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4 Feb. 1639 010006 pink | Edw. Tynge to William Tynge: Deed of sale for lands at Mount Wollaston. 3 p..
10 Apr. 1639 010002 pink | William Tynge to William Coddington: Mortgage of Mount Wollaston. 2 p..
10 Apr. 1639 010003 pink | William Tyng to William Coddington: mortgage of Mount Wollaston.
26 Aug. 1639 010004 pink | William Coddington to William Cheesborough: Power of attorney for sale of lands at Mount Wollaston. 1 p. (copy).
16 Oct. 1639 010005 pink | Richard Wright to William Tynge: Deed of sale for lands at Mount Wollaston. 1 p. (copy).
10 July 1640 010007 pink | James Penniman et al. (for the town of Braintree) to Richard [W]right: Deed for "School Land" [at Braintree]. 1 p. (copy).
1641 010008 pink | Massachusetts. General Court. . Extract from laws concerning freedom of attendance and petition. 1 p. (transcript; not contemporary).
30 Jan. 1643 010010 pink | William Ting [i.e. Tynge]. . Inventory of estate. 2 p..
30 May 1643 010009 pink | William Coddington et al. to Richard Wright: Deed of sale for lands at Mount Wollaston. 1 p. (copy).
8 June 1647 010011 pink | Henry Adams. . Braintree. Will and inventory of goods. 3 p.. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
8 June 1647 010012 white | Henry Adams. . Will, 1646; Inventory of estate, 1647. (Both attested 8 June 1647). 2 p. (copied by JQA, 3 Oct. 1823, from "an antient document in possession of Jedediah Adams" of Quincy).. JQA—Genealogical Material.
11 July 1648 010013 pink | William Ting [i.e. Tynge]. . Will. Also a transcript by JQA. 2 p., 4 p..
7 Mar. 1655 010014 pink | Myles Standish. . Will. 4 p. (copy).
9 May 1657 010015 pink | William Bradford, Sr. . Will. Also extracts from other seventeenth-century documents concerning various persons. 4 p. (copy).
27 Oct. 1659 010016 pink | Jo: Fiske to ?. 1 p..
1659 010017 pink | Thomas Shepard. . Deed of land in Charlestown. 2 p..
28 Mar. 1661 010018 pink | . Indenture between Thomas Brattle and Thomas Shepard for division of property (partly in Braintree) inherited by their wives from William Tynge. 2 p..
28 Mar. 1661 010019 pink | . Indenture between Thomas Brattle and Thomas Shepard. 4 p. (transcript).
5 Apr. 1662 010020 pink | Leonard Hoar to Edmund Quincy. Hull [England]. 4 p..
15 Aug. 1670 010021 pink | William Dade [i.e. Dady] (attorney of Thomas Allin) to Thomas Shepard: Deed of property. Charlestown. 1 p..
1 Oct. 1670 010022 pink | Richard Wharton to Thomas Shepard: Deed of sale for Charlestown mill. 2 p..
4 Mar. 1672 010023 pink | John Hull and Edmund Quincy. . Plat of their land in Braintree (with diagram). 3 p..
1673 010024 pink | . Massachusetts General Court. Fast Day Proclamations. 16 p. (printed).
29 Jan. 1674 010025 pink | to the Countess of Essex "upon her Grief occasioned by the Loss of her only Daughter". 7 p. (transcript by JA).
15 Jan. 1676 to 17 Jan. 1676 010026 white | John Hull to Daniell Quinsey [i.e. Daniel Quincy, great grandfather of AA]. Boston. 4 p. (copy, made by GWA 22 Aug. 1826 from the original, according to endorsement in hand of JQA). JQA—Genealogical Material.
23 Sep. 1678 010027 pink | John Norton [d. 1716] to "Dear Sister" [i.e. to his future wife, Mary (Mason) Norton]. Hingham. 2 p..
30 Apr. 1680 010028 pink | William Dady (attorney of Thomas Allin) to Anna Shepard [Mrs. Thomas Shepard]: Deed of property in Charlestown; attested by Daniel Gookin, 8 Sept. 1680. Charlestown. 2 p..
13 Oct. 1680 010029 pink | Daniel Gookin Sr. to Anna Shipherd [Mrs. Thomas Shepard]: Receipt for legacy from the estate of Thomas Shepard. 1 p..
28 Feb. 1682 010032 pink | Anna Shepard [Mrs. Thomas Shepard] to Thomas Shepard Jr.: Deed to mills in Charlestown. 2 p..
1682 010030 pink | Daniel Quincy. . Boston.. Copies of letters:. 2 p..
1682 010031 pink | . Extracts from Journal of Chief Justice Samuel Sewall (entries ranging from 1682 to 1725). 4 p. (copy, in an unidentified hand). JQA—Genealogical Material.
9 Apr. 1683 010033 pink | Elijah Corlett to Mrs. [Anna] Shepard [Mrs. Thomas Shepard]: Receipt for legacy from the estate of Thomas Shepard. 1 p..
15 Dec. 1684 010034 pink | Daniel Quincy. . Warrant to collect "County Rate." Signed by Elisha Hutchinson et al.. 2 p. (on verso of a used account sheet of "Capt. Samll. Sewells Compyny," 1684)..
12 Nov. 1686 to 16 Aug. 1691 010035 pink | [ ]. . Fragmentary list of books lent to Samuel Shepard et al.. 1 p..
20 Oct. 1687 010036 pink | James Russell to Anna Shepard [Mrs. Thomas Shepard]: Deed for land in Chelmsford. Charlestown. 2 p..
20 May 1689 to 4 June 1689 010037 pink | Edmund Quincy. . Extracts from Braintree town records concerning representatives. 2 p. (transcript?).
18 Sep. 1690 010038 pink | Daniel Quincy. . Will. 3 p. (copy, in an unidentified hand).. JQA—Genealogical Material.
18 July 1694 010039 pink | Joseph Adams [Sr.]. . Braintree. Will [great grandfather of JA]. 2 p. (on parchment). JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
18 July 1694 010040 pink | Joseph Adams, Sr. . Braintree. Will [great grandfather of JA]. 3 p. (copy). JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
18 July 1694 010041 white | Joseph Adams, Sr. [great grandfather of JA]. . Will; also a copy of the probate, 10 Jan. 1694[/95]. 3 p. (in hand of JQA; a copy made by him 25 Sept. 1823 from "an Official copy on parchment, in possession of Jedidiah Adams, a lineal descendant from Peter Adams, the Executor named in the Will; with an added note by JQA dated 3 Oct. 1823: "My father [JA] has obtained from Jedediah Adams the above document and given it to me."). JQA—Genealogical Material.
11 Dec. 1697 010042 white | Edmund Quincy [2d]. . Will, 11 Dec. 1697; and Probate, 31 March 1698.. 5 p. (copy, in hand of GWA). JQA—Genealogical Material.
29 July 1700 010043 yellow | JA. . "Copy of a Record of the Votes of the Purchasers of Boston Waste Lands in Braintree," with supporting documents (quitclaims by Boston proprietors), and a plan of the 600 acres. 34 p. and envelope. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
22 July 1701 to 10 Dec. 1701 010044 pink | Conrade Adams. . Account with Capt. William Pickering. 2 p..
17 June 1704 010045 pink | S[amuel] Shepard to Mrs. Mary Norton. Woodbridge. 4 p..
17 Mar. 1708 010048 pink | John Norton [Jr.] to [John Norton Sr.]. Woodbridge. 2 p..
2 Sep. 1708 010046 pink | John Quincy. . Appointment of Thomas Brattle (uncle) as legal guardian. 2 p. (transcript).
1708 010047 pink | David Mason et al. and [Jonathan Mason?]. . Agreement concerning [Mount Wollaston?] Farm. 2 p. (fragment).
30 May 1709 010049 pink | Anna Shepard [Mrs. Thomas Shepard]. . Will. 4 p. (copy).
7 Sep. 1709 010050 pink | Anna Shepard [Mrs. Thomas Shepard]. . Probate of will; signed by Isaac Addington. 2 p. (transcript).
10 Sep. 1709 010051 pink | Jeremiah Dummer. . London. Memorial to Great Britain concerning the French settlements on the St. Lawrence River. 7 p. (transcript).
10 Sep. 1709 010052 pink | John Norton [Jr.] to John Norton [Sr.]. [Woodbridge]. 2 p..
19 Sep. 1709 010053 pink | John Norton [Jr.] to Mrs. Abigail Gillam. Woodbridge. 2 p..
10 Dec. 1709 010054 pink | John Norton [Jr.] to John Norton [Sr.]. Burlingtown. 2 p..
18 Apr. 1710 010055 pink | Anna Shepard [Mrs. Thomas Shepard]. . Inventory of estate. 2 p. (transcript).
14 Sep. 1710 431037 yellow | Deacon John Adams Nicholas Roberts. Boston MA. Receipt for a mortgage. Witnessed by Elizabeth Lillie and Hannah Adams. 1p..
29 Dec. 1712 010056 white | Edmund Quinsey [i.e. Edmund Quincy 3d] to John Quinsey [Quincy] in London. Brantrey [Braintree] in New England. 3 p. (copy, in hand of JQA, 13 Sept. 1833, with notation "Recd. from the Revd. Charles Burroughs, Portsmouth, N.H." and a note of endorsement [29 Dec. 1712] and memorandum [20 Nov. 1772] on the back of the original). JQA—Genealogical Material.
4 Dec. 1717 010057 pink | Isaac Fowle (of Charlestown, Mass.). . Will (proved 7 Nov. 1718). 2 p. (copy); preceded by envelope with memo in hand of JQA. JQA—Genealogical Material.
27 Dec. 1718 171842 yellow | JQA to Thomas Cadwalader. Dept. of State. 1 p..
2 Oct. 1719 010058 pink | John Quincy and Elizabeth Quincy. . Quitclaim; signed by Edmund Quincy. 2 p. (transcript).
21 Apr. 1720 010059 pink | Judge Samuel Sewell to [his son] Samuel Sewall. 8 p. (transcript, in hand of GWA, said to have been taken 16 Aug. 1826 from a copy made by Richard Cranch 11 May 1809).
3 June 1720 010060 yellow | James Penniman to Deacon John Adams. Deed to 6 acres on Penn's Hill & buildings (site of JA's birthplace) with a copy of a deed of 14 May 1656 of Samuel Haughtto Thomas Faxon. 8 p. and envelope. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
1721 to 1725 010062 pink | William Smith [Rev. William Smith1707–1783]. . Accounts (expenses at Harvard College). 2 p..
Feb. 1725 010063 pink | John Quincy. . Court order for the sale of land in Boston belonging to Alice Shepard [Mrs. Samuel Shepard]. 2 p..
1 Nov. 1725 010061 pink | Samuel Veasy to John Quincy: Deed for cedar swamp in Braintree. 3 p..
29 May 1727 to 16 Oct. 1758 010064 pink | . Braintree. Extracts from North Precinct Records relating to the Adams and the Quincy families. 4 p. (transcript).
26 July 1727 010065 pink | Joseph Neall to Rev. John Hancock: excerpt from deed, concerning boundaries of Hancock's woodlot [abutting certain Adams property]. 2 p.. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
20 Nov. 1727 010066 pink | Samuel Veasy to John Quincy: Deed for land at Faxon's Farm (later sold to Peter Marquand). 4 p..
10 Apr. 1728 010067 pink | . Russia. Imperial decree on coinage. 3 p. (copy; in Russian).
2 May 1728 to 20 May 1729 010068 pink | . Braintree. Extracts from Town Records relating to the Adams and the Quincy families. 4 p. (transcript).
21 Feb. 1729 010070 pink | Nicholas Phillips Jr. to John Hunt Jr.: Deed of division for land in Braintree. 3 p..
18 June 1729 010069 pink | Charles Taylor to John Quincy; also a transcript (in the hand of GWA) dated Aug. 1826. 2 p., 4 p..
9 Feb. 1730 010071 yellow | JA. . Extracts from reports of committees to the Braintree Town Meeting about problems with the common lands. 2 p.. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
27 Mar. 1730 010074 pink | . Extracts and notes relating to the Adams homestead and farm ("Old House") at Quincy, 1730–1798. 16 p. (copies, compiled ca. 1890, in an unidentified hand [initials on p. 10: "D.G.H."?]). JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
27 Mar. 1730 010072 pink | Thomas Crosby to Leonard Vassall: deed. 1 p. (copy). JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
27 Mar. 1730 010073 pink | William Hunt to John Quincy: Deed for land in Braintree "commonly called Cocheto Land". 3 p..
8 Feb. 1731 to 10 Dec. 1744 010075 pink | . Braintree. Extracts from Town Records relating to the Adams and the Quincy families. 4 p. (transcript).
6 Apr. 1731 010076 yellow | Joseph Adams et ux. to Deacon John Adams. Deed to 3 pieces of property. 4 p. and envelope. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
23 July 1731 010077 pink | Joseph Adams. . Braintree. Will [grandfather of JA]. 4 p. (copy). JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
29 Jan. 1734 010080 pink | Nicholas Phillips to John Quincy: Deed for land in Braintree "commonly called Shed's Neck". 4 p..
19 July 1734 010078 pink | John Hinds to John Quincy: Deed for 14 acres of land (his share of a plat of 6,000 acres confirmed to the town of Braintree) in Worcester County, Massachusetts. 3 p..
16 Aug. 1734 010079 pink | Beriah Fowle (widow of Isaac Fowle). . Will. 1 p. (copy); preceded by envelope with memo in hand of JQA and by a copy of the will of Isaac Fowle, 4 Dec. 1717, q.v.. JQA—Genealogical Material.
2 Jan. 1735 010081 pink | John Quincy. . Grant of land from the province of Massachusetts. 3 p. (transcript).
12 Jan. 1736 010084 pink | Samuel White. . Will. 4 p. (copy).
27 Mar. 1736 010082 pink | John Quincy. . Survey of land near Brookfield, Mass.. 2 p..
2 Sep. 1736 010083 pink | Benjamin Owen to John Adams [father of JA]: Deed of woodlot. Braintree. 2 p., preceded by envelope cover endorsed by CFA.. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
31 Jan. 1737 010086 pink | Edmund Quincy to Quincy (cousin). 2 p..
10 June 1737 010085 pink | Leonard Vassal. . Will. 2 p. (copy). JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
8 May 1739 010087 pink | Paul Gerrish and Mary Gerrish to Samuel Whitehouse: Deed for land in Rochester, N. H.. Dover, N. H.. 2 p..
30 Jan. 1740 010089 pink | Adam Winthrop to Peter Boylston: Bond for B105; with receipts of John Adams (executor of Peter Boylston), 12 Nov. 1745 and 4 April 1751. 3 p..
1740 010088 pink | J. E[dwards] and A. S.: form of a marriage contract . 2 p. (copy).
30 June 1742 010090 pink | Josiah Waterman to Nathaniel Humphrey: receipt for taxes. Weymouth. 2 p..
13 Apr. 1744 010091 yellow | John& Richard Billings to Deacon John Adams. Deed to 9 1/2 acres ( JQA birthplace). 4 p. and Envelope. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
18 Nov. 1744 010092 yellow | AA. . Baptismal record. 1 p..
1 Aug. 1745 010093 pink | Samuel Bryant to Col. John Quincy. 2 p..
21 Oct. 1745 010094 pink | Lemuel Bryant to the First Church in Braintree. 2 p..
21 Oct. 1745 010095 pink | Benjamin Stevens to the First Church in Braintree. 2 p. (copy).
2 Feb. 1746 010096 pink | Samuel Edwards to Rev. William Smith. 1 p..
16 June 1748 to 26 Nov. 1748 010097 pink | Norton Quincy to James Lamb: Accounts. 2 p..
1748 010098 pink | JQA. . Minutes of inquiries to be made at the Boston Registry of Deeds for woodlot deeds: Hancock to Bryant [1748]; Bryant to Josiah Quincy [27 June 1752]; Benjamin Owen to John Adams [father of JA]. Preceded by Registry excerpts in another hand.. 2 p.. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
13 Mar. 1749; 1750 431051 yellow | . Boston MA. Conveyance of Vassall House and associated lands & goods after the death of Leonard Vassall, to Anna Borland and John Borland. Signed by a Samuel Sewall, perhaps Samuel Sewall.. 1p..
7 May 1750 010099 pink | Blackman & Adams to Messrs. Richard Darby & Co.. Barbados. 2 p..
Oct. 1751 010100 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "By freighter v. owner for the embezzlement of the master, upon a bill of lading". 3 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
1751 010101 blue | JA. . Autobiographical account of admission to Harvard. Printed: MHS, Procs., 2d ser., 14 (1900–1901): 199–201. Contributed by CFA2 from MS of JA's autobiography.;. JA—Genealogical Material.
6 Nov. 1752 010102 pink | Jonathan Williams to Norton Quincy : Bond. 3 p..
1752 430978 yellow | William Smith . Sermon fragment.
17 Mar. 1753 010103 pink | Jona. Hastings to John Adams [father of JA]: Receipt. Cambridge. 1 p..
Apr. 1753 010104 blue | [JA] . "Epitaph upon the burning of the old Greasy Tabels of the Hall". JA—Essays and Addresses (non-official).
8 June 1753 to Apr. 1754; Sep. 1758 to Jan. 1759 010105 yellow | JA . Diary fragment. 28 p. Xerox; 15 p. photostat; 28 p. photographs. Document image and transcription. JA—Miscellaneous Filed with N.D. at end.
10 Apr. 1754 010106 yellow | John Adams (1691/2–1761) ["Deacon John") et al., . Braintree. Selectmen of Braintree, to Governor William Shirley & Mass. General Court: Opposes petition of Nathaniel Houghton et al. re land dispute between Braintree & Milton; together with that petition & statements of legislative action. 6 p. (on 4 sheets).
23 July 1754 010107 yellow | John Adams (1691/2–1761) ["Deacon John"] David Barnes. Braintree. 2 p..
30 Oct. 1754 010108 pink | Robert Treat Paine to Richard Cranch and Samuel Quincy. 4 p..
1754 010109 pink | [David Sewall.] . Narrative of a journey from Cambridge to Portsmouth with Tutor Henry Flynt. 11 p.. Printed: MHS, Procs., 1st ser., 16 (1878):5–11.;.
16 July 1755 010110 yellow | Harvard College. . Announcement of Bachelor of Arts Theses for Class of 1755, including JA.. 1 p. (broadside, no imprint). In Latin..
1 Sep. 1755 010112 pink | JA to Nathan Webb. Worcester. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 1:1;.
1 Sep. 1755 010111 white | JA to Nathan Hibb [Webb]. Worcester. 1 p..
2 Sep. 1755 010113 pink | JA to Richard Cranch. Worcester. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 1:27; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:3;.
2 Sep. 1755 010114 white | JA to Richard Cranch. Worcester. 3 p..
12 Oct. 1755 010115 pink | JA to Nathan Webb; also a fair copy by JA with a note on Nathan Webb dated 22 April 1807. Worcester. 3 p., 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 1:23–24; Printed: JA Papers 1:4; Printed: Monthly Anthology and Boston Review, 4:256–257 (May 1807); Printed: Niles' Weekly Register, 26:279 (26 June 1824); Printed: Biddle, Old Family Letters, p. 5–7 (in part); Biddle Papers, pt. 2, lot 5;.
12 Oct. 1755 010116 pink | JA to Nathan Webb; with a note on Webb appended by JA at Quincy 22 April 1807. Worcester. 2 p. (transcript by CFA).
12 Oct. 1755 010118 yellow | JA to Nathan Webb. Worcester. 2 p.. Printed: Monthly Anthology and Boston Review, 4:256–257 (May 1807);.
12 Oct. 1755 010119 yellow | JA to Nathan Webb. Worcester. 2 p.. Printed: Niles' Weekly Register, 26:279 (26 June 1824);.
12 Oct. 1755 010117 white | JA to Nathan Webb. Worcester. 3 p..
18 Nov. 1755 to 29 Aug. 1756 430329 pink | JA . Diary. 31 p.. Document image and transcription.
1755; 1758; 1761 010136 yellow | JA. . Marginalia in John Winthrop, A Lecture on Earthquakes .... Boston, 1755. 8 p.. Printed: Z. Haraszti, "Young John Adams and Franklin's Iron Points," Isis, 41:11–14 (March 1950);. JA—Marginalia Chronological.
1755 010137 blue | JA. . Ms. Commonplace book, "kept shortly after his graduation from Harvard". JA—Miscellaneous Filed with N.D. at end.
1755 to 26 Apr. 1779 430377 pink | JA . Diary. ca. 300 p., including insertions made by CFA when preparing JA's Diary for publication.. Document image and transcription.
1755 to 1756 010123 pink | JA. . Copy of an essay [on the imagination and works of art], preceded by a quotation from Lucretius; possibly from the Spectator?. 18 p.. JA—Literary Exercises, Translations &c..
1755 to 1756 010121 pink | JA. . An Ode to Health "by an unknown". 1 p.. JA—Literary Exercises, Translations &c..
1755 to 1756 010122 pink | JA. . Copies of extracts from Cicero and Sallust. 24 p. (in Latin). JA—Literary Exercises, Translations &c..
Jan. 1756 010139 yellow | JA to [the Rev. Jacob Bailey]. Worcester. 1 p.. Printed (in part): Bowen, JA, p. 121; printed: PJA, 1:11.
1 Apr. 1756 431023 pink | JA to Charles Cushing. Worcester. 4 p. (transcript).
1 Apr. 1756 010141 white | JA to Charles Cushing. Worcester. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 1:29–30, 32 (extracts); and cf. same, p. 38n, re provenance. Also Charles Cushing, Jr., to JA, 10 March 1817, and JA's reply, 13 March 1817, D/JQA, 19 Aug. 1829.;.
3 Apr. 1756 010144 yellow | JA to Charles Cushing. Worcester. 2 p. (with 2 p. of explanatory notes & extracts). PJA, 1:12-15; Printed: Nantucket Gazette 1 Feb. 1817, p. 1, col. 5 - p. 2, col. 1, preceded by introductory note by contributor, signed "P," and followed by text of JA to Charles Cushing, 19 Oct. 1756; Portfolio, 4th series, 3: 320–322 (April 1817); MHS, Procs., 46 (1912–1913): 410–412; Reprinted in Boston Daily Adv., 5 March 1817, p. 2, col. 1–2.; Printed in Bangor Hist. Mag. 7:23–24;.
14 Apr. 1756 to 9 May 1756 010124 pink | JA. . Copies of extracts from [Joseph] Butler's Analogy:. 21 p.. JA—Literary Exercises, Translations &c..
10 May 1756 010125 pink | JA. . Criticisms on Milton [copied from the Spectator?]. 3 p.. JQA—Poems, Hymns, Prayers, &c..
16 May 1756 to 23 May 1756 010133 pink | JA. . "Extracts from Bentley's Confutation of Atheism" and "Sermon 8th" [from Bentley's Sermons at the Boilean Lectures?]*. 3 p., 9 p.. JA—Literary Exercises, Translations &c..
May 1756 010134 pink | JA. . Extracts from essays by an English author [possibly from the Spectator?]: "No. 39" [on modern English writers of tragedy]; "No. 44" [on the same subject; incomplete]. 4 p.. JA—Literary Exercises, Translations &c..
May 1756 010145 pink | JA . Notes on astronomy. 1 p.. JA—Notes and Memoranda.
29 Aug. 1756 010146 pink | JA to Richard Cranch. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 1:32–35; Printed: JA Papers 1:15;.
29 Aug. 1756 010147 white | JA to Richard Cranch. 4 p..
Sep. 1756 010149 yellow | JA to John Wentworth. Worcester. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers: 1:17;.
18 Oct. 1756 010150 white | JA to Richard Cranch. Worcester. 3 p. Tr, in hand of TBA2. Printed: JA, Works, 1:38 (mention and summary only).; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:20;.
18 Oct. 1756 010151 white | JA to [Richard Cranch?]. Worcester. 2 p. Tr in an unidentified hand..
19 Oct. 1756 010153 pink | JA to C[harles] Cushing. 2 p. (transcript).
19 Oct. 1756 010154 white | JA to Charles Cushing. Worcester. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 1:36–38;.
19 Oct. 1756 010152 blue | JA to Charles Cushing. Worcester. 2 p.. Printed PJA, 1:21; Printed: Nantucket Gazette, 1 Feb. 1817, p. 2, cols. 1–2, preceded by introductory note by contributor, signed "P," and text of JA to Charles Cushing, 1 April 1756. Reprinted in Boston Daily Adv., 5 March 1817, p. 2, col. 2–3.; Printed: Portfolio, 4th series 4:92–94 (Aug. 1817).
Oct. 1756 010157 pink | Richard Cranch to JA. 2 p. (draft). Printed: JA, Papers, 1:23;.
Oct. 1756 010158 white | Richard Cranch to JA. 3 p. Tr in hand of TBA2 of Cranch's draft (in CDF).
1756 010126 pink | JA. . Copy of "A Letter to a Bishop" [probably Duncan Forbes, 1685–1747, A Letter to a Bishop concerning Some Important Discoveries in Philosophy and Theology, 1732]. 5 p.. JA—Literary Exercises, Translations &c..
1756 010127 pink | JA. . Extracts from "Dr. Clark" (sections I–IX) [on theological and metaphysical subjects]. 6 p.. JA—Literary Exercises, Translations &c..
1756 010128 pink | JA . Extract of an essay on wit, quoting Locke; preceded by a quotation from Horace ("Scribende recte sapere est et Principium et Fons"). 1 p.. JA—Literary Exercises, Translations &c..
1756 010129 pink | JA. . Extract from King Richard, Act I, Scene 1; preceded by a memo on dramatic personae. 3 p.. JA—Literary Exercises, Translations &c..
1756 010130 pink | JA. . Notes on French history, including translations of characters from Voltaire's Age of Louis XIV: Anne of Austria, Richard Cromwell, Mazarin, King William, Colbert, Prince de Condé, Earl of Peterborough, Duc de Luxembourg, Duc de Fuillade [i.e. La Feuillade?], Sarah Jennings (Duchess of Marlborough), &c.. 21 p.. JA—Notes and Memoranda.
1756 010131 pink | JA. . "Instances of wise and good Design in the Consti[tu]tion and Course of Nature" [with six enumerations]. 1 p.. JA—Essays and Addresses (non-official).
1756 010132 pink | JA. . Lecture notes [on moral philosophy?]. 4 p. (fragment; includes Sections 5–8). JA—Essays and Addresses (non-official).
1756 010135 pink | JA. . Copy of an essay on love and marriage [from the Spectator?]; followed by three other extracts [presumably from the same source]. 6 p.. JA—Literary Exercises, Translations &c..
1 Sep. 1757 010162 pink | Edmund Quincy to Richard Derby: Receipt. Boston. 2 p..
17 Sep. 1757 010160 pink | Josiah Quincy to Capt. Richard Darby [i.e. Derby]. Boston. 1 p..
29 Nov. 1757 010161 blue | John Adams of Boston? to [?]. Boston. ALS. 1 p..
12 Apr. 1758 010163 blue | JA to John Wentworth. Worcester. Printed: NEHGR, 5:4147 (Oct. 1851), q.v. for provenance.; Printed: JA, Earliest Diary, p. 64–65; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:27;.
19 July 1758 010164 yellow | . Harvard College. Quaestiones for Masters of Arts Candidates, 1758, including JA.. 2 p. (broadside, no imprint). In Latin..
5 Oct. 1758 to 9 Apr. 1759 430330 pink | JA . Diary. 44 p.. Document image and transcription.
Oct. 1758 010168 yellow | JA to William Crawford. [Braintree]. 1 p. (dft). Printed: JA, Earliest Diary, p. 91; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:25;.
Oct. 1758 010166 blue | JA to John Wentworth. Printed: NEHGR, 5:4146 (Oct. 1851), q.v. for provenance.; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:26;.
Oct. 1758 to Dec. 1758 010170 yellow | JA . Draft of a letter to an unidentified correspondent, perhaps intended for newspaper publication: On the useful employment of one's mind.. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Earliest Diary, p. 70–72;.
Oct. 1758 to Nov. 1758 010174 yellow | JA to William Crawford. Braintree. 1 p. (dft). Printed: JA, Earliest Diary, p. 99–100; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:27;.
Oct. 1758 to Nov. 1758 010167 yellow | JA to Tristram Dalton. Braintree. 2 p. (dft). Printed: JA, Earliest Diary, p. 65–66; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:25;.
Oct. 1758 to Nov. 1758 010169 yellow | JA to Samuel Quincy. [Braintree]. 1 p. (dft, incomplete). Printed: JA, Earliest Diary, p. 66–68; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:27;.
Oct. 1758 to Nov. 1758 010165 yellow | JA to John Wentworth. Braintree. 1 p. (dft). Printed: JA, Earliest Diary, p. 64–65; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:27;.
Nov. 1758 to Dec. 1758 010175 pink | JA to Richard Cranch. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Earliest Diary: 69–70.; Calendared: JA, Papers: 1:27;.
1758 to 1759 010172 yellow | JA to Richard Cranch. [Braintree]. 1 p. (dft). Printed: JA, Earliest Diary, p. 69–70; Calendared: JA, Papers: 1:27;.
1758 to 1759 010173 white | JA to Richard Cranch. 3 p..
20 Jan. 1759 010176 pink | John Quincy and Elizabeth Quincy to Norton Quincy: Deed for part of Germantown; also another copy. 8 p., 8 p..
10 Feb. 1759 010177 pink | [Deacon] JA et al. [for a committe of the North Precinct in Braintree] to John Hall: Deed for pew in meetinghouse. 2 p..
17 May 1759 431087 pink | JA. Letter (draft) to Josiah Quincy (1710–1784). Printed (in part): JA, Works, 2:76–77; Printed (in part): JA, Diary and Autobiography, 1:113; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:28;.
May 1759 010178 pink | JA. Letter (draft) to Josiah Quincy (1710–1784) about the burning of Quincy's house, 17 May 1759. Printed: JA, Works, 2:76–77; Printed: JA, Diary and Autobiography, 1:113;.
3 July 1759 010180 pink | Henry Quincy and Thomas Elkins to Messrs. Richard Darby [i.e. Derby] & co.. 3 p..
July 1759 010181 pink | JA to Sam[uel Quincy?] (draft or copy). Printed: JA, Diary and Autobiography, 1:109; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:28;.
29 Sep. 1759 010182 pink | Jonathan Sewall to JA. Charlestown. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 2:80n (extract); Printed: JA, Papers, 1:28;.
12 Oct. 1759 to 21 Nov. 1772 430332 pink | JA . Diary. 20 p.. Document image and transcription.
Oct. 1759 010183 white | JA to Jonathan Sewall. 2 p. (text incomplete). Printed: JA, Works, 2:79–80 (draft in D/JA/4.1–2) D/JA, 1:123–124;.
Oct. 1759 010185 pink | JA. . Minutes on court case: Welch v. Hyslop et als.. 1 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
6 Dec. 1759 010184 yellow | JA to Robert Treat Paine. Braintree. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 1:31;.
1759 430331 pink | JA . Diary and commonplace book. 54 p.. Document image and transcription.
1759 010186 pink | John Quincy et ux to John Franklin et al.: [deed of?] Shed's Neck, or Germantown, "about one hundred acres". 1 p. (cover only, in CFA's hand, on verso of a discarded memo of JQA's dated 10 April 1847).
1759 to 2 Aug. 1779 430378 pink | JA . [Diary] and account book. 210 p. (accounts, 35 p.; transcripts, 175 p.). Document image and transcription.
1759 to 1764 010187 pink | JA to Jonathan [Sewall]. 2 p. (incomplete?). Contains irrelevant legal notes on verso.. Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:31;.
8 Jan. 1760 to 29 Apr. 1774 010188 pink | John Adams [Father of JA]. . Braintree and Boston. Will, with appointment of JA and Peter Boylston Adams as executors. 5 p. (copy). Printed: JA, Papers, 1:33;. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
13 Jan. 1760 010189 pink | W. Crawford to JA. Shrewsbury. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 1:38;.
13 Feb. 1760 010190 pink | Jonathan Sewall to JA. Charlestown. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 1:49–51; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:39;.
Feb. 1760 010191 pink | JA to Jonathan Sewall. 3 p. (draft). Printed: JA, Works, 1:51–55; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:41; Printed in JA, Works, I, 51–55;.
Feb. 1760 010192 white | JA to Jonathan Sewall. 4 p..
Apr. 1760 010193 pink | John Quincy to Isaac Winslow: Receipt. 2 p..
20 May 1760 010194 pink | [Col.] John Quincy [AA's grandfather] of Braintree. . Will. 6 p. (copy; in an unidentified hand). AA—Genealogical Material.
26 May 1760 to 25 Nov. 1760 430333 pink | JA . Diary. 83 p.. Document image and transcription.
29 May 1760 010195 pink | JA. . Letter (dft) on evils of "Licensed Houses," probably intended for newspaper publication. Printed: JA, Works, 2:84–85; Printed: JA, Diary and Autobiography, 1:128–129.;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
12 July 1760 010196 pink | JA. . Letter (draft) to a law client. Printed: D/JA, 1:145;. JA—Legal Papers.
4 Aug. 1760 010197 pink | Ebenezer Colson to Josiah Colson: Deed of sale. 2 p..
10 Sep. 1760 010198 pink | JA to Jonathan Sewall. 1 p. (draft). Printed in JA, Works, I, 55–56;.
Sep. 1760 010199 white | JA to Jonathan Sewall. 2 p..
27 Oct. 1760 430717 yellow | JA . 2 p.. JA—Accounts and Financial Matters.
5 Nov. 1760 010200 blue | JA to Messrs. [publishers of a Boston Newspaper]. Re vacancy caused by death of Chief Justice Sewall. (Thomas Hutchinson was appointed C.J. on 13 Nov. [Boston Gazette, 17 Nov. 1760, p. 1, col. 3].). Printed: JA, Works, 2:99–100 (partial dft in D/JA/5. 101–102); Printed: JA, Diary and Autobiography, 1:167–168; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:46;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
2 Dec. 1760 to 3 Mar. 1761 430334 pink | JA . Diary. 46 p.. Document image and transcription.
5 Dec. 1760 010201 pink | JA to Samuel H. Parsons, with Samuel H. Parsons to CFA, 10 Nov. 1856. Braintree. 4 p. (copy). Printed: JA, Papers, 1:46; Printed: Charles S. Hall, Life and Letters of Samuel Holden Parsons..., Binghamton, 1905, p. 14;.
1760 to 1761 010203 pink | JA. . Sketch map of taverns in Braintree and Weymouth, found in Docket Book at 1771–1774. 2 p.. JA—Miscellaneous Filed with N.D. at end.
8 Jan. 1761 010204 pink | Capt. Josa. White to JA: Receipt. Weymouth. 2 p..
Jan. 1761 010205 pink | JA. . Letter (draft) from "an old Man," intended for a newspaper, on evils of "public Houses". Printed: JA, Works, 2:111–114; Printed: JA, Diary and Autobiography, 1:190–193; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:47;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
Jan. 1761 010206 pink | JA. . Letter (draft) to "Dear Nieces," giving advice on manners, dress, &c. Probably intended for a newspaper. Printed: JA, Diary and Autobiography, 1:193–196; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:48;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
Jan. 1761 010207 pink | JA to Peter Chardon. Printed: JA, Works, 2:114–116 ; Printed: JA, Diary and Autobiography, 1:196–197; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:48;.
Feb. 1761 010208 pink | JA. . Notes on arguments of Otis and others re write of assistance. Printed: JA, Works, 2:521–525: cf. also p. 124–125 esp. reference to publication of these notes in Minot's Hist. of Mass.; also Quincy, Reports, with Horace Gray's annotation.;. JA—Legal Papers.
Feb. 1761 010209 yellow | Joseph Hawley. . Copy of arguments of Jeremy Gridley and James Otis for and against Writs of Assistance.. 10 p..
21 Mar. 1761 to 18 Oct. 1761 430335 pink | JA . Diary. 39 p.. Document image and transcription.
Mar. 1761 010210 pink | JA. . Letter (draft) of "an old Man" on licensed houses and the mode of getting them licensed.. Printed: JA, Works, 2:120–123; Printed: JA, Diary and Autobiography, 1:204–206; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:48;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
22 Apr. 1761 010211 pink | JA to Samuel Quincy; also a transcript. 4 p. (copy), 2 p. (transcript by CFA). Printed: JA, Works, 1:645–647; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:48;.
25 May 1761 010212 yellow | AA to Hannah Storer (later Mrs. Joshua Green). Weymouth. 4 p.. Printed: An Account of Percival and Ellen Green and of some of their descendants, by Samuel Abbott Green, p. 54–55.
May 1761 010214 pink | JA. . Letter (draft) on licensed houses: "I am myself an Inhabitant of Boston..." Addressed to Boston Gazette.. Printed: JA, Works, 2:125–127 (in part); see CFA's notes; Printed: JA, Diary and Autobiography, 1:212–215; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:51;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
17 June 1761 010215 yellow | Isaac Smith to AA. Boston. 3 p..
10 July 1761 010216 goldenrod | John Adams [father of JA]. . Braintree. Will, with appointment of JA and Peter Boylston Adams as executors. Printed in PJA, 1:33.
20 July 1761 010217 pink | John Beal to John Borland: deed. 1 p. (copy). JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
7 Sep. 1761 430989 yellow | . Boston MA. Writ for a case JA was involved with: a dispute between Isaac Tirrell and Oliver Gay.. 1p..
5 Oct. 1761 010218 blue | AA to Mrs. H. Lincoln (later Storer). Printed: AA, Letters, 1840, 3–6; AA, Letters, 1840, 2nd edn., 1:4–6; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 3–5;.
6 Oct. 1761 430991 yellow | . Suffolk County MA. Writ for a legal case JA was involved with: a dispute between Isaac Tirrell and Oliver Gay.. 1p..
9 Oct. 1761 010219 pink | John Adams [father of JA]. . Inventory of estate. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 1:51;. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
30 Oct. 1761 010220 pink | Joseph Neal. . Braintree. Will. 4 p. (contemporary copy). JA—Legal Papers.
10 Dec. 1761 010221 blue | Benjamin Franklin to Edmund Quincy. 3p.. Printed: JA, Works, 2:82n (found among the papers of Mr. Adams'); Printed in MHS, Procs., 1st ser., 11 (1869–1870): 326–328.
30 Dec. 1761 010222 pink | JA and Richard Cranch to Polly Smith (later Mrs. Richard Cranch). 2 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 2:133n; Printed: AFC, 1:1;.
30 Dec. 1761 010223 white | JA to Miss Polly Smith. Germantown [Mass.]. 1 p..
30 Dec. 1761 010224 white | Richard Cranch to Miss Polly Smith. Germantown [Mass.]. 1 p..
Dec. 1761 010225 pink | . Writ of assistance. 4 p. (dft in Thomas Hutchinson's hand). Printed: JA, Legal Papers, 2:144–147;. JA—Legal Papers.
1761 010226 pink | . Argument on writs of assistance. 9 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1761 430990 yellow | JA . Legal notes for a case involving a dispute between Isaac Tirrell and Oliver Gay.. 1p..
1761 to 1762 010227 yellow | . List of legal cases, in JA's hand, including 2 involving JA as plaintiff. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
1761 to 1763 010228 yellow | JA. . List of court cases. 4 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1761 to 1764 010229 yellow | JA. . List of legal cases, with record of payments.. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
1761 to 1779 010231 blue | [JA] . Abstract (by CFA) of clerks' fees in Inferior Court for these years, showing number of cases entered and total fees. Printed: JA, Works, 2:237note;. JA—Legal Papers.
1761 to 1765 010230 pink | JA to Richard Cranch. 3 p. re "Orlinda" [Hannah Quincy?].
7 Feb. 1762 010232 yellow | Abigail Smith [AA] to Isaac Smith Jr.. Weymouth. 3 p..
29 Mar. 1762 430814 yellow | JA Samuel Clark. Braintree. Promissory Note. 1 p.. JA—Accounts and Financial Matters.
29 Mar. 1762 431056 yellow | Samuel Clark JA. Braintree. Promissory Note. 1 p.. JA—Accounts and Financial Matters.
5 Apr. 1762 010233 pink | John Ruggles to JA: Receipt. Braintree. 2 p..
6 Apr. 1762 010234 pink | Hez[ekiah] Allen to JA: Receipt. 1 p..
12 Apr. 1762 010235 yellow | JA et al, . Braintree. (Committee on the South Common), Report. 1 p.. Printed: Braintree Town Records, p. 384.; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:54–55;. JA—Braintree, Town of.
