Volume 44 Index

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N

Nacogdoches, 339, 340n, 535, 536n, 640n

nails

manufacture of, 41

See Jefferson, Thomas: Nailery

Nancy. See Nuestra Señora de la Merced (Spanish brig)

Nanjemoy, Md.

collector at, 170, 690, 702, 711

Nantes, France, 171-2, 186n, 218n

Naples

U.S. relations with, 111, 498

loans gunboats to U.S., 275n, 354n

quarantine at, 498

trade of, 498

Napoleon, Emperor of the French (Napoleon Bonaparte)

letter to, 289-90

and Armstrong’s letter of credence, xiii, 219n, 289-90

change in form of title, xiii, 362

plots against, 13n, 255n

and crew of the Philadelphia, 177-8n

and American claims commission, 186n

declared emperor, 186n

and Lafayette, 506, 507n

Nassau, Bahamas, 731

Natchez, 256, 294n, 360, 394

See also Mississippi Territory

Natchitoches

U.S. garrison at, 250, 339, 340n

Caddo delegation visits, 311-12, 364, 640

Spanish threat to, 339, 363n, 364, 640

National Aegis (Worcester), 532, 533n

National Intelligencer (Washington), 119n, 125, 382n

See also Smith, Samuel Harrison

Natural Bridge, Va., xlvii, 113n, 354 (illus.), 356

Nature Displayed, in Her Mode of Teaching Language to Man (Nicolas Gouin Dufief), 443-4

Nautilus (U.S. schooner), lii, 371-2n

Navoni, François, 364, 365n

Navy, U.S.

recruits, enlistments in, 33

purchase, construction of new vessels, 33-4, 36

gun carriages, 37

navy yards, 63-7, 117-18, 496-7, 533

timber for, 67

geographic distribution of midshipmen, 77-8, 94

navy agents, 110-11, 341

reinforcement of Mediterranean squadron, 111, 177, 275n, 665, 681

pursers, 129

alcoholism in, 144

courts-martial, 202n

provision vessels, 222

fraud committed against, 234-5

clothing contracts, 330-1

navy storekeepers, 341

lists of appointments, promotions, 661, 703-4

surgeons, 661, 704

repairs to navy vessels, 663, 668, 674, 676

criticism of TJ’s naval policies, 674, 676

Mediterranean Fund, 677

letter to cited, 730

See also gunboats; Smith, Robert; Tripoli

Nelson, Roger, 717, 721

Nelson, Thomas (York, Va.), 299

Netherlands

travel accounts, 171

See also Batavian Republic

Neufville, Isaac

letter from, 192

recommended, seeks appointment, 34-5, 77, 161, 192, 228, 239, 265, 266n, 279, 328-9n

acts in place of ill father, 141-2, 153, 161

identified, 192n

appointed commissioner of loans, 327, 364, 375, 590n, 689, 702, 712

Neufville, John

illness, death of, 34-5, 77, 141-2, 153, 161, 192, 228, 239, 284, 590n, 712

neutral rights

British violations of, 224, 253-4, 300-1, 327-8, 336-7, 663-4, 671

French criticize U.S. neutrality as “illusory,” 254n

always damaged by nations at war, 336-7

French violations of, 336-7, 663-4, 671

New, Anthony, 718, 722

New Bedford, Mass.

collector at, 26, 31

Clark’s Point lighthouse, 629, 632

Newbold, George

letter from, 429

sends pamphlet to TJ, 429

identified, 429n

New Bourbon, 80

New Castle, Del., 519, 699-700

New England

maps of, 247n

New England Mississippi Land Company, 533n

New-England Palladium (Boston), 338n

New Hampshire

U.S. attorney, 77, 689, 702

elections in, 85, 279, 335, 350, 351n

Baptists in, 550n

Grafton, 550n

See also Federalists; Republicans

New Harmony, Ind., 260n

New-Harmony Gazette, 260n

New Haven, Conn.

memorial of merchants of, 75-6

and St. Croix consulship, 75-6

Remonstrance of the Merchants of, 76n

surveyor, 276n

collector, 590n

New Jersey

Society of Friends in, 628n

New Jersey, College of (Princeton), 44, 195n, 449n, 545n

Newlin, Cyrus

letter from, 509

recommends aspirant for office, 509, 656n

identified, 509n

Newlin, Robert

letter from, 509

recommends aspirant for office, 509, 656n

identified, 509n

New London, Conn., 265-7, 345-6

New Madrid, 80, 81, 82n, 89-90, 123

New Madrid District, 81, 82

New Orleans

yellow fever in, viii-ix, 53-4, 303-4, 311, 325-6, 329, 359, 375, 388, 411, 479, 520, 587, 640

