Letters of Members of the Continental Congress, Tema 299,Volumen3

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Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1926
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Henry Laurens to John Laurens Jan 8
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Henry Laurens to the Marquis de Lafayette Jan 28 59
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Daniel Roberdeau to Thomas Wharton jr Jan 30 62
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Cornelius Harnett to Richard Caswell Jan 31 65
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Elbridge Gerry to George Washington Jan 13
33
Abraham Clark to Lord Stirling Jan 15
39
Henry Laurens to Baron de Kalb Jan 22
46
Gouverneur Morris to John Jay Feb I
66
James Lovell to Benjamin Lincoln Feb 2
67
The Committee of Conference Minutes Feb 2 3
69
Jonathan Bayard Smith to George Bryan Feb 3
70
The Committee of Conference Minutes Feb 4 5
71
John Penn to Theodorick Bland Feb 6
72
James Lovell to Samuel Adams Feb 6
73
Henry Laurens to the Marquis de Lafayette Feb 7
74
Elbridge Gerry to Samuel Adams Feb 7
76
James Lovell to John Langdon Feb 8
77
Henry Laurens to Jonathan Trumbull Feb 9
79
Cornelius Harnett to Richard Caswell Feb 10
80
The Committee of Conference to George Washington Feb II
81
Thomas McKean to George Read Feb 12
82
The Committee of Conference Minutes Feb 12 13
83
James Forbes to Thomas Johnson jr Feb 13
84
John Henry jr to Thomas Johnson jr Feb 14
85
The Committee of Conference Minutes Feb 14 16
86
Daniel Roberdeau to Thomas Wharton jr Feb 17
87
Eliphalet Dyer to William Williams Feb 17
88
The Committee of Conference Minutes Feb 17 18
89
Oliver Wolcott to Mrs Wolcott Feb 18
90
John Penn to Robert R Livingston Feb 19
91
Henry Laurens to Francis Dana Feb 20
92
Henry Laurens to William Heath Feb 20
93
Daniel Roberdeau to James McLene Feb 21
94
The Commercial Committee to Robert Morris Feb 21
95
The Committee of Conference Minutes Feb 2225
96
Daniel Roberdeau to Thomas Wharton jr Feb 23
97
Henry Laurens to Samuel Alleyne Otis Feb 24
98
Jonathan Bayard Smith to Joseph Reed Feb 25
99
The Committee of Conference Minutes Feb 2628 1ΟΙ
101
Jonathan Bayard Smith to Thomas Wharton jr Feb 28 1ΟΙ 118 Henry Laurens to George Washington Mar 1 1ΟΙ 119 Henry Laurens to Francis Dan...
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William Ellery to Nicholas Cooke Mar 1
103
The Committee of Conference Minutes Mar 14
104
William Ellery to John Langdon Mar 2
105
Henry Laurens to the Marquis de Lafayette Mar 4
106
Gouverneur Morris to George Clinton Mar 4
107
William Duer to Robert Morris Mar 5
108
The Committee of Conference Minutes Mar 57
109
John Henry jr to Thomas Johnson jr Mar 6 IIO 132 Oliver Wolcott to Mrs Wolcott Mar 6 ΙΙο 133 John Penn to Robert Morris Mar 6 IIO 134 The C...
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Henry Laurens to the Marquis de Lafayette Mar 6 III
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Henry Laurens to the Marquis de Lafayette Mar 7
114
The Committee of Conference Minutes Mar 812
115
James Lovell to Samuel Adams Mar 10
121
Eliphalet Dyer to William Williams Mar 10
122
Jonathan Bayard Smith to Thomas Wharton jr Mar 10
123
Jonathan Bayard Smith to James Young Mar 11
124
Eliphalet Dyer to Jonathan Trumbull Mar 12
125
Henry Laurens to Jonathan Trumbull jr Mar 12
126
Thomas Burke to Richard Caswell Mar 12
128
James Duane to George Clinton Mar 13
129
Henry Laurens to the Marquis de Lafayette Mar 13
130
The Committee of Conference to George Clinton Mar 16
131
John Henry jr to Nicholas Thomas Mar 17
132
Cornelius Harnett to William Wilkinson Mar 18
134
Daniel Roberdeau to Thomas Wharton jr Mar 19
135
Henry Laurens to Egbert Benson Mar 20
136
James Lovell to Samuel A ns Mar 20 ?