6 May 1762 010236 pink | Andrew Belcher to Edmund Quincy. 3 p..
8 May 1762 010237 pink | Henry Quincy to Richard Darby [i.e. Derby]. Boston. 2 p..
19 May 1762 010238 yellow | JAet al, . Braintree. (Committee on securing the proceeds from the sale of the South Common), Report. 2 p.. Printed: Braintree Town Records, p. 285–286; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:56;. JA—Braintree, Town of.
5 June 1762 to 30 Dec. 1762 430336 pink | JA . Diary. 20 p.. Document image and transcription.
18 June 1762 010239 yellow | Moses French Jr. to JA (with receipt from Ebenezer Hayden Jr. to JA, same date, on verso). Braintree. 2 p..
22 June 1762 010240 yellow | JA. . Partly printed summons, completed by JA, concerning an unpaid debt to John Penniman (represented by JA) by Samuel and John Thayer. Also statement and signature by Peter Boylston Adams, the deputy sheriff, on verso.. 1. JA—Legal Papers.
5 July 1762 010241 pink | Joseph Stowell to JA: Receipt. Braintree. 2 p..
10 July 1762 010242 pink | Thomas Michel [i.e. Mitchell?]: . Braintree. Promisory note. 2 p..
23 July 1762 010243 pink | Benjamin Hunt Jr. . Letter of administration for his estate, granted to JA by Thomas Hutchinson, Governor. 2 p. (printed form).
July 1762 010244 yellow | JA. . Two Leaves from Law Docket. 5 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
4 Aug. 1762 010245 pink | John Clark to JA: Receipt. Braintree. 2 p..
4 Oct. 1762 010246 pink | JA to Abigail Smith [AA]. 2 p.. Printed: AFC, 1:2; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 4.
25 Oct. 1762 010247 blue | JA to L. Vinton, Dr.. Braintree.
Oct. 1762 010248 yellow | JA. . List of writs drawn for Suffolk Inferior Court. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
23 Nov. 1762 010249 blue | JA to [?]. Braintree. ALS. 1 p..
14 Dec. 1762 010250 pink | Edmund Quincy Jr. to Richard Darby [i.e. Derby]. 1 p..
16 Dec. 1762 010251 pink | R[obert] T[reat] Paine to JA: Receipt. Taunton. 2 p..
31 Dec. 1762 010252 pink | Samuel Whitman to JA: Receipt. Braintree. 2 p..
1762 to 1763 010253 pink | JA to Abigail Smith [AA]. 2 p.. Printed: AFC, 1:2; Document image and transcription.
1762 010254 pink | JA. . Memorandum on legal cases (or citations), including: Patteshall v. Wheelwright. 3 p. (fragment? in JA's hand, written on a discarded sheet bearing, in another hand: "Coppy of a Warrant vs. Daniel Brown & John Brown &c."). JA—Legal Papers.
11 Jan. 1763 010255 pink | Jno. Holbrook et al. . Weymouth. (for a Precinct Committee of Weymouth) to James Humphrey: order for payment of salary to Rev. William Smith. 2 p..
Jan. 1763 010256 yellow | JA. . List of court cases. 10 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Jan. 1763 to Apr. 1770 010258 pink | JA. . Boston Suffolk Inferior Court. Docket of court cases: lists of actions at the following court sessions:. 242 p. (in various unidentified hands, with notations and underscoring of clients' names by JA).
1 Feb. 1763 to 11 Feb. 1763 430337 pink | JA . Diary. 50 p.. Document image and transcription.
14 Feb. 1763 010259 pink | JA to Abigail Smith [AA]. 3 p.. Printed: AFC, 1:3; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 4-5.
Feb. 1763 010260 pink | JA. . Letter to "all young Gent[lemen]"; probably intended for newspaper publication. Printed: JA, Diary and Autobiography, 1:242–243;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
1 Mar. 1763 010261 pink | . Whitehall. Extract of Earl of Egremont, Secretary of State [Great Britain], to the Duke of Bedford, Ambassador to France. 3p..
3 Mar. 1763 010262 yellow | . "Humphrey Ploughjogger" [i.e. JA?]. Letter in (Fleets') Boston Evening-Post. 1 p.. Printed: Boston Evening-Post, 14 March 1763, p. 2, col. 3; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:61;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
11 Mar. 1763 430718 yellow | JA . 1p.. JA—Accounts and Financial Matters.
16 Mar. 1763 010263 yellow | Abigail Smith [AA] to Isaac Smith Jr.. Weymouth. Letter, originally held with Elizabeth H. Smith's scrapbook. 3 p..
16 Mar. 1763 010264 yellow | Abigail Smith [AA] to Isaac Smith Jr.. Weymouth. 2 p. (transcript; in W. C. Ford's hand). Printed: AFC, 1:3-4;.
11 Apr. 1763 010265 pink | Jedidiah Bass to John Borland: deed. 1 p. (copy). JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
20 Apr. 1763 010266 pink | JA to Abigail Smith [AA]. 4 p.. Printed: AFC, 1:4-6; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 5-6.
May 1763 010268 pink | JA . Martha's Vineyard. Minutes on court cases, including: Cornelius Bassett v. [Wadsworth] Mayhew. 15 p. (in JA's hand) JA/LP 1:87–105. JA—Legal Papers.
20 June 1763 010269 blue | JAet al. . Boston. Summons on William Linfield of Braintree. JA—Legal Papers.
20 June 1763 010271 yellow | "Humphrey Ploughjogger" [i.e. JA?]. . Letter to (Fleets') Boston Evening-Post. 1 p.. Printed, JA Papers, 1:63; Printed: Boston Evening-Post, 20 June 1763, p. 1, col. 1–2;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
4 July 1763 010270 pink | W. Crawford to JA. Worcester. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 1:95;.
5 July 1763 010272 pink | JA . Legal notes relating to Gen. William Brattle's trespass suit against Col. John Murray.. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
18 July 1763 010274 pink | JA . Letter, signed "U," on cultivation of hemp, in reply to queries of "H.P." or "Plough Jogger" (in Fleet's Boston Evening Post, 20 June 1763); printed in Boston Gazette, 18 July 1763. Printed: Boston Gazette (Edes & Gill), 18 July 1763, p. 1; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:66;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
18 July 1763 010275 yellow | "U" [JA?] to Boston Gazette. 2 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette, 18 July 1763, p. 1, col. 1, 2, and 3;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
23 July 1763 010276 yellow | JA to Zabdiel Adams. 4 p.. Printed, with complete facsimile, in John Adams on Matrimony, Church, State, and His Own Temperament...with a Commentary by L. H. Butterfield, Privately Printed, Christmas, 1967.; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:95;.
July 1763 010257 yellow | JA. . Fragments of Law Court Journal. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
July 1763 013119 blue | JA to Belcher. Suffolk, MA. Statement of plaintiff's costs in Belcher v. Tirrell case.
July 1763 010277 pink | Nathl. Bancroft(for Mrs. Thomas Dodge, formerly widow of Dr. Aborn) . : Query re mother's share in estate of deceased child. 1 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1 Aug. 1763 010279 yellow | JA to Boston Gazette( Edes& Gill); letter signed "U". 2 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette, 1 Aug. 1763, p. 1–2; Also printed: JA, Works, 3:427–432, "On Private Revenge"; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:72;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
1 Aug. 1763 to Aug. 1765 010278 pink | JA. . Dfts of "U [ JA]" essays (1763) and preliminary notes on "Dissertation on the Canon and Feudal Law" (1765).. 15 p.. Numbers 2 and 3 Printed in JA Papers 1:106–181;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
11 Aug. 1763 010280 pink | Abigail Smith [AA] to JA. Weymouth. 3 p.. Printed: AFC, 1:6-7; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 7.
15 Aug. 1763 010281 pink | JA to Abigail Smith [AA]. 2 p.. Printed: AFC, 1:7; Document image and transcription.
29 Aug. 1763 010283 yellow | JA to Boston Gazette( Edes& Gill); signed "U"; 2d letter. 2 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette, 29 Aug. 1763, p. 1, cols. 1–3; Also printed: JA, Works, 3:432–437, "On Self-Delusion";. JA—Newspaper Articles.
29 Aug. 1763 010284 yellow | JA to Boston Gazette( Edes& Gill); signed "U"; first letter. 1 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette, 29 Aug. 1763, col. 1.; Printed, JA, Papers, 1:76;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
Aug. 1763 010285 pink | JA. . Dft or part of an article upon the attack of Col. Murray upon Gen. Brattle. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
Aug. 1763 010282 pink | JA to Abigail Smith [AA]. 2 p.. Printed: AFC, 1:8; Document image and transcription.
5 Sep. 1763 010288 yellow | JA to Boston Gazette( Edes& Gill); signed "U". 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 3:438–444, "On Private Revenge (cont.)"; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:84; Boston Gazette, 5 Sept. 1763. JA—Newspaper Articles.
5 Sep. 1763 010287 yellow | "Humphrey Ploughjogger" [i.e. JA?] . Letter to (Fleets') Boston Evening-Post. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 1:90; Printed: Boston Evening-Post, 5 Sept. 1763, p. 1, col. 1–3;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
9 Sep. 1763 010289 pink | Joseph Tirrell to JA: Promissory note. Braintree. 2 p..
12 Sep. 1763 010290 pink | Abigail Smith [AA] to JA. Weymouth. 3 p.. Printed: AFC, 1:8-10; Document image and transcription.
24 Sep. 1763 010291 pink | Samuel Quincy to Edmund Quincy Sr.. Hornsey, Middlesex. 4 p..
Sep. 1763 010286 goldenrod | JA. . Dft of unpublished "U" newspaper letters (III. 2000). 5 p..
11 Nov. 1763 010293 yellow | JA. . Braintree. Summary of legal account with Balch Cowing. 1p.. JA—Accounts and Financial Matters.
14 Nov. 1763 010294 pink | Luke Lambard to JA: Bill for masonry, &c.. 2 p..
23 Nov. 1763 010295 pink | Caliope [Hannah Green] to Abigail Smith [AA]. Boston. 4 p.. Printed (in part) at: AFC, 1:10n3;.
29 Nov. 1763 010296 pink | Cotton Tufts to JA: Receipt. Braintree. 2 p..
1763 010297 pink | . Instructions to summon John Hammond et al. to answer Lemuel Randall in a plea of trespass [post 18 Aug. 1763]. 1 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1763 010267 pink | JA to Jonathan [Sewall]. 2 p. (incomplete?). Printed: JA, Papers, 1:62;.
1763 to 1765 010299 blue | JA. . Notes for "Sketch of Education." List of authors on front flyleaf of JA's copy of Burlamaqui, Principles of Natural Laws, London, 1763 (now in BPL).. JA—Essays and Addresses (non-official).
1763 to 1764 010298 pink | Moses French. . Account with JA, 20 Dec. 1763–18 Dec. 1764, for serving units. 3 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
2 Jan. 1764 010300 yellow | JA to [Samuel] Quincy, listing legal cases to be entered for JA. 4 p.. Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:97;.
Jan. 1764 to July 1766 010301 goldenrod | Peter Boylston Adams, . List of writs served by him for JA during this period, with name of cases. JA—Legal Papers.
2 Feb. 1764 010302 pink | Moses Adams to JA: Receipt. Braintree. 2 p..
15 Feb. 1764 010303 pink | Jonathan Sewall to JA. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 1:97;.
20 Feb. 1764 010304 yellow | Hannah Storer Green to AA. 2 p.. printed AFC, 1:10-11;.
20 Feb. 1764 010305 yellow | Calliope, i.e. Hannah Storer Green to JA. Boston. 4 p.. Printed: An Account of Percival and Ellen Green and of some of their descendants, by Samuel Abbott Green, p. 56–57; AFC, 1:11-12;.
Feb. 1764 010307 yellow | JA (for William Field). . Petition to Superior Court at Boston. 1 p..
2 Apr. 1764 010308 pink | Abigail Smith [AA] to Cotton Tufts. Weymouth. 4 p.. Printed AFC, 1:12-15;.
7 Apr. 1764 010309 pink | Abigail Smith [AA] to JA. Weymouth. 2 p.. Printed AFC, 1:15; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 8-9.
7 Apr. 1764 to 9 Apr. 1764 010310 pink | JA to Abigail Smith [AA]. 4 p.. Printed AFC, 1:16-19; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 9-10.
8 Apr. 1764 010311 pink | Abigail Smith [AA] to JA. Weymouth. 2 p.. Printed AFC, 1:19; Document image and transcription.
9 Apr. 1764 010313 pink | Abigail Smith [AA] to Cotton Tufts. 3 p.. Printed AFC 1:20-22;.
9 Apr. 1764 010312 yellow | JA to Cotton Tufts. 3 p.. Printed AFC 1:19-20;.
11 Apr. 1764 010314 pink | JA to Abigail Smith [AA]. 4 p.. Printed AFC 1:22-23; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 10-12.
11 Apr. 1764 010315 pink | JA to Abigail Smith [AA]. 2 p.. Printed AFC 1:23-24; Document image and transcription.
12 Apr. 1764 010316 pink | JA to Abigail Smith [AA]. 4 p.. Printed AFC 1:24-25; Document image and transcription.
12 Apr. 1764 to 13 Apr. 1764 010317 pink | Abigail Smith [AA] to JA. Weymouth. 4 p.. Printed AFC 1:25-27; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 12-14.
13 Apr. 1764 010318 pink | JA to Abigail Smith [AA]. 4 p.. Printed AFC 1:28-29; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 14-16.
14 Apr. 1764 010319 pink | JA to Abigail Smith [AA]. 4 p.. Printed AFC 1:29-30; Document image and transcription.
15 Apr. 1764 010320 pink | Abigail Smith [AA] to JA. Weymouth. 3 p.. Printed AFC 1:31; Document image and transcription.
16 Apr. 1764 010321 pink | Abigail Smith [AA] to JA. Weymouth. 3 p.. Printed: AA, Letters, 1840, 7–8; AA, Letters, 1840, 2nd edn., 1:7–8; also in 1841 edn.; Printed AFC 1:32; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 16-17.
17 Apr. 1764 010322 pink | JA to Abigail Smith [AA]. 8 p.. Printed AFC 1:32-35; Document image and transcription.
18 Apr. 1764 010323 pink | JA to Abigail Smith [AA]. 1 p.. Printed AFC 1:36; Document image and transcription.
19 Apr. 1764 010325 pink | Cotton Tufts to Abigail Smith [AA]. 1 p.. Printed AFC 1:38-39;.
19 Apr. 1764 to 20 Apr. 1764 010324 pink | Abigail Smith [AA] to JA. Weymouth. 4 p.. Printed: AA, Letters, 1840, 8–12; AA, Letters, 1840, 2nd edn., 1:8–12; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 6–8; Printed AFC 1:36-38; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 17-18.
22 Apr. 1764 010326 pink | [Abigail Smith (AA)] to [Hannah (Storer) Green]. 4 p..
26 Apr. 1764 010327 pink | JA to [AA]. Boston. 4 p.. Printed AFC 1:39-41; Document image and transcription.
26 Apr. 1764 010328 white | JA to [AA]. 3 p..
30 Apr. 1764 010329 pink | Abigail Smith [AA] to JA. Weymouth. 4 p.. Printed AFC 1:41-42; Document image and transcription.
Apr. 1764 431326 yellow | JA [Dr. Nathaniel Perkins?]. 2p..
4 May 1764 010331 pink | Abigail Smith [AA] to JA. Weymouth. 3 p.. Printed AFC 1:43-44; Document image and transcription.
4 May 1764 010330 pink | JA to Abigail Smith [AA]. 2 p.. Printed AFC 1:43; Document image and transcription.
7 May 1764 010332 pink | JA to Abigail Smith [AA]. 4 p.. Printed AFC 1:44-46; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 18-20.
8 May 1764 010333 pink | JA to Abigail Smith [AA]. 2 p.. Printed AFC 1:46; Document image and transcription.
9 May 1764 010334 pink | Abigail Smith [AA] to JA. Weymouth. 3 p.. Printed AFC 1:46-47; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 21-22.
21 May 1764 010335 yellow | JA; Samuel Niles; and Joshua Hayward . Braintree. (Committee on repairing the town highways), Report. 2 p.. Printed: Braintree Town Records, p. 397 cf. p. 395, 396, 397; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:98;. JA—Braintree, Town of.
23 June 1764 010337 blue | JA. . Boston.. JA—Legal Papers.
June 1764 to Sep. 1767 010338 pink | JA. . Taunton and Plymouth and Barnstable. List of circuit court cases. 32 p. [including 1 piece laid in] (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
2 July 1764 010339 pink | Joseph Tirrell to JA: Promissory note. Braintree. 2 p..
6 July 1764; 15 Sep. 1764 010273 blue | JA to Isaiah Bussey. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
9 July 1764 431303 yellow | JA . Receipt concerning payment for services in lawsuit Tirsell v. Daniel White. 1p.
24 July 1764 010340 blue | JA. . Thomas Vinton Jr.'s power of attorney, signed also by Peter Boylston Adams. Notation by Charles Francis Adams.. ADS. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
17 Sep. 1764 010341 pink | Robt. Hayden? to William Hobert [i.e. Hobart]: Promissory note. Braintree. 2 p..
30 Sep. 1764 010342 pink | JA to Abigail Smith [AA]. 6 p.. Printed AFC 1:47-50; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 22-25.
Sep. 1764 to Oct. 1764 010343 pink | JA to [AA?]. 1 p.. Document image and transcription.
4 Oct. 1764 010344 pink | Abigail Smith [AA] to JA. Boston. 3 p.. Printed AFC 1:50-51; Document image and transcription.
10 Oct. 1764 010345 pink | Ebenezer Britton Jr. to JA: Promissory note. Taunton. 2 p..
12 Oct. 1764 013120 blue | JA . Boston, MA. An early insurance document for such "...perils...in the voyage; they are of sease, men of war, fire, enemies, pirates, rovers, thieves...". JA—Legal Papers.
13 Oct. 1764 010346 pink | Abigail Smith [AA] to JA. Boston. 2 p.. Printed AFC 1:51; Document image and transcription.
25 Oct. 1764 010347 pink | JA to Abigail Smith [AA]. 2 p.. Document image and transcription.
12 Nov. 1764 010348 pink | . a William Stoddard's testimony re Thomas Banister et al.. 2 p. (contemporary copy in unidentified hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Dec. 1764 010349 blue | JA to AA?.
Dec. 1764 010350 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "Debt on judgment". 3 p. (in an unidentified hand). JA—Legal Papers.
24 Jan. 1765 to 21 Feb. 1765 430338 pink | JA . Diary. 26 p.. Document image and transcription.
23 Feb. 1765 010353 pink | Rachel Marsh to AA: Receipt. Braintree. 2 p..
Mar. 1765 010354 pink | JA. . Minutes on court cases:. 24 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
1 Apr. 1765 010355 yellow | JA et al, . Braintree. (Committee to lay out the North Common), Report. 2 p.. Printed: Braintree Town Records, p. 401;. JA—Braintree, Town of.
13 Apr. 1765 010356 yellow | . Braintree Town Committee to JA. Deed to 2 woodlots (part of Braintree North Common lands). 4 p. and envelope. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
26 Apr. 1765 013121 yellow | JA, Samuel Niles, and Jonathan Bass (for the Town of Braintree). . Braintree. Sale of North Common Lands to Seth Spear. 3 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
30 Apr. 1765 010358 yellow | JA . Braintree. Bond established for Elisha Niles.. 2 p..
13 May 1765 010359 pink | . Boston. The Boston Evening Post, No. 1549. 4 p..
23 May 1765 013122 yellow | Rachel Marsh to AA. Braintree. Receipt for wages.
May 1765 to Aug. 1765 010360 goldenrod | JA . Fragmentary notes for the "Dissertation on the Canon and Feudal Law.". 4 p.. Printed, JA Papers, 1:106;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
7 June 1765 to 12 June 1765 010362 pink | JA . Accounts while on circuit (Pownalborough). 3 p. (in JA's hand). Printed: D/JA, 1:258–259;. JA—Accounts and Financial Matters.
9 July 1765 010363 pink | Edmund Soper to JA: Receipt. Braintree. 2 p..
11 July 1765 010361 blue | JA . Receipt. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
14 July 1765 010364 pink | "Diana" [AA] to "Caliope" [Hannah Storer Green]. 1 p. (bound at back of M/JA/5). Printed: AFC 1:51-52;.
16 July 1765 010365 yellow | . Writ of attachment on Peter Boylston Adams; JA's notes on the case on verso. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
19 July 1765 431304 yellow | JA . Braintree. Receipt concerning payment for legal services offered in a case against Eleazar Thayer.. 1p..
7 Aug. 1765 010366 pink | John Hollis to John Quincy: Deed for a salt marsh. 2 p..
12 Aug. 1765 010368 pink | JA . Dfts of letters to Boston Gazette on Canon and Feudal Law. Printed (from Boston Gazette texts, 12 Aug.–21 Oct. 1765, q.v. in this file): JA, Works, 447–464, with some use of present dfts.. JA—Newspaper Articles.
12 Aug. 1765 010369 pink | JA. . Dissertation on the Canon and Feudal Law [printed in Boston Gazette]. 4 p. (incomplete dft). Printed, JA, Papers, 1:108; Printed: Boston Gazette, 12 Aug. 1765. JA—Newspaper Articles.
12 Aug. 1765 010370 yellow | JA. . A Dissertation on the Canon and Feudal Law [printed in Boston Gazette]. 2 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette (Edes & Gill), 12, 19 Aug., 30 Sept., & 21 Oct. 1765; JA, Works, 3:448–464; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:111;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
15 Aug. 1765 010371 pink | JA. . Letter (dft) on the pillaging of Andrew Oliver's house. Printed: JA, Works, 2:150–151; see note there; D/JA, 1:259–261;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
15 Aug. 1765 to 18 Dec. 1773 430379 pink | JA . Diary. 308 numbered p..
19 Aug. 1765 010372 yellow | JA. . A Dissertation on the Canon and Feudal Law, pt. II. [printed in Boston Gazette]. 2 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette, 19 Aug. 1765, p. 2, cols. 1–2; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:115;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
20 Aug. 1765; 25 Nov. 1765 010373 yellow | [?]. "William Pym" to London Evening Post, 20 Aug. 1765. 1 p.. Printed: London Evening Post, 20 Aug. 1765; reprinted: Boston Evening Post, 25 Nov. 1765, p.1, cols. 1-2.
Aug. 1765 430069 goldenrod | JA . Dissertation on the Canon and Feudal Law. [printed in Boston Gazette]. Printed: JA Works 3: 447-464, with an important headnote by CFA. Printed: Boston Gazette. JA—Newspaper Articles.
Aug. 1765 to Aug. 1769 010375 pink | JA. . Boston. Superior Court. List of court actions. 25 p. [7 pcs.] (in unidentified [clerks'?] hands, with underscoring and some notations in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
24 Sep. 1765 010380 yellow | JA. . Braintree. Instructions to Ebenezer Thayer, Braintree representative in Mass. General Court re Stamp Act. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 1:137; Printed: Mass. Gaz. and Boston News Letter, 10 Oct. 1765, p. 2, col. 3.; Printed with alterations: Boston Gaz., 14 Oct. 1765, p. 1, cols. 1–2; JA, Works, 3:465–468; Braintree Town Records, p. 404–406;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
24 Sep. 1765 010376 pink | JA to Ebenezer Thayer: Instructions of the town of Braintree to its representatives in the Massachusetts General Court. 7 p. (draft). Printed: JA, Papers, 1:132; Printed in JA, Works, 3:465–468, from Boston Gazette and Country Journal., 14 Oct. 1765; Braintree Town Records, p. 404–406; Pattee, p. 381n–384n.;. JA—Braintree, Town of.
30 Sep. 1765 010377 yellow | JA. . A Dissertation on the Canon and Feudal Law, pt. III. [printed in Boston Gazette]. 2 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette, 30 Sept. 1765, p. 2, cols. 1–2; Printed: JA, Papers 1:118-123. JA—Newspaper Articles.
30 Sep. 1765 010378 yellow | JA et al, . Braintree. (Committee for the sale of the North Common), Report. 1 p.. Printed: Braintree Town Records, p. 406–407; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:143;. JA—Braintree, Town of.
30 Sep. 1765 010381 pink | Joseph Tirrell to JA: Promissory note. Braintree. 2 p..
5 Oct. 1765 010382 yellow | Jonathan Sewall to JA. Charlestown. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 1:144;.
9 Oct. 1765 010383 yellow | Mary Cranch Palmer to Mary Smith Cranch. 4 p..
10 Oct. 1765 010384 yellow | JA. . Instructions to Ebenezer Thayer, Braintree representative in Mass. General Court, re Stamp Act. [printed in Massachusetts Gazette and Boston News-Letter]. Printed: Mass. Gazette and Boston News-Letter, 10 Oct. 1765, p. 2, col. 3, p. 3, col. 1.; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:140;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
14 Oct. 1765 010385 yellow | . "Humphrey Ploughjogger" [i.e. JA]. Letter to Edes & Gill's Boston Gazette. 1 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette, 14 Oct. 1765, p. 3, col. 1.; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:146;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
14 Oct. 1765 010386 yellow | JA. . Instructions to Ebenezer Thayer, Braintree representative in Mass. General Court, re Stamp Act. [printed in Boston Gazette]. Printed: Boston Gazette, 14 Oct. 1765, p. 1, cols. 1–2;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
21 Oct. 1765 010387 yellow | JA. . A Dissertation on the Canon and Feudal Law, pt. IV. [printed in Boston Gazette]. 3 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette, 21 Oct. 1765, p. 2, cols. 1–3; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:123;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
18 Dec. 1765 010388 pink | William Cooper (clerk, for the town of Boston) to JA. Boston. 1 p.. Printed in JA, Works, 2:157; Printed: D/JA 1:265-266; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:148;.
18 Dec. 1765 to 29 Dec. 1765 430339 pink | JA . Diary. 32 p.. Document image and transcription.
19 Dec. 1765 010389 pink | JA. . Notes for his argument before Governor Bernard in support of Town of Boston's memorial praying that the courts be opened.. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 2:159n; JA, Papers, 1:148;. JA—Legal Papers.
20 Dec. 1765 010390 yellow | [JA]. . Boston. Argument before the Gov. and Council of Mass. in favor of opening Provincial Courts. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 1:152;. JA—Legal Papers.
26 Dec. 1765 010392 pink | JA. . "A Dissertation on Office Seekers (fragment) Unpublished newspaper letter. Printed: JA, Diary and Autobiography: 1:277; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:153;. JA—Essays and Addresses (non-official).
30 Dec. 1765 010393 pink | JA. . "Clarendon to Pym" (fragment). Printed: D/JA, 1:281–282;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
30 Dec. 1765 to 20 Jan. 1766 430340 pink | JA . Diary. 32 p.. Document image and transcription.
1765 010351 pink | JA.Verses . 2 p.. JA—Literary Exercises, Translations &c..
1765 010394 pink | J[oseph] Palmer to JA. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 1:154;.
1765 to 1766 010395 pink | JA. . Memoranda on court cases, 13 Sept. 1765–21 Feb. 1766, including:. 2 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1765 010352 yellow | . Memo re a partial list of JA's writings, 1765 et seq.. 3 p..
9 Jan. 1766 010396 pink | JA. . "Clarendon to Pym" (draft). Printed: D/JA, 1:288–290;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
11 Jan. 1766 010397 pink | JA. . "Clarendon to Pym" (draft). Printed: D/JA, 1:290–292;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
13 Jan. 1766 010398 yellow | JA. . " Clarendon" to " Pym" No. I [printed in Boston Gazette]. 1 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette, 13 Jan. 1766, Supplement, p. 1, col. 1 and 2; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:158; JA, Works 3:469-473. JA—Newspaper Articles.
20 Jan. 1766 010400 yellow | JA. . " Clarendon" to " Pym," No. II [printed in Boston Gazette]. 2 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette, 20 Jan. 1766, p. 2, cols. 1 and 2; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:161; JA, Works 3:473-476. JA—Newspaper Articles.
27 Jan. 1766 010402 yellow | JA. . " Clarendon" to " Pym," No. III [printed in Boston Gazette]. 2 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette, 27 Jan. 1766, p. 4, col. 1, 2, and 3; Printed, JA, Papers, 1:164; JA, Works, 3:477-483. JA—Newspaper Articles.
Jan. 1766 430107 goldenrod | Adams, John (born 1735) . "Clarendon to Pym" letters in Edes and Gill's Boston Gazette,.
5 Feb. 1766 010404 pink | The Sons of Liberty to JA. Boston. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 2:183–184; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:170;.
15 Feb. 1766 010405 pink | Tho. Crafts Jr. to JA. Boston. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 2:184–185; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:171;.
1 Mar. 1766 to Mar. 1767 430341 pink | JA . Diary. 48 p.. Document image and transcription.
11 Mar. 1766 010406 yellow | JA Writ to collect damages for Thomas Fletcher. 1 p. [partially printed document signed]. JA—Legal Papers.
23 Apr. 1766 010408 pink | Seth Bass to John Borland: deed. 1 p. (copy). JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
30 Apr. 1766 to 30 Apr. 1785 050329 pink | . London. Messrs. Michael & Tristram Dalton & Co. Account current with Messrs. Lane, Son, & Fraser; with receipt from Tristram Dalton, 29 March 1787. 2 p..
Apr. 1766 010409 pink | JA. . Memorandum of writing drawn for Suffolk Inferior Court, including: Benoni Spear v. John Spear; Thomas Chase and William Speakman v. Baruch Jordan et als.; Thomas Chase and William Speakman v. Henry Stone. 1 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Apr. 1766 010410 pink | JA. . Superior Court, Charlestown. Minutes on court cases, including: Barker v. Jones; Reading v. Framingham JA/LP 1:26; Haden (?) v. Woodworth. 4 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Apr. 1766 010407 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "Case v. master for not transporting goods according to bill of lading"; [Dr.] Donald McLean [also spelled McClean] v. James McEwan. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
12 May 1766 010411 blue | . "Clarendon" [i.e. JA]. Letter on the collusion of Governor Bernard and James Cockle, customs collector at Salem [printed in Boston Gazette]. Printed: Boston Gazette, 19 May 1766, p. 1, col. 3 NEQ, 31:92–93, with supporting evidence of authorship (p. 93–95). [March 1958]; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:172;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
29 June 1766 010412 yellow | AA to Mary Smith Cranch. 2 p..
29 June 1766 010413 pink | JA to Richard Cranch. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: AFC, 1:52-53;.
29 June 1766 010414 white | JA to Richard Cranch. Braintree. 4 p..
15 July 1766 010415 yellow | AA to Mary Cranch. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: AFC 1:53-55;.
July 1766 010416 pink | JA. . Minutes on court cases, including: Josiah Capen v. Samuel Spear JA/LP 1:26. 4 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
July 1766 to May 1767 430342 pink | JA . Diary. 8 p.. Document image and transcription.
13 Aug. 1766 010417 pink | Jno. Turner to JA: Receipt for money. Braintree. 2 p..
Aug. 1766 010418 pink | JA. . [Suffolk County?] Superior Court. Minutes on Court Cases, including: Prout v. Minot, JA/LP, 1:231–242; Alcock v. Warden, JA/LP, 1:168–173; Town of Boston v. Roxbury, JA/LP, 1:289–293. 4 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Aug. 1766 010419 yellow | JA. . List of actions for trial at August term. 4 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
26 Sep. 1766 to 27 Sep. 1766 010420 pink | . Braintree. Peter Boylston Adams: Account and settlement with JA, principally for serving legal writs, Jan. 1764–July 1766.. 11 p..
Sep. 1766 010421 pink | JA. . Worcester [County] Superior Court. Minutes on court cases, including: Address of Chief Justice Hutchinson to the Grand Jury; Corbin v. Duncan Campbell et als.. 2 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
6 Oct. 1766 to 13 Oct. 1766 010422 yellow | AA to Mary Smith Cranch. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: AFC 1:55-57;.
22 Oct. 1766 010423 pink | Peter Clark to JA: Note for money. Braintree. 2 p..
29 Oct. 1766 010424 pink | Wm. Brattle to JA: Receipt for money. Cambridge. 2 p..
Oct. 1766 010425 pink | JA. . Bristol [County] Superior Court. Minutes of court cases, including: Hodges v. Gilmore JA/LP 1:327; Depositions received vs. Henry Crosmar. 3 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Oct. 1766 010426 pink | JA. . Minutes on court cases: Gilmore v. Hodges et als. Trespass; Mitchel v. Manly (re "stocks in the Furnace Brook"); Hodges v. Gilmore* JA/LP, 1:327. 6 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Nov. 1766 010427 pink | JA. . Essex [County] Superior Court. Minutes of court case: Jenny Slew v. John Whipple JA/LP 1:lxiv 2:48–55; 61–62 3: 331. 1 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Nov. 1766 010428 pink | JA. . Essex [County. Superior Court]. Minutes of court cases, including: Address of Chief Justice Hutchinson to Grand Jury defining offenses and penalties; Willet & Hale v. Robert Hale; Slew v. Whipple [see also preceding entry]. 4 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1 Dec. 1766 010429 yellow | Jonathan Sewall. . "Philanthrop" to the Boston Evening Post in defense of Gov. Bernard, No. 1. 3 p.. Printed: Boston Evening Post, 1 Dec. 1766, p.1, cols. 1–3, p. 2, col. 1;.
1 Dec. 1766 to 2 Mar. 1767 010430 blue | Jonathan Sewall. . "Philanthrop" Letters in defense of Gov. Bernard, Nos. 1–9. Printed: Boston Evening Post, 1, 15, 22, 29 Dec. 1766; 5, 12, 26 Jan., 9 Feb., 2 March 1767;.
9 Dec. 1766 010431 goldenrod | JA. . Draft newspaper article (reply to Philanthrop [ Jonathan Sewall]). Printed: JA, Papers, 1:178;.
19 Dec. 1766 010432 yellow | Richard Cranch to Joseph Palmer. Salem. 2 p..
22 Dec. 1766 010433 pink | Joseph Tirrell to JA: Note for money. Braintree. 2 p..
24 Dec. 1766 010434 pink | JA. . Letter (unsigned draft) to "Phylanthrop" [ Jonathan Sewall?] on "Who are to be understood by the better Sort of People?" (first sentence); an attack on Governor Bernard. Printed: D/JA, 1:326–329;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
24 Dec. 1766 010435 yellow | JA and other assessors of Town of Braintree to Harrison Gray, treasurer of Province of Mass.: Notice of total amount assessed in Town of Braintree. Braintree. 1 p..
31 Dec. 1766 010436 pink | JA. . Letter (dft) *** of "Misanthrop" in answer to "Phylanthrop" [Jonathan Sewall] [printed in Boston Gazette]. Printed (in part): Boston Gazette (Edes & Gill), 5 Jan. 1767, p. 3, col. 2; signed "H. Ploughjogger"; D/JA, 1:330–331;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
1766 010439 pink | . Harvard College. Address of students to the Board of Overseers. 4 p..
1766 010437 pink | JA. . Minutes on court case: Gardiner v. Flagg*. 11 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1766 010438 pink | JA. . Minutes on court case: Gardiner v. Flagg*. 11 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1766 010440 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "Debt for taxes by collector v. an inhabitant". 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
5 Jan. 1767 010441 yellow | JA to Richard Cranch. Braintree. 3 p..
5 Jan. 1767 010442 yellow | Humphrey Ploughjogger [i.e. JA] to Boston Gazette (Edes & Gill). 1 p.. Printed, JA, Papers, 1:180; Printed: Boston Gazette 5 Jan. 1767, p. 3;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
12 Jan. 1767 010443 yellow | AA to Mary Smith Cranch (with a postscript by JA). Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: AFC, 1:57;.
15 Jan. 1767 010445 pink | Mary Cranch? to AA. Salem. 4 p. (incomplete). Printed: AFC 1:59-60;.
19 Jan. 1767 010446 yellow | "Humphrey Ploughjogger" [i.e. JA]. . Letter to "Phylanthrop" [Jonathan Sewall, printed in Boston Gazette]. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 1:181; Printed: Boston Gazette (Edes & Gill), same date, p. 4, col. 3;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
26 Jan. 1767 010447 yellow | JA. . " Governor Winthrop to Governor Bradford," No. 1 [printed in Boston Gazette]. 2 p.. Printed, JA Papers, 1:191; Printed: Boston Gazette, 26 Jan. 1767, p. 2, cols. 1–2.; JA, Works, 3:484-486. JA—Newspaper Articles.
26 Jan. 1767 010449 yellow | Jonathan Sewall. "Philanthrop" to the Boston Evening Post in defense of Gov. Bernard, No. 7. 3 p.. Printed: Boston Evening Post, 26 Jan. 1767, p. 1, 2;.
31 Jan. 1767 010450 yellow | AA to Mary Smith Cranch. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: AFC 1:60-62;.
Jan. 1767 010451 pink | JA. . Draft newspaper letters. ["Mysanthrop" to "Philanthrop" (Jonathan Sewall); Humphrey Ploughjogger to Philanthrop]. 10 p.. 1) Dft of unpublished "Mysanthrop" to "Philanthrop" letter, [Jan. 1767]. III 867 Printed, JA Papers 1:183; 2) Dft of unpublished "Mysanthrop" to "Philanthrop" letter [Jan. 1767]. III 867a Printed: JA, Papers; 1:187; 3) Dft of unpublished "Humphrey Ploughjogger" to "Philanthrop" letter, [ante 5 Jan. 1767].;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
Jan. 1767 to Feb. 1767 010452 pink | JA. . Draft newspaper letters. [see Notes; printed in Boston Gazette; Philanthrop (Jonathan Sewall)]. 17 p., 9 p.. JA—Newspaper Articles.
9 Feb. 1767; 16 Feb. 1767 010453 yellow | JA. . " Governor Winthrop to Governor Bradford," No. II [printed in Boston Gazette]. 2 p.. Printed: PJA, 1:198; Printed: Boston Gazette, 9 Feb. 1767, p. 2, cols. 1–3; JA, Works, 3:487-500. JA—Newspaper Articles.
16 Feb. 1767 010455 yellow | JA. . " Governor Winthrop to Governor Bradford," No. III [printed in Boston Gazette]. 3 p.. Printed, JA, Papers, 1:203; Printed: Boston Gazette, 16 Feb. 1767, p. 1, cols. 1–3, p. 4, cols. 1–2 [last two lines of p. 4, col. 1 not yet Xeroxed].;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
23 Feb. 1767 010456 pink | Rachel Marsh to AA: receipt for money. 2 p..
2 Mar. 1767 010457 yellow | JA to Superior Court of Judicature (Suffolk County): Requests affirmation of judgement and additional costs in case of Lincoln vs. Bates. 1 p. (printed petition form, filled in).
10 Mar. 1767 010458 blue | JA and 53 other citizens of Boston. . Petition to Selectmen to appoint Nathanael Oliver master of the North Grammar School. DS. 2 p..
11 Mar. 1767 010459 white | Jonathan Sewall to JA.
11 Mar. 1767 010460 white | Jonathan Sewall to JA. Calendared: JA, Papers: 1:211;.
13 Mar. 1767 013124 blue | JA. . Writ. Brimhall vs. Tirrell. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
Mar. 1767 013123 blue | JA . Cambridge, MA. Case of Cuffe, a slave, freed at birth but kept in slavery for 17 years.. JA—Legal Papers.
