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Abigail Adams to John Quincy Adams, 23 August 1785 [Adams Family Correspondence 6:296]

Abigail Adams to John Quincy Adams, 6 September 1785 [Adams Family Correspondence 6:344]

Abigail Adams to John Quincy Adams, 6 September 1785 [Adams Family Correspondence 6:346]+

Mary Palmer to Abigail Adams, 11 December 1785 [Adams Family Correspondence 6:490]

From James Warren, 22 June 1777 [Papers of John Adams 5:231]

From James Warren, 22 June 1777 [Papers of John Adams 5:232]+

To James Warren, 7 July 1777 [Papers of John Adams 5:242]

Introduction [Papers of John Adams 5:xxi]

I. John Adams’ Draft of the Commissioners to the Comte de Vergennes, 20 December 1778 [Papers of John Adams 7:295]

I. John Adams’ Draft of the Commissioners to the Comte de Vergennes, 20 December 1778 [Papers of John Adams 7:296]

II. The Commissioners to the Comte de Vergennes, 9 January 1779 [Papers of John Adams 7:306]

To Benjamin Franklin, 22 November 1781 [Papers of John Adams 12:79]+

From Edmund Jenings, 26 November 1781 [Papers of John Adams 12:89]+

Antoine Marie Cerisier to John Adams: A Translation, 18 August 1782 [Papers of John Adams 13:252]+

From William Gordon, 7 September 1782 [Papers of John Adams 13:450]

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– AA on [2 references]

– AA's comments on [2 references]

– Amer. love of luxury compared to Old Testament [1 reference]

– Brit. payment for Amer. slaves liberated during Revolution [1 reference]

– British incitement of [1 reference]

– British seizure of [3 references]

– Gov. Martin and, in N.C. [1 reference]

– JA on proposal to enlist an African American battalion [2 references]

– JA's attitude toward [1 reference]

– JA's attitude toward slave trade [1 reference]

– JA's comments on [3 references]

– Jefferson has slave accompany daughter to Europe [1 reference]

– Joshua Steele ameliorates condition of slaves in Barbados [1 reference]

– Laurence Sterne on [1 reference]

– Sarsfield's essay on [1 reference]

– Trowbridge's and JA's comments on [1 reference]

– U.S. and slave trade [2 references]

– actions by for freedom, Nos. 38-42 [1 reference]

– and Declaration of Independence [2 references]

– and tobacco cultivation [1 reference]

– as British allies [1 reference]

– as taxable estate [1 reference]

– as taxable property, debated in Continental Congress [1 reference]

– basic potential of, defended [1 reference]

– cases concerning [2 references]

– curfew for, act regarding [1 reference]

– drain on Congress' resources [1 reference]

– emancipation of Phoebe Abdee [1 reference]

– factor in British success in lower South [1 reference]

– fear of insurrection by [1 reference]

– freed by Lord Dunmore [1 reference]

– in S.C. [3 references]

– incompatibility with American Revolution [2 references]

– institution in southern colonies, No. 42 [1 reference]

– legal basis for, No. 39 [1 reference]

– manumission of [2 references]

– mentioned [1 reference]

– number of slaves owned by William Blake [1 reference]

– practice trades in Md. [1 reference]

– prisoners of Barbary States forced into [1 reference]

– proposal to free [2 references]

– proposals for abolition of [3 references]

– proposed conquest of Quebec by [2 references]

– reaction to British cruelty [1 reference]

– reported use of, as soldiers [3 references]

– resolution in Congress against importation of [1 reference]

– suit by, in Newport v. Billing [1 reference]

– those carried off by British, discussed in peace negotiations [5 references]

– validity in England [2 references + 1 subentry]

See Also

See also Abolition

See also African Americans