137
Henry Laurens to George Washington Mar 21
138
James Lovell to Samuel Adams Mar 23
139
Henry Laurens to Baron de Kalb Mar 24
140
Henry Laurens to the Marquis de Lafayette Mar 24
141
Henry Laurens to George Clinton Mar 24
142
Henry Laurens to William Heath Mar 25
143
Henry Laurens to George Clymer Mar 27
144
Henry Laurens to the Marquis de Lafayette Mar 27
145
Abraham Clark to Jeremiah Wadsworth Mar 29
146
Henry Laurens to George Washington Mar 30
147
Cornelius Harnett to Jethro Sumner Apr 1
148
Henry Laurens to George Washington Apr 4
150
William Ellery to Nicholas Cooke Apr 5
151
Henry Laurens to Horatio Gates Apr 6
152
Henry Laurens to James Duane Apr 7
153
Henry Laurens Note on Proposed Plan of Settlement with Roderique Hortales and Company Apr 7 ?
157
Henry Laurens to Philip Schuyler Apr 8
159
Henry Laurens to George Morgan Apr 9
160
Henry Laurens to John Laurens Apr 9
163
William Duer to Robert Morris Apr 12
164
Engagement of Members to Meet Punctually etc Apr 12
165
James Lovell to Joseph Trumbull Apr 13
166
Oliver Wolcott to Mrs Wolcott Apr 14
167
The Committee of Foreign Affairs to William Bingham Apr 16
168
Henry Laurens to James Duane Apr 17
169
James Lovell to Samuel Adams Apr 18
172
Gouverneur Morris to George Washington Apr 18
174
James Lovell to Samuel Adams Apr 19
175
Samuel Chase to Thomas Johnson jr Apr 20
178
John Henry jr to Thomas Johnson jr Apr 20
179
The Virginia Delegates to Patrick Henry Apr 21
180
Charles Carroll of Carrollton to Thomas Johnson jr Apr 21
181
Henry Laurens to William Aylett Apr 22
183
Charles Carroll of Carrollton to Thomas Johnson jr Apr 23
184
John Henry jr to Thomas Johnson jr Apr 24
185
Oliver Wolcott to Mrs Wolcott Ap 25
186
Thomas Burke to Richard Caswell Apr 25
187
John Mathews to Thomas Bee Apr 26
189
Henry Laurens to George Washington Apr 27
190
Henry Laurens to George Washington Apr 27
191
Henry Laurens to William Livingston Apr 27
192
Thomas Burke to Henry Laurens Apr 28
193
Henry Laurens to John Laurens Apr 28
195
Henry Laurens to Louis Fleury Apr 28
196
Henry Laurens to Henry Lee Apr 28
197
Henry Laurens to Jacob Christopher Zahn Apr 28
198
Gouverneur Morris to John Jay Apr 28
199
Thomas Burke to the North Carolina Assembly Apr 29
200
The Connecticut Delegates to Jonathan Trumbull Apr 29
202
Thomas Burke to Richard Caswell Apr 29
203
Henry Laurens to Thomas Burke Apr 30
206
The New York Delegates to George Clinton Apr 30
207
The Committee of Foreign Affairs to the Commissioners at Paris Apr 30
208
Henry Laurens to Francis Bailey Apr 30
209
Roger Sherman to Jonathan Trumbull May 1 12
212
William Henry Drayton Motion May 1
213
Oliver Wolcott to Mrs Wolcott May 2
214
Henry Laurens to George Washington May 3
215
The Virginia Delegates to Patrick Henry May 3
216
William Ellery to Nicholas Cooke May 3
217
Samuel Chase to Thomas Johnson jr May 3
218
Robert Morris to William Bingham May 5
219
Henry Laurens to Baron Steuben May 5
221
William Ellery to William Vernon May 6
222
Henry Laurens to Thomas Johnson jr May 8
223
Henry Laurens to James Mease May 8
224
Henry Laurens to Meshech Weare May 11
225
Henry Laurens to Baron Steuben May 11
226
Henry Laurens to John Laurens May 11
228
Henry Laurens to the Marquis de Lafayette May 11
229
Gouverneur Morris to Robert Morris May 11
230
Richard Henry Lee to Arthur Lee May 12
231
Richard Henry Lee to John Adams May 13
232
Henry Laurens to Samuel Alleyne Otis May 13
233
The Committee of Foreign Affairs to the Commissioners at Paris May 14
234
The Committee of Foreign Affairs to William Lee May 14
236
The Committee of Foreign Affairs to Ralph Izard May 14
237
The Committee of Foreign Affairs to Arthur Lee May 14
238
The Committee of Foreign Affairs to William Bingham May 14
239
Henry Laurens to George Washington May 15
240
James Lovell to Benjamin Franklin May 15
242
The Committee of Commerce to the Commissioners at Paris May 16
243
Henry Laurens to Lachlan McIntosh May 16
244
Thomas McKean to Mrs McKean May 16
245
William Duer to Horatio Gates May 16
246
Henry Laurens to Rawlins Lowndes May 17
247
Henry Laurens to the Marquis de Lafayette May 17