Mar. 1767 to Apr. 1767 010461 pink | JA. . Suffolk [County]. Minutes on court cases, including: Superior Court: Henshaw v. Chandler; Harding v. Davis; Inferior Court: Elias Haven v. Ebenezer Fisher Jr.; Minot v. Bowmer. 3 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Mar. 1767; Aug. 1767 010462 pink | JA. . Minutes on court cases, including: Gibbs v. Gibbs*; "Words of the Devise" (to Margaret [Sheaffe] and "my Grandchild Elizabeth Sheaffe"); Bromfield v. Lovejoy ) JA/LP 1:32; Williams v. Mason ) [may be citations only] Cotton v. Delano ). 12 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
27 Apr. 1767 010469 blue | JA. . Receipt (certified by CFA). 1 p.. JA—Miscellaneous Filed with N.D. at end.
18 May 1767 010467 yellow | JA to AA. Plymouth. 1 p..
12 Aug. 1767; Dec. 1767 431097 yellow | Lemeul Sturtevant JA. Promissory Note. 2p.. JA—Accounts and Financial Matters.
13 Sep. 1767 010463 pink | AA to JA. Weymouth. 2 p.. Printed: AA, Letters, 1840, 12; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., 1:12; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 8–9; Printed: AFC, 1:62; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 25-26.
23 Sep. 1767 010464 blue | AA. . Receipt (certified by CFA). 1 p..
23 Sep. 1767 010470 pink | JA to Richard Cranch. 2 p.. Printed: AFC 1:63;.
23 Sep. 1767 010471 white | JA to Richard Cranch. 2 p..
24 Sep. 1767 010472 yellow | JA to Major [Ebenezer?] Miller. 2 p..
Sep. 1767 010474 pink | . Plymouth, Taunton, Cambridge, Charlestown, Barnstable, Middlesex, Concord. JA. List of circuit court cases. 21 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
24 Oct. 1767 010473 pink | . Examination of Lucy Brooks before Justice of the Peace James Humphrey.. 1 p..
3 Nov. 1767 010475 pink | John Hayward to JA: receipt. Braintree. 2 p..
12 Nov. 1767 010476 yellow | JA. . Copy of an execution in case of JA vs. Samuel Waldron of Dighton. 5 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
24 Nov. 1767 010477 yellow | . Charlestown. Selectmen of the District of Natick to the Middlesex County Court with remarks by JA. Re: Alice Brown, pauper.. 4 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
24 Nov. 1767 010478 yellow | JA to the Justices of the Court of General Sessions of the Peace held at Charlestown. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
30 Nov. 1767 430571 yellow | JA . Legal document to the Justices of the Court of General Sessions of the Peace at Charlestown MA in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, on behalf of the town of Stoneham, Mass; countersigned by Jonathan Sewall.. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
18 Dec. 1767 010479 blue | . Court order to the Sheriff of Middlesex, issued by the Clerk of Court for Middlesex County, signed by JA. Writ of attachment of the estate of John Butler.. JA—Legal Papers.
1767 013125 blue | JA and Samuel Quincy to Sheriff of Suffolk County. Suffolk, Mass.. 2 p..
18 Jan. 1768 013126 yellow | JA. . Writ. Wales vs. Peirce. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
30 Jan. 1768 to 22 Aug. 1770 430343 pink | JA . Diary. 51 p.. Document image and transcription.
9 Feb. 1768 010481 blue | . JA (legal note). 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
26 Feb. 1768 430719 yellow | JA . "We Command you to Attach the Goods or Estate of Samuel Pratt of Needham....and Sarah Pratt of Newton...". 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
8 Mar. 1768 010483 yellow | Mary Cranch Palmer to Mary Smith Cranch. Germantown. 2 p..
24 Mar. 1768 to 15 Dec. 1768 010484 yellow | JA & James Otis. . Agreement re case of Doane vs. Gage. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
Mar. 1768 010485 blue | JA. . Endorsement on the verso of a court document dated 25 Feb. 1768. JA—Legal Papers.
Mar. 1768 010486 pink | JA. . Minutes on court cases, including: Apthorp v. Shepherd [i.e., Shepard]; Godfrey v. Macumber [i.e., Macomber?]; Warren v. Apthorp. 5 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
13 Apr. 1768 010487 yellow | Elizabeth Smith to Isaac Smith Jr.. Weymouth. 4 p.. Printed: AFC 1:63-66;.
19 Apr. 1768 010488 yellow | JA. . Notes on law cases: Gill v. Mein; Blanchard &c. v. Carnes; Hickling v. Mackay. 4 p. (on 1 sheet). JA—Legal Papers.
Apr. 1768 013127 blue | JA. . Suffolk. Land and property dispute between Joseph Warren and William Millineaux.. JA—Legal Papers.
23 May 1768 010490 yellow | [JA] "Sui Juris" . Letter on the question of bishops in America [printed in Boston Gazette]. 1 p.. Printed, JA, Papers, 1:211; Printed: Boston Gazette, 23 May 1768, p. 1, col. 3; reprinted in London Chronicle 16–19 Nov. 1765; JA, Works, 3:447. JA—Newspaper Articles.
23 May 1768 010489 blue | JA to Daniel Nightengale. Boston.. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
1 June 1768 010491 pink | J. William Whitmarsh to Norton Quincy: Deed for land in Braintree. 2 p..
6 June 1768 010493 yellow | JA et al. (for Boston Sons of Liberty) to John Wilkes. Boston. 2 p.. Printed: MHS, Procs., 47 (1913–1914):191–192.; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:214;.
10 June 1768 430546 yellow | JA . Court order demanding payment of five pounds from Randal of Braintree, Mass. and Barnebus Howard of Bridegwater, Mass.. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
10 June 1768 010494 yellow | Elizabeth Smith to Isaac Smith Jr.. Weymouth. 4 p..
15 June 1768 010495 pink | James Otis et al. . Boston. (Committee of Town of Boston), Memorial on recent events in Boston, transmitted to Dennys De Berdt. 4 p. (in OVERSIZE, Portfolio A).
17 June 1768 010496 yellow | JA. . Boston. Instructions of the Town of Boston to their Representative in the Mass. General Court. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 3:501-504, (from Boston Gazette on Gov. Hutchinson?); Boston Record Commissioners, 16th Rpt., p. 257–259; Hutchinson, Mass. Bay, ed. Mayo, 3:354–356 (Appendix K); Boston Gazette see issue of 20 June 1768 (according to D/JA 3:291), p. 2, col. 2-3; Boston Evening Post 20 June 1768 p. 2-3.. JA—Boston, Town of.
20 June 1768 010498 yellow | JA. . Instructions to the Boston representative in the General Court [printed in Boston Gazette]. 1 p.. Printed in Boston Gazette, 20 June 1768, p. 2, cols. 2–3; Printed, JA, Papers, 1:216;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
25 June 1768 010499 blue | JA. . legal document. JA—Legal Papers.
25 June 1768 010500 yellow | JA. . Filing of appeal in case of Thomas Danforth of Norwich, Connecticut. 4 p..
19 July 1768 010501 yellow | John Wilkes to JA et al. (for Boston Sons of Liberty). King's Bench Prison. 1 p.. Printed: MHS, Procs., 47 (1913–1914): 192–193.;.
July 1768 010502 pink | JA. . Minutes on court case: Cotton v. Molineux. 1 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
29 Aug. 1768 010503 pink | Joseph Crosby to Elihu Adams: deed for salt marsh. 2 p.. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
5 Oct. 1768 010504 yellow | JA et al. (for Boston Sons of Liberty) to John Wilkes. Boston. 4 p.. Printed: MHS, Procs., 47 (1913–1914):193–194.; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:220;.
9 Oct. 1768 010505 yellow | Elizabeth Smith to Isaac Smith Jr.. Weymouth. 4 p..
24 Nov. 1768 010506 yellow | Joseph Crosby to JA.. Deed to 15 acres of woodland. 2 p. and envelope. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
29 Nov. 1768 010507 pink | Joseph Warren to JA: note for money. Boston. 2 p..
30 Nov. 1768 010508 pink | Saml. Veazie to JA. Harpswell. 2 p..
10 Dec. 1768 010509 pink | Isaac Snow to JA, receipt. Boston. 1 p., on verso of Saml. Veazie to JA, 30 Nov. 1768.
14 Dec. 1768 013128 blue | JA . Boston.. Summons prepared for client Murtagh McConnell.. JA—Legal Papers.
23 Dec. 1768 010510 pink | . Suffolk [County] Court. Court summons to Dr. Thomas Binney of Tyringham to answer Dr. Benjamin Church in a plea of debt; signed by Ezekiel Goldthwait [Clerk of Court]. 2 p. (printed form, with MS entries). On verso (in JA's hand); minutes on White v. Ward; also other notations. JA—Legal Papers.
1768 010511 pink | JA. . Minutes on court cases: Joseph Dowse v. Thirty Three Hogsheads Molasses [post 26 Oct. 1768]. 1 p. (in Admiralty Book; in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1768 010514 pink | JA. . Minutes on court cases: Joseph Dowse v. 19 Casks of Molasses. Gardiner. 2 p. (in Admiralty Book; in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1768 010515 pink | JA. . Minutes on court cases: George Dawson v. the sloop Dolphin (Watson, Lothrop and others, owners). 2 p. (in Admiralty Book: in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1768 010520 yellow | JA. . Marginalia in Thomas Hollis, comp., The True Sentiments of America: Contained in a Collection of Letters sent from the House of Representatives of. . .Massachuusetts Bay. . .with Certain Papers relating to a supposed Libel on the Governors of that Province, and a Dissertation on the Canon and the Feudal Law, London, 1768.. approx. 80 p.. JA—Marginalia Chronological.
1768 to 1769 010518 pink | JA. . Case of the sloop Liberty. 12 p. (in JA's Admiralty Book, under title "Jonathan Sewall vs. John Hancock"). Printed: JA, Works, 2:215n (1 paragraph only); Quincy, Reports, p. 456–463, with notes, &c., by Horace Gray; JA, Legal Papers 2:173–210;. JA—Legal Papers.
1768 010512 pink | JA. . Minutes on court cases, including: Apthorp v. Shepard*. 2 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1768 010513 pink | JA. . Minutes on court cases: Holland v. Cudworth; Noble v. Smith; Davis v. Richmond*; Thayer v. Thayer. 4 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1768 010516 pink | JA. . Minutes on court case: Doane v. Gage. Includes: 2 p. in JA's hand ("Doane's Whale"); followed by 4 p. in hand of [ Jonathan Sewall?]; remaining p. in JA's hand. 34 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
1768 to 1770 010519 pink | JA. . Minutes on court cases: Davis v. Richmond*; Gay v. Simpson; Hall v. Wiswall; Fluker v. Hall; Gray, Treasurer, v. Cotton [same as on Aug. 1770 docket? See M/JA/6, Folder 2]. 4 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1768 010517 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "Account v. bailiff of goods, and receiver of monies". 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
20 Jan. 1769 010521 pink | Thomas Hutchinson to [Thomas Whately?] (copy in JA's hand), with letter of Benjamin Franklin to Thomas Cushing [April 1773?] (copy in JA's hand). Boston. 7 p..
Jan. 1769 010522 pink | JA. . Minutes on court cases, including: Wingfield v. Bryant*; [Depositions] received v. John Morsse (?) and George Reader; Russell v. Sigourney et als.. 4 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
28 Feb. 1769 431012 yellow | JA . Warrant for the seizure of property of Abigail Hall of Medford, which was formerly owned by the late Andrew Hall. 1p.. JA—Legal Papers.
2 Mar. 1769 010523 yellow | JA. . Boston. Certification of weight of hay, signed by John May?, "Hay-weigher". 1 p. (printed form, filled in).
30 Mar. 1769 430820 yellow | JA . Boston MA. Summons of Robert Jenkins and Henry Bass. 4 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
30 Mar. 1769 010524 yellow | John Wilkes to JA et al. (for Boston Sons of Liberty). King's Bench Prison. 2 p. ("Copy").
31 Mar. 1769 430779 yellow | JA . Boston MA. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
4 Apr. 1769 010525 yellow | [JA et al.] . Boston. Petition of the Boston Town Meeting to George III. 2 p. (newspaper clipping). Printed: Boston Gazette, 24 July 1769, p. 1, cols. 1 and 2. JA—Boston, Town of.
10 Apr. 1769 010526 pink | John Wentforth to Joshua Loring Jr.. Portsmouth. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Legal Papers, 2:262–263;.
13 Apr. 1769 010527 pink | John Hurd to Joshua Loring, Jr.. Portsmouth. 3 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
18 Apr. 1769 010528 blue | JA. . Legal document (complaint on behalf of John Avery Sr. and Jr. against Nicholas Darby). 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
20 Apr. 1769 010530 yellow | Elihu Adams et ux. . Deed to John Adams of Penny ferry salt marsh in Milton (2 1/2 acres), with deed conveying the same from Samuel Nightingale to Deacon John Adams, 10 April 1738. 6 p. and envelope. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
20 Apr. 1769 010529 pink | John Wentworth (Surveyor General) to Robert Auchmuty (Commissary Deputy), re sentence for seizure of logs. Court of Vice Admiralty, Massachusetts Bay. 3 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
24 Apr. 1769 010531 pink | JA to Gov. John Wentworth. Boston. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Legal Papers, 2:263–264;.
24 Apr. 1769 010532 white | JA to Governor John Wentworth. Boston. 2 p..
24 Apr. 1769 010533 pink | Jonathan Carver to Edmund Quincy?. London. 2 p. (incomplete).
Apr. 1769 010534 pink | JA. . Suffolk [County] Inferior Court. Minutes on court cases, including: Henshaw v. Vose; Edward Wentworth v. John Maddan [Madden]. 2 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
8 May 1769 010535 yellow | JA. . Draft of instructions to Boston Representatives ( James Otis, Thomas Cushing, Samuel Adams, & John Hancock). 4 p. (corrections in hand of Samuel Adams and of William Cooper). Printed: JA, Papers, 1:224; Printed: JA, Works, 3:505–510 (see CFA note); Boston Record Commissioners, 16th Rpt., p. 285–289 (under 8 May 1769); Boston Gazette, 15 May 1769, p. 1, cols. 1–3. JA—Boston, Town of.
1 June 1769 010537 pink | JA to AA. Falmouth. 2 p..
10 June 1769 010538 pink | Jonathan Carver to Edmund Quincy. London. 3 p..
11 June 1769 430845 yellow | JA . Suffolk County MA ( Boston MA). Court Summons for Benjamin Faneuil by Joseph Warren. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
29 June 1769 010539 pink | JA to AA. Falmouth. 2 p.. Printed: AFC 1:66-67; Document image and transcription.
June 1769 010540 pink | JA. . Plea in case of Michael Corbet. 2 p. (in JA's hand). Printed, JA, Legal Papers, 2:288; Printed: JA, Works, 2:526–534; cf. p. 224–226 and notes there; original is in JA's Legal Papers, Admiralty Book (M/JA/6, Folder 3).;. JA—Legal Papers.
June 1769 to July 1769 010542 yellow | JA. . Notes on court case of Tyng v. Gardiner. 3 p. (in JA's hand); docketing on p. 4 omitted but typed in at foot of p. 3 of facsimile. JA—Legal Papers.
1 July 1769 010543 pink | JA to AA. Falmouth. 2 p.. Printed: AFC 1:67; Document image and transcription.
July 1769 010544 yellow | JA& James Otis. . Remarks re case of Hurst vs. Blanchard trustee. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
2 Aug. 1769 010545 pink | Jonathan Carver to Edmund Quincy. London. 3 p..
5 Aug. 1769 010546 pink | Stephen Peabody [1741–1819]. . Diary, 5 Aug. 1769–6 Nov. 1771: brief entries, frequently mentioning his father-in-law, Rev. William Smith of Weymouth, with references also to his [future] sister-in-law, AA.. 16 p..
23 Aug. 1769 010547 blue | JA. . Legal document (complaint on behalf of Mary Merrick against John Taylor). 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
Aug. 1769 to 1770 010566 yellow | Elizabeth Smith to Isaac Smith Jr.. Weymouth. 4 p..
10 Sep. 1769 010548 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "Ejectment on a covenant": Oliver Wendell v. Jonathan Williams. 1 p.. JA, Legal Papers 1:51–53;. JA—Legal Papers.
11 Sep. 1769 010549 blue | James Otis to [ Samuel Fitch, JA, and Sampson Salter Blowers, his counsel in the Robinson case]. 1 p.. Boston Gazette, 11 Sept. 1769, p.2., col. 3.
18 Sep. 1769 010550 blue | JA. . Legal document with affadavit on recto and verso, each signed by JA; also affadavit on verso signed by S. Quincy. DS. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
22 Sep. 1769 010551 blue | JA to Robert Treat Paine. Taunton.
13 Oct. 1769 010552 yellow | . Suffolk County. JA legal document, defending Woodbury Langdon. JA—Legal Papers.
18 Oct. 1769 010553 yellow | JAet al. . Boston. Report of the committee to consider measures to vindicate the town [of Boston]. 32 p.. Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:230; Printed: Boston Record Commissioners, 16th Rpt., p. 299–300, 303–325.. JA—Boston, Town of.
23 Oct. 1769 010555 yellow | JA et al (Committee of the Boston Town Meeting) to Dennis De Berdt.. Boston. 4 p. (copy, in unknown hand). Printed: JA, Papers, 1:231;. JA—Boston, Town of.
23 Oct. 1769 010556 blue | JA [with the Committee of the Town of Boston] to Benjamin Franklin. Printed in: Franklin, Papers, 16:222–24; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:232;.
4 Nov. 1769 010557 yellow | JA et al. (for Boston Sons of Liberty) to John Wilkes. Boston. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 1:232;.
Nov. 1769 010559 pink | JA. . [Essex County. Superior Folder 5 Court. Salem]. Minutes on court cases: Bancroft v. Lee JA/LP 1:188–97; Crowningshield [sic] v. Lee [under "Novr. Term"] JA/LP 1:197–199. 2 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Nov. 1769 010560 pink | JA. . Minutes on court cases, including: Hooton v. Grout*; Symes v. Hill** JA/LP 1:231; Warren v. Green et als.. 19 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Nov. 1769 010558 yellow | JA& Saml. Fitch . re continuance in case of Nathl. Hamaden vs. Saml. Gridley. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
19 Dec. 1769 013130 blue | JA to Sheriff of Suffolk County. Boston. 1 p..
1769 010562 pink | JA. . Minutes on case of Michael Corbit [Corbet] et al., on charge of murder of Lt. Panton [of the frigate Rose]. 11 p. (in Admiralty Book; in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1769 010563 pink | JA. . Minutes on case of Michael Corbet et al.. 46 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1769 010565 pink | JA. . Minutes on court cases, including: Stone v. Beane; Keen v. Turner JA/LP 1:242–245; White v. Weymouth. 5 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1769 010561 blue | JA and Robert Treat Paine. . Bond of Edward Bacon of Barnstable. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
1769 010564 blue | JA. . Boston. Petition of Anne Savil of Braintree to the Mass. Superior Court. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
1769 to 1783 010567 white | William Smith [1707–1783; father of AA]. . Smith family birth dates of children and grandchildren.. 1 p. (written by William Smith on blank verse of detached titlepage of a quarto New Testament [Oxford, 1728], laid in Lb/JQA/21); also a copy, in JQA's hand, in Lb/JQA/21 itself, 1 p., with JQA's notation that the original is in the hand of William Smith.. JQA—Genealogical Material.
3 Jan. 1770 010568 yellow | JA. . "Suffolk Bar Book". p. 1–16 (3 Jan. 1770–26 July 1774) in JA's hand (p. 13–14 blank); entries in other hands, p. 17–137, for 1778–1805, follow. Printed: MHS, Procs., 1st ser., 19 (1881–1882): 141–179, ed. George M. Dexter; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:236;. JA—Legal Papers.
4 Jan. 1770 010570 yellow | AA to "Cousin" Isaac Smith Jr. (with postscript by JA). Boston. 3 p.. Printed: AFC 1:67-69;.
Jan. 1770 010569 pink | JA. . Letter (fragmentary draft) of " Governor Winthrop to the Inhabitants of New England". Printed: D/JA, 1:349; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:236;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
2 Feb. 1770 010572 pink | Matthias Hathaway: statement before Wm. Beckford . London. 2 p. (mutilated).
1 Mar. 1770 010573 yellow | JA to Robert Treat Paine, with (irrelevant) memoranda on verso by Paine. 2 p..
9 Mar. 1770 010574 yellow | Mary Cranch Palmer to Mary Smith Cranch. 5 p..
13 Mar. 1770 010575 yellow | . Boston Massacre. "Case of Capt. Thomas Preston of the 29th Regt.". 7 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
19 Mar. 1770 010576 yellow | Mary Cranch Palmer to Mary Smith Cranch. 2 p..
26 Mar. 1770 010577 pink | Ben. Kent to JA. Also JA's notes on Dupee vs Needham. 2 p..
26 Mar. 1770 010578 pink | JA. . Notes on Dupee vs. Needham. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
Mar. 1770 010579 pink | JA. . Receipted bill for £11-2-0 from M. Cooke for copying papers in 17 legal cases here listed.. JA—Accounts and Financial Matters.
1 Apr. 1770 010580 pink | JA to George Hayley. Boston. 3 p..
16 Apr. 1770 013131 yellow | JA . Taunton, MA. A request to the sheriff of the County of Suffolk to attach the estate of Samuel Downe.. 1p.. JA—Legal Papers.
21 Apr. 1770 010583 yellow | Mrs. Ann Savil to JA. Deed to 2 pieces of property, with a plan of the first(?). 6 p. and envelope. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
Apr. 1770 010582 yellow | JAet al. . Lists of writs drawn and lists of defendants for court terms: April, July 1770; Jan., April, July, Oct. 1771–1773; Jan., April 1774 (p. [11]–[212]); preceded (p. [9–10]) and followed (p. [212–214]) by lists of "Executions returnable" to Jan. and Feb. 1774. 186 p. (p. 3 numbered 11 [25–40, 113–116 missing]; numbering discontinued at 201); 7 3/4 × 4 1/2, bound in hard covers, green marbled paper with leather spine and corners; MS entries in a number of different hands, including JA's.. JA—Legal Papers.
2 May 1770 010581 pink | John Appleton et al.: . Salem. re goods from Great Britain. 2 p. (copy).
4 May 1770 010584 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "Debt" Abiel Ruddock v. Thomas Aylwin. 3 p. (partly in JA's hand; partly in an unidentified hand). JA—Legal Papers.
22 May 1770 010586 pink | Sampson Salter to JA: receipt. Boston. 1 p..
22 May 1770 010585 pink | Mr. Leigh to JA. Also receipt from Sampson Salter to JA. Boston Goal. 2 p..
31 May 1770 013132 blue | JA . Quincy, MA. Attachment of goods or estate of John Manley of Boston.. JA—Legal Papers.
May 1770 010587 pink | JA. . Minutes on court case: Richard v. Doble. 4 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
6 June 1770 010588 blue | JA, Samuel Adams, John Hancock, James Warren, and S. Leonard . Mass. House of Repr.. [Committee of the House of Representatives]. Address to the Lieut. Gov. [Hutchinson] praying that the General Court be removed from Cambridge to the Town House in Boston. Printed: Mass., Speeches of the Governors, &c., 1765–1775, p. 215 (under 7 June 1770);. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
7 June 1770 010589 yellow | JAet al., . Committee of Mass. General Court, to Thomas Hutchinson: Address opposing the moving of the General Court out of Boston. 1 p.. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
7 June 1770 010590 yellow | JAet al. . (Committee of Mass. House of Repr.) Address to Lt. Gov. Hutchinson re return of General Court to Boston.. 1 p.. Printed: Mass., House Journ., 1770–1771, p. 22;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
12 June 1770 010591 yellow | JAet al. . (Committee of Mass. House of Repr.) to state the reasons for not proceeding to business while the General Court is held out of Boston, Report. 7 p.. Printed: Mass., House Jour., 1770–1771, p. 25–31; Mass Speeches 1765-1775, p. 217-222. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
15 June 1770 010594 yellow | JA; Thomas Cushing; Maj Hawley; Samuel Adams; Capt. Sheaffe . (Committee of Mass. House of Repr.) Address to Lt. Gov. Hutchinson re removal of General Court to Cambridge. 2 p.. Printed: Mass., House Jour., 1770–1771, p. 37–38 (dft. text); Mass., Speeches 1765-1775, p. 228. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
2 July 1770 013133 yellow | JA and Robert Treat Paine . JA and Robert Treat Paine make lengthy notes on a vessel libel claim relating to Ichabod Jones of Boston.. 6p.. JA—Legal Papers.
26 July 1770 010596 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "Writ of intrusion" Israel Brayton v. Elizabeth Robinson. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
31 July 1770 010597 yellow | JA; Thomas Cushing; John Hancock; Leonard; Samuel Adams; William Dennie; John Gallison . (Committee of Mass. House of Repr.) Answer to 25 July 1770 speech of Lt. Gov. Hutchinson. 9 p.. Printed: Mass., House Jour., 1770–1771, p. 63–71; Mass., Speeches, 1765-1775, p. 240–248 (under 1 Aug. 1770). JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
July 1770 010599 pink | JA. . [ ] Inferior Court. Minutes on court case: Fortesque Vernon v. John Manley. 2 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
July 1770 010600 pink | JA. . Kennebeck. Minutes on court cases, including: James Bowdoin v. Benjamin Branch. "Lord Edgcumbes Claim"; Kennebeck Proprietors v. Abiel Lovejoy; Gardiner v. Tyng. June 1769 JA/LP 2:255; Bowdoin v. Sprague; Osgood v. Hope. 18 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
July 1770 010602 blue | JA. . Plea of replevin in the case of George Scott vs. Isaac Tirrell. JA—Legal Papers.
July 1770 010601 pink | JA. . Kennebeck?]. Minutes on court cases: Lord Edgcumbs Case. Bowdoin v. Springer; Shanning v. Agry et al.; Gardiner v. Carlton; Gardiner v. Loring. 8 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
9 Aug. 1770 010603 yellow | JA to Catharine Macaulay. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Diary and Autobiography, 1:360–361.; JA, Works, 9:331–333; Calendared: PJA, 1:248.
24 Aug. 1770 430434 yellow | . Boston. Promissory note, in JA's hand; signed: "Robert Redman." Notation: "Stoughton Yeoman.". 2 p..
28 Aug. 1770 010605 blue | JA: . Boston. Writ to Sheriff of Middlesex County. 1 p. (partly printed document, unsigned). JA—Legal Papers.
Aug. 1770 010606 pink | . [Boston. Superior Court?]. List of court trials. 4 p. (in Jonathan Sewall's court hand?; with underscoring and notations in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Aug. 1770 010607 pink | JA. . Minutes on court cases: Glover v. Le Testue* JA/LP 1:37; Walker v. Walker. "Special Verdict"; Gridley v. Harradan. "Essex. argued at Boston Aug. Term 1770.". 4 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Aug. 1770 010611 pink | JA. . Letter (unsigned draft, to a newspaper?) on corruption of governmental power. Fragment. Printed: D/JA, 1:364–365; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:248;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
Aug. 1770 010608 pink | JA. . Minutes on court case: Depositions received v. Robinson**. 2 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Aug. 1770 010609 pink | JA. . Minute on court case: Fales v. Fales. 3 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Aug. 1770 010610 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "Trespass. Assault, battery, wounding, imprisonment, tarring and feathering" George Gailer v. Benjamin Trevett et al.. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
Aug. 1770 010612 pink | JA. . Minutes on court case: Mewse v. Cudworth (trover). 2 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
25 Sep. 1770 010613 pink | Benja. Faneuil Jr. to Jonathan Tilcomb: receipt for money. Boston. 1 p..
28 Sep. 1770 010614 blue | JAet al. . Cambridge. Report of the Massachusetts House Committee on Lt. Gov. Hutchinson's Speech. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
29 Sep. 1770 010615 blue | JAet al. . Boston. Report of a Boston Town Meeting Committee on the formation of a Society to promote the arts. Committee named 20 Sept. 1770. Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:248;. JA—Boston, Town of.
4 Oct. 1770 010616 yellow | JA; John Hancock; David Ingersoll; Samuel Adams; and Capt. Fuller . (Committee of Mass. House of Repr.) Message to Lt. Gov. Hutchinson re return of General Court to Boston.. 2 p.. Printed: Mass., House Jour., 1770–1771, p. 86–87 including Hutchinson's reply; Mass., Speeches, 1765-1775, p. 257, 258. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
10 Oct. 1770 010617 pink | Elizabeth Treat to Samuel Breck: bill of sale for one Negro, Harry. Boston. 2 p..
15 Oct. 1770 010618 pink | Benja. Faneuil Jr. to David Spear: receipt for money. Boston. 2 p..
23 Oct. 1770 010619 yellow | JA; Samuel Adams; Col. Warren; John Hancock; and Col. Prescott; . (Committee of Mass. House of Repr.) Message to Lt. Gov. Hutchinson soliciting a more explicit answer to their message of 13 Oct. [re garrison at Castle William]. 1 p.. Printed: Mass., House Jour., 1770–1771, p. 111; Mass., Speeches, 1765–1775, p. 261. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
Oct. 1770 to Dec. 1770 010621 goldenrod | . Boston Massacre trials.. See JA/LP The Boston Massacre Trials 3:1–321. JA—Legal Papers.
Oct. 1770 to Dec. 1770 010622 yellow | JA . " Captn. Prestons Case" (notes for JA's argument in trial of Thomas Preston). 8 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
Oct. 1770 to Dec. 1770 010623 yellow | JA. . Notes on crown and defense witnesses' testimony in trial of soldiers indicted for the Boston Massacre. 20 p. (incomplete; has gap in middle).
Oct. 1770 to Dec. 1770 010624 yellow | JA. . Notes on crown witnesses' testimony; on Samuel Quincy's argument for the crown; and on his own argument in defense of the soldiers indicted for the Boston Massacre. 13 p. (incomplete and out of order); 7 additional blank pages at end of MS not filmed. All leaves are now detached, arbitrarily numbered, and silked.. Printed: Kidder, Boston Massacre, p. 10–18; more accurately in BPL Bull., 5 (1900):263–270, and repr. in Hist. MSS in BPL, No. 2 (1902): 13–20.;. JA—Legal Papers.
Oct. 1770 to Dec. 1770 010625 blue | JA. . Pleeding in defense of soldiers indicted for Boston Massacre. Printed: JA, Works, 1:111–114 (extracts).; Trial of William Wemms . . ., Boston, 1770 p. 148–176. Also in 1807 and 1824 reprints.; Kidder, Boston Massacre, p. 232–277 (from 1807 reprint).;. JA—Legal Papers.
Oct. 1770 to Dec. 1770 010626 yellow | Robert Treat Paine: . "Law notes and other papers of R.T.P. at the trial of the Soldiers and of Capt. Preston . . .". 1 vol.. JA—Legal Papers.
Oct. 1770 to Dec. 1770 010627 yellow | [Samuel Quincy.] . Notes of testimony of certain Crown and defense witnesses in trial of soldiers indicted for Boston Massacre.. 8 p.; incomplete. JA—Legal Papers.
6 Nov. 1770 010630 yellow | JA; Mr. Leonard; Samuel Adams; Maj. Hawley; and David Ingersoll to Lt. Gov. Hutchinson. 2p.. Printed: Mass., House Journals, 1770–1771, p. 134–135; Mass., Speeches, 1765–1775, p. 278–279;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
15 Nov. 1770 010632 yellow | JA; Maj. Hawley; Capt. Thayer; Mr. Porter; and Mr. Gard[n]er of Stow . Answer of the House to the message of the Lt. Gov. [Hutchinson] of 8 Nov. 1770.. 5 p.. Printed: Mass., House Jour., 1770–1771, p. 159–163; Mass., Speeches of the Governors, &c., 1765–1775, p. 281–286;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
16 Nov. 1770 010634 yellow | . Mass. House of Reps.. Resolutions of Committee to Consider the State of the Province re Encouragement of Arts, Agriculture, Manufactures, &c.. Printed: Mass., House Journals, 1770–1771, p. 164;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
20 Nov. 1770 010628 yellow | . Boston Massacre. Trial of Capt. Thomas Preston. Summary of Crown and defense Testimony.. 27 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
20 Nov. 1770 010636 yellow | JAet al. . "An Act for repealing the several Laws now in Force, which relate to the Limitation of Personal Actions . . . ". 1 p.. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
20 Nov. 1770 010637 yellow | JA, Samuel Adams, Maj. Hawley, John Hancock, Col. Worthington, John Pickering, and Col. Warren [Committee of the House] . Mass. House of Repr.. Message to Lt. Gov. Hutchinson re removal of provincial garrison from Castle William. 2 p.. Printed: Mass., House Jour., 1770–1771, p. 171–172; Mass., Speeches of the Governors, &c., 1765–1775, p. 287–289;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
Nov. 1770 to Dec. 1770 010629 yellow | . [Boston Massacre.] The Trial of William Wemms [and others].... Taken in Short-Hand by John Hodgson, Boston, 1770. 217 p. (Evans 11683.). 109 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
15 Dec. 1770 010638 yellow | JA to [John Lowell?]. 2 p. (some text missing).
Dec. 1770 010639 pink | JA. . Taunton. Minutes on court case: Jerath. Bowers v. Jno. White. 3 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1770 to 1899 010643 pink | ECA. . Scrapbook, sketchbook, and autograph collection, 1770–1899. ca. 120 p..
1770 to 1772 010642 pink | Estate of John Ruddock to JA: Accounts. July 1770–Jan. 1772. 1 p. (partly in JA's hand; partly in unidentified hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1770 010640 yellow | . JA legal note on Joseph Goodwin. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
1770 010641 yellow | . JA legal note on a cow, Richmond, Slead and Luther.. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
1 Jan. 1771 010644 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "Replevin of a sloop hypothecated" Robert Mercer and John Ramsay v. Edward Moffat. 3 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
1 Jan. 1771 010645 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "Trespass" John Ditson v. John Small. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
7 Jan. 1771 010646 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "Trespass. Assault, battery, wounding, imprisonment, tarring and feathering" Owen Richards v. Joseph Doble. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
10 Jan. 1771 to 27 Nov. 1772 430344 pink | JA . Diary. 76 p.. Document image and transcription.
Jan. 1771 010647 pink | JA. . Minutes on court case: Wright and Gill v. Mein. The Jury. 9 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Jan. 1771 to July 1774 010648 pink | JA. . Boston Suffolk Inferior Courts. Docket of court cases: lists of actions at the following court sessions: July, Oct. 1771; Jan., April, Aug. 1772 [*Aug. 1772 concerns Superior Court]; July 1774. 230 p. (in various unidentified hands, with notations and underscoring of clients' names by JA). JA—Legal Papers.
8 Feb. 1771 010649 yellow | Elizabeth Smith to Mary Smith Cranch. Weymouth. 4 p..
21 Feb. 1771 010650 pink | Isaac Smith Jr. to AA. London. 4 p.. Printed: AFC 1:170-71;.
21 Feb. 1771 010651 pink | Isaac Smith Jr. to JA. London. 2 p.. Printed: AFC 1:71-74;.
27 Mar. 1771 010652 pink | JA. . Salem. Appointment as attorney by Samuel Flagg. 2 p. (printed form with MS entries). JA—Legal Papers.
28 Mar. 1771 010653 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "Debt. For a legacy" Thomas Loring v. Mary Loring. 2 p. (in an unidentified hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Mar. 1771 010654 pink | . Essex County Court Ipswich. Whipple v. Mattoon. 10 p. (in unidentified hand; possibly Jonathan Sewall's?). JA—Legal Papers.
Mar. 1771 to Sep. 1773 010655 pink | [Jonathan Sewall?]. . Court minutes and lists of issues; with an entry (on the last leaf) for June 1779 (in another hand). 153 p. plus blanks; numbered by writer; 1–166 [i.e. 1–171]. JA—Legal Papers.
10 Apr. 1771 010656 blue | . Bill for Granting 506 pounds to Lt. Gov. Hutchinson. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
11 Apr. 1771 010657 yellow | JA to Isaac? Smith; also a transcript (typewritten). Boston. 2 p., 3 p..
16 Apr. 1771 to 14 June 1771 430345 pink | JA . Diary. 56 p.. Document image and transcription.
20 Apr. 1771 010658 yellow | AA to Isaac Smith Jr.. Braintree. 4 p.. AFC 1:76–78;.
22 Apr. 1771 010659 yellow | JA. . Change of address of law office in the Boston Gazette, 22 April 1771, p. 3, col. 2.. Printed: JA, Papers, 1:249; Printed: Boston Gazette, 22 April 1771, p. 3, col. 2. JA—Newspaper Articles.
25 Apr. 1771 010660 blue | JA & Josiah Quincy. . Worcester. Counsel for defendents in case of Ebenezer Cutler v. Robert Pierpont & Caleb Davis. JA—Legal Papers.
Apr. 1771 010661 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "Plea of tender" John Coburn v. Robert White. 3 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
6 May 1771 010662 yellow | Joseph & Mary Cranch Palmer to JA. Deed to 5 pieces of land, with supporting documents, including Jos. Palmer'spower of attorney to his wife, mortgages, etc.. 20 p. (8 items) and 3 envelopes. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
17 June 1771 to 5 July 1771 430346 pink | JA . Diary. 22 p.. Document image and transcription.
22 June 1771 430108 goldenrod | . "I'le be sworn, says I, I have not wrote one Line in a newspaper these two Years." [ JA, in conversation with Judge Edmund Trowbridge at Ipswich, 22 June 1771 (D/JA/18.9).]. See 22 June 1771 (D/JA/18.9)..
June 1771 to Nov. 1771 010663 pink | JA. . Ipswich and Salem. Minutes on court cases, including: Lee v. Bancroft. Ipswich June 1771; Barnam v. Mugford; Sawyer et al. v. McNiel; Depositions Received v. John Asten 3d; Smith v. Fuller [heading only]; Taylor v. Caesar. Salem Nov. 1771 [see also JA's memo on verso of Oct. 1771. Taunton.]; Pingry v. Thurston JA/LP 2:1–4; Putnams v. Inhabitants of Danvers [see also under 1771; and under Sept. 1771] ;Lee v. Bancroft JA/LP 1:188–197. 24 p. [p. 10 blank] (in JA's hand).
19 July 1771 010664 pink | Catharine Macaulay to JA. London. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 1:250; Printed: JA, Diary and Autobiography, 1:360–361;.
30 July 1771 010665 pink | Jos. Palmer to Thomas Flucker. Bristol. 4 p. (contemporary copy).
July 1771 010671 pink | . Tyng v. Gardiner. 4 p. (in unidentified hand). JA—Legal Papers.
July 1771 010666 pink | JA. . Minutes on court cases: Richards v. Jones; Gray v. Pitts. 7 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
July 1771 010667 pink | JA. . Minutes on court cases: J[oshua] Green, Admr. v. G[eorge] Green; Malcom v. Mackay; Note by JCW: "Listed on docket for July 1771.. 6 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
July 1771 010668 pink | JA. . Falmouth. Superior Court. Minutes on court cases: Tyng v. Gardiner et als.; Freeman v. Child for penalty of £10; Purington v. Waite; Philpot v. Cushing; Slemons v. Johnson; Gardiner v. Griffin; Gardiner v. Thompson; Burnam v. Carter. 8 p. [plus 6 blanks] (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
July 1771 010669 pink | JA. . Minutes of court case: Dennie v. Reeve. 1 p. (3-line memo only). JA—Legal Papers.
July 1771 010670 pink | JA. . Minutes on court case: Hill v. Whiting. 1 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
3 Aug. 1771 010672 pink | Edmund Soper to JA: receipt for money. Braintree. 2 p..
24 Aug. 1771 010673 yellow | JA to George Haley [i.e. Hayley]. Boston. 2 p..
Aug. 1771 010674 yellow | JA to "Estate of Mr. Ichabod Jones": bill for legal services rendered from March 1770–Aug. 1771. 2 p..
3 Sep. 1771 010675 pink | Isaac Smith to JA. London. 8 p..
10 Sep. 1771 010676 yellow | JA & Josiah Quiney Jr.: Legal statement re case of Russell vs. Balston, together with court decision . 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
10 Sep. 1771 010677 yellow | Elizabeth Smith to Isaac Smith Jr.. Weymouth. 3 p..
17 Sep. 1771 010678 pink | JA to AA. 2 p.. Printed: AFC 1:81; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 26.
21 Sep. 1771 010679 yellow | Tompson Baxter JA. Deed to 1 acre of salt marsh. 3 p.. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
27 Sep. 1771 010680 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "For inticing and seducing an apprentice from his master whereby he lost his service" Paul Revere v. James Lowrie. 1 p. (in unidentified hand, with heading by JA). JA—Legal Papers.