French, Spanish administration of, 21n

militia, 22, 23, 217n

Catholic Church in, 35, 217n, 639

and French privateers, 35, 36n, 363-5

Bayou St. John surveyorship, 52, 310, 387-8, 690, 711

economic potential of, 53

Carondelet Canal, 54, 102, 313

city surveyor, 57n

establishment of post road from Washington to, 184, 206, 334-5, 406n, 459-61

demand for slaves at, 217-18n

diversity of population, 217n

free blacks in, 217n, 254n

Independence Day celebration in, 217n

unhealthy climate of, 217n, 226

and slave trade, 254-5n, 310

racial tensions in, 254n

postal service, 256

French, Spanish influence in, 281, 363n, 607

hospitals, 294n

collector at, 303, 326, 330, 375, 537-8, 542, 551, 568-9, 575, 613-14, 616, 627, 636n

sheriff, 310-11

notaries public, 311

smuggling, 312

memorial from merchants of, 330

U.S. troops at, 349

Saint-Domingue refugees in, 351-2, 353

physicians, 353n

smallpox vaccination in, 359-60

Spanish threat to, 363n

naval officer at, 365, 690

surveyor at, 365, 551, 586, 690

threat of slave insurrection in, 411-12

Spanish records in, 598n

descriptions of, 607

revenue cutter for, 619

Folch visits, 639-40, 704-5

See also Orleans Territory; Ursuline Nuns of New Orleans

Newport, R.I.

collector at, 633, 729

physicians, 634n

French commissary of commercial relations at, 697

New Providence, Bahamas, 731

newspapers

Federalist, 63, 67, 101-2, 104n, 118-19, 129-30, 131n, 150-1, 166-8, 335-6, 511, 567, 647, 674, 696-7, 707, 709n

Republican, 118-19, 130, 149-52, 180, 336n, 696-7

TJ sends writings, information to, 118-19, 166-8

European, 123

TJ’s subscriptions to, 125

seek printing contracts, 149-52, 180

states may limit freedom of the press, 380-1

loss of influence by, 511

attacks by, weaken respect for government, 647

Newsum, William, 211

Newsum, William, Jr, 211

Newton, George, 192, 221

Newton, Sir Isaac

Principia, 40

Newton, Thomas

letter from, 192

introduces son George, 192, 221

recommends aspirants for office, 228

and Greenlaw’s testimony, 639n

Newton, Thomas (mariner), 691

Newton, Thomas, Jr., 718, 722

New York

Bath, 7n

commissioner of loans, 77, 689, 702

Clintonians, 107, 180

and election of 1800, 149

Burrites, 151, 180

maps of, 300

surveyor general, 300n

elections in, 413n

counterfeiting in, 639n

See also Republicans

New York City

British frigates at, ix-x, 85-6, 127, 224, 300-1, 327, 328, 355, 361-2, 364, 396, 402-3, 529-30, 556, 671, 674-5

Osage delegation visits, xlix, 78, 103, 275, 276n

steeples, 10, 11

manufacturing in, 41-2

navy yard at, 64, 496-7, 533

Tontine Coffee House, 132

newspapers, 149-52, 180

museums, 194-5, 221-2

physicians, 353n

merchants, 393n, 429n

construction of gunboats at, 395

French frigates at, 396, 674-5

banks, 429n

Society of Friends in, 429n

booksellers, 573n

schools, 573n

New-York Evening Post, 102n, 118-19, 166-7, 539n

New-York Manumission Society, 429n

New-York Price-Current (New York), 152n

New York Society for Promoting Communities, 628n

Nicholas, Robert Carter, 118-19, 586, 690

Nicholas, Wilson Cary

letter to, 203-4

and Nuestra Señora de la Merced, 26n

recommends aspirants for office, 196, 730

letters from cited, 196n, 730, 731

advises on appointments, 201, 203-4, 280

resigns U.S. Senate seat, 221

letters to cited, 280n, 731

appointment as collector at Norfolk, 690, 702

Nicholls, Edward C., 311

Nichols, Mr. (R.I.), 729

Nicholson, James, 27n

Nicholson, Joseph H.

potential minister to Spain, 464

recommends aspirants for office, 490

candidates recommended to, 547n

and committee for defense of harbors, 578-9, 710n

member of Eighth Congress, 717

dines with TJ, 720

Nicoll, John, 75n

Nicolson, Andrew, 525

Nile, Battle of the, 317, 322

Noailles, Louis Marie, Vicomte de

estate of, 376, 456-7

Norfolk, Va.

and Nuestra Señora de la Merced, 25, 26n

navy yard at, 64

merchants, 109n

construction of gunboats at, 127, 395

murders in, 639n

collector at, 690, 702, 709n

Norman, John, 247n

Norristown, Pa., 384

North, Frederick, second Earl of Guilford, Lord

Conciliatory Proposal, 166-8, 205

North Carolina

education in, 174n

militia, 261n

crops in, 336

elections in, 336, 337n

Granville District, 336, 337n

smuggling in, 337

Haitian refugees in, 367

Shell Castle Island lighthouse, 455-6, 474

Beacon Island, 456

free blacks in, 610n

counterfeiting in, 637-9, 694

Indiantown surveyorship, 690, 702

North River. See Hudson River

Northumberland, Pa., 384

Norway, 628n

Notes on the State of Virginia

and Natural Bridge, xlvii, 113n

and Harpers Ferry, 113n

and slavery, 609-10

Nourse, Joseph, 27n, 67

Noxubee River, 360n

Nuestra Señora de la Merced (Spanish brig), 25, 26n, 31-2

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