251
Henry Laurens to David Espy and Others May 17
252
Oliver Wolcott to Jonathan Trumbull jr May 18
253
William Ellery to William Greene May 18
254
The Connecticut Delegates to Jonathan Trumbull May 18
255
Samuel Huntington to Joseph Trumbull May 19
256
Richard Henry Lee to Arthur Lee May 19
257
The Committee of Foreign Affairs to Jesse ? Brown May 19
258
Henry Laurens to George Washington May 20
259
Gouverneur Morris to George Washington May 21
260
Gouverneur Morris to George Washington May 23
261
Henry Laurens to Baron Steuben May 25
262
Samuel Adams to James Warren May 25
263
Josiah Bartlett to Meshech Weare May 27
264
Henry Laurens to Philip Schuyler May 28
266
Henry Laurens to the Marquis de Lafayette May 29
267
Daniel Roberdeau to George Bryan May 30
268
William Ellery to William Whipple May 31
269
Henry Laurens to Rawlins Lowndes June 1
270
Samuel Adams to James Warren June 1
271
Henry Laurens to John Rutledge June 3
272
Henry Laurens to Baron Steuben June 4
274
Henry Laurens to the Marquis de Lafayette June 4
275
Henry Laurens to John Laurens June 5
277
Oliver Wolcott to Mrs Wolcott June 5
278
Henry Laurens to George Washington June 5
279
Richard Henry Lee Draft of a Letter to Lord Howe June 6
280
Daniel Roberdeau to George Bryan June 6
281
The Rhode Island Delegates to William Greene June 8
282
Thomas McKean to Mrs McKean June 9
284
James Lovell to Horatio Gates June 9
285
Francis Dana to George Washington June 11
286
Henry Laurens to Rawlins Lowndes June 12
287
Henry Laurens to Horatio Gates June 13
288
Henry Laurens to Patrick Henry June 13
290
Samuel Adams to James Warren June 13
291
Henry Laurens Proposed Letter to George Johnstone June 14
292
The New Hampshire Delegates to Meshech Weare June 15
293
Robert Morris to Gouverneur Morris June 16
294
Charles Thomson Memorandum June 16
295
Richard Henry Lee Draft of Letter to the British Commissioners June 16
296
John Witherspoon Proposed Letter to the British Commissioners June 17
297
Henry Laurens to Horatio Gates June 17
298
Henry Laurens to John Laurens June 17
299
Thomas McKean to Caesar Rodney June 17
300
Thomas McKean to Mrs McKean June 17
301
Henry Laurens to George Washington June 18
302
James Lovell to Horatio Gates June 18
303
Henry Laurens to the Marquis de Lafayette June 19
304
Samuel Adams to James Warren June 19
305
Henry Laurens to George Washington June 20
306
Henry Laurens to William Heath June 20
307
Richard Henry Lee to John Adams June 20
308
Gouverneur Morris to George Clinton June 23
317
Samuel Holten Diary June 26 27
318
Henry Laurens to Rawlins Lowndes June 27
319
Samuel Chase to Thomas Johnson jr July 4
320
Henry Laurens to George Washington July 7
321
John Mathews to John Rutledge July 7
322
Samuel Adams to Mrs Adams July 9
323
Henry Laurens to Horatio Gates July 10
324
Henry Laurens to Meshech Weare July 12
325
Samuel Holten Diary July 13
326
Josiah Bartlett to John Langdon July 13
328
James Lovell to William Whipple July 14
329
Henry Marchant to John Carter July 14
330
Henry Marchant to William Greene July 14
331
Samuel Adams to James Warren July 15
332
Henry Laurens to John Lewis Gervais July 15
333
John Penn to Richard Caswell July 15
334
Henry Laurens to William Livingston July 17
335
Henry Laurens to William Livingston July 18
336
Henry Laurens to the Marquis de Lafayette July 18
337
Samuel Adams to James Warren July 20
338
Josiah Bartlett to William Whipple July 20
340
Josiah Bartlett to Meshech Weare July 20
341
Richard Henry Lee to Thomas Jefferson July 20
342
Samuel Holten Diary July 20 21
343
A Committee of Congress Report July
344
The New York Delegates Proposed Resolutions July
345
Joseph Reed to Mrs Reed July 21
346
Andrew Adams to Oliver Wolcott July 22
347
Jonathan Elmer to Ebenezer Elmer July 23
348
Henry Laurens to Patrick Henry July 24
349
Henry Laurens to Patrick Henry July 26
350
Josiah Bartlett to William Whipple July 27
351
Samuel Adams to James Warren July 27
352
Henry Laurens to William Heath July 30
354
Henry Laurens to George Washington July 31
355
Elias Boudinot Reminiscences July 31 ?