30 Sep. 1771 010681 yellow | James& Relief Faxon to JA. Deed to 2 1/4 acres of salt marsh. 3 p.. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
Sep. 1771 010682 pink | JA. . Newbury Court. Minutes of court case: Aaron Putnam and Enoch Putnam v. Inhabitants of Danvers. 2 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Sep. 1771 010683 yellow | JA& Josiah Quincy Jr. . Legal statements re case of Russell vs. Nathaniel Balston. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
4 Oct. 1771 010684 pink | Thomas Faxon to Norton Quincy: deed for land. 2 p..
Oct. 1771 010685 pink | JA. . Taunton. Minutes on court cases: [Depositions] Received v. Barrett et al. "for Conspiracy". 6 p. [one leaf] (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Oct. 1771 010686 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "Debt on judgment" Joseph Palmer v. Joseph Noyes. 1 p. (in unidentified hand). JA—Legal Papers.
21 Nov. 1771 010687 yellow | AA to Mary Cranch. 2 p..
21 Dec. 1771 010688 yellow | JA John Hancock. 4 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
30 Dec. 1771 010690 yellow | Elizabeth Smith to Isaac Smith Jr.. Weymouth. 4 p..
1771 010692 pink | JA. . Essex and Taunton. Minutes of court cases: Essex: Putnam v. Danvers. Newbury Port [see also June–Nov. 1771; Sept. 1771; 1771]; Taunton. Oct. 1771: Hathaway v. White; Morey v. King; Foreman [?] v. Bailies; D[epositio]ns Rec[eived] v. Jona. Hill; v. William Hill; Symes v. Hill; Prop[rieto]rs of Stow v. Russell; [Essex?]Lee v. Bancroft; D[epositio]ns Rec[eived] v. Bryant Sheehan; Rape on Abiel Hallowell; Patch v. Herrick [re:] Clams; [Essex?]Gridley v. Harradan; Verry v. Brown. JA—Legal Papers.
1771 010693 pink | JA. . Essex County. Minutes of court cases:. 4 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
1771 010691 pink | JA to [Isaac Smith Jr.]. 3 p. (postscript only). Printed: AFC 1:81-83;.
1771 to 1772 010694 pink | JA. . Minutes on court case: Needham v. Kingsbury. 3 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1771 to 1772 010695 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "Ejectment by a posthumous daughter on the seizin of her father". 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
1771 to 1772 010696 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "Case for a malicious prosecution" Ezekiel Needham v. Seth Kingsbury. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
27 Jan. 1772 010697 yellow | JA to William Whipple. Boston.. 2 p.. Calendared in JA, Papers, 1:251; Printed: Letters by Washington...and Others...to John Langdon, Phila., 1880, p. 12..
9 Feb. 1772 010699 pink | JA . Draft of a Newspaper Communication. Printed: D/JA, 2:53–54; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:251;.
9 Feb. 1772 010700 pink | JA. . "The Brace of Adamses" (draft of a newspaper communication). Printed (from Autobiography and Diary): JA, Works, 2:233, 295–296; D/JA, 2:54–56; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:251;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
13 Feb. 1772 010701 pink | Wm. Whipple to JA. Portsmouth. 2 p.. Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:251;.
23 Feb. 1772 010702 blue | JA. . Quarto, addressed to Superior Court of Boston, concerning sale of the estate of Jacob Eliot of Lebanon, Conn.. A.D.S. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
23 Feb. 1772 010703 blue | JA (for Jacob Elliot of Windham, Conn.). . Draft of petition to Gov. Thomas Hutchinson and Mass. General Court. A Dft, not signed. 2 p..
Feb. 1772 010704 yellow | JA. . Suffolk Superior Court. Certification with Josiah Quincy Jr. to the testimony of the litigants in the case of Balston vs Russell.. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
Feb. 1772 010705 yellow | JA. . Superior Court. List of court actions for trial, February Term, 1772. 10 p. (in unidentified hand, with JA's own notations and underscoring of clients' names). JA—Legal Papers.
14 Mar. 1772 010706 pink | Joe. Warren to JA: note for money. Boston. 2 p..
14 Mar. 1772 010707 pink | Joseph Warren to JA: receipt for money. Boston. 2 p..
30 Mar. 1772 010708 pink | Elihu Adams to JA: deed for salt marsh [conveyed by Joseph Crosbyto Elihu Adams, 29 Aug. 1768, q.v.]. 3 p.. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
Mar. 1772 010709 pink | . Essex [Court of] Common Pleas. Hannah Potter v. Henry Burchsted. Defendant's plea. 7 p. (copy; possibly in Jonathan Sewall's hand?). JA—Legal Papers.
Mar. 1772 to May 1772 010710 pink | JA. . Notes for an oration at Braintree. Printed: D/JA, 2:56–61; Calendared: JA, Papers: 1:251;. JA—Braintree, Town of.
4 Apr. 1772 010711 pink | Barnabas Clark to JA: deed for land. 5 p..
27 Apr. 1772 010712 pink | . Examination of Hannah Hollis by James Humphrey, justice of the peace. 1 p..
27 Apr. 1772 010713 pink | James Humphrey. . Warrant for the apprehension of James Humphrey 3d in the case of Hannah Hollis. 1 p..
Apr. 1772 010714 blue | Caleb Davis to JA.
Apr. 1772 010715 pink | JA. . Minutes on court cases: Hooton v. Grout*; Burghart v. Parmelee. 3 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
18 May 1772 010716 pink | Benjamin Beale to JA: Deed for woodland. 2 p.. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
23 May 1772 010717 pink | JA to AA. Plymouth "Saturday" Probably 23 May. 2 p.. Printed: AFC: 1:83-84; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 26-27.
July 1772 010718 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "Debt upon a bond" Hannah Metcalf v. Jeremiah Hall. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
3 Aug. 1772 010719 pink | Ann Crosby to JA: deed of release for salt marsh. 2 p.. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
3 Aug. 1772 010720 pink | Joseph Crosby to JA: deed for salt marsh. 2 p.. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
21 Aug. 1772 010721 yellow | Shrimpton Hunt to JA: sale of brick house and land of Hunt on north side of Court Street, Boston.
25 Aug. 1772 010725 blue | JA. . Boston. Legal document in suit of Benjamin Franklin vs. Samuel Hall. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
25 Aug. 1772 010722 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "For a false return" Robert Pierpont v. David Phips. 3 p. (in unidentified hand). JA—Legal Papers.
28 Aug. 1772 010723 blue | Ezekiel Needham to JA: Receipt. Boston.
29 Aug. 1772 010724 pink | Benja. Cudworth to JA: note for money. Boston. 2 p..
31 Aug. 1772 013134 blue | JA to Shrimpton Hunt.
Aug. 1772 010726 blue | JA (for Jacob Elliot of Windham, Conn.). . Petition to Justices of the Suffolk Co. (Mass.) Superior Court held at Boston, Aug. 1772.. ADS "John Adams for said Petitioner." 2 p..
22 Sep. 1772 010729 blue | . JA repr. Joseph Warren in court. JA—Legal Papers.
22 Sep. 1772 010727 yellow | JA& Samuel Quincy. . Summons from Court of Common Pleas (Suffolk County) re case of Samuel Prime. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
26 Sep. 1772 010728 yellow | . Boston. Carver vs. MacCarthy. Deposition in said case by Thomas Boylston, 26 Sept. 1772, followed by statement re deposition, signed by JA and Oakes Angier. 3 p..
Sep. 1772 010730 pink | Thomas Brackett to JA: receipt for money. Braintree. 2 p..
4 Oct. 1772 010731 yellow | Nathaniel Freeman to JA (with ANS by to JA on p. 2). Sandwich. 2 p.. Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:251;.
Oct. 1772 010732 pink | JA. . Minutes of court cases: Wilbore v. Slade;List of cases at Taunton Superior Court, Oct. 1772; Prescott v. Priest; Smith v. Child. 4 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
Oct. 1772 010733 pink | JA. . Suffolk Court of Common Pleas. Notes of a court case: Richard Clark v. Michael McCarney. 2 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
2 Dec. 1772; Apr. 1773 010734 pink | Benjamin Franklin Thomas Cushing, with letter of Thomas Hutchinson to Thomas Whately(?), 20 Jan. 1769. 7 p. (copies in JA's hand, made in April 1773). Printed: JA, Works, 1:647–648 (Franklin's letter only).;.
5 Dec. 1772 013135 blue | JA . Suffolk County. Case involving " Judith Hewett, Widow and Henry Alline Junior Gentlemen both of said Boston" and "two hogshead of codfish.". JA—Legal Papers.
11 Dec. 1772 010735 yellow | JA. . Boston. Legal opinion re Thomas Gray's guardianship of Susanna Loring. 1 p. (early copy).
11 Dec. 1772 010736 yellow | JA. . Boston. Legal opinion re Thomas Gray's guardianship of Susanna Loring. 1 p. (early copy; differs slightly from Ac 1055).
16 Dec. 1772 to 18 Dec. 1773 430347 pink | JA . Diary. 32 p.. Document image and transcription.
26 Dec. 1772 430696 yellow | JA Andrew Eliot. Boston MA. 1p..
31 Dec. 1772 010737 blue | JA to Shrimpton Hunt. DS, 1p..
31 Dec. 1772 010738 pink | JA to Mrs. Catherine Macaulay (incomplete draft). Printed: D/JA, 2:75; Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:251;.
31 Dec. 1772 010739 yellow | William Brattle. . Essay on the payment of Mass. Superior Court Justices salaries by the King, No. 1. 2 p.. Printed: Boston Weekly News-Letter. 31 Dec. 1772, p.2, cols. 1–2;.
31 Dec. 1772; 25 Jan. 1773 010740 goldenrod | William Brattle. . Essays on the payment of Mass. Superior Court Justices' salaries by the King, Nos. 1, 2. Printed: Boston Weekly News-Letter, 31 Dec. 1772; Boston Gazette, 25 Jan. 1773;.
1772 010741 pink | [Jonathan Sewall?]. . Notes on Massachusetts court cases, 29 April 1668 - 6 Aug. 1772. JA—Legal Papers.
1772 010742 pink | JA. . Minutes on court case: Whitney v. Haven. 2 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1772 to 1782 010743 pink | M[ercy Otis] Warren to AA. 2 p..
10 Jan. 1773 010744 blue | JA. . Legal document. JA—Legal Papers.
11 Jan. 1773 010748 yellow | JA. . On the Independence of the Judiciary, No. 1 [printed in Boston Gazette]. 2 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette, 11 Jan. 1773, p. 2, cols. 1–2; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:256;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
11 Jan. 1773 010745 pink | JA to Samuel Tufts. 4 p. (no text).
11 Jan. 1773 010746 yellow | JA to Samuel Tufts. Boston. 2 p..
11 Jan. 1773 to 22 Feb. 1773 010747 goldenrod | JA to the Printers of the Boston Gazette ( Edes& Gill): On the Independence of the Judiciary, in reply to Gen. Wm. Brattle. Printed: JA, Works, 3:512–574, including introductory note, letters by Brattle, &c.; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:256; Printed: Boston Gazette, 11, 18, 25 Jan., 1, 8, 15, 22 Feb. 1773. JA—Newspaper Articles.
13 Jan. 1773 013136 blue | JA . [Boston]. Order of attachment in Hancock v. Drew. Sign "J. Adams.". 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
14 Jan. 1773 010749 yellow | Samuel Tufts to JA. Newbury Port.. 5 p..
16 Jan. 1773 010750 pink | AA to Samuel Tufts. Boston. 4 p..
16 Jan. 1773 010751 yellow | AA to Samuel Tufts. Boston. 2 p..
18 Jan. 1773 010752 yellow | JA. . On the Independence of the Judiciary, No. 2 [printed in Boston Gazette]. 4 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette, 18 Jan. 1773, p. 2, cols. 1–3; Printed, JA, Papers, 1:261;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
25 Jan. 1773 010753 yellow | JA. . On the Independence of the Judiciary, No. 3 [printed in Boston Gazette]. 2 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette, 25 Jan. 1773, p. 3, cols. 1–3; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:273;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
25 Jan. 1773 010754 yellow | William Brattle. . Essay on the payment of Mass. Superior Court Justices' salaries by the King, No. 2. 3 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette, 25 Jan. 1773, p. 2, col. 1–2; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:268;.
26 Jan. 1773 010755 yellow | [JA, Samuel Adams, & Joseph Hawley] (for Mass. House of Representatives) . Mass. House of Repr. Reply to Gov. Hutchinson's 6 Jan. 1773 message re locus of sovereignty in the British Empire. 14 p.. Printed: Mass., Speeches of the Governors, &c., 1765–1775, p. 351–365 (and see below), under date 25 Jan. 1772; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:315; Printed: Mass., House Jour., 1772–1774, p. 177–190;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
1 Feb. 1773 010757 yellow | JA. . On the Independence of the Judiciary, No. 4 [printed in Boston Gazette]. 4 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette, 1 Feb. 1773, p. 3, cols. 2–3, p. 4, cols. 1–2; Printed, JA, Papers, 1:277;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
5 Feb. 1773 010758 yellow | JA, Josiah Quincy, & Joseph Palmer. . Braintree. Petition to Mass. General Court re re-assignment of a tract of land from Dorchester to Braintree; together with certain legislative action of the petition. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 1:346;.
8 Feb. 1773 010761 yellow | JA. . On the Independence of the Judiciary, No. 5 [printed in Boston Gazette]. 3 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette, 8 Feb. 1773, p. 1, cols. 1–3; p. 4, col. 1; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:287;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
8 Feb. 1773 010759 pink | JA to Samuel Tufts. Boston. 4 p. (copy).
8 Feb. 1773 010760 yellow | JA to Samuel Tufts. Boston. 1 p..
15 Feb. 1773 010762 yellow | JA. . On the Independence of the Judiciary, No. 6 [printed in Boston Gazette]. 4 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette, 15 Feb. 1773, p. 1, cols. 1–3; p. 4, cols. 1–2; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:294;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
16 Feb. 1773 010763 yellow | JA. . Boston. Request for affirmation of judgement in case of Thomas Boylston vs. Andrew Johonnot. 1 p.. JA—Legal Papers.
22 Feb. 1773 010764 yellow | JA. . On the Independence of the Judiciary, No. 7 [printed in Boston Gazette]. 2 p.. Printed: Boston Gazette, 22 Feb. 1773, p. 1, cols. 1–3; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:303;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
Feb. 1773 010766 yellow | JA. . List of court actions for trial, February Term, 1773. 7 p. (in unidentified hand, with JA's own notations and underscoring of clients' names). JA—Legal Papers.
Feb. 1773 010765 pink | S. [Samuel] Adams to JA. 3 p.. Printed: Facsimile in JA, Works, 2: facing p. 311; a copy of facsimile laid in at end of Lb/JA/19.; Samuel Adams, Writings, 2:430, from Adams Papers.; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:331;.
2 Mar. 1773 010767 yellow | JA. . Answer to a speech by Governor Hutchinson. 13 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 1:331;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
4 Mar. 1773 010768 pink | W. L. Morgan to JA. Boston. 3 p..
8 Mar. 1773 010769 pink | JA. . Minutes on court case:. 4 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
15 Mar. 1773 010770 pink | Jos. Johnson to James Johnson. London. 3 p..
17 Apr. 1773 010771 blue | JA. . Legal writ on behalf of Samuel Partridge. JA—Legal Papers.
19 Apr. 1773 430543 yellow | JA to Catharine Macaulay. 4 p..
19 Apr. 1773 010772 yellow | JA to Catherine Macauley. Boston. 4 p..
19 Apr. 1773 010773 yellow | JA to Catharine Macaulay. 4 p..
26 May 1773 010775 yellow | JA. . In Council. On list of those elected to Council of Mass. Bay; negatived by Thomas Hutchinson. 2 p.. Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:350;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
May 1773 010776 yellow | JA et al. to Inhabitants of Boston in Town Meeting: Petition. 3 p.. Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:349;.
1 June 1773 010777 blue | JA et al.? . Petition. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
16 June 1773 010778 pink | JA. . Notes of a court case: "Ejectment by lease, entry and ouster" William Laughton v. James Pitt et al.. 1 p. (partly in JA's hand; partly in an unidentified hand). JA—Legal Papers.
16 June 1773 010779 pink | JA. . Memoranda on court cases: Ober v. Ellis; Marston v. Coombs; Champion v. Dickason v. Eaton; List (only) of other cases, including: Harradan v. Gridley; Potter v. Burchsted; Silsby v. Sherry; Hooper v. Norwood; Champion et al. v. Eaton; Glover et al. Trust (ees?) v. Champion et al.; Woodbury v. Hopper; Lambert v. [blank] Nath. (?); Hooper v. J. Norwood, Trustee; Same v. F. Norwood, Trustee; Bass v. Knight et al.; Eaton v. Fuller; White v. [blank]. 4 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
19 June 1773 010780 pink | Caleb Davis to JA: receipt for money. Boston. 2 p..
28 June 1773 010781 yellow | JA to Catharine Macaulay. 4 p..
30 June 1773 010782 pink | Joseph Hawley to JA. Northampton. 2 p.. Calendared: JA, Papers, 1:350;.
16 July 1773 010783 yellow | AA to Mercy Warren. Boston. 4 p.. Printed: AFC 1:84-86;.
19 July 1773 to 26 July 1773 010784 pink | JA? "Crispus Attucks" to Thomas Hutchinson(dft). Printed: JA, Works, 2:322, under date of Monday, 19 July; D/JA, 2:84–85;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
25 July 1773 010785 pink | Mercy Warren to AA. Plymouth. 3 p.. Printed: AFC 1:86-87;.
25 July 1773 010786 yellow | Mercy Warren to AA. Plymouth. 3 p. (Tr of Dft).
30 July 1773 010787 pink | Angell Nickerson to JA: note for money. Boston. 2 p..
7 Aug. 1773 010788 yellow | JA. . Boston. Genealogical note. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 1:351;. JA—Genealogical Material.
7 Aug. 1773 010789 yellow | JA. . Genealogical Note (not in JA's hand). 1 p.. JA—Genealogical Material.
30 Aug. 1773 010791 pink | Mercy Otis Warren to [AA]. 2 p..
31 Aug. 1773 010792 pink | Ezra Stiles and Samuel Hopkins to ? : statement concerning 2 negroes. Newport Rhode Island. 4 p. (contemporary copy).
Aug. 1773 010794 yellow | Catherine Macauley . 2 p..
Aug. 1773 010793 pink | Catharine Macaulay to JA. London. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 1:352;.
21 Sep. 1773 010795 pink | Thomas Wilson, for the Society of the Bill of Rights to JA: notification of membership; countersigned by John Wilkes . London Tavern. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 2:325; see note there.; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:353;.
Sep. 1773 to Oct. 1778 010796 pink | . [Essex County Court]. 195 p. plus blanks; numbered by writer: a–s, 1–319; in unidentified hand. JA—Legal Papers.
11 Oct. 1773 010797 pink | Mercy Warren. To Mr. Adams. [Poem:] "Though short! Far short my pen of the sublime.". Plimouth. 2 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, 2:402–403; Printed: JA, Papers, 1:354;.
15 Oct. 1773 010798 pink | Stephen Sayre to JA. London. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 2:325; see note there;.
5 Dec. 1773 to 11 Dec. 1773 010799 yellow | AA to Mercy Warren. Boston. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):18–19.; AA, Letters, 1848, 9–11;.
11 Dec. 1773 010800 yellow | JA to Catharine Macaulay. 2 p..
17 Dec. 1773 010801 pink | JA. . Diary entry. Printed: MHS, Procs., 1st ser., 13 (1873–1875): 191–192 (with facsimile of diary entry opposite p. 191).; D/JA, 2:85–87;.
17 Dec. 1773 010802 yellow | JA to James Warren. Boston. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:1; Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 73 (1925):403–404.; Historical Mag., 2nd Ser., 8:316 (Nov. 1870)—from the Boston Adventurer, which was given a copy by a Boston resident.; N. P. Willis, Hurry-Graphs . . . , Auburn and Rochester, 1856, p. 19–21.;.
17 Dec. 1773 010803 white | JA to James Warren. Boston. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:333–334; Frothingham, Life and Times of Joseph Warren, p. 281 (extract).;.
22 Dec. 1773 010804 yellow | JA to James Warren. Boston. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:334–336; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:2;.
24 Dec. 1773 010805 pink | Jacob Rowe to JA. Boston. 3 p..
29 Dec. 1773 010806 yellow | Mercy Warren to AA. Plymouth. 3 p. (Tr of Dft). Mercy Otis Warren, p. 41-43.
30 Dec. 1773 010807 pink | AA to JA. Weymouth. 3 p.. Printed: AFC 1:90-91; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 27-28.
1773 010808 pink | JA. . Ansell Nickersons Case. 4 p., preceded by CFA's titlepage (1 p.): "Original Brief. J.A. Argument in defence of Ansel Nickerson. 1773.". JA—Legal Papers.
1773 010809 yellow | JQA to Elizabeth Cranch (Mrs. Jacob P. Norton). 2 p.. Printed: AFC 1:91;.
1773 to 1783 010812 yellow | [JA] . Report on Mass.-N.Y. boundaries: "Lands Westward of Hudson's River". 30 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:22 (see also control slip for [May 1774]); Printed: Goebel, ed., Law Practice of Alex. Hamilton, 1:631–650.;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
1773 to 1774 010811 blue | JA. . Report (with James Bowdoin) to Mass. General Court on Mass. title to lands claimed by N.Y. (the Genessee country).. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
1774 430109 goldenrod | Adams, John (born 1735) . Reply to a pamphlet, Friendly Address to All Reasonable Americans*. 5 p..
3 Jan. 1774 010813 yellow | JA to Mercy Warren. Braintree.
3 Jan. 1774 010814 pink | James Warren to JA. Plymouth. 2 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):23–24.; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:6;.
19 Jan. 1774 010815 pink | Mercy Warren to AA. Plimouth. 4 p.. Printed: AFC 1:91-94;.
27 Jan. 1774 010816 pink | Eben Penniman to JA. Receipt. Boston. 2 p..
8 Feb. 1774 010817 pink | Betsy Smith to AA. Weymouth. 4 p.. Printed: AFC 1:94-96;.
24 Feb. 1774 010820 yellow | JAet al. . Articles of impeachment against Chief Justice Peter Oliver.. 8 p.. Printed: Mass., House Journal, 1773–1774, p. 194–201; ; also in Mass. Gazette, 7 March 1774, p. 1. col. 1–3; Printed, JA, Papers, 2:7;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
24 Feb. 1774 010818 pink | JA to AA. 2 p.. AFC 1:96-97; Document image and transcription.
27 Feb. 1774 010821 pink | AA to Mercy Warren. 6 p.. AFC 1:97-99;.
27 Feb. 1774 010822 pink | Mercy Warren to AA, with 1 enclosure (poem). Plimouth. 8 p.. Printed: AFC, 1:99–103;.
28 Feb. 1774 010823 yellow | Peter B. Adams& Mary Adams. . Deed to JA of homestead of 35 acres (willed to PBA by Deacon John) and 18 acres of North Commons land, with two supporting documents and envelope. 8 p. and envelope. JA—Wills, Deeds, Estate.
28 Feb. 1774 to 25 June 1774 430348 pink | JA . Diary. 24 p.. Document image and transcription.
Feb. 1774 010824 yellow | Mercy Warren to AA. Plymouth. 2 p. (Tr of Dft).
4 Mar. 1774 010825 pink | Edward Dilly to JA. London. 3 p.. Printed, JA, Papers, 2:18;.
7 Mar. 1774 010827 yellow | James Burgh to JA, presentation inscription. London. 1 p..
7 Mar. 1774 010826 pink | Elisabeth Smith Jr. to AA (signed also by John Shaw Jr.). Weymouth. 4 p.. AFC 1:103-106;.
12 Mar. 1774 010828 pink | W. Woodfall to JA. London. 2 p. (printed circular). Printed, JA, Papers, 2:20;.
Mar. 1774 010829 blue | JA. . Dutchess County, Inferior Court. Opinion in the case of John Summer vs. Beriah Norten. (3 p.). JA—Legal Papers.
Mar. 1774 to May 1774 010830 pink | JA. . Notes on Massachusetts boundaries, made for preparation of "An Examination of the Claim of New York" [May 1774], together with a 1-page draft of the "Examination.". ca. 30 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:22;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
Mar. 1774 to May 1774 010831 yellow | JA. . Misc. papers assembled during his work for a committee appointed to report to the Massachusetts General Court on Massachusetts' northern and western territorial claims. 26 p.. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
9 Apr. 1774 010832 yellow | JA to Robert Treat Paine. Boston. 3 p.. Printed, JA, Papers, 2:81;.
9 Apr. 1774 010833 yellow | JA to James Warren. Boston. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:336–337; Frothingham, Life and Times of Joseph Warren, p. 301 (extract). ; Printed, JA Papers, 2:82;.
12 Apr. 1774 to 3 Apr. 1775 010983 yellow | Daniel Leonard. . London.. Massachusettensis; or, A Series of Letters Published under that Signature in the Years 1774 & 1775..., London, 1822 ed.. vii, 103 p.. Printed: "Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Post Boy"—5–12 Dec., 12–19 Dec., 19–26 Dec. 1774; 26 Dec.–2 Jan., 2–9 Jan., 9–16 Jan., 16–23 Jan., 23–30 Jan., 30 Jan.–6 Feb., 6–13 Feb., 13–20 Feb., 20–27 Feb., 27–6 March, 6–13 March, 13–20 March, 20–27 March, 27 March–3 April 1775.
25 Apr. 1774 010834 white | JA to Ebenezer Thayer. Boston. 1 p. (copy in hand of CFA). Printed, JA, Papers, 2:84;.
25 Apr. 1774 010835 pink | JA. . Draft of newspaper letter re defense of Benjamin Franklin. 2 p. (also explanatory note by CFA, 1 p.). Printed: JA, Papers, 2:85;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
10 May 1774 010837 blue | JA, Benjamin Church, Joseph Warren, Benjamin Kent, Josiah Quincy, Dr. Young, and James Lovell . Boston.. named committee to prepare instructions to representatives in Assembly..
12 May 1774 010838 pink | JA to AA. Boston. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 1:143; JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p, 1–2; JA, Letters, 1:3–4; AFC 1:107-108; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 28-29.
14 May 1774 010839 pink | JA to William Woodfall. Boston. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:337–338; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:88;.
17 May 1774 010840 pink | Mercy Warren to JA and AA. 1 p..
18 May 1774 010841 blue | . Boston.. Committee named by town meeting on Friday (13 May) to consider proposals for Boston relief delivers oral report. "Not having had time to digest" the plans proposed to them, committee asks leave to sit again. Leave granted..
18 May 1774 010842 blue | JAet al. . Boston. Report of the Boston Town Meeting Committee to Receive Proposals relative to the Town's Policy under the Port Act. Printed: Boston Record Commissioners, 18th Report, p. 175;. JA—Boston, Town of.
20 May 1774 010843 pink | Josiah Cotton to Cotton Tufts: Deed. Weymouth. 2 p..
25 May 1774 010844 yellow | JA. . In Council. On list of those elected to Council of Mass. Bay; negatived by Thomas Gage, 26 May 1774. 2 p.. Calendared: JA, Papers, 2:96;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
26 May 1774 010845 pink | M. Nicolson to JA. 2 p.. Printed, JA, Papers, 2:96;.
30 May 1774 010846 blue | . Boston Town Meeting.. Committee on proposals for Boston relief ordered to prepare a ciecular to be signed by subscribers to nonimportation. Report not found. Boston Record Commissioners, 18th Report..
May 1774 010847 yellow | JA. . An Examination of the Claim of New York. 29 p.. PRINTED: The Law Practice of Alexander Hamilton, ed. Goebel, 1:631–650.; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:65;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
4 June 1774 430258 yellow | Caleb Davis to JA. Account for legal services.. JA—Accounts and Financial Matters.
17 June 1774 010849 yellow | . Mass. General Court. Resolve to pay £500 to JA et al., appointed as Mass. delegates to Congress.. 2 p..
17 June 1774 010850 yellow | . Faneuil Hall. Votes and Proceedings of the Town of Boston; JA, moderator. 2 p. (broadside; no imprint).
17 June 1774 010848 blue | JAet al. . Mass. House of Repr.. Appointment as delegates to Continental Congress. Printed: Mass., House Jour., 1774–1775, p. 45 (in copy at MWA); Printed: JA, Papers, 2:98; JCC. 1:15–16 (credentials presented to Congress 5 Sept. 1774);. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
23 June 1774 010851 pink | JA to AA. Ipswich. 3 p.. AFC 1:108-109; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 30-31.
25 June 1774 010852 yellow | JA to James Warren. Ipswich. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:99; Printed: JA, Works, 9:338–340 (Note by CFA says: compare the Diary of same date, vol. II, 338);.
27 June 1774 010854 yellow | JA to Joseph Hawley. Ipswich. 2 p. (fragmentary). Printed, JA, Papers, 2:101; Printed: JA, Works, 9:340 (only a reference to it; see also Works, 9:342, Hawley to JA, acknowledging this missing letter).
28 June 1774 010856 pink | Jonathan Williams to JA. Boston. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:102;.
29 June 1774 010857 pink | JA to AA. York. 3 p.. Document image and transcription.
29 June 1774 010858 pink | JA to AA. York. 3 p.. AFC 1:111-112; Document image and transcription.
29 June 1774 010859 pink | JA to AA. York. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 2–4; JA, Letters, 1:5–7; AFC 1:113-114; Document image and transcription.
29 June 1774 010860 yellow | JA William Tudor. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:104;.
30 June 1774 010861 pink | JA to AA. York. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 5–6; AFC 1:114-116; Document image and transcription.
30 June 1774 010862 pink | JA to AA. York. 4 p.. AFC 1:116-118; Document image and transcription.
June 1774 010863 yellow | JA. . Marginalia in Letters to the Right Honorable the Earl of Hillsborough From Governor Bernard . . . , Boston, 1769, p. 22. 6 p. (letter from Gen. Gage to the Earl of Hillsborough). Printed: JA, Papers, 2:106;. JA—Marginalia Chronological.
1 July 1774 010864 pink | JA to AA. York. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 6–8; AFC 1:118-119; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 31-33.
1 July 1774 010865 pink | JA to AA. York. 2 p. (transcript by CFA).
2 July 1774 010866 pink | JA to AA. York. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 8–9; AFC 1:120-121; Document image and transcription.
3 July 1774 to 5 July 1774 010867 pink | JA to AA. Wells. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 10–11; AFC 1:122-124; Document image and transcription.
3 July 1774 to 5 July 1774 010868 pink | JA to AA. Littlefields at Wells [Maine]: and Falmouth [Maine]. 2 p. (transcript by CFA).
5 July 1774 to 6 July 1774 010869 pink | JA to AA. Falmouth. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 12–14; AFC 1:124-126; Document image and transcription.
6 July 1774 010870 pink | JA to AA. Falmouth. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 14–16; JA, Letters, 1:8–11; AFC 1:26-128; Document image and transcription.
6 July 1774 010871 pink | JA to AA. Falmouth. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 16–18; AFC 1:28-30; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 33-35.
6 July 1774 010872 pink | JA to AA. Falmouth [Maine]. 2 p. (transcript by CFA).
7 July 1774 010873 pink | JA to AA. Falmouth. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA Familiar Letters, p. 18–21; JA, Letters, 1:11–14; AFC 1:30-34; Document image and transcription.
9 July 1774 010874 pink | JA to AA. Falmouth. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 21–23; JA, Letters, 1:14–16; AFC 1:34-37; Document image and transcription.
14 July 1774 010875 pink | James Warren to JA; Mercy Warren to JA. Plymouth. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):26–29.; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:106;.
14 July 1774 010876 yellow | Mercy Warren to JA. Plymouth. 1 p. (LbC).
15 July 1774 010877 pink | Betsey Palmer to AA. 2 p.. AFC 1:37-38;.
17 July 1774 010878 yellow | JA to James Warren. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):29–31.; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:109;.
18 July 1774 010879 pink | Solomon Lovell, Precinct Committee, to James Humphrey, Precinct Treasurer. Order to pay board to Rev. William Smithfor Schoolmaster John Shaw. (also receipt by William Smith). Weymouth. 2 p..
19 July 1774 010880 pink | Edward Hill to JA. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:111;.
23 July 1774 010881 yellow | JA John Tudor. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: William Tudor, eds Deacon [John] Tudor's Diary..., Boston, 1896, p. VIII–IX; JA, Works, 9:340–342; MHS, Colls., 2d ser., 8 (1826) :291–293.; JA, Papers, 2:111;.
24 July 1774 010882 yellow | JA William Tudor. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:113;.
25 July 1774 010883 yellow | JA to James Warren. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):31–32.; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:116;.
25 July 1774 010884 pink | Joseph Hawley to JA. Northampton. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:342–346; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:117;.
25 July 1774 010885 pink | Jon. Williams to JA. Boston. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:121;.
29 July 1774 010886 pink | Edward Hall [i.e. Hill] to ?JA. Boston. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:123;.
July 1774 010887 pink | Jon. Williams to JA. Boston. 4 p..
1 Aug. 1774 010888 pink | John Tudor to JA. Cambridge. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:124;.
4 Aug. 1774 010889 blue | JA. . Braintree. Opinion on the Will of Shute Shrimpton Yeamans, furnished to Dr. Charles Chauncy and William Hyslop. Printed in Wm. H. Summer, History of East Boston, 1858, p. 731–732, from MS then in possession of author. See also p. 249 ff., esp. p. 252–253, where JA's opinion is dated 14 Jan. 1775.;. JA—Legal Papers.
4 Aug. 1774 010890 yellow | JA William Tudor. Braintree. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:125;.
4 Aug. 1774 010891 pink | Edward Hill to JA. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:127;.
8 Aug. 1774 010893 pink | Edward Hill to JA. Boston. 3 p.. Printed, JA, Papers, 2:127;.
9 Aug. 1774 to 15 Aug. 1774 010894 pink | Mercy Warren to AA. Plimouth. 3 p.. AFC 1:38-40;.
15 Aug. 1774 010895 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 4 p.. JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 23–24; AFC 1:40-142; Document image and transcription.
15 Aug. 1774 to 3 Sep. 1774 430349 pink | JA . Diary. 46 p.. Document image and transcription.
19 Aug. 1774 010896 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 25–26; AA, Letters, 1840, p. 13–14; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., 1:13–14; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 11–13; AFC 1:142-143; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 38-39.
20 Aug. 1774 010899 pink | Mary Cranch to AA. Boston. 2 p.. AFC 1:143-144;.
20 Aug. 1774 010898 yellow | John Trumbull to JA (extract). Boston.. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:128; Hezekiah Niles, Principles and Acts of the Revolution, rev. ed., New York . . ., 1876, p. 101.
21 Aug. 1774 010900 pink | William Tudor to JA. Boston. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:129;.
28 Aug. 1774 010901 pink | JA to AA. Prince Town, New Jersey. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 26–28; JA, Letters, 1:17–19; AFC 1:144-146; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 39-41.
28 Aug. 1774 010902 yellow | JA William Tudor. Prince Town, New Jersey. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:133;.
29 Aug. 1774 010903 pink | William Tudor to JA. Boston. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:134;.
Aug. 1774 010905 yellow | Joseph Hawley to JA: "Broken Hints to be communicated to the committee of Congress for the Massachusetts" (i.e. Mass. delegates to Cont. Cong.). Northampton. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:135; Printed: Hezekiah Niles, Principles and Acts of the Revolution, rev. ed., New York . . ., 1822, p. 324–325; 1876, p. 107–108; JA Works 9:640-643.
2 Sep. 1774 010906 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 28–30; AA, Letters, 1840, p. 15–18; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., 1:15–18; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 13–15; AFC 1:46-48; Document image and transcription.
3 Sep. 1774 010908 pink | William Tudor to AA. Boston. 3 p..
3 Sep. 1774 010907 pink | William Tudor to JA. Boston. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:138;.
4 Sep. 1774 010892 pink | Edward Hill to JA. Boston. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:142;.
4 Sep. 1774 to 9 Nov. 1774 430350 pink | JA . Diary. 46 p.. Document image and transcription.
8 Sep. 1774 010909 pink | JA to AA. Phyladelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 31–32; JA, Letters, 1:20–21; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:19–20; AFC 1:150-151; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 41-43.
8 Sep. 1774 010910 pink | JA to AA. Phila.. 2 p. (transcript by CFA).
9 Sep. 1774 010911 pink | [JA]. . Article on Rights and Grievances. 7 p. (Draught. Enclosed in sheet marked by Ford "Qy. John Dickinson".. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:152; Printed: JA, Works, 2:535–542; see CFA's discussion of its history and authorship, same, p. 375 n.;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
11 Sep. 1774 010913 pink | Catharine Macaulay to JA. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:164;.
14 Sep. 1774 010914 pink | JA to AA. Phyladelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 32–33; JA, Letters, 1:22; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:31 (in part); AFC 1:151-155; Document image and transcription.
14 Sep. 1774 010916 yellow | JA William Tudor. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:165;.
14 Sep. 1774 010917 yellow | Joseph Palmer to JA (extract). Boston.. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:166; Printed (in part): Hezekiah Niles, Principles and Acts of the Revolution, rev. ed., New York . . ., 1822, p. 322; 1876, p. 102.;.
14 Sep. 1774 to 16 Sep. 1774 010915 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 33–37; AA, Letters, 1840, 18–23; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn. 1:18–23; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 15–19; AFC 1:155; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 43-47.
16 Sep. 1774 010919 pink | JA to AA. Phyladelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 2:368n.; JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 37–38; JA, Letters, 1:23–24; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:32–33; AFC 1:156-157; Document image and transcription.
16 Sep. 1774 010920 blue | JA to AA.
17 Sep. 1774 010921 pink | William Tudor to JA. Boston. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:166;.
18 Sep. 1774 010922 pink | JA to AA. Phyladelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 39–40; JA, Works, 1:26–28; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:35 (in part); AFC 1:157-158; Document image and transcription.
18 Sep. 1774 010923 pink | JA to AA. Phyladelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 38–39; JA, Letters, 1:25–26; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:34 (in part); AFC 1:158-159; Document image and transcription.
18 Sep. 1774 010924 yellow | JA to Richard Cranch. Philadelphia. 2 p.. AFC 1:159-160;.
18 Sep. 1774 010925 yellow | JA to Josiah Quincy Jr.. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:168; Printed: Josiah Quincy, Josiah Quincy, Jr., p. 154.;.
19 Sep. 1774 010927 yellow | JA to AA2. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: Roof, Colonel William Smith and Lady, p. 7.; AFC, 1:160.
20 Sep. 1774 010929 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 40–41; JA, Letters, 1:28; AFC 1:161; Document image and transcription.
22 Sep. 1774 010930 pink | AA to JA. Boston Garison. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 41–42; AA, Letters, 1840, p. 23–25; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., p. 23–25; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848; AFC 1:161-163; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 47-48.
22 Sep. 1774 010931 yellow | JA et al. . Boston. On committee appointed to receive donations for relief & employment of the poor. 2 p. (broadside; no imprint).
22 Sep. 1774 010932 pink | William Tudor to JA. Boston. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:168;.
23 Sep. 1774 010933 yellow | Benjamin Kent to JA (extract). Boston.. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:170; Printed (in part): Hezekiah Niles, Principles and Acts of the Revolution, rev. ed., New York . . ., 1822, p. 322–323; 1876, p. 102.;.
24 Sep. 1774 010935 pink | Edward Dilly to JA. London. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:171;.
25 Sep. 1774 010936 pink | JA to AA. Phyladelphia. 1 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 42; JA, Letters, 1:29; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:47; AFC 1:162-163; Document image and transcription.
26 Sep. 1774 010937 yellow | JA to Joseph Palmer. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:173; Printed: JA, Works, 1:154–155; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:48 (in part);; The New Englander, Vol. III, No. 1, page 6.; Printed in the New-York Review and Atheneum Magazine, 2:218–219 (Feb. 1826).; Printed: NEHGR, 30:306–307 (July 1876)..
