, 481n, 497n, 569n, 699-701, 709n

Loyalists, 255n

and Indians, 377

bounty certificates, 699

and Del., 699-701

American War, from 1775 to 1783, with Plans (Charles Smith), 573n

Amsterdam, 270, 271-2

Anacostia River, 674, 676

Andalucia, Spain, 512, 513

Anderson, Isaac, 717, 721

Anderson, James, 392

Anderson, Joseph

and T. Vandyke, 453

as reference, 700-1

member of Eighth Congress, 719

dines with TJ, 721

letter from cited, 732

recommends aspirants for office, 732

Andrews, George, 136, 333

Andrews, Robert, 112, 113n

Anmours, Charles François, Chevalier d’

letter from, 446-7

retirement on the Ouachita River, 446-7

introduces Derbigny, 447

Annales du muséum national d’histoire naturelle, 645

Annapolis, Md., 457, 458

Annuaire de la librairie (William Fleischer), 502n

Annual Message to Congress (1804)

drafting of, 662-80

consideration of, by Congress, 663, 685n, 697

text of, 680-4

delivered in writing, 685n

publication of, 685n, 697

Annual Register (Great Britain), 556

anonymous letters

advise on preventing yellow fever, 55-6

in verse, responding to Louisiana memorial, 382

cited, 732, 733

See also Jefferson, Thomas: Correspondence

Antwerp, 255n, 517n

Apple Creek, 81, 89

Appleton, Thomas

letter to, 114-15

letter from, 331-2

payments to, 69, 114-15, 123, 222, 729

forwards vines, plants to TJ, 112, 114, 331-2

and wine for TJ, 112, 114-15.

sends news on Barbary affairs, 177, 354n, 362

and Timpanari Viganò, 331, 499

and Ceracchi claim, 332

promotes trade with Ottomans, 354n

reports misuse of U.S. passports, 354n

and Cathalan’s dispute with W. Baker, 422n

letter to cited, 729

apprenticeships, 699

Archer, John, 717, 722

Archer, Sterling, 661, 704

architecture

Doric order, 166n

Tuscan order, 166n

roofs, 342-5

See also Capitol, U.S.; Jefferson, Thomas: Architecture; Monticello; President’s House

Arcturus (horse), 196

Argand, François Pierre Ami, 540

Argote, Antonio de

characterized, 16-17, 19, 20

Argus (revenue cutter), 267n, 346n

Argus (U.S. brig), lii

“Aristides” (pseudonym). See Van Ness, William P.

Arkansas Post, 80, 81

Arkansas River

exploration of, 30, 99, 103-4

as boundary, 81, 571

Armistead, Francis, 154, 180

Armistead, Robert, 201, 203, 228, 730, 731

Armstrong, Gen. John

letters to, 67-8, 120

letter from, 174

appointed minister to France, xiii, 77, 112, 688, 702

commission, letter of credence for, xiii, 216, 219n, 253, 289-90, 363n

and Delabigarre, 24, 263

carries letters for TJ and others, 67-8, 69, 120, 121, 536

TJ recommends schools, lodgings in Paris to, 67-8

TJ’s opinion of, 112

TJ recommends P. S. Du Pont to, 120

polygraph for, 132, 509n

departure for France, 171, 174, 315, 316n

change in form of French government, 216, 219n, 290n, 363n

and American debt claims, 393

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

art

physiognotrace, xlix, 298

busts, 114, 115n

engravers, 246-7

restoration of, 272n

miniaturists, 324n

Arthur, John, 524, 526

Articles of Confederation, 565

Ast, William Frederick

letter to, 159

and TJ’s insurance premium, 159, 162

astronomy

astronomical instruments, 107-8, 437-8, 441n, 540, 541, 542n, 694

calculation of longitude, 108, 437-8, 441n, 693-4

equinoxes, 251

meridian line at Washington, D.C., 539-42

Atticus, 317, 321

attorneys

dominated by Federalists, 310-11, 622

accused of charging excessive fees, 621-2

See also Jefferson, Thomas: Law; law

Attwater, Elnathan, 75n

Atwater & Daggett (New Haven, Conn.), 75n

Augustus, Emperor, 627

Aurora (Philadelphia), 230, 231, 233n, 548, 696, 697n

See also Duane, William

Austin, David

letter from, 488

seeks appointment, 488

Austin, Moses, 684-5n

Austin, William

Letters from London, 260

Auvergne, France, 240, 241

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