26 Sep. 1774 010940 pink | William Tudor to JA. Boston. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:174;.
29 Sep. 1774 010941 pink | JA to AA. Phyladelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 42–43; JA, Letters, 1:29–31; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:60–61 (in part); AFC 1:163-164; Document image and transcription.
29 Sep. 1774 010942 yellow | JA William Tudor. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:346–348; MHS, Colls., 2d ser., 8 (1826):309–311.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:59–60 (in part); Printed: JA, Papers, 2:176;.
30 Sep. 1774 010943 pink | . Motion on Nonexportation and Defense, a draft in JA's hand.. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:156; PRINTED: Letters of Delegates to Congress 1:131–32 under the title "John Adams' Proposed Resolutions";. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
30 Sep. 1774 010944 pink | JA. . Draught of Resolution re letter from Congress to Gen. Gage. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 2:391n; JCC, 1:52n.; PRINTED: JA, Letters 2:158; PRINTED: Letters of Delegates to Cong. 1:158 under the title "JA's draft to Thomas Gage";. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
Sep. 1774 010945 pink | JA to the Committee of Correspondencein Boston. 4 pg.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:178;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
Sep. 1774 to Oct. 1774 430351 pink | JA . Diary. 29 p.. Document image and transcription.
2 Oct. 1774 010946 yellow | Samuel Swift Thomas Cushing [and other Massachusetts delegates to Continental Congress]. 2 p.. Printed: MHS, Colls., 6th ser., 4 (1891):54–56.; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:185;.
5 Oct. 1774 010947 yellow | Hannah Storer Green to AA. Boston. 2 p.. Printed: An Account of Percival and Ellen Green and of some of their descendants, by Samuel Abbott Green, p. 57–58;.
7 Oct. 1774 010949 pink | JA to AA. Phyladelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 44–45; JA, Letters, 1:31–33; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:65 (in part); AFC 1:164-166; Document image and transcription.
7 Oct. 1774 430002 blue | JA to Elbridge Gerry. Philadelphia. Letters of Delegates, 25:552-553.
7 Oct. 1774 to 9 Oct. 1774 010950 yellow | JA William Tudor. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: MHS, Colls., 2d ser., 8 (1826):311–313.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:65; from Frothingham, Rise of the Republic, p. 370 (extract); Printed: (extract), Frotingham, Life and Times of Joseph Warren, p. 386.; PJA, 2:187.
9 Oct. 1774 010951 pink | JA to AA. Phyladelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 45–47; JA, Letters, 1:34–35; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:66–67 (in part); AFC 1:166-167; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 48-49.
10 Oct. 1774 010972 pink | JA (for Congress) to General Gage. 2 p. draft; note by CFA "not used"). Printed: JA, Papers, 2:158; PRINTED: Paul M. Smith ed., Letters of Delegates to Congress 1:158 under date [7–8 Oct. 1774];.
13 Oct. 1774 010952 pink | JQA to JA. 2 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 49n; AFC 1:167-168;.
14 Oct. 1774 010953 pink | [JA]. . Article on Rights and Grievances. 7 p. (Draught. Enclosed in sheet marked by Ford "Qy. John Dickinson".). Printed: JA, Papers, 2:152;.
14 Oct. 1774 010955 blue | JA. . The Bill of Rights; a List of Grievances. 10 pgs.. Printed: JCC, 1:63–73; Printed: PJA, 2:159, printed from JCC, 1:63–73;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
14 Oct. 1774 010954 blue | Continental Congress. . Declaration of Rights and Grievances. Draft (by John Sullivan?) and version adopted (containing passages by JA), printed in parallel columns. Printed: JA, Works, 2:535–542; see CFA's discussion of the history and authorship, same, p. 375n.;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
14 Oct. 1774 010956 yellow | Elizabeth Smith Shaw to JA. Weymouth. 4 p.. AFC 1:168-170;.
15 Oct. 1774 010957 yellow | AA William Tudor. Braintree. 2 p.. AFC 1:170-171;.
15 Oct. 1774 010960 yellow | Mary Smith Cranch to Isaac Smith Jr.. Boston. 4 p.. AFC 1:171-172;.
15 Oct. 1774 010958 yellow | Richard Cranch to JA (extract). Boston. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:189 (taken from printed copy in Niles, below).; Printed (in part): Hezekiah Niles, Principles and Acts of the Revolution, rev. ed., New York . . ., 1822, p. 323; 1876, p. 102.;.
16 Oct. 1774 010961 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 47–49; AA, Letters, 1840, p. 25–29; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., p. 25–29; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, p. 20–23; AFC 1:172-174; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 49-52.
16 Oct. 1774 010963 yellow | Samuel Cooper to JA (extract?). Boston. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:189 (reprinted from extract in Niles).; Printed (in part): Hezekiah Niles, Principles and Acts of the Revolution, 1822, p. 323–324; 1876, p. 102–103.;.
16 Oct. 1774 010964 yellow | James Warren to JA. Boston. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:190;.
16 Oct. 1774 010965 yellow | James Warren to JA. Boston. 3 p. (copy).
20 Oct. 1774 010966 yellow | JAet al. . In Congress. Associations, &c. Boston, T. & J. Fleet; also Boston, Edes & Gill. 1 p.. JA—Essays and Addresses (non-official).
20 Oct. 1774 010967 yellow | Isaac Smith Jr. to Mary Smith Cranch. Cambridge. 4 p.. AFC 1:174-176;.
20 Oct. 1774 010968 pink | Sam Swift to JA. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:192;.
26 Oct. 1774 010969 blue | . In Congress. Address to People of Canada, signed by JA.. Printed: JCC, 1:113;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
26 Oct. 1774 010970 blue | . In Congress. Congress to George III of Great Britain: Petition, signed by JA et al.. 7 p.. Stevens, Facsimiles, No. 850. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
Oct. 1774 010973 pink | JA (for Congress) to General Gage. Philadelphia. 2 p. (draft; note by CFA: "not used"). Printed: JA, Papers, 2:158;.
17 Nov. 1774 010975 pink | JA. . Reply to a pamphlet, Friendly Address to All Reasonable Americans. 5 p. (draft, with explanatory sheet by CFA, attributing authorship of pamphlet to "A.W. [Wilkins]"—possibly because he misinterpreted A.W.F. ["A Westchester Farmer," i.e. Samuel Seabury, whose co-author in another work was Isaac Wilkins]). Printed: JA, Papers, 2:193;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
5 Dec. 1774 010976 yellow | JAet al. . Cambridge. Appointed (2 Dec.) to 2d Continental Congress. 1 p. (broadside; no imprint). JA—Commissions.
5 Dec. 1774 to 12 Dec. 1777 010977 yellow | JA and others. . Credentials as delegates from the Province of the Massachusetts Bay to the Continental Congress. 16 p. (4 p., 2 p., 2 p., 2 p., 2 p., 2 p., 2 p.). JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
7 Dec. 1774 010978 blue | JAet al. . [Cambridge]. Report of the Mass. Provencial Congress Committee on a Census of Inhabitants and Commerce. Printed: Mass. Provencial Congress, Jours., p. 61–62.;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
10 Dec. 1774 010979 blue | JAet al. . [Cambridge]. Mass Provencial Congress Address to the Inhabitants of Mass. Bay. Printed: Mass. Provencial Congress, Jours., p. 69–72.; Calendared: JA, Papers, 2:198;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
10 Dec. 1774 010980 blue | JAet al. . Cambridge. Report of the Mass. Provencial Congress Committee on the State of the Province—calling for the election of a second Provencial Congress. Printed: Mass. Provincial Congress, Jours., p. 72–74.; Calendared: JA, Papers, 2:198;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
12 Dec. 1774 010981 pink | JA to ?[Edward Biddle]. Braintree. 4 p. (text incomplete). Printed: JA, Works, 9:348–350; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:87 (in part); Printed: JA, Papers, 2:199;.
16 Dec. 1774 010984 blue | John Tabb et al. to JA & Samuel Adams. Virginia. Printed: MHS, Colls., 4th ser., 4 (1858):173.; Calendared: JA, Papers, 2:201;.
17 Dec. 1774 010985 blue | Archibald Cary & Benj. Watkins to JA et al.. Virginia, Chesterfield County. Printed: MHS, Colls., 4th ser., 4 (1858):181–182.; Calendared: JA, Papers, 2:203;.
19 Dec. 1774 010986 pink | James Warren to JA. Plymouth. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):34–35.; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:203;.
19 Dec. 1774 to 26 Dec. 1774 010988 yellow | Daniel Leonard. . "Massachusettensis" Letter, No. 2. 4 p.. Printed: Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Post Boy, 19–26 Dec. 1774, p. 1, cols. 1–3; p. 2, cols. 1–2.;.
21 Dec. 1774 010987 blue | JA, et al., . Philadelphia.. Petition of the members of Congress to the King.. 8 p.. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
26 Dec. 1774 to 2 Jan. 1775 010998 yellow | Daniel Leonard. . "Massachusettensis" Letter, No. 3. 3 p.. Printed: Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Post Boy, 26 Dec.–2 Jan. 1775, p. 1, cols. 2–3; p. 2, cols. 1–2;.
28 Dec. 1774 010989 pink | JA to [James Burgh]. Braintree. 2 p. (draught, text incomplete?). Printed: JA, Works, 9:350–352; Printed: PJA, 2:205.
28 Dec. 1774 010990 yellow | JA to Catharine Macaulay. 4 p..
29 Dec. 1774 010991 pink | Mercy Warren to [Mrs. Catharine Macaulay]. Plimouth. 4 p..
1774 010992 yellow | AA to Mary Cranch. 2 p.. AFC 1:176-177;.
1774 010993 pink | AA to Mrs. Catherine Macaulay. 3 p.. AFC 1:77-179;.
1774 010810 pink | JA. . Legal commonplace book: legal terms and definitions alphabetically arranged, A-Z, with added entries at end. 45 p. [plus blanks] (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1774 010994 pink | JA. . Reply to a pamphlet, Friendly Address to All Reasonable Americans*. 5 p. (draft, with explanatory sheet by CFA, attributing authorship of pamphlet to "A.W. (Wilkins)"—possibly because he misinterpreted A.W.F. ["A Westchester Farmer," i.e. Samuel Seabury, whose co-author in another work was Isaac Wilkins]). JA—Essays and Addresses (non-official).
1774 010995 pink | JA . Minutes on court case: King v. Stewart et al. Defence and review. 19 p. (in JA's hand). JA—Legal Papers.
1774 010996 pink | to the Committee of Correspondence in Boston [Massachusetts]. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:178;.
1774 to 1775 010997 pink | JA. . Reply of "Novanglus" to "Massachusettensis" [i.e., Daniel Leonard]. 4 p. (draft, with note by CFA). JA—Newspaper Articles.
2 Jan. 1775 to 9 Jan. 1775 011002 yellow | Daniel Leonard. . "Massachusettensis" Letter, No. 4. 3 p.. Printed: Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Post Boy, 2–9 Jan. 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3; p. 2, cols. 1–2;.
3 Jan. 1775 010999 blue | Samuel Chase to JA.
3 Jan. 1775 011000 yellow | JA to James Warren. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:352–354; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:208;.
3 Jan. 1775 011001 yellow | JA to Mercy Warren. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):21–23.; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:209;.
5 Jan. 1775 011556 pink | William Cooper to JA. Watertown. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:357;.
9 Jan. 1775 to 16 Jan. 1775 011007 yellow | Daniel Leonard. . "Massachusettensis" Letter, No. 5. 3 p.. Printed: Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Post Boy, 9–16 Jan. 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3; p. 2, col. 1;.
12 Jan. 1775 011003 goldenrod | Saml. Chase . to [JA?].
13 Jan. 1775 011004 pink | Edw. Dilly to JA. London. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:211;.
15 Jan. 1775 011005 pink | James Warren to JA. Plymouth. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):35–36.; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:213;.
16 Jan. 1775 011006 yellow | JQA to Hannah Thaxter, (transcript), with 3 letters in 1940 re provenance. Braintree. 1 p. (transcript), 3 p. (attached letters).
16 Jan. 1775 to 23 Jan. 1775 011008 yellow | Daniel Leonard. . "Massachusettensis" Letter, No. 6. 3 p.. Printed: Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Post Boy, 16–23 Jan. 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3; p. 2, col. 1;.
21 Jan. 1775 011009 yellow | JA to "his Friend in London.". Novanglus letters [printed in Boston Gazette]. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:214; Printed: Almon, Remembrancer, 3:58–59(London, 1775). Text may be incomplete.; Boston Gazette [No. 1] 23 Jan. 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3, p. 4, col. 1 III; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:226; Boston Gazette [No. 2] 30 Jan. 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3, p. 4, cols. 1–3 III; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:233; Boston Gazette [No. 3] 6 Feb. 1775, p. 2, cols. 1–3, p. 3, cols. 1–3, p. 4, cols. 1–2 III; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:243; Boston Gazette [No. 4] 13 Feb. 1775, p. 2, cols. 1–3, p. 3, cols. 1–3, p. 4, col. 1 III; Printed: JA: Papers, 2:256; Boston Gazette [No. 5] 20 Feb. 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3, p. 2, cols. 1–3, p. 3, cols. 1–3, p. 4, cols. 1–2 III; Printed: JA, Papers 2:269; Boston Gazette [No. 6] 27 Feb. 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3, p. 2, cols. 1–3, p. 3, cols. 1–3, p. 4, cols. 1–2 III; Printed, JA: Papers, 2:288; Boston Gazette [No. 7] 6 March 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3, p. 2, cols. 1–3, p. 3, cols. 1–3, p. 4, cols. 1–2 III; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:307; Boston Gazette [No. 8] 13 March 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3, p. 2, cols. 1–2 III; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:327; Boston Gazette [No. 8] 20 March 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3, p. 4, cols. 1–3 III; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:337; Boston Gazette [No. 9] 27 March 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3, p. 4, cols. 1–3 III; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:346; Boston Gazette [No. 10] 3 April 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3, p. 4, cols. 1–2 III; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:355; Boston Gazette [No. 11] 10 April 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3, p. 4, cols. 1–3 III; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:363; Boston Gazette [No. 12] 17 April 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3, p. 4, cols. 1–3, 1–2 III; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:373; *[No. 13] [19 April 1775]—as this was never printed and its MS has been accessioned, it will be handled separately III, N.B. For Ms's of last, unpub. "Novanglus", see under [April 1775]; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:380;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
23 Jan. 1775 to 30 Jan. 1775 011016 yellow | Daniel Leonard. . "Massachusettensis" Letter, No. 7. 2 p.. Printed: Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Post Boy, 23–30 Jan. 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3;.
25 Jan. 1775 011010 pink | AA to Mercy Warren. 4 p.. AFC 1:179-181;.
28 Jan. 1775 011011 pink | Mercy Warren to AA. Plimouth. 4 p.. AFC 1:181-183;.
30 Jan. 1775 011014 pink | Saml. Swift to JA. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:387;.
30 Jan. 1775 011012 pink | Mercy Warren to JA. Plimouth. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):36–39.; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:388;.
30 Jan. 1775 011013 yellow | Mercy Warren to JA. Plymouth. 3 p. (LbC). Mercy Otis Warren, p. 44-46.
30 Jan. 1775 to 27 Feb. 1775 011015 yellow | [JA]. . "History of the Dispute with America; from its Origin in 1754.". 30 p.. Printed: The Remembrancer, or Impartial Repository of Public Events, London, 1775, p. 5–34.;. JA—Newspaper Articles.
30 Jan. 1775 to 6 Feb. 1775 011022 yellow | Daniel Leonard. . "Massachusettensis" Letter, No. 8. 2 p.. Printed: Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Post Boy, 30 Jan.–6 Feb. 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3;.
1 Feb. 1775 011018 blue | Samuel Adams (for JA et al.) to Archibald Cary & Benjamin Watkins. Printed: MHS, Colls., 4th ser., 4 (1858):182–183;.
3 Feb. 1775 011020 pink | AA to Mrs. Warren. 7 p.. AFC 1:183-186;.
3 Feb. 1775 011019 yellow | AA to Mercy Warren. Braintree. 2 p. (fragment).
6 Feb. 1775 011021 yellow | JAet al. . Credentials as Delegates to the Continental Congress from Mass. Bay.. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:391;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
6 Feb. 1775 011023 yellow | JAet al. . Cambridge. Credentials for the delegates to Continental Congress from the Provincial Congress.. 1 p.. PRINTED: JA, Papers 2:391;. JA—Commissions.
6 Feb. 1775 to 13 Feb. 1775 011025 yellow | Daniel Leonard. . "Massachusettensis" Letter, No. 9. 2 p.. Printed: Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Post Boy, 6–13 Feb. 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3;.
7 Feb. 1775 011024 blue | Samuel Adams (for JA & himself) to John Tabb et al.. Boston. Printed: MHS, Colls., 4th ser., 4 (1858):174;.
10 Feb. 1775 011026 yellow | JA (Novanglus) to "his Friend in London.". 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:391; Printed: Almon, Remembrancer, 3:59–60(London, 1775). Text may be incomplete.;.
13 Feb. 1775 to 20 Feb. 1775 011028 yellow | Daniel Leonard. . "Massachusettensis" Letter, No. 10. 2 p.. Printed: Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Post Boy, 13–20 Feb. 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3;.
20 Feb. 1775 011027 pink | James Warren to JA. Plymouth. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):40–41.; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:393;.
20 Feb. 1775 to 27 Feb. 1775 011031 yellow | Daniel Leonard. . "Massachusettensis" Letter, No. 11. 2 p.. Printed: Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Post Boy, 20–27 Feb. 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3;.
22 Feb. 1775 011029 pink | Thomas Gage to Edmund Quincy. Boston. 3 p..
25 Feb. 1775 011030 pink | Mercy Warren to AA. Plimouth. 3 p.. AFC 1:186-188;.
27 Feb. 1775 to 6 Mar. 1775 011034 yellow | Daniel Leonard. . "Massachusettensis" Letter, No. 12. 3 p.. Printed: Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Post Boy, 27 Feb.–6 March 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3, p. 2, col. 1;.
29 Feb. 1775 011699 yellow | JA. . Listed on payroll account of Council of Mass. Bay, showing distance traveled, days in attendance, and amount paid. 2 p.. JA—Accounts and Financial Matters.
4 Mar. 1775 011032 yellow | [JA?] to [Samuel P. Savage?]. Boston. 2 p..
6 Mar. 1775 011033 blue | JAet al. . Report of Boston Town Meeting Committee to select a Boston Massacre anniversary orator. Printed: Boston Record Commissioners, 18th Report. p. 214–215;. JA—Boston, Town of.
6 Mar. 1775 to 13 Mar. 1775 011035 yellow | Daniel Leonard. . "Massachusettensis" Letter, No. 13. 1 p.. Printed: Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Post Boy, 6–13 March 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–2;.
13 Mar. 1775 011036 pink | Saml. Swift to JA. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:403;.
13 Mar. 1775 to 20 Mar. 1775 011044 yellow | Daniel Leonard. . "Massachusettensis" Letter, No. 14. 3 p.. Printed: Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Post Boy, p. 1, cols. 1–3; p. 4, col. 1;.
15 Mar. 1775 011037 yellow | JA. . Braintree. Report as chairman of the committee on minutemen. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:402; Printed: Braintree Town Records, p. 461; Braintree Town Records MS, 1731–1783, p. 291–292 (via film loaned by town clerk);. JA—Braintree, Town of.
15 Mar. 1775 011038 yellow | JA et al, . Braintree. (Committee appointed 6 March to prepare a Covenant), Report. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:396; Printed: Braintree Town Records, p. 456–461; Pattee, Old Braintree and Quincy, p. 393n–394n (abstract from Braintree Town Records);. JA—Braintree, Town of.
15 Mar. 1775 011039 yellow | JA to James Warren. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:354–356; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:404;.
15 Mar. 1775 011040 yellow | JA to Mercy Warren. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):42–44.; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:406;.
15 Mar. 1775 011041 pink | James Warren to JA. Plymouth. 1 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):41–42.; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:408;.
17 Mar. 1775 011042 pink | Benoni Spear to JA. Receipt. Braintree. 2 p..
18 Mar. 1775 011043 pink | John Waite to JA. Falmouth. 2 p.. Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:152.; Printed: JA, Papers, 2:408;.
20 Mar. 1775 to 27 Mar. 1775 011045 yellow | Daniel Leonard. . "Massachusettensis" Letter, No. 15. 4 p.. Printed: Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Post Boy, 20–27 March 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–3; p. 2, col. 1;.
27 Mar. 1775 to 3 Apr. 1775 011048 yellow | Daniel Leonard. . "Massachusettensis" Letter, No. 16. 1 p.. Printed: Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Post Boy, 27 March–3 April 1775, p. 1, cols. 1–2;.
31 Mar. 1775 011046 pink | S. Swift to JA. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:409;.
4 Apr. 1775 011049 pink | Wm. Tudor to JA. Boston. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:412;.
4 Apr. 1775 011050 pink | Mercy Warren to JA. Plimouth. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:413;.
14 Apr. 1775 011051 pink | Alexander McDougall to. New York. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 2:414;.
24 Apr. 1775 011052 blue | John Hancook to the Mass. Committee of Safety. Worcester [en route to Phils.]. 1 p.. Printed: Mass. Provincial Congress, Jours., p. 170n;.
30 Apr. 1775 011053 pink | JA to AA. Hartford. 2 p.. AFC 1:188-189; Document image and transcription.
30 Apr. 1775 011054 pink | JA to AA. Hartford. 2 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 50; JA, Letters, 1:36; AFC 1:189-190; Document image and transcription.
30 Apr. 1775 to Feb. 1777 430352 pink | JA . Diary and account book. 19 p., including 2 p. of accounts, Jan.-Feb. 1777, laid in loose.. Document image and transcription.
Apr. 1775 011047 yellow | JA to Rev. Caleb Gannett. 3 p.. Printed JA, Papers, 2:411;.
Apr. 1775 011055 pink | JA. . Reply of "Novanglus" to "Massachusettensis" [i.e. Daniel Leonard]. 4 p. (draft, with note by CFA].
Apr. 1775 011056 yellow | JA. . "Novanglus" essay [No. 13]. 16 p. (copy, in hand of Judge William Cushing). JA—Newspaper Articles.
Apr. 1775 011057 yellow | JA. . "Novanglus" essay. 23 p. (copy, in hand of Judge William Cushing). JA—Newspaper Articles.
Apr. 1775 to Aug. 1775 011300 yellow | JA. . Account with Mass. Bay Colony as a delegate to the Continental Congress. 2 p.. Printed: D/JA, 2:162–164; Printed: Pattee, Old Braintree and Quincy, p. 399–400;. JA—Accounts and Financial Matters.
2 May 1775 011058 yellow | AA to Mercy Warren. Braintree. 3 p.. AFC 1:190-191;.
2 May 1775 011059 pink | JA to AA. Hartford. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 50–51; JA, Letters, 1:37; AFC, 1:191; Document image and transcription.
2 May 1775 011060 pink | JA to AA. Hartford. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA Familiar Letters, p. 51–52; JA, Letters, 1:38–39; AFC 1:192; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 52-53.
2 May 1775 011061 yellow | JA to Col. Joseph Palmer. Hartford. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:1; Printed in the New-York Review and Atheneum Magazine, 2:219–220 (Feb. 1826).
3 May 1775 011063 pink | E. Dilly to JA. London. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:2;.
4 May 1775 011064 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 52–53; AA, Letters, 1840, 29–31; AA, Letters, 2d edn., 1:29–31; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 23–25; AFC 1:192-194; Document image and transcription.
5 May 1775 011065 yellow | John Cox to JA: Invitation. 2 p..
7 May 1775 011066 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 53–54; AA, Letters, 1840, 31–32; AA, Letters, 1841, 2d edn., 1:31–32; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 25–26; AFC 1:194-195; Document image and transcription.
7 May 1775 011067 pink | James Warren to JA. Watertown. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):46–49.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:3;.
8 May 1775 011068 pink | JA to AA. New York. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 54–55; AFC 1:195-196; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 53-54.
13 May 1775 011069 blue | AA to Dr. Joseph Warren. Braintree. 1 p. and address. Printed AFC, 1:196; Printed: Amer. Antiq. Soc. Procs, XXI, New Series, Pt. 1 (1922), 56–57.; Printed: reference only, JA, Works, 9:360n;.
14 May 1775 011071 pink | Silvia [i.e. Eunice Paine] to AA. T---t-n [Taunton?]. 4 p.. AFC 1:197-198;.
15 May 1775 011072 pink | Mercy Warren to AA. Plimouth. 4 p.. AFC 1:198-199;.
20 May 1775 011073 pink | Joseph Warren to JA. Cambridge. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:10;.
21 May 1775 011074 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):51.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:95.; Printed: JA, Papers 3:11;.
22 May 1775 011075 pink | AA to [Edward Dilly]. 7 p.. AFC 1:200-204;.
22 May 1775 011076 pink | [AA] to [Edward Dilly]. America New England. 4 p..
24 May 1775 011077 pink | AA to JA. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 1:169–170; JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 55–57; AA, Letters, 1840, 32–35; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., 1:32–35; AA, Letters, 1848, 26–28; AFC 1:204-206; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 55-57.
24 May 1775 011078 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 3 p. (transcript by CFA). Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:515–517.;.
26 May 1775 011079 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 58; AFC 1:206; Document image and transcription.
26 May 1775 011080 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 1 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):52.; Printed: JA, Papers 3:12;.
27 May 1775 011081 pink | John Trumbull to Silas Deane. New Haven. 4 p..
29 May 1775 011085 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 58–59; JA, Letters, 1:39–40; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:102 (in part); AFC 1:207-208; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 57-58.
29 May 1775 011086 pink | JA to AA. Phila.. 2 p. (transcript by CFA).
29 May 1775 011082 yellow | JA to Joseph Palmer. Philadelphia. 1 p.. Printed: "Biographical Sketch of Gen. Joseph Palmer," The New Englander, 3 (Jan. 1845), 7–8; PRINTED: Letters of Delegates to Congress 1:417; Printed in the New-York Review and Atheneum Magazine, 2: 220 (Feb. 1826);.
29 May 1775 011087 yellow | JA to Professor John Winthrop. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 5th ser., 4 (1878): 291; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:12;.
1 June 1775 011088 pink | Philopatria to JA. Eastown. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:13;.
2 June 1775 011089 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 59–60; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:106–107 (in part); AFC 1:208-209; Document image and transcription.
3 June 1775 011090 yellow | AA to Silvia [i.e. Eunice Paine]. B[raintre]e. 1 p.. AFC 1:209-210;.
4 June 1775 011091 pink | Silvia [i.e. Eunice Paine] to AA. From the Green [Taunton?]. 2 p.. AFC 1:210-211;.
5 June 1775 011093 pink | Alex. McDougall to JA. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:14;.
5 June 1775 011092 pink | Mercy Warren to AA. 2 p..
6 June 1775 011094 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 60; AFC 1:211-212; Document image and transcription.
7 June 1775 011096 yellow | JA to Isaac Smith Sr.. Philadelphia. Letter transcribed into Elizabeth H. Smith's scrapbook. 3 p.. Printed: MHS, Procs., 59 (1925–1926):114–115.; AFC 1:212-213;.
7 June 1775 011095 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):52–53.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:113–114.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:17;.
9 June 1775 011097 pink | Annon. to JA. Fredericksburg. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:18;.
10 June 1775 011103 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Report re Philip Skene; no MS text discovered (see JA chronology), but see.. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
10 June 1775 011098 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 60–61; JA, Letters, 1:41–42; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:117 (in part); AFC 1:213-214; Document image and transcription.
10 June 1775 011099 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 62; JA, Letters, 1:42–43; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:117n (a few sentences only); AFC 1:214-215; Document image and transcription.
10 June 1775 011100 yellow | JA to Moses Gill. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:20; Printed: JA, Works, 9:356–357; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:117–118 (in part); from M-Ar 193:349-350;.
10 June 1775 011102 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):53–54.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:22;.
11 June 1775 011104 yellow | JA to Elbridge Gerry. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: Letters of Delegates 1:450 dated [7?] June; Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:628–629.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:23 n. 2, 629;.
11 June 1775 011105 pink | James Warren to JA. Watertown. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):56–57.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:24;.
11 June 1775 to 17 June 1775 011106 pink | JA to AA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 65–66; JA, Letters, 1:43–46; Burnett, Letters of Members, 1:130–132 (in part); AFC 1:215-217; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 59-60.
11 June 1775 to 17 June 1775 011107 pink | JA to AA. Phila.. 2 p. (transcript by CFA).
12 June 1775 431103 pink | JA; William Hooper; and Robert Treat Paine . Resolution appointing 20 July 1775 as a Fast-Day. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:9;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
12 June 1775 011108 pink | Mr. Dilly . Resolution appointing 20 July 1775 as a Fast-Day. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:9;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
12 June 1775 011109 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Resolve for a Fast Day. Printed: JCC, 2:87–88;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
16 June 1775 011110 pink | AA to JA. Weymouth. 4 p.. Printed (under date of 15 June): JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 62–64; Printed (under date of 15 June): AA, Letters, 1840, 35–39; Printed (under date of 15 June): AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., 1:35–39; also in 1841 edn.; Printed (under date of 15 June): AA, Letters, 1848, 28–31; AFC 1:217-220; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 60-63.
16 June 1775 011111 yellow | AA to James Bowdoin. Braintree. 3 p. (not in her hand). Printed: MHS, Procs., 2d ser., 8 (1892–1894):60.; MHS, Colls., 6th ser., 9 (1897):383–384.; AFC 1:220;.
16 June 1775 011112 pink | M. Nicolson to AA. Plymouth. 2 p.. AFC 1:221;.
17 June 1775 011113 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Committee Report re. General Washington's Commission. Printed: JCC, 2:96;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
18 June 1775 011115 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 67; JA, Letters, 1:46–47; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:132–133 (in part); Document image and transcription.
18 June 1775 011116 blue | JA to Elbridge Gerry. Printed: JA, Works, 9:357–359; Austin, Gerry, p. 87–90.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:135–136 (in part); Force, Archives, 4th ser., 2:1019.; Printed: JA. Papers, 3:25;.
18 June 1775 to 20 June 1775 011114 pink | AA to JA. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 1:176–177; JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 67–68; AA, Letters, 1840, 39–41; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., 39–41; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 31–32; Frothingham, Life and Times of Joseph Warren, p. 521 (extract); AFC 1:222-224; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 63-64.
19 June 1775 011117 pink | J[oseph] Palmer to JA. Cambridge. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:27;.
19 June 1775 to 20 June 1775 011118 pink | JA General Washington. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: Washington, Papers, Rev. War, 1:8–10; Printed: JA, Works, 9:359–360; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:30;.
20 June 1775 011125 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Committee Report re General Washington's Instructions.. Printed: JCC, 2:100–101;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
20 June 1775 011119 yellow | JA to Joseph Palmer. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:32; Printed: "Biographical Sketch of Gen. Joseph Palmer," The New Englander, 3 (Jan. 1845), 8–9.; Printed: (extracts only): Nathaniel Hawthorne, "A Book of Autographs" (written after 1876), The Dolliver Romance and Other Pieces (Boston, n.d.), p. 149–151.; Printed (in part): Burnett, ed., Letters of Members. 1:140; Printed: Charles DeF. Burns, American Antiquarian, 2:131 (1872) [copy in MHS];.
20 June 1775 011123 yellow | JA William Tudor. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: MHS, Colls., 2d ser., 8 (1826):313–314.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:33;.
20 June 1775 011124 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):61–62.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:34;.
20 June 1775 011126 yellow | Elbridge Gerry to JA et al, Massachusetts delegates to the Continental Congress. Washington. 3 p. (copy). Printed: JA, Papers, 3:39;.
20 June 1775 011127 pink | James Warren to JA. Watertown. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):62–64.; MHS, Procs., 1st ser., 14 (1875–1876): 79–80.; Exerpt printed in Pennsylvania Gazette, 28 June 1775; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:37;.
21 June 1775 011128 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:43; PRINTED: Paul M. Smith ed., Letters of Delegates to Congress 1:529 under heading "JA to Cotton Tufts" Comparison of docketings indicates that Warren, not Tufts, was the recipient. So noted to editors of the Letters of Delegates 2 Jan. 1985 (see Corresp. File under project name);.
21 June 1775 011130 yellow | JA to Dr. Joseph Warren. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):65.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:141 (in part); Printed: JA, Papers, 3:44;.
21 June 1775 011131 pink | John Winthrop to JA. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:45; Printed: Mass, Hist. Soc., Colls., 5th ser., 4 (1878): 292–294.;.
21 June 1775 011132 yellow | Professor John Winthrop to JA. 1 p. [verso of JA to JW 29 May 1775]. Printed: Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 5th ser., 4 (1878):292–294. A P.S. of 22 June, there printed is now to be found with the original (or in it).;.
22 June 1775 011133 pink | AA to JA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 68–69; AA, Letters, 1840, 41–43; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., 1:41–43; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 33–34; AFC 1:225-226; Document image and transcription.
22 June 1775 011134 pink | AA to JA. 2 p. (transcript by CPA).
22 June 1775 011135 yellow | JA and other Mass. delegates to George Washington. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:47;.
23 June 1775 to 27 June 1775 011136 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 70; JA, Letters, 1:47–48; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:142 (in part); AFC 1:226-227; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 64-65.
24 June 1775 to July 1775 011137 pink | Isaac Smith Sr. to JA. Salem. 4 p.. AFC 1:227-230;.
25 June 1775 011138 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 70–73; AA, Letters, 1840, 43–47; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., 1:43–47; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 34–37; AFC 1:230-233; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 65-68.
26 June 1775 011139 pink | William Tudor to JA. 3 p.. Printed in part: Frothingham, Siege of Boston, p. 396.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:758.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:48;.
27 June 1775 011140 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):66–67.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:49; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:134n (two sentences only); 1:144–145 (in part).;.
27 June 1775 011141 pink | James Warren to JA. Watertown. 2 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):67–69.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:51;.
28 June 1775 011142 pink | J. Thaxter to JA. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:767–768.; AFC 1:233-235;.
June 1775 011143 blue | JA to Elbridge Gerry. Philadelphia.
June 1775 011144 pink | Mr. Dilly. . Resolution appointing 20 July 1775 as Fast-day. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:9;.
June 1775 to July 1775 011145 blue | AA to the Council (Massachusetts). Printed: reference only, JA, Works, 9:360n;.
1 July 1775 011146 pink | Moses Gill to JA. Spencer. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:53;.
3 July 1775 011147 pink | Cotton Tufts to JA. Weymouth. 2 p.. AFC 1:235-238;.
4 July 1775 011148 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 2 p.. AFC 1:238; Document image and transcription.
5 July 1775 011149 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 73–75; AA, Letters, 1840, 47–50; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., 1:47–50; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 37–39; AFC 1:239-241; Document image and transcription.
5 July 1775 011150 blue | JA to Joseph Palmer. Phila.. 1 p.. Printed in the New-York Review and Atheneum Magazine, 2: 220–221 (Feb., 1826); Printed: JA, Papers, 3:54;.
5 July 1775 011151 pink | Mercy Warren to JA. Watertown. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):71–73.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:819.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:56;.
6 July 1775 011152 yellow | JA William Tudor. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:59;.
6 July 1775 011153 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):73–75.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:151–152 (in part); Printed: JA, Papers, 3:60;.
6 July 1775 011154 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):75–77.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:153 (in part); Printed: JA, Papers, 3:63;.
6 July 1775 011155 pink | William Tudor to JA. Cambridge. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:64;.
7 July 1775 011156 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 75–78; JA, Letters, 1:49–52; AFC 1:241-243; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 68-71.
7 July 1775 011157 pink | Jonathan Williams Austin to JA. Camp Cambridge. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:66;.
7 July 1775 011158 pink | James Warren to JA. Watertown. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):77–79.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:835.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:68;.
8 July 1775 011159 yellow | JA and other delegates in Continental Congress to George III of Great Britain: Olive Branch Petition. 9 p.. Stevens, Facsimiles, No. 454. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
10 July 1775 011162 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):79–80.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:70;.
10 July 1775 011163 yellow | Daniel Smith to JA: Receipt of payment for food and drink, £2: 17: 2, 13 May–10 July. 2 p.. Printed: Pattee, Old Braintree and Quincy, p. 401;.
11 July 1775 011165 pink | Edward Dilly to [JA]. London. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:72;.
11 July 1775 011167 pink | An Old Friend [i.e. Josiah Quincy?] to JA; also a transcript. Quincy. 4 p., 5 p.. Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:858–860.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:73;.
11 July 1775 011166 pink | James Warren to JA. Watertown. 2 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):81–82.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:857.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:77;.
11 July 1775 to 23 July 1775 011164 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):80.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:162.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:71;.
12 July 1775 011168 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 4 p.. AFC 1:243-245; Document image and transcription.
14 July 1775 011169 pink | Nathan Rice to JA. Camp in Dorchester. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:78;.
16 July 1775 011170 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 7 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 78–83; AA, Letters, 1840, 50–57; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., 50–57; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 39–44; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:894–895.; South Carolina Gazette, 3 Oct. 1775 (under a Philadelphia dateline); AFC 1:245-251; Document image and transcription.
17 July 1775 011171 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 2 p.. AFC 1:251-252; Document image and transcription.
17 July 1775 011172 pink | Mercy Warren to AA. Plymouth. 4 p..
19 July 1775 011173 pink | William Tudor to JA. Cambridge. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:79;.
19 July 1775 to 12 Sep. 1775 011308 yellow | JA. . Listed on payroll account of Council of Mass. Bay, showing distance traveled, days in attendance, and amount paid. 3 p. (on 2 sheets). JA—Accounts and Financial Matters.
20 July 1775 011174 pink | James Warren to JA. Watertown. 5 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):82–85.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:934.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:82;.
21 July 1775 011175 pink | Thomas Maddux, Jr. to Samuel Chase. Annapolis. 3 p..
23 July 1775 011176 pink | JA to AA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 83–84; JA, Letters, 1:53–54; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:175; AFC 1:252-254; Document image and transcription.
23 July 1775 011177 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 84–85; AFC 1:254; Document image and transcription.
23 July 1775 011178 yellow | JA William Tudor. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:85;.
23 July 1775 011179 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):85–88.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:173–175 (in part); Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:956.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:86;.
24 July 1775 011180 pink | AA to Mrs. Warren. Braintree. 2 p.. AFC 1:254-255;.
24 July 1775 011182 pink | JA to AA (a copy, plus a fragment of the letter [also a copy], contained in a copy of letter from JA to James Warren, dated 24 July 1775). Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 2:411n [actually 412] "From a copy `found among Mr. Adams's papers, but ... not in his handwriting"'; JA, Works, 1:178–179; JA, Letters, 1:269; JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 85;.
24 July 1775 011189 pink | JA to AA. Phila.. 2 p. (transcript by CFA).
24 July 1775 011183 yellow | JA to "Mrs. Adams [AA] & Mr. Hitchburn". Philadelphia. 1 p. (early copy).
24 July 1775 011184 yellow | JA to AA (with 24 July 1775, JA to James Warren). Philadelphia. 2 p. (copy).
24 July 1775 011190 yellow | JA to AA and to James Warren; copies of extracts, enclosed in a letter from T. Bruce to Thomas Bruce Brudenell, Boston, 12 Aug. 1775. Philadelphia. 6 p..
24 July 1775 011191 yellow | JA to AA. Phila.. 2 p.. Printed text, Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Weekly News Letter, 17 Aug. 1775, p. 2, col. 1; AFC 1:255-258; Document image and transcription; MDF, p.71-72.
24 July 1775 011192 yellow | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 3 p. (copy).
24 July 1775 011193 yellow | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 4 p. [copy].
24 July 1775 011194 yellow | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 2 p. (copy).
24 July 1775 011195 yellow | JA to AA. Phila.. 2 p. [copy].
24 July 1775 011196 yellow | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 3 p..
24 July 1775 011197 yellow | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 1 p. (copy).
24 July 1775 011198 yellow | JA to AA (copy; follows copy of JA to James Warren, same date). Philadelphia. 4 p..
24 July 1775 011199 yellow | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 2 p. (copy).
24 July 1775 011205 yellow | JA to AA. 1 p..
24 July 1775 011185 white | JA to AA. 2 p..
24 July 1775 011186 blue | JA to AA (copy). 1 p. (of 4 p.).
24 July 1775 011187 blue | JA to AA.
24 July 1775 011188 blue | JA to AA.
24 July 1775 011200 blue | JA to AA.
24 July 1775 011201 blue | JA to AA. Philadelphia.
24 July 1775 011202 blue | JA to AA. Philadelphia.
24 July 1775 011204 blue | JA to AA. Phila.. Printed: Stiles, Literary Diary, 1:650–651 (copied by Stiles in entry for 6 Jan. 1776, with extensive comments on the furore raised by the intercepted letters, p. 650–652, q.v.); Printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 2:1717; Nicholas Cresswell, Journal, p. 147–148, q.v..
24 July 1775 011181 goldenrod | JA to AA. Carter. Gage Corr., 1:412–413..
24 July 1775 011209 white | JA to President of the Provincial Congress (James Warren). 2 p..
24 July 1775 011211 pink | JA To James Warren (contains copy of JA to AA, same date?). Philadelphia. 2 p. (copy). Printed: JA, Works, 1:179–180; JA, Works, 2:411 n (from a copy "found among Mr. Adams's papers, but...not in his handwriting"); JA, Letters, 1:268–269; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:176–177 (in part), from Warren-Adams Letters, 1:88; Force, Archives, 4th ser., 2:1717; Cal. N.Y. Hist. MSS, 1:114; Brit. Mus., Add. MSS. 21687, f. 225 (copy);.
24 July 1775 011212 pink | JA to James Warren. Phila.. 1 p. (transcript by CFA).
24 July 1775 011207 yellow | JA to James Warren. Phila.. 2 p.. Printed text, Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Weekly News Letter, 17 Aug. 1775, p. 2, col. 1–2; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:89;.
24 July 1775 011208 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:964–965.;.
24 July 1775 011210 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 3 p..
24 July 1775 011213 yellow | JA to James Warren (copy; followed by copy of JA to AA, same date). Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):88–89.;.
24 July 1775 011214 yellow | JA to James Warren. 2 p. (copy).
24 July 1775 011215 yellow | JA to James Warren. 2 p. (copy).
24 July 1775 011216 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 3 p. (copy). Encl. in: Thomas Gage to Lord Dartmouth, 20 Aug. 1775 (copy) "in the papers of General Gage are ... five [copies] of [JA's letter] to James Warren" (French, MHS, Procs., 65 (1932–1936): 467.;.
24 July 1775 011217 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 4 p. [copy].
24 July 1775 011218 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 2 p. (copy).
24 July 1775 011219 yellow | JA to James Warren (with 24 July 1775, JA to AA). Philadelphia. 2 p. (copy).
24 July 1775 011220 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 1 p. (early copy).
24 July 1775 011221 yellow | JA to James Warren. Phila.. 2 p. [copy].
24 July 1775 011222 blue | JA to James Warren.
24 July 1775 011223 blue | JA to James Warren.
24 July 1775 011224 blue | JA to James Warren.
24 July 1775 011226 blue | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia.
24 July 1775 011227 blue | JA to James Warren (copy). 2p. (of 4p.).
24 July 1775 011229 blue | JA to James Warren. Printed: Stiles, Literary Diary, 1:651 (copied by Stiles in entry for 6 Jan. 1776, with extensive comment on the furore raised by the intercepted letters, p. 650–652, q.v.); also in Nicholas Cresswell, Journal, p. 147–148, q.v.; Printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser. 2:1717–1718.
24 July 1775 011206 goldenrod | JA to James Warren. See also Belknap's account, from Hitchbourne, in MHS, Procs., 1st ser., 4:79–81 (from MS in Belknap Papers, Commonplace Book B). Carter, Gage Corr., 1:412..
24 July 1775 011231 yellow | Samuel Chase to JA. Harford Town. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:93;.
24 July 1775 011232 pink | R[ichard] C[ranch] to JA; also a transcript. Braintree. 4 p., 5 p.. Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:958–960.; AFC 1:258-260;.
25 July 1775 011233 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 85–90; AA, Letters, 1840, 57–63; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn. 1:57–63; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 45–49; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:969–970; AFC 1:260-264; Document image and transcription.
25 July 1775 011236 pink | Joseph Palmer (for Mass. Committee of Safety) to Arthur Lee, enclosing "Account of the late Battle of Charlestown" (Bunker Hill). Watertown. 11 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:94;.
25 July 1775 011234 pink | C[otton] T[ufts] to JA; also a transcript. Weymouth. 2 p., 3 p.. AFC 1:264-266;.
25 July 1775 011235 yellow | James Warren, Speaker of Mass. House of Representatives, to JA et al., Mass. delegates in Congress: Apprising each of his election to the Council of Mass. Bay. 1 p. (FC). Printed: JA, Papers, 3:94;.
26 July 1775 011237 yellow | JA William Tudor. 2 p.. PRINTED: Letters of Delegates to Congress 1:667;.
26 July 1775 011238 yellow | JA to James Warren. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):90–91.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:177–178 (in part); Printed: JA, Papers, 3:100;.
26 July 1775 011239 yellow | JA to James Warren. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):92.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:102;.
26 July 1775 011240 yellow | Isaac Smith Sr. to JA. Salem. 3 p.. AFC 1:266-267;.
27 July 1775 013138 yellow | Samuel Chase to JA. Harford Town. 2 p..
27 July 1775 011241 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):93.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:178 (in part); Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:992.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:103;.
28 July 1775 011242 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 2 p.. AFC 1:267; Document image and transcription.
28 July 1775 011244 blue | JAet al. To the people of Ireland.. In Congress.. Printed: JCC, 2:212–218, from pamphlet in DLC (Ford, Bibliog. of Continental Congress No. 61; Evans 14536. Other copies in PPL, MWA);. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
28 July 1775 011243 yellow | JA William Tudor. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:104;.
29 July 1775 011246 yellow | JA to Josiah Quincy [1710–1784]. 3 p. (copy). Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:1004.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:104; Printed: JA, Works, 9:360–362; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:182–183; Force, Archives, 4th ser., 2:1751; Josiah Quincy, Josiah Quincy, Jr., p. 411–413;.
30 July 1775 011247 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 90; JA, Letters, 1:55–56; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:183 (in part); AFC 1:268-269; Document image and transcription.
30 July 1775 011248 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 4 p. (text incomplete). Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):94–95.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:183 (in part); Printed: JA, Papers, 3:106;.
31 July 1775 011254 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Committee Report re Lord North's Conciliatory Resolution. Printed: JCC, 2:224–234;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
31 July 1775 011251 pink | William Tudor to JA. Headquarters at Cambridge. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:107;.
31 July 1775 011250 pink | Mercy Warren to AA. Plymouth. 2 p..
31 July 1775 011253 yellow | J. Young to JA: Receipt of payment for various riding accessories, £3: 13: 6, 14 June–31 July. 1 p.. Printed: Pattee, Old Braintree and Quincy, p. 401;.
31 July 1775 to 2 Aug. 1775 011249 pink | AA to JA. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 91–93; AA, Letters, 1840, 63–67; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn. 1:63–67; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 49–52; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:1018–1019.; AFC 1:269-272; Document image and transcription.
31 July 1775 to 2 Aug. 1775 011252 pink | James Warren to JA. Watertown. 8 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):95–99.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:1017–1018.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:108;.
1 Aug. 1775 011255 yellow | Hannah Hiltzheimer to JA: Receipt of payment for care of horses: £6: 0: 3. 2 p..
1 Aug. 1775 011256 yellow | Messrs. Christopher & Charles Marshall to JA: Receipt of payment for medicines: 9s 8d. 1 p..
1 Aug. 1775 011257 yellow | Sarah Yard to JA: Receipt of payment for board, lodging, &c.: £38: 13: 6. 1 p..
2 Aug. 1775 011258 yellow | Mercy Warren to JA. Watertown. 3 p. (LbC).
2 Aug. 1775 011259 pink | Tho. Young to JA. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:112;.
3 Aug. 1775 011260 yellow | Messrs. Dibley & Stringer to JA: Receipt of payment for keeping JA's horse, 28 June–3 Aug. 1775. £8: 13: 8 1/2. 2 p..
9 Aug. 1775 011261 pink | J. Warren to JA. Watertown. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917): 99–101.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 1:1102.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:114;.
10 Aug. 1775 011263 blue | . Mass. Council. Resolve re payment to David Thompson of pension for injuries incurred in 7 Years War consented to by JA..
10 Aug. 1775 011264 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve re payment of £27. 11. 2 1/2 to John Watson honoring orders drawn by Benedict Arnold consented to by JA..
10 Aug. 1775 011262 blue | [JA?] . Draft of bill for annulling commissions of several civil and military officers. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
10 Aug. 1775 to 11 Aug. 1775 011265 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 2 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 93–94; AFC 1:272-273; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 72-73.
11 Aug. 1775 011266 pink | Gen. Jn. Thomas to Col. James Warren. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:119;.
14 Aug. 1775 011267 yellow | Joseph Bass to JA: Receipt of payment for wages: £5:0:0. 1 p..
16 Aug. 1775 011268 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve to allow the brig Sally to proceed uninterrupted to Dartmouth consented to by to JA..
18 Aug. 1775 011270 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve to pay seacost men one month's salary in advance consented to by to JA..
18 Aug. 1775 011271 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve to raise and station troops in sundry towns consented to by to JA..
18 Aug. 1775 011272 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve re appointment of committee to receive clothing from the Committee of Supplies consented to by to JA.. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
18 Aug. 1775 011269 pink | Hannah Green to AA. Westfield. 2 p.. AFC 1:273-274;.
19 Aug. 1775 011273 blue | JAet al. . Mass. General Court. Report of the Committee of the General Court in regard to Gov. Hutchinson's letters.. 1 p.. Printed: Mass., Province Laws, 1775–1776, ch, 127;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
19 Aug. 1775 010790 pink | B.S. [Elizabeth Smith] to AA. Weymouth. 2 p..
20 Aug. 1775 011275 yellow | General Thomas Gage to Lord Dartmouth, with 2 enclosures. Boston. 10 p. (copy). Printed: Gage, Corr., 1:412–413;.
22 Aug. 1775 011276 blue | . Provincial Congress.. JA signs resolve on removal of officers..
22 Aug. 1775 011277 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve re appointment of Cols. Otis and Freeman to investigate accusations of disobedience in Barnstable to Continental and Provincial Congress decrees consented to by JA..
22 Aug. 1775 011278 blue | . Mass. Council.. 8 resolves re payments to individuals in Mass. for various minor services consented to by JA.*.
22 Aug. 1775 011279 blue | JA. . Pay warrant from Mass. Council. for £130. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
23 Aug. 1775 011280 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve to pay Joseph Otis et al £10 for the use of five Indians consented to by JA..
23 Aug. 1775 011281 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve appointing a committee to inquire about virgin lead consented to by JA..
23 Aug. 1775 011282 blue | . Mass. Council.. Act to confirm and establish the resolves of the several Congresses of this Colony consented to by JA..
23 Aug. 1775 011283 blue | . Mass. Council.. Act declaratrory of the right of certain Towns and districts to elect and depute representatives to represent them in Genl. Court consented to by JA..
23 Aug. 1775 011284 blue | . Mass. Council.. Act to annul all Officers made by any Gov. or Lt. Gov. of Mass. Bay consented to by JA..
23 Aug. 1775 011285 blue | . Mass. Council.. Act prescribing the form of an oath to be taken by all commissioned officers consented to by JA..
23 Aug. 1775 011286 blue | . Mass. Council.. Act for emitting £100,000 consented to by JA..
23 Aug. 1775 011287 blue | . Mass. Council., Resolve appointing committee to inspect the press for the striking of bills amounting to £100,000 consented to by JA.. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
24 Aug. 1775 011288 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve to allow Thomas Paddock's vessel to proceed to the West Indies, if accompanied by a master appointed by the Committee of Inspection at Dighton, consented to by JA.. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
24 Aug. 1775 011289 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve appointing committee to sign bills of credit consented to by JA.. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
24 Aug. 1775 011290 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve granting Paul Revere £10.4 consented to by JA..
24 Aug. 1775 011291 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve to grant travel and attendance to members of the House of Representatives (along with an accompanying list of those expenses) consented to by JA.
24 Aug. 1775 011292 yellow | Samuel Cooke to JA: Receipt for board, &c.: £0: 15: 0. 1 p..
24 Aug. 1775 011293 yellow | Samuel Cooke Jr. to JA: Receipt of payment for board, &c., £0: 19: 0. 1 p..
25 Aug. 1775 011294 pink | Joseph Frye to JA, with 1 enclosure. Roxbury Camp. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:122;.
25 Aug. 1775 011295 pink | James Prescott to JA. Watertown. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:124;.
25 Aug. 1775 011296 pink | William Prescott to JA. Camp at Cambridge. 2 p.. Printed: Frothingham, Siege of Boston, p. 395–396.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:124;.
26 Aug. 1775 011297 yellow | JA to Mercy Warren. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):104–105.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:126;.
26 Aug. 1775 013139 pink | Mercy Warren to AA. Watertown. 2 p.. AFC 1:274-275;.
27 Aug. 1775 011299 yellow | AA to Mercy Warren. Braintree. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):105–106.; AFC 1:275-276;.
Aug. 1775 011301 pink | William Tudor to JA. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:127;.
Aug. 1775 to Dec. 1775 011603 yellow | JA . Account with Mass. Bay Colony as a delegate to the Continental Congress. 4 p.. Printed: Pattee, Old Braintree and Quincy, p. 396–399;. JA—Accounts and Financial Matters.
4 Sep. 1775 011302 pink | Marcia [Mercy Warren] to JA. Watertown. 3 p.. Printed (in part): Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):106–107.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:129;.
6 Sep. 1775 011303 pink | JA. . Watertown. Commission as Justice of the Peace in Suffolk County. 2 p.. JA—Commissions.
8 Sep. 1775 to 10 Sep. 1775 011304 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 94–96; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., 1:xliii–xliv; also in 1841 edn.; AFC 1:276-278; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 73-75.
11 Sep. 1775 011305 pink | J. Warren to JA. Watertown. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):107–109.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:131;.
11 Sep. 1775 011306 pink | Marcia [i.e. Mercy] Warren to AA. Plymouth. 3 p..
12 Sep. 1775 011307 pink | Moses Gill to JA. Receipt for £133 7s. 7d., a donation from Berks co., Penna., and for £75 8s. 4d, a donation from Bucks co., Penna., "for the Sufferers of Boston.". Watertown. 2 p..
15 Sep. 1775 011309 pink | Stephen Collins to JA. Newport. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:130;.
15 Sep. 1775 to 10 Dec. 1775 430354 pink | JA . Diary. 26 p.. Document image and transcription.
16 Sep. 1775 011311 yellow | Jacob Beninghove to JA: Receipt of payment for tobacco, &c.; also another copy, slightly varied in form: £0: 8: 10. Philadelphia. 1 p., 1 p.. Printed: Pattee, Old Braintree and Quincy, p. 401; Printed in D/JA, 2:175;.
17 Sep. 1775 011310 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 96–98; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., l:xliv, extract; AFC 1:278-280; Document image and transcription.
17 Sep. 1775 011312 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 99–100; JA, Works, 1:182–183; AFC 1:280-281; Document image and transcription.
17 Sep. 1775 011313 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):109–111.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:158;.
19 Sep. 1775 011314 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):112.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:200 (in part); Printed: JA, Papers, 3:160;.
19 Sep. 1775 011315 pink | J. Warren to JA. Watertown. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):112–114.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:161;.
21 Sep. 1775 011316 pink | Marcia [Mercy Warren] to AA. Plymouth. 2 p.. AFC 1:281-282;.
22 Sep. 1775 011317 pink | Hannah Green to Mary Cranch. Westfield. 2 p.. AFC 1:282-283;.
22 Sep. 1775 011318 pink | Josiah Quincy to JA, with 1 enclosure (newspaper clipping); also a transcript. 5 p., 7 p.. Extract printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 3: 1265–1266; Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:176–177.; JA, Papers, 3:163;.
23 Sep. 1775 011320 pink | . New York. The Remembrancer to the Freemen and Freeholders of the city and county of New York. 1 p. (broadside).
23 Sep. 1775 011319 pink | Joseph Hawley to AA; also a facsimile. Watertown. 2 p.; 1 p.. Reproduced: JA, Works, 2: facing p. 336 (facsimile); AFC 1:283-284;.
23 Sep. 1775 to 21 Oct. 1775 430353 pink | JA . Diary. 62 p.. Document image and transcription.
25 Sep. 1775 011321 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 1:185 (extract); AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., l:xliv (extract); AFC 1:284-285; Document image and transcription.
25 Sep. 1775 011322 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Reply of Committee of Congress to General Washington's letters of 4, 31 Aug. 1775. Printed: Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:207–209 (under the heading of "The President of Congress to George Washington," 26 Sept. 1775.);. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
26 Sep. 1775 011323 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 3 p.. AFC 1:285-286; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 75-77.
26 Sep. 1775 011324 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):115–117.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:168;.
26 Sep. 1775 011325 yellow | JA to Mercy Warren. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):118.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:171;.
27 Sep. 1775 011326 pink | James Warren to AA. Watertown. 2 p.. AFC 1:286-287;.
28 Sep. 1775 011327 yellow | AA to Mercy Warren. Braintree. 2 p..
28 Sep. 1775 011328 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):118–119.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:171;.
29 Sep. 1775 011329 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 1:185 (extract); AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., 1:xlv (extract); AFC 1:287-288; Document image and transcription.
30 Sep. 1775 011330 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):119.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:172;.
30 Sep. 1775 011331 yellow | JA James Warren. Phila.. ALS. 2 p.. Calendared: JA, Papers, 3:173;.
30 Sep. 1775 011332 pink | William Tudor to JA. Cambridge. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:247–248.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:173;.
Sep. 1775 011333 pink | Marcia [i.e. Mercy Warren] to AA. 2 p..
1 Oct. 1775 011334 pink | AA to JA. Weymouth. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 102; AA, Letters, 1840, 67–69; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., 1:67–69; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 52–53; AFC 1:288-289; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 77-78.
1 Oct. 1775 011335 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 100–101; JA, Letters, 1:56–59; AFC 1:289-291; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 78-80.
1 Oct. 1775 011336 yellow | JA William Tudor. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:175;.
1 Oct. 1775 011337 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):120–121.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:176;.
1 Oct. 1775 011338 pink | J. Warren to JA. Watertown. 6 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):121–123.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:262–263.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:177;.
2 Oct. 1775 011339 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 103; JA, Letters, 1:59–60; AFC 1:291-292; Document image and transcription.
2 Oct. 1775 011340 yellow | JA to William Sever. Philadelphia. 2 p..
2 Oct. 1775 011341 yellow | JA to William Sever. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:180;.
2 Oct. 1775 011342 yellow | JA William Sever. Philadelphia. 2 p..
2 Oct. 1775 011343 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):124.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:213–214 (in part); Printed: JA, Papers, 3:181;.
2 Oct. 1775 011344 yellow | JA to Professor John Winthrop. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 5th ser., 4 (1878): 294–296; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:183;.
2 Oct. 1775 to 4 Oct. 1775 011345 pink | [Mercy Warren to AA?]. Plymouth. 4 p..
3 Oct. 1775 011346 yellow | JA to Joseph Palmer. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Letters of Delegates, 25:558.
4 Oct. 1775 011347 yellow | JA to Alderman William Lee. Philadelphia. 3 p. (copy). Printed: Einstein, Divided Loyalties, p. 405–407.;.
4 Oct. 1775 011349 pink | J. Thaxter to JA. Hingham. 4 p.. AFC 1:292;.
4 Oct. 1775 431086 blue | unknown, "J.A." to Alderman William Lee. Philadelphia. 3 p. (copy). Printed: Einstein, Divided Loyalties, p. 405–407;.
5 Oct. 1775 011350 blue | JA, Silas Deane, and John Langdon. . Report of a committee of the Continental Congress to prepare a plan for intercepting two British vessels laden with powder. Printed: JCC, 3:278–279; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:138;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
5 Oct. 1775 011351 yellow | JA to General William Heath. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: MHS, Colls., 7th ser., 4 (1904):3–4.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:217–218 (in part); Printed: JA, Papers, 3:183;.
5 Oct. 1775 011352 yellow | JA to John Thomas. Philadelphia. 3 p..
5 Oct. 1775 011354 pink | Gen. C. Lee to JA. Camp. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 2:414n; NYHS, Colls., Pubn Fund Ser., 4, p. 208 (Lee Papers).; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:184;.
6 Oct. 1775 011358 pink | . Weymouth. Eulogy on the death of Mrs. Elizabeth Smith. 3 p.. Printed: New England Chronicle or Essex Gazette, 19 Oct. 1775, p. 3, col. 2–3; AFC 1:293-294;.
6 Oct. 1775 011355 yellow | JA to Josiah Quincy (1710–1784). 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:186; Extract printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 3:1266;.
6 Oct. 1775 011357 pink | Eunice Paine to AA. Taunton. 2 p..
7 Oct. 1775 011359 blue | JAet al. . Watertown. Appointment of 4 Justices of the Peace for York County, Mass. [Mass Council]. DS. 2 p.. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
7 Oct. 1775 011360 blue | JA& 16 other numbers of Mass. Council: . Watertown. Broadside appointing several justices of Inferiour Court of Common Pleas. DS. 1 p.. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
7 Oct. 1775 011361 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 1:190 (extract); JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 104–105; JA, Letters, 1:60–62; AFC 1:294-296; Document image and transcription.
7 Oct. 1775 011362 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):126–129.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:218–220.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:341–342.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:188;.
8 Oct. 1775 011363 yellow | JA to James Warren. 4 p. (partially cancelled). Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):129–131.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:366.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:191;.
9 Oct. 1775 011364 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 105–107; AFC 1:296-299; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 80-83.
10 Oct. 1775 011365 pink | JA to AA. 2 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 108; JA, Letters, 1:63; Burnett, Letters of Members, 1:225; AFC 1:299; Document image and transcription.
10 Oct. 1775 011366 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):132.; Printed: JA, Papers, 193;.
10 Oct. 1775 011367 yellow | Messrs. Christopher & Charles Marshall to JA: Receipt of payment for medicines: 4s 10d. 1 p..
11 Oct. 1775 011368 yellow | JAet al., Members of the Massachusetts Council. . Watertown.. Appointing Nathaniel Sparhawk, James Gowen, John Bradbury and Rushworth Gordon Justices of the Inferior Court of Common Pleas, in the County of York.. 2 p.. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
12 Oct. 1775 011369 yellow | JA William Tudor. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:194;.
12 Oct. 1775 011370 yellow | JA to James Warren, with 1 enclosure. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):134–136.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:426.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:196;.
12 Oct. 1775 011371 pink | J. Warren to JA. Watertown. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:198;.
12 Oct. 1775 to 14 Oct. 1775 011407 yellow | Mercy Warren to JA. Watertown. 3 p. (LbC).
13 Oct. 1775 011373 pink | JA to AA. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 108–110; JA, Letters, 1:64–66; AFC 1:300-301; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 83-85.
13 Oct. 1775 011374 yellow | JA to James Warren or Charles Lee (See below). Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):136–139.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:445.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:201 (printed as "to Charles Lee");.
13 Oct. 1775 011375 yellow | JA to James Warren. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):139–140.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:443.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:204;.
15 Oct. 1775 011376 blue | JA, George Wythe, & Silas Deane to Nathaniel Woodhull, President of New York Convention. Phila.. LS. 1 p..
16 Oct. 1775 011377 pink | The Intelligencer to JA and Samuel Adams. New York. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:205;.
16 Oct. 1775 011378 yellow | John Tyler to JA: Receipt of payment for repairing a pistol L 0: 6: 9. 2 p..
16 Oct. 1775 011379 pink | JA. . Report of Committee to enquire what powder has been sent to the Army in the Northern Department. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:139;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
18 Oct. 1775 011383 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Report re memorials of N.Y. and Phila. merchants; no text discovered (see JA Chronology), but see. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
18 Oct. 1775 011380 blue | JA and Silas Deane to Rev. Ezra Stiles. 1 p..
18 Oct. 1775 011381 yellow | JA to James Warren. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):142–143.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:234; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:509.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:208;.
18 Oct. 1775 011382 pink | The Intelligencer to JA and Samuel Adams. New York. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:508.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:210;.
19 Oct. 1775 011384 yellow | AA to Mercy Warren. Braintree. 2 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):147–148.; AFC 1:301-302;.
19 Oct. 1775 011392 yellow | JA, Silas Deane, & George Wythe. . Philadelphia. Form letter to each colony requesting information re depredations of British troops and Navy since March. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:140;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
19 Oct. 1775 011385 pink | JA to AA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 110–111; JA, Letters, 1:66–68; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:238 (in part); AFC 1:302-304; Document image and transcription.
19 Oct. 1775 011386 yellow | JA to William Cooper. Philadelphia. 2 p..
19 Oct. 1775 011387 yellow | JA to William Cooper. Philadelphia. 2 p.. PRINTED: Paul H. Smith ed., Letters of Delegates to Congress 2:202–203;.
19 Oct. 1775 011388 yellow | JA to Joseph Palmer. 2 p.. Printed (in part): Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:237–238; PRINTED: Paul H. Smith ed., Letters of Delegates to Congress 2:203–204;.
19 Oct. 1775 011389 yellow | JA to James Warren. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):143–145.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:234–235 (in part); Printed: JA, Papers, 3:212; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:528.;.
19 Oct. 1775 011390 yellow | JA to James Warren. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):145–146.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:235–236.; Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:528.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:214;.
19 Oct. 1775 011391 yellow | JA to James Warren. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):146–147.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:236–237.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:528.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:215;.
19 Oct. 1775 011393 yellow | JA, Silas Deane, and George Wythe to Nathaniel Woodhull (president of N.Y. Convention). Philadelphia. 2 p.. PRINTED: Paul H. Smith ed., Letters of Delegates to Congress 2:208;.
20 Oct. 1775 011394 blue | JA to AA2. Printed: AA2, Jour. and Corr., 2:3–4.; Printed (in part): Roof, Colonel William Smith and Lady, p. 11.; AFC 1:304-305;.
20 Oct. 1775 011395 pink | JA to [TBA]. 1 p.. AFC 1:305;.
20 Oct. 1775 011396 yellow | JA to James Warren. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):155–156.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:239–240.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:216;.
20 Oct. 1775 011397 yellow | JA to James Warren. 2 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):156.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:238n (two sentences only).; Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:544.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:217;.
20 Oct. 1775 to 22 Oct. 1775 011398 pink | J. Warren to JA. Watertown. 10 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):149–155.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:539, 569.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:218;.
21 Oct. 1775 011399 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 111–114; AA, Letters, 1840, 69–73; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn, 1:69–73; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 53–56; AFC 1:305-309; Document image and transcription.
21 Oct. 1775 011400 pink | JA to AA. 2 p.. AFC 1:309; Document image and transcription.
21 Oct. 1775 011402 yellow | JA William Tudor. 3 p.. Printed: Paul H. Smith, Letters of Delegates to Cong. 2:224–225;.
21 Oct. 1775 011403 yellow | JA to James Warren. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):157.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:224;.
21 Oct. 1775 011404 yellow | JA to James Warren. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):158–159.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:225;.
21 Oct. 1775 011405 pink | Nathan Rice to JA. Camp in Cambridge. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:227;.
22 Oct. 1775 011406 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 114–116; AA, Letters, 1840, 73–76; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn. 73–76; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 56–58; AFC 1:309-311; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 85-87.
23 Oct. 1775 011408 pink | JA to AA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 116–117; JA, Letters, 1:68–70; AFC 1:311-312; Document image and transcription.
23 Oct. 1775 011409 yellow | JA to James Warren. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):161–162.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:229;.
23 Oct. 1775 011410 yellow | JA to James Warren. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):159–160.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:582. extract.; PRINTED: Paul H. Smith ed., Letters of Delegates to Congress 2:231–232;.
23 Oct. 1775 011411 pink | W. Heath to JA. Camp at Cambridge. 3 p.. Printed in part: Frothingham, Siege of Boston, p. 396.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:230;.
23 Oct. 1775 011412 pink | Samuel Osgood, Jr. to JA. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:231;.
23 Oct. 1775 011414 pink | Joseph Ward to JA. Camp at Roxbury. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:236;.
23 Oct. 1775 to 30 Oct. 1775 011413 pink | Artemas Ward to JA. Roxbury Camp. 4 p.. Printed in part: Frothingham, Siege of Boston, p. 396–397 (under date of 30 Oct. 1775).; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:234;.
24 Oct. 1775 011421 yellow | . Massachusetts General Court to JA & the other Mass. delegates to Congress. 1 p. (FC). Printed: JA, Papers, 3:242;.
24 Oct. 1775 011418 pink | [JA, Silas Deane, and George Wythe, committee on Hostilities] to [Samuel Cooper?]. Philadelphia. 3 p..
24 Oct. 1775 011420 blue | JA to William Cooper. 2p..
24 Oct. 1775 011419 blue | JA, Silas Deane, and George Wythe to Elbridge Gerry. Philadelphia.. 2 p..
24 Oct. 1775 011401 yellow | JA to Sir. Philadelphia. 3 p..
24 Oct. 1775 011416 yellow | JA, Silas Deane, and George Wythe to ?. Philadelphia. 3 p..
24 Oct. 1775 011415 yellow | JA to James Warren. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):160–161.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:238;.
24 Oct. 1775 011417 yellow | JA, Silas Deane, and George Wythe to James Warren. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):162–163.; PRINTED: Paul H. Smith ed., Letters of Delegates to Congress 2:245 under heading "Committee on Hostilities to James Warren";.
24 Oct. 1775 011422 pink | John Thomas to JA. Roxbury Camp. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:239;.
24 Oct. 1775 011423 yellow | General John Thomas to JA. 2 p. (dft). Printed: MHS, Procs., 1st ser., 6 (1862–1863):186;.
24 Oct. 1775 011424 pink | M[ercy] W[arren] to AA. 2 p..
25 Oct. 1775 011425 pink | AA to JA. 4 p.. AFC 1:312-314; Document image and transcription.
25 Oct. 1775 011426 yellow | JA to James Warren. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):163–164.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:242;.
25 Oct. 1775 011427 yellow | JA to James Warren. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):165–166.; Printed: Samuel Ward, Correspondence, ed. Bernhard Knollenberg, Providence, 1952, p. 114–115.; Printed: JA: Papers, 3:243;.
25 Oct. 1775 011428 yellow | JA to James Warren. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):164–165.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:244;.
25 Oct. 1775 011429 pink | William Gordon to JA. Jamaica Plain. 2 p.. Printed: MHS, Procs., 63 (1929–1930):317–318.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:603–604.; JA, Papers, 3:245;.
25 Oct. 1775 011431 pink | Samuel Osgood, Jr. to JA. Camp at Roxbury. 4 p..
25 Oct. 1775 011430 pink | James Otis Sr. to JA. Watertown. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:247;.
25 Oct. 1775 011432 pink | Col Josiah Quincy I (1710–1784) to JA; also a transcript. Quincy. 4 p., 5 p.. Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:603.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:248;.
25 Oct. 1775 011433 yellow | Josiah Quincy (1710–1784) to JA. Quincy. 1 p. (Draft).
25 Oct. 1775 011434 pink | William Tudor to JA. Cambridge. 3 p.. Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:601–602.; JA, Papers, 3:251;.
25 Oct. 1775 011435 pink | M. Warren to AA. 2 p..
25 Oct. 1775 011436 pink | Professor John Winthrop to JA. Watertown. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:252;.
26 Oct. 1775 011437 pink | Henry Knox to JA. Cambridge. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:253; Printed: Amer. Antiq. Soc. Proc., LVI (1946), 208.;.
27 Oct. 1775 to 13 Oct. 1776 430355 pink | JA . Diary. 58 p.. Document image and transcription.
28 Oct. 1775 430135 goldenrod | Adams, John (born 1735) . Appointment as Chief Justice of Massachusetts.. See: Perez Morton to JA ( slip), this date (original in M-Ar; printed in Works, 3:23n). See also JA Chronology, 30 Oct. 1775, 8 May 1776. JA never served; resigned 10 Feb. 1777 (see JA to Mass. Council of that date, Lb 158; printed in Works, 3:25n). See JA Chronology, 10 Feb. 1777, with ref. to Burnett, Letters of Members, 1:436n..
28 Oct. 1775 011438 pink | JA to AA. 3 p.. AFC 1:314-316; Document image and transcription.
28 Oct. 1775 011439 yellow | JA to James Warren. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):166–167.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:243–244.; JA, Papers, 3:254;.
28 Oct. 1775 011440 pink | Benjamin Hichborn to JA. Cambridge. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:622–624.; JA, Papers, 3:255;.
28 Oct. 1775 011441 pink | Perez Morton to JA, with 1 enclosure Notification of his appointment as chief justice of Mass.. Council chamber, Watertown. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 3:23n; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:257;. JA—Commissions.
28 Oct. 1775 011442 yellow | Perez Morton to JA. 2 p. (dft).
28 Oct. 1775 011443 pink | William Tudor to JA. Cambridge. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:258;.
28 Oct. 1775 011444 pink | Mr. James Warren to JA. Watertown. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):168–169.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:624.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:262;.
29 Oct. 1775 011445 pink | JA to AA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA Familiar Letters, p. 117–118; JA, Letters, 1:70–72; AFC 1:316-317; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 87-88.
29 Oct. 1775 011446 pink | JA to AA. 3 p..
29 Oct. 1775 011448 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 120–121; JA, Letters, 1:75–76; AFC 1:318-319; Document image and transcription.
29 Oct. 1775 011447 blue | JA to AA. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 119; JA, Letters, 1:72–73; AFC 1:317-318; Document image and transcription.
30 Oct. 1775 011449 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Report re British troop transports; no MS text discovered (see JA chronology), but see. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
31 Oct. 1775 011450 pink | JA to Mrs. M. Warren. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:264;.
31 Oct. 1775 011451 blue | Perez Morton to JA.
31 Oct. 1775 to 11 Nov. 1775 011452 pink | J. Palmer to JA. Watertown. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:264;.
Oct. 1775 011453 yellow | JA to James Warren. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):167–168.; JA, Papers, 3:266;.
Oct. 1775 011455 pink | Lemuel Hayward to Reverend Gordon. 2 p..
Oct. 1775 011372 pink | Marcia [Mercy Warren] to JA. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:199;.
Oct. 1775 011454 yellow | Mercy Warren to JA. Watertown. 4 p. (LbC). Printed: JA, Papers, 3:267;.
1 Nov. 1775 011456 pink | Lemuel Hayward to JA. Roxbury, St. Thomas's Hospital. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:272;.
1 Nov. 1775 011457 yellow | Perez Morton to JA. 1 p. (copy).
1 Nov. 1775 011458 pink | John Thomas to JA. Camp at Roxbury. 2p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:274;.
2 Nov. 1775 011459 yellow | John Wright to JA: Receipt of payment for pasturing horses, 14 Sept. & 12, 19 Oct. 1775 (£3: 7: 6). 2 p..
3 Nov. 1775 011462 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Report re instructions to N.H. delegates; no MS text discovered (see JA Chronology), but see:. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:141;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
3 Nov. 1775 011463 yellow | John Broom to JA et al. [Silas Deane and George Wythe]. 2 p..
3 Nov. 1775 011460 pink | Marcia [i.e. Mercy Warren] to AA?. 1 p..
4 Nov. 1775 011464 pink | JA to AA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 121–122; JA, Letters, 1:75–76; AFC 1:319-320; Document image and transcription.
4 Nov. 1775 011465 pink | Samuel Osgood, Jr. to JA. Camp at Roxbury. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:274;.
4 Nov. 1775 011466 pink | Joseph Ward to JA. Camp at Roxbury. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:275;.
5 Nov. 1775 011467 pink | AA to JA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 122–123; AA, Letters, 1840, 76–78; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., 1:76–78; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 59–60; AFC 1:320-322; Document image and transcription.
5 Nov. 1775 011469 yellow | JA to Elbridge Gerry. Philadelphia. 4 p.. JA, Papers, 3:276; Printed: Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:249–250.; Force, Archives, 4th ser., 3:1354; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:896–897.; Printed: JA, Works, 9:362–364; Austin, Gerry, p. 97–99.;.
5 Nov. 1775 011470 yellow | JA to Elbridge Gerry. 2 p. (extract).
5 Nov. 1775 011472 yellow | JA to John Trumbull. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:278;.
5 Nov. 1775 011473 yellow | JA to John Trumbull. 1750–1831 [copy]. 2 p..
5 Nov. 1775 011474 yellow | JA to James Warren. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):174–175.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:897. extract.; PRINTED: Paul H. Smith ed., Letters of Delegates to Cong. 2:305–206 NOT PRINTED IN P/JA;.
5 Nov. 1775 011468 yellow | AA to Mercy Warren. Braintree. 2 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):179–181.; AFC 1:322-324;.
5 Nov. 1775 to 7 Nov. 1775 011475 pink | J. Warren to JA. Watertown. 8 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):175–179.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:893.; JA, Papers, 3:280;.
6 Nov. 1775 011476 pink | Samuel Cooper to JA. Waltham. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:285;.
6 Nov. 1775 011477 yellow | Stephen Hopkins to Commodore [Esek] Hopkins. 2 p..
7 Nov. 1775 011478 yellow | JA et al. to Silas Deane. Philadelphia. 2 p.. PRINTED: Paul H. Smith ed., Letters of Delegates to Congress 2:315;.
7 Nov. 1775 011479 yellow | JA et al. to Silas Deane. Philadelphia. 2 p..
7 Nov. 1775 010974 pink | [Mercy Warren] to JA. 2 p. (incomplete text?). JA, Papers, 3:267–270.;.
8 Nov. 1775 011480 pink | JA. . Watertown. Commission as Justice of the Peace in the counties of Massachusetts Bay: Suffolk, Essex, Middlesex, Hampshire, Plymouth, Barnstable, York, Dukes, Nantucket, Worcester, Cumberland, Lincoln, and Berkshire; signed by Perez Norton.. 2 p. (printed, with handwritten insertions). Calendared: JA, Papers, 3:286;. JA—Commissions.
8 Nov. 1775 011481 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Instructions for congressional committee to confer with Gen. Schuyler; no MS text discovered (see JA Chronology), but see:. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
9 Nov. 1775 011482 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Report re Nova Scotia; no MS text discovered (see JA Chronology), but see JCC, 3:338n. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:143; PRINTED: Paul H. Smith, Letters of Delegates to Cong. 2:286 under heading "John Adams' Proposals for an Expedition to Nova Scotia";. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
9 Nov. 1775 011484 yellow | JAet al. . In Congress. Resolution re promise not to divulge any matters debated in Congress. 2 p.. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
9 Nov. 1775 011483 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Instructions to R.R. Livingston, Robert Treat Paine, and John Langdon for their conference with General Philip Schuyler.. Printed: JCC, 3:339–341;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
10 Nov. 1775 011485 yellow | JAet al. . Credentials as Delegates to the Continental Congress from Mass. Bay.. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:293;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
11 Nov. 1775 011490 yellow | . Watertown.. Council of Mass. to Continental Congress.. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:292;.
11 Nov. 1775 011491 yellow | . Watertown.. Council of Massachusetts to their delegates in the Continental Congress.. 1 p..
11 Nov. 1775 011489 blue | . Mass.. Resolve extending the commission of JA and other Mass. delegates to Congress to January 1776. Printed: Mass., Province Laws, 1775–1776, 2d sess., ch. 401;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
11 Nov. 1775 011486 yellow | JA to Henry Knox. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:252–253 (in part), where the original is erroneously attributed to NEHG Soc.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:286; Amer. Antiq. Soc. Procs. LVI (1946), 209.;.
11 Nov. 1775 011487 pink | Elbridge Gerry to JA. Watertown. 11 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:287;.
11 Nov. 1775 011488 blue | Elbridge Gerry to JA.
12 Nov. 1775 011492 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 123–125; AA, Letters, 1840, 78–80; AA, Letters, 2d edn., 1:78–80; also in 1840 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 60–62; AFC 1:324-326; Document image and transcription.
12 Nov. 1775 011493 pink | JA to AA. 3 p.. AFC 1:326; Document image and transcription.
13 Nov. 1775 011494 yellow | JA General John Thomas. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:293;.
13 Nov. 1775 011495 yellow | William Smith (of Phila.) to JA: Receipt of payment for medicinal herbs (£0: 11: 6). Philadelphia. 1 p.. Printed: Pattee, Old Braintree and Quincy, p. 400;.
14 Nov. 1775 011496 yellow | JA to Samuel Osgood Jr.. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:294;.
14 Nov. 1775 011497 yellow | JA William Tudor. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:295;.
14 Nov. 1775 011498 yellow | JA to Joseph Ward. Philadelphia. 2 p. (copy). Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:1023–1024.; Quincy Patriot, 23 Oct. 1852, p. 1, Cols. 1–2; JA, Papers, 3:296; Printed: The Literary World (N.Y.), 11:179 (18 Sept. 1852); Printed also: Scribner's Monthly (N.Y.), 11:570–571 (Feb. 1876);.
14 Nov. 1775 011499 blue | JA to Joseph Ward. Philadelphia. Printed: The Literary World (N.Y.), 11:179 (18 Sept. 1852); Printed also: Scribner's Monthly (N.Y.), 11:570–571 (Feb. 1876);.
14 Nov. 1775 011500 pink | Joseph Hawley to JA, with note by JA on his answer, 25 Nov. 1775. Brookfield. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:364; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:297;.
14 Nov. 1775 011501 pink | John Trumbull (1750–1831) to JA. New Haven. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:298;.
14 Nov. 1775 to 16 Nov. 1775 011502 pink | James Warren to JA. Watertown. 10 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):181–186.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:1021.; JA, Papers, 3:301;.
15 Nov. 1775 011503 pink | JA to AA. 2 p.. AFC 1:326-327; Document image and transcription.
15 Nov. 1775 011504 pink | JA to Richard Henry Lee. Philadelphia?. 4 p. (copy, with note by William Cranch 7 April 1827). Printed: JA, Works, 4:185–187, from a "copy. . .taken from the original, a few years since, by John Quincy Adams."; Also printed in Washington, Writings, ed. Sparks, 2:501–502, from a copy in British "State Paper Office."; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:307;.
15 Nov. 1775 011505 yellow | JA to Richard Henry Lee. Philadelphia. 4 p..
15 Nov. 1775 011506 yellow | JA to Richard Henry Lee. Philadelphia. 2 p. (copy).
15 Nov. 1775 011507 blue | JA to R. H. Lee.
15 Nov. 1775 011508 yellow | JA to Samuel Osgood Jr.. 4 p.. Printed: Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:255–256 (in part); Printed: JA, Papers, 3:309;.
15 Nov. 1775 011509 yellow | Allen McLane & Son to JA: Receipt of payment for leather breeches & waistcoat (£2: 16: 0). 1 p..
16 Nov. 1775 011510 pink | S. Chase to JA. Baltimore Town. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:310;.
18 Nov. 1775 011511 pink | JA to AA. 2 p.. AFC 1:327-328; Document image and transcription.
19 Nov. 1775 011512 pink | Gen. Charles Lee to JA. Camp. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:311;.
19 Nov. 1775 to 29 Nov. 1775 013140 pink | [Mercy Otis Warren] to AA. 2 p..
20 Nov. 1775 011513 yellow | Timothy Penny to JA.. Roxbury.. 3 p..
22 Nov. 1775 011514 yellow | Elisha Doane to JA.. 2 p..
23 Nov. 1775 011515 yellow | JA to James Otis. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:313;.
23 Nov. 1775 011516 yellow | JA to James Otis. 1 p. (clerk's copy). Printed: JA, Works, 9:365–366; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:258 (from M-Ar, 194:158-159 [certified copy]); Force, Archives, 4th ser., 3:1653;.
24 Nov. 1775 011519 pink | JA to Perez Morton (draft). Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:314;.
24 Nov. 1775 011520 yellow | JA to Perez Morton. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 3:24 (note continued from p. 23), from original in Mass. Archives;.
24 Nov. 1775 011521 yellow | JA to Perez Morton: acceptance of appointment as chief justice of Mass.. 2 p. (Copy) & 2 p..
24 Nov. 1775 011523 blue | JA to Perez Morton.
25 Nov. 1775 011527 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Committee Report on Disposition of Captured Vessels. Printed: JCC, 3:371–375;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
25 Nov. 1775 011524 pink | JA to Joseph Hawley. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:366–368; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:259–260.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:316;.
25 Nov. 1775 011525 pink | JA to Mrs. Warren. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:368–370; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:261 (in part); Printed: JA, Papers, 3:318; Printed (in part): Col. Soc. Mass. Pubns., 8:276.;.
25 Nov. 1775 011528 pink | Samuel Chase to JA. Pheasant Hall, Frederick County, Maryland. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:319;.
25 Nov. 1775 011529 pink | B. Hitchborn to JA. Cambridge and Lexington. 10 p.. Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:1128–1129.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 3:32–35. (Under the date 10 Dec. 1775).; JA, Papers, 3:320;.
27 Nov. 1775 011530 pink | AA to JA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 125–126; AA, Letters, 1840, 80–82; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., 1:80–82; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 62–64; AFC 1:328-331; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 88-91.
27 Nov. 1775 011532 yellow | JA et al. to Dudley Saltonstall. Philadelphia. 1 p. (Tr, typewritten). PRINTED: Paul H. Smith ed., Letters of Delegates to Congress 2:399 under heading "Naval Committee to Dudley Saltonstall"; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:145;.
27 Nov. 1775 011531 blue | JA et al. to Dudley Saltonstall. Philadelphia. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:145;.
28 Nov. 1775 011533 blue | JA(for Marine Committee of Continental Congress). . Rules for the Regulation of the Navy of the United Colonies. Printed: JCC, 3:378–387 (under date of 28 Nov. 1775); Printed: JA, Papers, 3:147;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
29 Nov. 1775 011534 yellow | Ann Smith to JA: Receipt of payment for washing his clothes (£1: 9: 1). 2 p.. Printed: Pattee, Old Braintree and Quincy, p. 400;.
30 Nov. 1775 011535 pink | Samuel Osgood, Jr. to JA?. Camp at Roxbury. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:328;.
30 Nov. 1775 011537 pink | J. Palmer, et al. to "all whom it may concern": re the injustice of Lemuel Robinson's not receiving a Regimental command. Watertown. 1 p..
30 Nov. 1775 011536 pink | Lemuel Robinson to JA. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:330;.
Nov. 1775 011461 pink | . Cambridge. The New-England Chronicle, or the Essex Gazette, Vol. VIII, No. 380. 4 p. (upper corners of p. 3–4 clipped).
Nov. 1775 011538 pink | Marcia [i.e. Mercy Warren] to AA. 4 p..
1 Dec. 1775 011539 pink | JA. . Proposals for raising two battalions of American Marines. 3 p.. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
2 Dec. 1775 011541 pink | Charles Lee to [Francis Lightfoot Lee or Richard Henry Lee?]. Camp on Prospect Hill. 4 p..
2 Dec. 1775 011540 pink | J. Palmer to JA. Watertown. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:1230.; JA, Papers, 3:333;.
3 Dec. 1775 011542 pink | JA to AA. 3 p.. AFC, 1:331–333; Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 126–128; JA, Letters, 1:77–79; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:268–269 (in part); Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 91-92.
3 Dec. 1775 011543 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):186–187.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:269.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:338;.
3 Dec. 1775 011544 pink | William Tudor to JA. Headquarters, Cambridge. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:1247–1248.; JA, Papers, 3:340;.
3 Dec. 1775 011545 pink | Joseph Ward to JA. Camp at Roxbury. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:1254.; JA, Papers, 3:342;.
3 Dec. 1775 011546 pink | James Warren to JA. Watertown. 8 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):187–190.; Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:1248; Naval Docs. Ameri Rev., 5:446n. (quoted only in part); JA, Papers, 3:345;.
3 Dec. 1775 011547 yellow | James Warren to JA. Watertown. 1 p. (copy; text incomplete).
4 Dec. 1775 011548 blue | JA, Samuel Adams, John Hancock), and Thomas Cushing to Samuel Purviance, Jr.. Philadelphia.. *PRINTED: from Tr(DLC) in Letters of Delegates to Congress 2:437–38 under heading "Massachusetts Delegates to Samuel Purviance, Jr.";.
4 Dec. 1775 011549 pink | Elbridge Gerry to JA. Watertown. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Docs. Amer. Rev., 2:1261–1263.; JA, Papers, 3:349;.
4 Dec. 1775 011550 yellow | Elbridge Gerry to JA. Watertown. 4 p. (copy).
4 Dec. 1775 011551 yellow | Elbridge Gerry to JA. Watertown. 6 p. (dft).
4 Dec. 1775 011553 pink | S. Osgood to JA. Camp at Roxbury. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:352;.
4 Dec. 1775 011554 pink | James Swan to JA. Watertown. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:353;.
4 Dec. 1775 011555 pink | John Warren et al. to JA. Cambridge. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:355;.
5 Dec. 1775 011557 pink | I. Smith Jr. to JA [Rev. William Smith?]. Enfield near London. 4 p.. AFC 1:333-335;.
5 Dec. 1775 011558 yellow | Walter Spooner [i.e. Massachusetts General Court] to JA, John Hancock), Thomas Cushing, Samuel Adams, Robert T. Paine [Mass. delegates]. Watertown.. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:360;.
5 Dec. 1775 011559 yellow | Walter Spooner to JA, John Hancock), Thomas Cushing, Samuel Adams, Robert T. Paine [Mass. delegates]. Watertown.. 4 p..
7 Dec. 1775 011560 yellow | John Stille to JA: Receipt of payment for clothes, bought 24 June, 7 Nov. 1775 (£3:14: 11 1/2). 2 p.. Printed: Pattee, Old Braintree and Quincy, p. 401.;.
7 Dec. 1775 011561 yellow | John Waite to JA (with enclosure). Falmouth.. 3 p..
8 Dec. 1775 011562 yellow | Robert Aitkin to JA: Receipt of payment for various purchases (£0: 18:9). 1 p..
8 Dec. 1775 011563 yellow | William Barrell to JA: Receipt of payment for various purchases, 21 June - [ ] Oct. 1775 (£2: 13: 0). 2 p.. Printed: Pattee, Old Braintree and Quincy, p. 401;.
8 Dec. 1775 011564 pink | Samuel Chase to JA (followed by draft of letter from to JA to General Washington, 6 Jan. 1776). Annapolis. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:361;.
8 Dec. 1775 011565 yellow | Lucy & Charity Leonard to JA: Receipt of payment for various purchases (£l: 0; 0). 1 p..
8 Dec. 1775 011566 yellow | Daniel Smith to JA: Receipt of payment for food and drink, £0: 12: 10. 1 p..
8 Dec. 1775 011567 yellow | James Starr to JA: Receipt of payment for pair of shoes, bought 14 Nov. 1775 (£0: 11: 0). 1 p..
9 Dec. 1775 011568 yellow | Joseph Fox to JA: Receipt of payment for services as blacksmith, 13 Sept.–19 Oct. 1775 (£0: 12: 0). 1 p..
9 Dec. 1775 011569 yellow | Jacob Hiltzheimer to JA: Receipt of payment for boarding horses, 14 Sept. 1775 (£0: 10: 0). 1 p..
9 Dec. 1775 011570 yellow | William Shepard to JA: Receipt of payment for boarding & feeding mares, 12 Oct.–9 Dec. 1775 (£13: 7: 6). 2 p..
9 Dec. 1775 011571 yellow | Sarah Yard to JA: Receipt of payment for board, &c., 12 Sept.–8 Dec. 1775 (£23: 18: 6). Philadelphia. 1 p.. Printed: Pattee, Old Braintree and Quincy, p. 400.;.
10 Dec. 1775 011572 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 128–131; AA, Letters, 1840, 83–87; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn. 1:83–87; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 64–67; AFC 1:335-338; Document image and transcription.
11 Dec. 1775 011573 pink | W. Tudor to JA. Cambridge. 3 p.. Printed: Naval Docs, of the Am. Rev., ed. Wm. B. Clark, vol. 3(1968), p. 45n. Quoted only in part.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:362;.
11 Dec. 1775 011574 pink | James Warren to JA. Watertown. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):192–195.; Naval Docs. of the Am. Rev., ed. Wm. B. Clark, vol. 3(1968), p. 49–50.; JA, Papers, 3:363;.
11 Dec. 1775 011575 pink | M[ercy] Warren to AA. Plymouth. 4 p.. AFC 1:338-339;.
16 Dec. 1775 011576 pink | Thos. Crafts, Jr. to JA. Cambridge. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:366;.
16 Dec. 1775 011577 pink | Lemuel Hayward to JA. Roxbury. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:367;.
18 Dec. 1775 011578 pink | Joseph Hawley to JA. Watertown. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:368; Printed: Naval Docs. of the Am. Rev., ed. Wm. B. Clark, vol. 3(1968), p. 149.;.
20 Dec. 1775 011579 pink | Jona. Williams to JA. Providence. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:370;.
21 Dec. 1775 011580 yellow | Joseph Bass to JA & Samuel Adams: Receipt of payment for expenses incurred, 8–28 Nov. 1775 (£23: 15: 9). 2 p.. Printed (inaccurately): Pattee, Old Braintree and Quincy, p. 400;.
21 Dec. 1775 011581 yellow | Joseph Bass to JA: Receipt of payment for wages, &c., 11 Sept.–[ ] Oct. 1775 (£l: 7: 0 L.M.). 2 p..
21 Dec. 1775 011582 pink | Jno. Sullivan to JA. Camp on Winter Hill. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:372;.
21 Dec. 1775 011583 yellow | John Sullivan to JA. Camp on Winter Hill. 4 p. (copy). Printed: Sullivan, Papers, ed. Hammond, 1:151–153.;.
22 Dec. 1775 011585 pink | Samuel Adams to JA?. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:283–284 (in part); Naval Docs of the Am. Rev., ed. Wm. B. Clark, vol. 3, p. 209.; JA, Papers, 3:374;.
22 Dec. 1775 011586 yellow | Thomas Greenough to JA, Silas Deane, & George Wythe. 2 p..
26 Dec. 1775 011587 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: list of Post riders, &c.; signed by JA. Printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 4:1242–1243;.
26 Dec. 1775 011588 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: Appointing Joint committee to determine how bills of credit will be signed and numbered; signed by JA. Printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 4:1243;.
26 Dec. 1775 011589 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: Re payment to John Davis of Lynn (for Edward Johnson, a wounded soldier); signed by JA.
26 Dec. 1775 011590 blue | . Mass. Council., Resolve: to approve committee report recommending payment to Committee of Supplies, for services, in response to a petition; signed by JA.
27 Dec. 1775 011591 blue | . Mass. Council.. Naming Walter Spooner and JA to a joint committee with James Warren, Elbridge Gerry, and Col. Thurston from the House in response to the Town of Harvard's petition protesting increased pay for officers..
27 Dec. 1775 011592 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve approving appointment of a Committee to assist Commissary General in procuring military stores; signed by JA.
28 Dec. 1775 011593 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: to liberate Henry Middleton & George Fries, prisoners in Plymouth jail; signed by JA.
28 Dec. 1775 011594 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: approving payment of money to Committee for the Poor of Boston at Shirley Point; signed by JA.
28 Dec. 1775 011595 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolves: ordering Committee for purchasing salt petre to deliver it to Richard Devens; signed by JA.
28 Dec. 1775 011596 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: Recommending towns to promote the manufacture of Salt Petre; signed by JA.
29 Dec. 1775 011598 blue | . Journal of the Mass. Council.. Printed: Naval Docs. of the Amer. Rev., 3:291.;.
29 Dec. 1775 011599 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: For committee of Milton to deliver furniture of Thomas Hutchinson to Mrs. Deborah Cushing; signed by JA.
29 Dec. 1775 011597 pink | Samuel Hopkins to Thomas Cushing. Newport. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:388;.
30 Dec. 1775 011600 blue | JA. . Letter re appointing Military Officers in the colony. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
30 Dec. 1775 011601 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: approving a new levy of men for Sea Coast forces; signed by JA.
30 Dec. 1775 011602 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: concerning payment of companies stationed at Braintree, Weymouth, & Hingham; signed by JA.
1775 010836 pink | . [Ipswich Court?]. Notes on court cases, including: Thomas Calley in a case of debt; Bowditch v. Palfrey [admiralty case?]. 67 p. (in unidentified hands; possibly those of Jonathan Sewall and Joseph Bowditch?). JA—Legal Papers.
1775 011604 yellow | [JA?]. . "Fragment of a Speech made in the General Congress of America, by one of the Delegates in 1775.". 3 p.. Printed: Almon, Remembrancer, 4:35–37(London, 1776).;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
1775 011605 blue | JA to Joseph Palmer.
1775 011606 pink | Mercy Warren to AA. Watertown. 2 p..
1775 011607 pink | William Gordon. "Thoughts upon the Dispute between Great Britain and her colonies" . 9 p.. Printed as Appendix to P/JA vol. 2;.
1775 to 1779 011608 pink | [Mercy Otis] Warren to AA. 2 p..
1 Jan. 1776 011614 pink | R. T. Paine to Col. Palmer. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:391;.
2 Jan. 1776 011615 pink | Josiah Quincy to JA. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:393;.
2 Jan. 1776 011616 pink | Isaac Smith Sr. to JA. Salem. 4 p.. AFC 1:339-342;.
3 Jan. 1776 011617 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve to have copies made of military rolls for the use of the treasurer, Rolls of Minute Men, Militia, &c.; signed by JA. Printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 4:1251;.
3 Jan. 1776 011618 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: Mittimus of Moses Wayman & Samuel Well to Plymouth jail; signed by JA.
4 Jan. 1776 011620 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: Message to House re guarding Hull & other towns; signed by JA.. Printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 4:1252;.
4 Jan. 1776 430733 yellow | JA William Cooper. Watertown MA. 2p..
4 Jan. 1776 011619 yellow | JA to William Cooper. Watertown.. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:394;.
5 Jan. 1776 011622 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: to supply the Continental Army with 4000 blankets; signed by JA.
5 Jan. 1776 011623 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve re mittimus of 16 named men to Worcester Jail, signed by JA. Printed: Naval Docs. of the Am. Rev., ed. Wm. B. Clark, vol. 3(1968), p. 631.;.
5 Jan. 1776 011621 pink | R. T. Paine to James Warren. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:414;.
6 Jan. 1776 011627 yellow | . In House of Representatives. Mass. House of Representatives. Resolve, directing Receiver General to pay Committee £8000 for fitting out vessels for importing powder, signed by JA et al.. 1 p..
6 Jan. 1776 011626 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: Order to Plymouth jail for release of James Middleton, signed by JA.
6 Jan. 1776 011625 pink | JA to General Washington (draft; follows letter of 8 Dec. 1775, Samuel Chase to JA, and filed therewith). 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:370–371;.
6 Jan. 1776 011624 yellow | JA George Washington. Watertown. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:395; Printed: Washington, Papers, Rev. War., 3:36–38.
7 Jan. 1776 011628 yellow | George Washington JA. Cambridge. 2 p. (copy). Printed: JA, Papers, 3:397; Printed: Washington, Writings, ed. Fitzpatrick, 4:219–220; Printed: Washington, Papers, Rev. War, 3:50.
8 Jan. 1776 011630 yellow | JA to Mercy Warren. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):201–203.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:397;.
8 Jan. 1776 011631 pink | Mrs. Warren to AA. Plimouth. 2 p..
10 Jan. 1776 011632 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: ordering Committee of Frenchmen's Bay to deliver clothing, &c. to N. McIntyre; signed by JA or to Charles Chauncy in McIntyre's behalf. Printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 4:1258;.
11 Jan. 1776 011633 yellow | JA et al., Committee of Mass. General Court. . Report re plan for fitting out armed vessels. 3 p.. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
12 Jan. 1776 011635 pink | Saml. Chase to [JA?]. Annapolis. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Docs. of the Am. Rev., ed. Wm. B. Clark, vol 3(1968), p. 755–756. (Dated 1776 in this printing.); Printed: JA:Papers, 3:400;.
13 Jan. 1776 011634 yellow | JAet al., Committee of Mass. General Court. . Report re George Washington's letter of 10 Jan. Jedidiah Foster for Council. 1 p. (copy). Printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 4:1260; JA. Papers, 3:382;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
15 Jan. 1776 011637 pink | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: to allow accounts of Treasurer of Barnstable County; signed by to JA.
15 Jan. 1776 011638 pink | Jason Haven to JA. Dedham. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:404;.
15 Jan. 1776 012433 pink | George Washington JA. Cambridge. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:404; Printed: Washington, Papers, Rev. War, 3:94.
16 Jan. 1776 011639 yellow | . Watertown. The Committee of both Houses Report of the General Court Committee on Washington's Request for Firearms.. 2 p.. Printed: Force, Archives, 4th series, 4:1263.;. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
17 Jan. 1776 011640 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: Order to Worcester jail for liberation of Thomas Mullin; signed by to JA.
18 Jan. 1776 011643 pink | . Massachusetts Council. Appointment of John Hancock), Samuel Adams, John Adams, Robert Treat Paine, and Elbridge Gerry to Congress of until 1777. 2 p. (contemporary copy).
18 Jan. 1776 011644 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: to apprise delegates to Congress of their appointment. Printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 4:1266n;.
18 Jan. 1776 011641 yellow | JA. . Cambridge. Noted as being present in minutes of Council of General Officers. 3 p.. JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
18 Jan. 1776 011642 yellow | JA. . Cambridge. Noted as being present in minutes of Council of War. 3 p. ("true copy," attested by Perez Morton). JA—Mass. General Court: Speeches and Writings.
18 Jan. 1776 011645 yellow | Mass. Council. . In Council. Resolve re instructions to to JA et al., Mass. delegates to Congress. 2 p.. Printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 4:1266;.
19 Jan. 1776 011655 yellow | . Mass. General Court. Proclamation, in JA's hand, calling for the convening of a representative American assembly. 4 p.. Printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 4:1268–1270.; JA, Works, 1:193–196; O. and M. Handlin, Popular Sources . . ., p. 65–69, without indication of authorship.; Printed: JA, Papers, 3:383;.
19 Jan. 1776 011648 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: re raising 728 men and officers in Hampshire & Berkshire counties to go to Canada; signed by JA. Printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 4:1270;.
19 Jan. 1776 011649 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: requesting commissioners to erect powder mill to be built at Stoughton; signed by JA. Printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 4:1270;.
19 Jan. 1776 011650 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: to approve choice of Field Officers for regiment to Canada; signed by JA. Printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 4:1270;.
19 Jan. 1776 011651 pink | Samuel Gelston to JA. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:405;.
19 Jan. 1776 011646 blue | Mass. Council. . Resolve: order re blankets from Hampshire & Berkshire Counties; signed by JA.
19 Jan. 1776 011647 blue | Mass. Council. . Resolve: re return accounts from towns of powder lead, & flints, &c. supplied to army; signed by JA. Printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 4:1267;.
19 Jan. 1776 011653 blue | Mass. Council. to JA.
19 Jan. 1776 011652 pink | Perez Morton to JA. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:407;.
19 Jan. 1776 011654 blue | Perez Morton to JA. Printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 1266.;.
19 Jan. 1776 011656 yellow | Isaac Smith Sr. to JA. Salem. 2 p.. Printed AFC, 1:342; Printed in Force, Archives, 4th ser., 4:1271n.; together with a note of JA to Cushing, Palmer, Gerry, "and the other gentlemen at Mr. Hunt's."; Printed: Naval Docs. of the Am. Rev., ed. Wm. B. Clark, vol. 3 (1968), p. 856.
20 Jan. 1776 011658 yellow | JA to Thomas Cushing and others. Watertown.. Printed: Naval Docs. of the Amer. Rev., 3:876–877.;.
21 Jan. 1776 011659 pink | Jeduthun Baldwin to JA. Cambridge. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:408;.
22 Jan. 1776 011660 pink | W. Heath to JA. Camp at Cambridge. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:409;.
23 Jan. 1776 011664 yellow | . By the Great and General Court of Massachusetts-Bay/A Proclamation. 1 p. (broadside; no imprint). Printed: JA, Works, 1:193–196; Mass., Provinces Laws, 19:947–949, see references there.; Niles Principles and Acts, 1822, p. 142–143; Facsimile in Ford, Mass. Broadsides, No. 1973, facing p. 272..
23 Jan. 1776 011661 pink | Humanity [Anonymous] to JA, on slavery. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:411;.
23 Jan. 1776 011663 pink | Lemuel Hayward to JA. Roxbury. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:410;.
23 Jan. 1776 011662 pink | Joseph Palmer to JA (Barland a code name?). Watertown. 3 p.. Printed: Naval Docs. of the Am. Rev., ed. Wm. B. Clark, vol. 3(1968), p. 936–938.; JA, Papers, 3:411;.
24 Jan. 1776 011669 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: re approving order that Bills of credit be delivered to Committee appointed to sign them; and that they deliver to treasures signed by JA.
24 Jan. 1776 011670 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: approving appt. of a committee to call in misprinted bills of credit; signed by JA.
24 Jan. 1776 011671 blue | . Mass. Council.. Resolve: re grants of L130 each to delegates in Congress. Printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 4:1278; Mass., Province Laws, 1775–1776, 3d sess., ch. 560;.
24 Jan. 1776 011667 pink | JA to AA. Watertown. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 131–132; JA, Letters, 1:79–80; JA, Works, 1:197; AFC 1:343; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 96.
24 Jan. 1776 011668 pink | William Judd to JA and Samuel Adams. Philadelphia Goal. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:413;.
26 Jan. 1776 011672 yellow | Hezekiah Doane et al. to JA, with several enclosures. 2 p.. Printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 5:164–165.; Printed: Naval Docs. of the Am. Rev., ed. Wm. B. Clark, vol. 3(1968), p.997.;.
31 Jan. 1776 011674 pink | J. Warren to JA, with 1 enclosure (R. T. Paine to James Warren, Phila., 5 Jan. 1776). Watertown. 5 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 3:414;.
Jan. 1776 011675 pink | AA to Mercy Warren. 2 p.. AFC 1:422-424;.
Jan. 1776 011636 pink | Samuel Adams to JA, with 1 enclosure (newspaper clipping). Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:371–373; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:311–312 (in part); JA: Papers, 3:401; Samuel Adams, Writings, 3:258–261 (from Adams Papers, Quincy, but mentions a draft in NN).;.
Jan. 1776 011017 pink | Saml. Gelston to JA. 3 p..
1 Feb. 1776 011676 blue | Daniel Wordell to JA, Silas Deane, and George Wythe. Printed: Naval Docs. of the Amer. Rev., 3:1074–1075.;.
2 Feb. 1776 011677 blue | Joseph Blewer and Daniel Robinson to JA, Silas, Deane, and George Wythe.. Philadelphia.. Printed: Naval Docs. of the Amer. Rev., 3:1104–1105.;.
7 Feb. 1776 011678 pink | Mercy Warren to AA. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):205–206.; AFC 1:343-345;.
11 Feb. 1776 011679 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 132–133; JA, Letters, 1:81–82; AFC 1:345-346; Document image and transcription.
11 Feb. 1776 011680 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):39–40, under date 1775; JA, Papers, 4:20;.
13 Feb. 1776 011681 pink | JA to AA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 133–134; JA, Letters, 1:82–84; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:348–349 (in part; under date of 13 Feb. 1776 [*see p. 348n]).; AFC 1:346-348; Document image and transcription.
13 Feb. 1776 011682 pink | JA to AA. 2 p. (transcript by CFA).
13 Feb. 1776 011683 yellow | JA to John Trumbull (1750–1831). Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:21;.
13 Feb. 1776 011684 yellow | JA to John Trumbull. (1750–1831) [copy]. Philadelphia.. 2 p..
14 Feb. 1776 011685 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: Force, Archives, 4th ser., 4: 1140–1141.; Printed: Naval Docs. of the Am. Rev., ed. Wm. B. Clark, vol. 3(1968), p. 1284–85.; JA, Papers, 4:23;.
14 Feb. 1776 011686 pink | Joseph Ward to JA. Camp at Roxbury. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:24;.
17 Feb. 1776 011687 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Report re letters from American generals; no MS text discovered (see JA Chronology), but see:. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
18 Feb. 1776 011688 pink | JA to AA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 134–136; JA, Letters, 1:84–87; AFC 1:348-349; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 96-98.
18 Feb. 1776 011689 pink | JA to AA. 2 p. (transcript by CFA).
18 Feb. 1776 011690 pink | JA to Thomas Crafts. Philadelphia. 1 p. (incomplete). Printed: JA, Papers, 4:25;.
18 Feb. 1776 011691 yellow | JA to General William Heath. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:25;.
18 Feb. 1776 011692 yellow | JA to James Warren. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):206–208.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:353–355.; Printed: JA, Papers, 4:26;.
19 Feb. 1776 011694 yellow | JA to Major General Charles Lee. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:29;.
19 Feb. 1776 011693 pink | John Morgan to JA. Camp at Cambridge. 7 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:30;.
19 Feb. 1776 011695 pink | Joseph Palmer to JA. Watertown. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. 5–6.; JA, Papers, 4:36;.
20 Feb. 1776 011696 blue | JA to John Trumbull (1750–1831).
21 Feb. 1776 011697 pink | AA to JA. 3 p.. AFC 1:350-352; Document image and transcription.
22 Feb. 1776 011698 blue | JA. . Phila.. Remarks in debate on enlistments, in Duane's Notes of Debates. Printed: Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:360, from a transcript in NN:Bancroft Coll., II, 493.;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
23 Feb. 1776 011700 yellow | JA. . Phila.. Resolutions in Continental Congress on erecting powder mills, encouraging production of salt petre, etc.. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:4; Printed in Pennsylvania Gazette 28 Feb. 1776, page 2, column 3.; Printed: JCC, 4:170–171. Also in Penna. Gazette, 28 Feb. 1776.;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
28 Feb. 1776 011702 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Report re letters from (1) Gen. Charles Lee, (2) N.J. Convention; no text discovered (see JA Chronology). JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
28 Feb. 1776 011703 blue | JA to Elbridge Gerry: Copy of a letter from Lord Drummond to Gen. Robertson.
29 Feb. 1776 011704 pink | Isaac Smith to JA. Salem. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:39;.
29 Feb. 1776 011705 pink | Tudor to JA. Cambridge. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:41;.
Feb. 1776 to May 1776 430356 pink | JA . Diary. 14 p.. Document image and transcription.
Feb. 1776 to Apr. 1776 011707 pink | JA. . Notes about his Thoughts on Government (1776): (1) Written ca. 1800; (2) Written 21 July 1811 in a (missing) copy of the Thoughts owned by Norton Quincy. 4 p.. JA—Essays and Addresses (non-official).
Feb. 1776 to Mar. 1776 011742 pink | JA. . Draft resolutions for encouraging agriculture and manufactures and the founding of societies for this purpose. DJA, 2:234. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
Feb. 1776 to Mar. 1776 011708 yellow | JA. . Thoughts on Government applicable to the Present State of the American Colonies in a Letter from a Gentleman to his Friend. Philadelphia, Printed. Boston: Re-Printed by John Gill, in Queen Street. 1776.. 9 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:86;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
Feb. 1776 to Mar. 1776 011709 yellow | JA. . Thoughts on Government ( Wythe version). 2 p.. Printed: Pennsylvania Gazette, 11 June 1777, p. 1–2, with intoductory note signed "A.B." JA's name given as author. See note on JA to AA, 4 June 1777, in Series II.;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
Feb. 1776 to Mar. 1776 011710 yellow | JA. . Thoughts on Government ( Wythe version). 2 p.. Printed: (Newburyport) Essex Journal or New Hampshire Packet and Weekly Advertise, 1 Nov. 1776, p. 1–2. (Copies in MHi and MBAt.);. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
Feb. 1776 to Mar. 1776 011713 pink | JA to [William Hooper] (early version of his Thoughts on Government). 8 p. (transcript). Printed: JA, Papers, 4:73;.
Feb. 1776 to Mar. 1776 011711 yellow | JA to [William Hooper]: Plan for a state constitution, preceded by Charles Phillips to JQA, 12 May 1846, and reply, 23 May 1846, q.v. re source and discovery.. 6 p..
Feb. 1776 to Mar. 1776 011712 yellow | JA to John Penn. 2 p. (typescript; text incomplete). Printed: JA, Works, 4:203–209, from John Taylor, Inquiry into the Principles and Policy of the Government of the United States, New Haven, 1950, p. 452–458 (originally published at Fredericksburg, 1814).;.
Feb. 1776 to Apr. 1776 011706 blue | JA to George Wythe: Thoughts on Government. Printed: JA, Works, 4:189–200,; Printed: JA, Letters, 1:276–286.; Essex Journal (Newburyport)1 Nov. 1776; Penna, Gazette, 11 June 1777.; JA, Papers, 4:86;.
2 Mar. 1776 011715 pink | Elisha Boudinot to JA. New Ark. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:42;.
2 Mar. 1776 to 10 Mar. 1776 011718 pink | AA to JA. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 136–140; AA, Letters, 1840, 87–92; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn, 1:87–92; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 67–71; AFC 1:352-356; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 98-103.
2 Mar. 1776 to 10 Mar. 1776 011719 pink | AA to JA. 4 p. (transcript by CFA).
4 Mar. 1776 011716 pink | Joseph Frye to JA. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:42;.
7 Mar. 1776 011721 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Report re letter from N.H. Committee of Safety; no text discovered (see JA Chronology). JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
7 Mar. 1776 011717 yellow | JA General John Thomas. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:43;.
7 Mar. 1776 011720 pink | James Warren to JA. Plymouth. 5 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):209–211.; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. 212.; JA, Papers, 4:44;.
8 Mar. 1776 011726 blue | . Resolutions Concerning the Canadian Campaign. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:5, printed from JCC vol. 4, p. 191–192;.
8 Mar. 1776 011725 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Report re letters from American generals; no MS text discovered (see JA Chronology), but see:. JCC, 4:190–191;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
8 Mar. 1776 011722 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 3 p.. AFC 1:356-357; Document image and transcription.
8 Mar. 1776 011723 pink | General Horatio Gates to JA. Head Quarters. 3 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. 228.; Printed: JA, Papers, 4:47;.
8 Mar. 1776 011724 yellow | Horatio Gates to JA. Head Quarters. 3 p.. Printed: MHS, Procs., 1st ser., 14 (1875–1876): 281–282.; MHS, Procs., 67 (1941–1944):137–138.;.
9 Mar. 1776 011727 yellow | Jonathan Trumbull to JA and George Wythe (with enclosures). Lebanon.. 2 p..
10 Mar. 1776 011728 pink | Mercy Warren to JA. Plimouth. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:49;.
10 Mar. 1776 011729 yellow | Mercy Warren to JA. Plymouth. 4 p. (LbC). Mercy Otis Warren, p. 69-72.
12 Mar. 1776 011730 pink | Vergennes to Turgot; followed by "Considerations," which accompanied the original. Versailles. 7 p. (transcript, in hand of CFA2, for CFA).
13 Mar. 1776 011731 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Report re memorial from Montreal merchants; no text discovered (see JA Chronology). JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
14 Mar. 1776 011732 pink | Joseph Ward to JA. Camp at Roxbury. 3 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. 331–32.; JA, Papers, 4:52;.
14 Mar. 1776 011733 yellow | Joseph Ward to JA. Camp at Roxbury. 2 p.. Printed: MHS, Procs., 1st ser., 14 (1875–1876): 282–283.;.
15 Mar. 1776 011735 yellow | John Sullivan to JA. Winter Hill. 5 p.. Printed: MHS, Procs., 1st ser., 14 (1875–1876): 283–285.;.
16 Mar. 1776 to 18 Mar. 1776 011736 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 140–144; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. 362, 379–80.; AFC 1:357-361; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 103-106.
17 Mar. 1776 011737 pink | JA to AA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 144–145; JA, Letters, 1:87–88; AFC 1:361-362; Document image and transcription.
19 Mar. 1776 011738 pink | JA to AA. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 145–147; JA, Letters, 1:89–91; AFC 1:362-364; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 106-108.
19 Mar. 1776 011739 pink | JA to AA. 2 p. (transcript by CFA).
20 Mar. 1776 011740 blue | JAet al. . In Congress.. Commission and Instructions for American Commissioners deputed to go to Canada.. Printed: JCC, 4:215–219; JA, Papers, 4:6;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
21 Mar. 1776 011741 yellow | JA. . Phila.. Resolutions in Continental Congress on encouraging culture of hemp, flax, cotton and wool and societies for the improvement of agriculture, etc.. 1 p.. Printed in Pennsylvania Gazette, 27 March 1776, page 2, column 2;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
21 Mar. 1776 011743 yellow | JA to James Warren. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):212–214.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:402–403 (in part).; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. by William Bell Clark, vol. 4(1776) p. 437.; JA, Papers, 4:56;.
22 Mar. 1776 011744 pink | Isaac Smith Sr. to JA. Salem. 2 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. 445.; AFC 1:364-365;.
23 Mar. 1776 011748 yellow | JA. . Phila.. Resolutions in Continental Congress on fitting privateers and rules regulating confiscation practices.. 1 p.. Printed in Pennsylvania Gazette, 27 March 1776, page 2, column 2 & 3;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
23 Mar. 1776 011745 yellow | JA to General Horatio Gates. Philadelphia. 4 p.. JA, Papers, 4:58; Printed: MHS, Procs., 67 (1941–1944):138–139.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:405–406 (in part); Force, Archives, 4th ser., 5:471; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. by William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. 480–481.; Printed: JA, Works, 1:206–208;.
23 Mar. 1776 011747 pink | Joseph Ward to JA. Boston. 3 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. 470–471.; JA, Papers, 4:60;.
25 Mar. 1776 011750 yellow | Jonathan Trumbull to JA & George Wythe (with enclosures). Lebanon.. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:64; Printed: Naval Docs. of the Amer. Rev., 4:505.;.
27 Mar. 1776 011751 yellow | JA to [William Hooper]: holograph of earliest version of Thoughts on Government, with docketing slip in Thomas Burke's hand. 7 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:73;.
27 Mar. 1776 011752 yellow | JA to [William Hooper]: earliest version of Thoughts on Government (copy). 8 p.. Printed: State Records of North Carolina, vol. 11 (Winston, N.C., 1895): 321–327;.
27 Mar. 1776 011753 yellow | JA to John Penn. 8 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:78 at [ante 27 March 1776]; PRINTED: Paul H. Smith ed., Letters of Delegates to Congress 3:399ff. at [19–27? March 1776]; Printed: JA, Works, 4:203–209, from John Taylor, Inquiry into the Principles and Policy of the Government of the United States, New Haven, 1950, p. 452–458 (originally published at Fredericksburg, 1814)..
27 Mar. 1776 011754 pink | Isaac Smith Sr. to JA. Salem. 2 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. p.533.; AFC 1:365;.
28 Mar. 1776 011755 pink | Jeduthun Baldwin to JA. New York. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:93;.
29 Mar. 1776 011756 pink | JA to AA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 147–148; JA, Letters, 1:92–93; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:411–412 (in part); AFC 1:366; Document image and transcription.
29 Mar. 1776 011757 yellow | JA to Cotton Tufts. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: Magazine of History, 21:131–132 (Aug.–Sept. 1915).; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. by William Bell Clark, vol. 4(1776) p. 566–7.; AFC 1:367-368;.
29 Mar. 1776 011758 yellow | JA to James Warren. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):216–217.; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. by William Bell Clark, vol. 4(1776) p. 566.; Printed: JA, Papers, 4:95;.
30 Mar. 1776 011761 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Report re appt. of Maj. Elias Wrixon as chief engineer; no text discovered (see JA Chronology). JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
30 Mar. 1776 011760 yellow | JA to Norton Quincy. Philadelphia. ALS. 2 p.. PRINTED FROM RC (MH): Paul H. Smith ed., Letters of Delegates to Cong. 3:464; AFC 1:368-369;.
30 Mar. 1776 to 3 Apr. 1776 011762 pink | James Warren to JA. Watertown. 6 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):217–220.; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. by William Bell Clark, vol. 4(1776) p, 639.; JA, Papers, 4:95;.
31 Mar. 1776 011764 pink | Hugh Hughes to JA. New York. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:98;.
31 Mar. 1776 to 5 Apr. 1776 011763 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 148–150; AFC 1:369-371; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 109-111.
Mar. 1776 011734 pink | Jno, Sullivan to John Adams. Winter Hill. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:53;.
1 Apr. 1776 011765 yellow | JA George Washington. 2 p.. Printed: Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:413 (in part), from LC, Letters to Washington, 8:280; Force, Archives, 4th ser., 5:747; PMHB, 1:89 (1877) (in part); JA, Papers, 4:101; Printed: Washington, Papers, Rev. War, 4:1–4.
2 Apr. 1776 011772 yellow | JA et al. . Philadelphia. Dft report of letter to Washington. In hand of John Jay.. 2 p.. Printed: Jay Papers, vol. I;.
2 Apr. 1776 011773 blue | JA et al. . In Congress.. Letter of thanks to General Washington on the occasion of the British evacuation of Boston.. Printed: JCC, 4:248–249;.
2 Apr. 1776 011767 yellow | JA to Joseph Palmer. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: "Biographical Sketch of Gen. Joseph Palmer," The New Englander, 3 (Jan. 1845), 10–11.; JA, Papers, 4:102;.
2 Apr. 1776 011768 yellow | JA to Joseph Palmer. Philadelphia. 2 p. (copy). Printed: Mass. Hist. Soc., Procs., 1st ser., 10 (1867–1869): 208–209.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:413 (in part), with recipient identified as James Warren..
2 Apr. 1776 011769 yellow | JA to G. Washington. New York. 1p..
3 Apr. 1776 011775 yellow | JA et al. . Philadelphia. (Mass. delegates to the Continental Congress) to the Council of Mass. Bay. 3 p.. JA, Papers, 4:104;.
3 Apr. 1776 011776 yellow | JA et al. . Philadelphia. (Mass. delegates to the Continental Congress) to the president of [the Council of] Mass. Bay. 3 p..
3 Apr. 1776 011774 yellow | JA to James Warren. 1 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):220–221.; JA, Papers, 4:103;.
3 Apr. 1776 011777 pink | Joseph Ward to JA. Boston. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. 641–642.; JA, Papers, 4:106;.
3 Apr. 1776 011778 yellow | Mercy Warren to JA. Watertown. 2 p. (LbC). Printed: JA, Papers, 4:108;.
4 Apr. 1776 011779 pink | Adams, Peter Boylston (born 1738) to JA. Braintree. 2 p.. AFC 1:371-372;.
5 Apr. 1776 011780 pink | John Winthrop to JA. Watertown. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:109;.
6 Apr. 1776 011781 pink | JA to AA. 1 p. (fragment; first part of letter missing). AFC, 1:331–333.; Document image and transcription.
6 Apr. 1776 011782 pink | J. D. Sergeant to JA. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:11;.
6 Apr. 1776 011783 pink | Isaac Smith Sr. to JA. Salem. 2 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. 676.; AFC 1:372-374;.
7 Apr. 1776 to 11 Apr. 1776 011784 pink | AA to JA. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 150–153; AA, Letters, 1840, 93–96; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., 1:93–96, also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 71–74; AFC 1:374-376; Document image and transcription.
12 Apr. 1776 011786 pink | JA to AA. 1 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 153; JA, Letters, 1:93–94; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. 788–89.; AFC 1:376-377; Document image and transcription.
12 Apr. 1776 011787 yellow | JA to Gen. Joseph Palmer. 3 p.. Printed: The New Englander, Vol. III, No. 1, p. 11–12; JA, Papers, 4:116; Printed in the New-York Review and Atheneum Magazine, 2: 445–446 (May 1826).; Printed: NEHGR, 30:310–311 (July 1876);.
12 Apr. 1776 011789 yellow | JA William Tudor. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:118;.
13 Apr. 1776 011790 yellow | AA to Mercy Warren. Braintree. 4 p.. AFC 1:377-378;.
13 Apr. 1776 011791 pink | Saml. Chase to Nancy. Saratoga. 1 p..
14 Apr. 1776 011792 pink | AA to JA. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 156–158; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. 814.; AFC 1:378-381;.
14 Apr. 1776 011793 pink | JA to AA. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 153–155; JA, Letters, 1:94–97; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:406n (three sentences only); Force, Archives, 4th ser., 5:931; AFC 1:381-383; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 111-113.
15 Apr. 1776 011794 pink | JA to AA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 158–159; JA, Letters, 1:98–100; AFC 1:383-385; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 113-114.
15 Apr. 1776 011795 yellow | JA to General William Heath. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: MHS, Colls., 7th ser., 4 (1904):9–10.; JA, Papers, 4:119;.
15 Apr. 1776 011796 pink | G. Washington JA. New York. 2 p.. Printed: Washington, Papers, Rev. War, 4:67 Printed: Washington, Writings, ed. Fitzpatrick, 4:483;.
15 Apr. 1776 011799 yellow | George Washington to JA. New York. 1 p. (LbC).
15 Apr. 1776 011797 yellow | George Washington to JA. New York. 2 p. (copy).
15 Apr. 1776 011798 yellow | Geo. Washington to JA. New York. 1 p..
16 Apr. 1776 011802 yellow | JA to Joseph Ward. Philadelphia. 3 p. (copy). Printed: Quincy Patriot (23 Oct. 1852), p. 1, Col. 1; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. by William Bell Clark, vol. 4(1776) p. 851. extract.; PRINTED: Paul H. Smith ed., Letters of Delegates to Cong. 3:534; Printed: The Literary World (N.Y.), 11:179 (18 Sept. 1852); Printed also: Scribner's Monthly (N.Y.), 11:571–572 (Feb. 1876); Excerpt Printed: Boston Society Publications, 4:68;.
16 Apr. 1776 011804 blue | JA to [Joseph Ward]. Phila..
16 Apr. 1776 011805 yellow | JA to James Warren. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):225–228.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:424 (in part); Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. by William Bell Clark, vol. 4(1776) p. 850–851.; JA, Papers, 4:121;.
16 Apr. 1776 011806 yellow | JA to Mercy Warren. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):221–224.; JA, Papers, 4:123;.
16 Apr. 1776 011801 pink | Isaac Smith Sr. to JA. Salem. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:126;.
17 Apr. 1776 011809 yellow | JA, Benjamin Harrison, & William Whipple to George Washington. Philadelphia. 3 p.. PRINTED: Paul H. Smith ed., Letters of Delegates to Congress 3:546–47 under heading "Committee on Fortifying Ports to George Washington";.
17 Apr. 1776 011807 pink | John Penn to JA. Halifax. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:128;.
17 Apr. 1776 011808 pink | Mercy Warren to AA. Watertown. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):228–230.; AFC 1:385-386;.
18 Apr. 1776 011810 pink | AA to JA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 160–161; AFC 1:386-387; Document image and transcription.
18 Apr. 1776 011811 blue | JA to AA2. Printed: AA2, Jour. and Corr., 2:4–5.; Printed (in part): Roof, Colonel William Smith and Lady, p. 12.; AFC 1:387-388;.
18 Apr. 1776 011812 pink | JA to JQA. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 159–160; AFC 1:388;.
18 Apr. 1776 011813 white | JA to JQA. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: MHS, Procs., 1st ser., 14 (1875–1876): 231 Read by Robert C. Winthrop as President of MHS.;.
18 Apr. 1776 011815 pink | Saml Chase to JA. Fort George. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:129;.
20 Apr. 1776 011816 yellow | JA to James Warren. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):230–232.; JA, Papers, 4:130;.
20 Apr. 1776 011817 pink | Jeduthun Baldwin to JA. New York. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:133;.
21 Apr. 1776 011818 pink | AA to JA. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 161–163; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. 1183.; AFC 1:389-391; Document image and transcription.
21 Apr. 1776 011819 pink | Saml. Chase to JA. Landing at North End of Lake George. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:133;.
21 Apr. 1776 011820 yellow | Committee of Galloway, N.J. (richard Price) to the Mass. delegates in Congress (with an enclosure from Capt. Job Trupp). Galloway Township, N.J.. 2 p..
21 Apr. 1776 011821 pink | Wm. Tudor to JA. New York. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:134;.
22 Apr. 1776 011822 yellow | JA to James Warren. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):232–234.; JA, Papers, 4:135;.
22 Apr. 1776 011823 pink | Dr. Samuel Cooper to JA. Boston. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. 1191–93. Mistakenly noted as William Cooper to JA.; JA, Papers, 4:137;.
22 Apr. 1776 011824 pink | Isaac Smith Sr. to JA. Salem. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:140;.
22 Apr. 1776 011825 yellow | George Washington to JA, Benjamin Harrison, & William Whipple. New York. 1 p. (copy). Printed: Washington, Writings, ed. Fitzpatrick, 4:504;.
23 Apr. 1776 011828 yellow | JAet al. . In Congress. Report on letters from Canada and Pittsburg, and Generals Washington and Schuyler. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
23 Apr. 1776 011827 pink | JA to AA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 163–165; JA, Letters, 1:100–102; AFC 1:391-393; Document image and transcription.
23 Apr. 1776 011829 pink | Horatio Gates to JA. New York. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:141; Printed: MHS, Procs., 67 (1941–1944):140–141.;.
24 Apr. 1776 011831 yellow | JA William Tudor. 4 p.. Printed: MHS, Colls., 2d ser., 8 (1826):314–315.; JA, Papers, 4:143;.
24 Apr. 1776 011832 pink | B[en] K[ent] to JA. Boston. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 2:291n; JA, Papers, 4:145;.
26 Apr. 1776 011833 pink | Cotton Tufts to JA. Weymouth. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. 1261–1263.; AFC 1:393-396;.
27 Apr. 1776 011836 pink | AA to Mrs. Warren. 4 p..
27 Apr. 1776 011837 yellow | AA to Mercy Warren. Braintree. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):234–236.; AFC 1:396-398;.
27 Apr. 1776 011834 yellow | JA to General Horatio Gates. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: MHS, Procs., 67 (1941–1944):141–143; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:433 (in part); Force, Archives, 4th ser., 6:1091; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. by William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. 1287.; JA, Papers, 4:146;.
27 Apr. 1776 011835 yellow | JA to Horatio Gates. Philadelphia. 4 p. (Tr).
27 Apr. 1776 011838 yellow | John Carothers to President of the Board of War [JA]. 4 p..
28 Apr. 1776 011839 pink | JA to AA. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 165–168; JA, Letters, 1:102–106; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:434 (in part); Force, Archives, 4th ser., 5:1110; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. by William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. 1296.; AFC 1:398-401; Document image and transcription.
28 Apr. 1776 011840 yellow | JA to John Penn. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:149;.
28 Apr. 1776 011841 pink | Saml. Chase to JA. Saint Johns. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:150;.
29 Apr. 1776 011842 blue | JA to James Otis (Sr.). Printed: JA, Works, 9:374; JA, Papers, 4:151;.
30 Apr. 1776 011843 pink | Isaac Copland to AA. receipt. 2 p..
30 Apr. 1776 011845 pink | B. Greenleaf to James Warren, with 1 enclosure. Watertown. 4 p..
30 Apr. 1776 011844 pink | Jos. Greenleaf to JA. Boston. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:152;.
30 Apr. 1776 011846 pink | James Warren to JA. Watertown. 6 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):236–238.; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 4(1776) p. 1326.; JA, Papers, 4:153;.
30 Apr. 1776 011847 pink | Dr. Winthrop to JA. Watertown. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:156;.
Apr. 1776 011785 pink | Jon, D. Sergeant to JA. Princeton. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:114;.
Apr. 1776 011848 yellow | Professor John Winthrop to JA. Watertown.. 1 p. [verso of a superscription leaf of JA to JW]. Printed: Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 5th ser., 4 (1878): 296–298; Printed: JA, Papers, 4:156;.
1 May 1776 011849 pink | Archibald Bulloch to JA. Savannah in Georgia. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:158;.
1 May 1776 011850 pink | William Gordon to JA. Jamica Plain. 3 p.. Printed: MHS, Procs., 63 (1929–1930):319–320.; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. by William Bell Clark, vol. 4(1776) p. 1357.; JA, Papers, 4:159;.
1 May 1776 011851 pink | Isaac Smith Sr. to JA. Salem. 2 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. 1356–1357.;.
1 May 1776 011852 pink | William Stearns to JA. Worcester. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:162;.
4 May 1776 011853 pink | Horatio Gates to JA. New York. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:164; Printed: MHS, Procs., 67 (1941–1944):143–144.;.
4 May 1776 011855 pink | Isaac Smith Sr. to JA. Salem. 2 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol.4 (1776) p. 1456–1457. Mistakenly noted as 8 May 1776.; JA, Papers, 4:165;.
4 May 1776 011856 pink | J[ohn] S[ullivan] to JA. New York. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:167; Printed: Sullivan, Papers, ed. Haumond, 1:194–196.;.
4 May 1776 011858 pink | Wm. Tudor to JA. New York. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:169;.
5 May 1776 011859 pink | Joseph Ward to JA. Boston. 8 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:171;.
6 May 1776 011860 yellow | JA to Professor John Winthrop. 4 p.. Printed: Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 5th ser., 4 (1878):299–301; JA, Papers, 4:174;.
6 May 1776 011861 pink | Dr. Cooper to JA. Boston. 2 p..
6 May 1776 011862 pink | Robert Pierpont to JA. Roxbury. 2 p..
7 May 1776 021837 yellow | Commissioners at Paris, 1st U.S. Joint Commission (JA, Benjamin Franklin, Arthur Lee) . Accounts: "Journal of Cash for the Commission, at the Court of France". ca. 150 p.; numbered 1–51, 1–49 (double pages). JA—Accounts and Financial Matters.
7 May 1776 to 9 May 1776 011863 pink | AA to JA. Braintree. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 168–170; AA, Letters, 1840, 96–99; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., 1:96–99; AA, Letters, 1848, 74–76; AFC 1:401-403; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 115-116.
8 May 1776 011865 pink | J. Warren to JA. Watertown. 5 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):239–241.; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 4 (1776) p. 1457.; JA, Papers, 4:176;.
8 May 1776 011864 yellow | AA to Mercy Warren. 2 p.. Printed: AA, Letters, 1848, p. 80–81; AFC 1:403-404;.
9 May 1776 011866 pink | AA to JA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 170–171; AFC 1:404-406; Document image and transcription.
9 May 1776 011869 yellow | President of Massachusetts Council to JA et al., Mass. delegates in Congress; followed by Mass. General Court to JA et al., 6 June 1776. 3 p..
9 May 1776 011868 yellow | Massachusetts General Court to the Mass. delegates to Congress. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:180;.
9 May 1776 011867 pink | Ja. Sullivan to JA. Watertown. 3 p.. Printed: (in part) Thomas C. Amory, Life of James Sullivan (Boston, 1859), 1:75–77.; Printed: JA, Papers, 4:178;.
12 May 1776 011870 pink | JA to AA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 172–173; JA, Letters, 1:107–108; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, Vol. 5 (1970), p. 67.; AFC 1:406-407; Document image and transcription.
12 May 1776 011871 yellow | JA to James Warren. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):242–244.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:443n (one sentence only).; JA, Papers, 4:181;.
12 May 1776 011872 yellow | JA to Professor John Winthrop. 4 p.. Printed: Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 5th ser., 4 (1878):301–302; Printed: JA, Papers, 4:183;.
13 May 1776 011873 yellow | Henry Knox to JA. New York. 2 p. (Tr).
14 May 1776 011874 pink | AA to JA. 3 p.. AFC 1:407-409; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 117-118.
14 May 1776 011875 pink | Isaac Smith to JA. Salem. 2 p.. AFC 1:409;.
15 May 1776 011878 yellow | JA. . Phila.. "In Congress, May 15, 1776 . . ." Resolution in Continental Congress for Instituting new state governments [printed in Pennsylvania Gazette]. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:11; Printed in Pennsylvania Gazette, 22 May 1776, page 1, column 3. Discussed in D/JA, under 13–15 May 1776 (vol. 2:238–240); also in JA's Autobiography (D/JA, 3:335, 382–386); also in note on JA to AA, 17 May 1776 (Series II, vol. 1:410–412). See JCC, 4:342 (10 May) and 357–358 (15 May); Wood, Creation of the Amer. Republic, p. 132.;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
15 May 1776 011876 pink | JA to AA. 1 p.. AFC 1:409-410; Document image and transcription.
15 May 1776 011877 yellow | JA to James Warren. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):245–247.; PMHB, 58:318 (Oct. 1934).; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:445–446 (no signature).; JA, Papers, 4:186;.
15 May 1776 to 10 Sep. 1776 430357 pink | JA . Diary. 24 p.. Document image and transcription.
16 May 1776 011882 yellow | JAet al. . In Congress. Report on letters from General Washington, (11 May 1776), Gen. Schuyler (3 May 1776), and Capt. Robertson (9 May 1776).. 5 p.. Printed: JCC, 4:361–361;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
16 May 1776 011881 yellow | JA to [Joseph Ward]. 3 p.. Printed: Letters of Delegates to Cong., 4:3–4. Recipient identified there as Joseph Palmer but letter of 29 May 1776 indicates recipient was Joseph Ward.; Printed in the N.Y. Review, 2:446–447 (May 1826).;.
16 May 1776 011884 pink | Richard Devens to JA. Watertown. 2 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5(1970):133.; JA, Papers, 4:187;.
16 May 1776 011885 pink | Knox to JA. New York. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5(1970):23.; Printed: Amer. Antiq. Soc. Procs., LVI(1946), 210.; Printed: JA, Papers, 4:189;.
17 May 1776 011886 pink | JA to AA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 173–175; JA, Letters, 1:109–111; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:453 (in part); Force, Archives, 4th ser., 6:488; AFC 1:410-412; Document image and transcription.
17 May 1776 011883 yellow | JA and other Massachusetts delegates to George Washington. Philadelphia. 1 p.. PRINTED: Letters of Delegates to Cong., 4:14–15;.
17 May 1776 011887 pink | Ja. Sullivan to JA. Boston. 3 p.. Printed: Thomas C. Amory, Life of James Sullivan (Boston, 1859), 1:81–82. (In part);.
18 May 1776 011888 yellow | JA to James Warren. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):247–249.; JA, Papers, 4:192;.
18 May 1776 011889 pink | Richard Lee to JA. Williamsburgh. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:374–375; JA, Papers, 4:194;.
20 May 1776 011890 yellow | JA to James Warren. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):249–252.; PMHB, 58:324 (Oct. 1934).; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:460–461 (in part); JA, Papers, 4:195;.
20 May 1776 011891 pink | Dr. Samuel Cooper to JA. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:197;.
20 May 1776 011892 pink | William Cushing to JA. Scituate. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5(1970):164–165.; Printed: JA, Papers, 4:199;.
20 May 1776 011893 pink | P. Henry Jr. to JA. Williamsburgh. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 4:201–202, with an important note re Braxton's answer (An Address, &c., Phila., 1776), and facsimile of part of Henry's letter, facing p. 201.; Mag. of Amer. Hist., XXVII:54–55(Jan. 1891).; Henry, Patrick Henry, 1:412–413.; JA, Papers, 4:200;.
20 May 1776 011894 yellow | Patrick Henry to JA. 1 p. (summary in Jeremiah Colburn's hand in an itemization of letters in the John Taylor Papers).
20 May 1776 011895 pink | B. Hichborn to JA. Boston. 6 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:202;.
20 May 1776 011896 pink | Saml. H. Persons to JA. N. York. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:205;.
20 May 1776 011897 pink | Jona D. Sergeant to JA. Princeton. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:207;.
21 May 1776 011898 yellow | JA. . Report (in part) of committee of Continental Congress on letters from Washington [15 May 1776], Schuyler [10 May 1776], and Commissioners to Canada [6, 8, 10 May 1776]. 6 p. (entire report; JA's insertion, 1 p.). Printed: JCC, 4:377; JA, Papers, 4:12 (JA's amendment);. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
22 May 1776 011900 yellow | JAet al. . In Congress. Committee Report on ascertaining the value of gold and silver coins. Printed: JCC, 4:381–383;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
22 May 1776 011902 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Report re Peter Semon's petition; no MS text discovered (see JA Chronology), but see: JCC, 4:374–375. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
22 May 1776 011899 pink | JA to AA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 175–176; JA, Letters, 1:112–113; AFC 1:412-413; Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 119-120.
22 May 1776 011901 pink | Isaac Smith Sr. to JA. Salem. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5(1970):197–198.; AFC 1:413-415;.
23 May 1776 011919 pink | H. Hughes to JA. New York. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:219;.
23 May 1776 011903 pink | Dr. John Winthrop to JA. Cambridge. 4 p..
23 May 1776 011904 yellow | Professor John Winthrop to JA. Cambr[idge]. 1 p. [verso of a superscription leaf of JA to JW]. Printed: Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 5th ser., 4 (1878): 303–305;.
24 May 1776 011905 yellow | JAet al. . In Congress. Report on Canadian Strategy. 3 p.. Printed: JCC, 4:387–388;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
25 May 1776 011906 yellow | JAet al. . In Congress. Report on Canada and the defense of the frontiers.. 3 p.. Printed: JCC, 4:394–396;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
25 May 1776 011907 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Report re S.C. batallions; text not discovered (see JA Chronology); recommitted (7 June); 2d report considered 18 June, for which, see. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
26 May 1776 011908 white | JA to James Sullivan. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:375–378; JA, Papers, 4:208; Printed: Columbian Magazine, 8:219–221 (April 1792).;.
26 May 1776 011910 pink | Nathanael Greene to JA. Brookline Long Island. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:213; Greene, Papers 1:218–19 under date 26 [.i.e. 24] May 1776.;.
26 May 1776 011912 pink | Benjamin Kent to JA. Boston. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:214;.
27 May 1776 011913 pink | AA to JA. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 178–181; Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5 (1970), p. 268.; AFC 1:415-419; Document image and transcription.
27 May 1776 011914 pink | JA to AA. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 176–178; JA, Letters, 1:114–116; AFC 1:419-421; Document image and transcription.
27 May 1776 011915 pink | Dr. Samuel Cooper to JA. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:215;.
27 May 1776 011916 pink | Mercy Warren to AA. Plimouth. 3 p.. AFC 1:421-422;.
29 May 1776 011918 yellow | JAet al. . In Congress. Second Report on Canadian Strategy.. 4 p.. Printed: JCC, 4:399–403;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
29 May 1776 011917 white | JA to Mr. Hitchbourne [i.e. Hichborn]. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:378–380; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:467–468 (in part); JA, Papers, 4:216;.
29 May 1776 011920 pink | Joseph Ward to JA. Boston. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5(1970):292–293.;.
30 May 1776 011922 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Report re reward for bearer of "Late intelligence from England"; MS text not discovered (see JA chronology), but see:. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
30 May 1776 011921 white | JA to Samuel Cooper. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:381–382; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:470n (one sentence only); Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5 (1970), p. 309–310.; JA, Papers, 4:220;.
May 1776 to June 1776 011923 blue | JA et al. . In Congress. Draft address to the people of America. Printed: JCC, 4:402, n.1;.
1 June 1776 011924 white | JA to I. Smith [i.e. Isaac Smith Sr.]. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:382–384; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5 (1970), p. 337–339.; AFC, 2:1-3.
1 June 1776 011925 pink | Dr. John Winthrop to JA. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:222; Printed: Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 5th ser., 4 (1878):305–308;.
2 June 1776 011927 pink | JA to AA. 2 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 181–182; JA, Letters, 1:117–118; AFC, 2:3-4 Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 120-121.
2 June 1776 011928 white | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 1 p..
2 June 1776 011929 white | JA to Colonel Knox. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:384–386; JA, Papers, 4:225;.
2 June 1776 011930 pink | H. Greene to JA. Camp on Long Island. 8 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:227;.
2 June 1776 011931 pink | J. Warren to JA. Watertown. 4 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):252–254.; Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5(1970):346.; Printed: JA, Papers, 4:231;.
3 June 1776 011932 pink | AA to JA. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 182–183; Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5 (1970), p. 358.; AFC, 2:4-5 Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 121-123.
3 June 1776 011933 white | JA to [AA?]. Philadelphia. 1 p.. AFC, 2:5-6 Document image and transcription.
3 June 1776 011934 white | JA to Patrick Henry. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:386–388; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:471 (in part); Mag. of Amer. Hist., XXVII:55–57 (Jan. 1891).; Henry, Patrick Henry, 1:414–416.; JA, Papers, 4:234;.
3 June 1776 011935 pink | Saml. H. Parsons to JA. New York. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:236;.
4 June 1776 011936 white | JA to H. Hughes [i.e. Hugh]. Philadelphia. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:388–389; JA, Papers, 4:238;.
4 June 1776 011937 white | JA to Richard Lee. Philadelphia. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:389; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:456n (brief quote only); JA, Papers, 4:239;.
5 June 1776 011938 pink | J. Warren to JA. Watertown. 1 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):254–255.; Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5 (1970):379–380.; JA, Papers, 4:240;.
6 June 1776 011941 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Report re letter from gentleman in Bermuda to one in Philadelphia; no MS text discovered (see JA Chronology). JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
6 June 1776 011939 pink | Richard Devens to JA. Watertown. 1 p..
6 June 1776 011940 yellow | Massachusetts General Court to JA et al., Massachusetts delegates in Congress. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:241;.
7 June 1776 011942 yellow | JA. . Report of committee of Continental Congress on Com. Hopkins' letter of 22 May 1776. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:13;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
7 June 1776 011943 yellow | JAet al. . In Congress. Report on Counterfeiting. Printed: JCC, 5:426;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
8 June 1776 011944 blue | JA. . Phila.. Arguments in committee of the whole for the Virginia resolution of independence. Printed: Jefferson, "Notes of Proceedings in the Continental Congress, Papers, ed. Boyd, 1:311–313 (blended with the arguments of R.H. Lee, Wythe, and others).;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
8 June 1776 011945 yellow | Thomas Greenough to Silas Deane, JA, George Wythe. 3 p..
8 June 1776 011946 yellow | George Washington to JA, Benjamin Harrison and William Whipple. New York. 2 p. (copy). Printed: Washington, Writings, ed Fitzpatrick, 5:109–110;.
9 June 1776 011948 white | JA to [AA?]. Philadelphia. 1 p..
9 June 1776 011949 white | JA to [Samuel Cooper?]. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:242;.
9 June 1776 011951 yellow | JA William Cushing. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:244;.
9 June 1776 011950 white | JA to Judge [William] Cushing. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:390–392; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:478–479 (in part); Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5 (1970), p. 437. (Mistakenly noted as to Nathan Cushing.);.
9 June 1776 011952 yellow | JA to James Warren. 2 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):256–257.; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5 (1970), p. 437–441.; JA, Papers, 4:246;.
9 June 1776 011953 white | JA to Colonel Warren, with 1 enclosure ("To prepare a Fireship," Lb 11A). 5 p..
9 June 1776 011954 pink | Zabdiel Adams to JA. Harvard. 2 p.. AFC, 2:6-8.
11 June 1776 011955 pink | JA. . Resolutions re: treaty to be proposed to foreign nations. 4 p.. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
12 June 1776 011956 white | JA to Oakes Angier. Philadelphia. 1 p.. JA, Works, 9:394–395; JA, Papers, 4:247;.
12 June 1776 011957 white | JA to Francis Dana. Philadelphia. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:395–396; JA, Papers, 4:248;.
12 June 1776 011958 pink | JA to John Lowell (2 letters, both filed under the earlier date). Braintree. 4 p. (transcripts).
12 June 1776 011959 white | JA to John Lowell. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:392–394; JA, Papers, 4:249;.
12 June 1776 011960 white | JA to David Sewall. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5 (1970), p. 498.; JA, Papers, 4:251;.
12 June 1776; 21 June 1776 430572 yellow | Continental Congress . Resolution appointing Congressional Board of War and Ordinance. Signed by Charles Thomson as secretary.. 5p.. JA—Continental Congress - Board of War.
12 June 1776 to 14 June 1776 011961 yellow | Congress. . Resolves, esp. re creation of Board of War. 4 p. (extracts from minutes, signed by Charles Thomson). Washington Papers, 28:39;. JA—Continental Congress - Board of War.
13 June 1776 011963 pink | Pelatiah Webster to JA. Boston. 1 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5(1970):507.; JA, Papers, 4:311;.
13 June 1776 to 25 June 1776 011962 pink | [Col. Josiah Quincy] to JA. Braintree. 8 p.. Printed (in separate entries for each date of cont.): Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5(1970):509,524,545,579,526.; JA, Papers, 4:302;.
14 June 1776 011964 pink | Samuel Chase to JA. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:312;.
14 June 1776 011967 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Report re compensation for Secretary of Congress Charles Thompson; MS text not discovered, but see. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
14 June 1776 011965 white | JA to S. Chase. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:396–398; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:490–492 (in part); JA, Papers, 4:312;.
14 June 1776 011966 pink | Isaac Foster Junr. to JA. New York. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:314;.
15 June 1776 011968 white | JA to Peter Boylston Adams. Philadelphia. 1 p.. AFC, 2:8-9.
15 June 1776 011969 pink | Jona D. Sergeant to JA. Burlington. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 3:55n; JA, Papers, 4:316; Printed: PMHB, 2:439 (1878).;.
15 June 1776 to 17 June 1776 011971 pink | Polly [i.e. Mary] Palmer to JA. Germantown. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5(1970):343–345, 579. (printed in two segments by the two dates); AFC, 2:9-12.
16 June 1776 011972 pink | JA to AA. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 183–185 (with an important omission); JA, Letters, 1:118–120; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:493 (in part); AFC, 2:12-13 Document image and transcription.
16 June 1776 011973 white | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 2 p..
16 June 1776 011974 yellow | JA to James Warren. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: Warren-Adams Letters, Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 72 (1917):257–258.; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:493–494 (in part); Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5 (1970), p. 568.; JA, Papers, 4:316;.
16 June 1776 011975 white | JA to Col. Warren. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:398–399; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, Ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5 (1970), p. 568.;.
16 June 1776 011976 pink | Joseph Ward to JA. Boston. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5(1970):561–562.; JA, Papers, 4:318;.
17 June 1776 011977 pink | AA to JA. Plimouth. 4 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 185–188; AA, Letters, 1840, 100–104; AA, Letters, 1840, 2d edn., 1:100–104; also in 1841 edn.; AA, Letters, 1848, 77–80; Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5 (1970), p. 584–5.; AFC, 2:13-16 Document image and transcription.
17 June 1776 011980 yellow | JA. . Report of committee of Continental Congress on letters from William Palfrey, Paymaster General, of 19 May and 3 June 1776. 2 p.. Printed: JCC, 5:458–459; JA, Papers, 4:14;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
17 June 1776 011978 pink | Dr. Cooper to JA. Boston. 4 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5 (1970), p. 577–579.;.
17 June 1776 011979 pink | Dr. Cotton Tufts to JA. Weymouth. 2 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5(1970):580–582.; AFC, 2:17-19.
18 June 1776 011981 yellow | JA to General Horatio Gates. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: MHS, Procs., 67 (1941–1944):145; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:497 (in part); Force, Archives, 5th ser., 1:21; JA, Papers, 4:319;.
19 June 1776 011982 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Board of War report; no MS text discovered (see JA Chronology), but see:. JA—Continental Congress - Board of War.
20 June 1776 011983 pink | Isaac Smith Sr. to JA. Boston. 2 p..
20 June 1776 011984 pink | Joseph Ward to JA. Boston. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:320;.
21 June 1776 011985 white | JA to Rev. Zabdiel Adams. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:399–401; AFC, 2:20-21.
21 June 1776 011986 yellow | JA, Roger Sherman, Benjamin Harrison, James Wilson and Edward Rutledge ( Board of War) to Genl. Washington and Artemas Ward. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:321;. JA—Continental Congress - Board of War.
21 June 1776 011990 pink | S. Chace to JA. Annapolis. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:412n (extract); Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:503n (in part); JA, Papers, 4:322;.
22 June 1776 011991 white | JA to Brig. Gen. N. Green. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:402–405; JA, Papers, 4:323;.
22 June 1776 011992 white | JA to [Benjamin] Kent. Philadelphia. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:401–402; JA, Papers, 4:326;.
22 June 1776 011993 white | JA to Colonel Parsons [Samuel H.]. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:405–407; JA, Papers, 4:327; Printed: Charles S. Hall, Life and Letters of Samuel Holden Parsons..., Binghamton, 1905, p. 44–45;.
23 June 1776 011997 white | JA to Mr. [William] Gordon. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:329;.
23 June 1776 011998 white | JA to John Sullivan. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:407–408; JA, Papers, 4:330; Printed: Sullivan, Papers, ed. Hammond, 1:259–260.;.
23 June 1776 012000 white | JA to Dr. Tufts. Philadelphia. 2 p.. AFC, 2:21-23.
23 June 1776 011996 yellow | JA to Professor John Winthrop. Philadelphia.. 4 p.. Printed: Mass. Hist. Soc., Colls., 5th ser., 4 (1878): 308–310; Printed: JA, Papers, 4:331;.
23 June 1776 011994 white | JA to Dr. John Winthrop. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:409–410;.
24 June 1776 012008 yellow | JA. . Report of committee of Continental Congress on fortifying ports and harbors. 1 p.. Printed: JCC, 5:476; JA, Papers, 4:15;. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
24 June 1776 012009 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Board of War report re Carpenter Wharton's petition; no MS text discovered (see JA chronology). JA—Continental Congress - Board of War.
24 June 1776 012001 white | JA to Mr. Chase [Samuel]. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:412–414; JA, Papers, 4:333;.
24 June 1776 012002 white | JA to Richard Devens. Philadelphia. 1 p.. PRINTED: Letters of Delegates to Cong. 4:305;.
24 June 1776 012003 yellow | JA William Tudor. Philadelphia. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:335;.
24 June 1776 012004 white | JA to Tudor. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:411–412;.
24 June 1776 012005 pink | Horatio Gates to JA. New York. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:337; Printed: MHS, Procs., 67 (1941–1944):145–146.;.
24 June 1776 012007 pink | Thomas Walker to JA, with 1 enclosure. Albany. 8 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:337;.
26 June 1776 012013 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Board of War report re Anton Felix Weibert's petition; no MS text discovered (see JA chronology) but see. JA—Continental Congress: Speeches and Writings.
26 June 1776 012010 pink | JA to AA. 2 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 188–190; JA, Letters, 1:120–122; Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5 (1970), p. 753.; AFC, 2:23-24 Document image and transcription.
26 June 1776 012011 white | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 2 p..
26 June 1776 012012 pink | Isaac Smith Sr. to JA. Salem. 2 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5(1970):750.;.
27 June 1776 012014 blue | JAet al. . In Congress. Board of War report re unspecified Gen. Washington letter; no MS text discovered (see JA chronology), but see:. JA—Continental Congress - Board of War.
28 June 1776 012015 blue | JAet al. . In Congress.. Board of War reports re Chevalier de Kirmovau's petition to serve as a military engineer with the American army. Printed: JCC, 5:490–491;. JA—Continental Congress - Board of War.
28 June 1776 012016 pink | S. Chace to JA. Annapolis. 1 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 3:54n; also a facs., facing p. 56; JA, Papers, 4:351;.
29 June 1776 012017 yellow | John Brown to President of the Committee of the War Office. 2 p..
30 June 1776 012018 white | JA to Dr. Tufts. Philadelphia. 3 p.. AFC, 2:24-26.
June 1776 012020 pink | JA. . Copy of Jefferson's draft of the Declaration of Independence, June 1776. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:345;. JA—Miscellaneous Filed with N.D. at end.
June 1776 012019 pink | Samuel Chase to JA. 2 p..
1 July 1776 012021 white | JA to Archibald Bulloch. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:414–415; JA, Papers, 4:352;.
1 July 1776 012023 blue | JA to Archibald Bulloch. Philadelphia. Printed: Columbian Magazine, 3:157–158 (March 1792).; H. Niles, Principles and Acts of the Revolution, 1822, p. 327; Printed: Portfolio, 3: 500–502 (June 1817);.
1 July 1776 012024 pink | JA to Mr. Chase [Samuel]. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA, Works, 9:415–416;.
1 July 1776 012025 white | JA to Mr. Chase. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:353; Printed: Columbian Magazine, 8:158–159 (March 1792).; Printed: Portfolio, 3:502–503 (June 1817); PMHB, 48:141 (April 1924), & 58:339 (Oct. 1934); from Force, Archives, 4th ser., 6:1194.; H. Niles, Principles and Acts of the Revolution, 1822, p. 327–328.;.
1 July 1776 012028 pink | Samuel Cooper to JA. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:355;.
1 July 1776 012029 pink | J. Palmer to JA. Watertown. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:356;.
1 July 1776 012030 pink | Joseph Ward to JA. Boston. 3 p..
2 July 1776 012031 white | JA to Dr. Cooper. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:357;.
3 July 1776 012032 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 190–192; JA, Letters, 1:123–125; JA, Works, 1:230–232; JA, Works, 9:417–420; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:526 (in part); Force, Archives, 4th ser., 6:1232; (extract only) Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol 5:898 (1970). Niles, Principles and Acts of the Revolution, 1876, p. 105; Niles, Principles and the Acts of the Revolution, 1822, p. 328–329; CFA, Life of JA, 1871, 1:322–324; AFC, 2:27-29 Document image and transcription; Printed: Columbian Magazine, 8:313–314 (May 1792).; American Apollo, 1:305–306 (6 July 1792).
3 July 1776 012033 pink | JA to AA. Phila.. 2 p. (transcript by CFA).
3 July 1776 012036 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 3 p.. Printed: JA-AA, Familiar Letters, p. 192–194; JA, Letters, 1:126–129; Burnett, ed., Letters of Members, 1:526n (in part); H. Niles, Principles and Acts of the Revolution, 1822, p. 329–330, from "a late Boston Paper" as contributed by Thomas Dawes (see JA to Dawes, 16 Feb. 1819, and Dawes' note in Niles, p. 328).; AFC, 2:29-33 Document image and transcription; MDF, p. 124-125; Printed: Columbian Magazine, 8:314–315 (May 1792).; American Apollo, 1:306–307 (6 July 1792);.
3 July 1776 012038 pink | JA to AA. Phila.. 2 p. (transcript by CFA).
3 July 1776 012040 pink | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 1 p. (copy).
3 July 1776 012034 white | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 2 p.. Printed: Naval Documents of the American Revolution, ed. William Bell Clark, vol. 5 (1970), p. 858.; Printed in H. Niles, Principles and Acts of the Revolution, 1822, p. 328–329, from "a late Boston Paper," as communicated by Thomas Dawes; see Dawes' headnotes in Niles, p. 328, and JA to Dawes, 16 Feb. 1819 (also in Niles, p. 320).;.
3 July 1776 012037 white | JA to AA. Philadelphia. 2 p..
3 July 1776 012056 blue | JA to AA. Printed: Boston Patriot, III, no. 36 (4 July 1810); Niles' Register, 4:281 (3 July 1813), 30:345 (15 July 1826); National Register (Washington), 1:289–290 (6 July 1816); National Register (Washington),10:17 (8 July 1820);.
3 July 1776 431036 yellow | JA Polly Palmer. Philadelphia. 2p. (Tr).
3 July 1776 012043 blue | JA to ?. Philadelphia. Printed: National Register (Washington), 1:289–290 (6 July 1816); Also printed: National Register (Washington), 10:17 (8 July 1820);.
3 July 1776 012045 pink | Mercy Warren to AA. Plimouth. 2 p.. AFC, 2:33-34.
4 July 1776 012047 pink | . Facsimiles of the engrossed and signed text of the Declaration of Independence: one example executed by Maverick (1818) and two examples executed by Stone (4 July 1823). JA—Miscellaneous Filed with N.D. at end.
4 July 1776 012046 yellow | . Declaration of Independence, in hand of Thomas Jefferson, with alterations by JA & Benjamin Franklin. 5 p..
4 July 1776 012048 goldenrod | JA. . Copy of Jefferson's draft of the Declaration of Independence, June 1776.
4 July 1776 012049 pink | Colonel Jos. Reed to JA. New York. 4 p.. Printed: JA, Papers, 4:358;.