356
Gouverneur Morris to George Washington Aug 2
358
Josiah Bartlett to Meshech Weare Aug 4
359
Samuel Holten Diary Aug 5 6
361
A Committee of Congress to the Pennsylvania Council Aug 6
362
Henry Laurens to Benedict nold Aug 7
363
Andrew Adams to Oliver Wolcott Aug 10
364
Andrew Adams to Jonathan Trumbull Aug 11
365
Titus Hosmer to Jonathan Trumbull Aug II
366
Henry Marchant to the Rhode Island Assembly Aug 11
367
Samuel Chase to Thomas Johnson jr Aug 11
368
Samuel Holten Diary Aug 12 13
373
Samuel Chase to Thomas Johnson jr Aug 14
374
Joseph Reed to Mrs Reed Aug 16
375
Gouverneur Morris to John Jay Aug 16
376
Andrew Adams to Samuel Lyman Aug 17
377
Josiah Bartlett to John Langdon Aug 18
379
George Plater to Thomas Johnson jr Aug 18
380
Henry Laurens to William Livingston Aug 21
381
Henry Laurens to James Graham Aug 23
382
Cornelius Harnett to Thomas Burke Aug 27
384
Samuel Holten Diary Aug 27 28
386
Henry Laurens to John Sullivan Aug 28
387
Richard Henry Lee to William Maxwell Aug 29
388
Andrew Adams to Horatio Gates Aug 29
389
Andrew Adams to Oliver Wolcott Aug 29
390
James Lovell to Horatio Gates Aug 29
391
Henry Laurens to George Washington Aug 29
392
John Mathews to Thomas Bee Aug 30
393
Gouverneur Morris to George Washington Aug 31
394
John Penn to William Woodford ? Aug ?
396
Samuel Adams to James Warren Sept 1
397
Samuel Adams to James Bowdoin Sept 3
398
John Witherspoon to Sept 3
399
Henry Laurens to John Beatty Sept 4
400
Richard Henry Lee to Arthur Lee Sept 6
402
William Henry Drayton to John Laurens Sept 7
403
Robert Morris to James Duane Sept 8
404
Samuel Holten Diary Sept 9
405
Henry Laurens to Rawlins Lowndes Sept 10
406
The Committee of Arrangement to Theoderick Bland Sept 11
407
Josiah Bartlett to William Whipple Sept 12
408
Henry Laurens to William Smith Sept 12
409
Samuel Adams to Samuel Phillips Savage Sept 14
410
Henry Laurens to Rawlins Lowndes Sept 15
411
Cornelius Harnett to Richard Caswell Sept 15
412
Richard Henry Lee to Arthur Lee Sept 16
414
John Witherspoon to William Churchill Houston Sept 16
415
Samuel Holten Diary Sept 16
416
Henry Laurens Memorandum Sept 18
417
James Lovell to Horatio Gates Sept 18
418
Samuel Adams to John Bradford ? Sept 21
419
Josiah Bartlett to John Langdon Sept 21
420
Gouverneur Morris to Robert R Livingston Sept 22
421
Henry Laurens to George Washington Sept 23
422
The Marine Committee to Jonathan Trumbull Sept 25
423
Samuel Holten Diary Sept 25
424
Henry Laurens to Patrick Henry Sept 26
425
Cornelius Harnett to Richard Caswell Sept 26
426
Josiah Bartlett to Meshech Weare Sept 26
427
Gouverneur Morris to George Clinton Sept 27
428
The North Carolina Delegates to Richard Caswell Sept 29
430
Samuel Chase to Thomas Johnson jr Sept 29
431
Examination of William Carmichael Sept 30
433
Henry Laurens to William Livingston Oct 1
435
Robert Morris to William Bingham Oct 1
436
Cornelius Harnett to Richard Caswell Oct 4
437
Richard Henry Lee to Thomas Jefferson Oct 5
438
Samuel Holten Diary Oct 5
440
Henry Laurens Memorandum Oct 6
441
Henry Laurens to William Livingston Oct 6
442
Josiah Bartlett to Meshech Weare Oct 6
443
Cyrus Griffin to Thomas Jefferson Oct 6
444
Henry Laurens to George Washington Oct 9
445
Samuel Adams to James Warren Oct II
446
Joseph Reed Motion Oct 12 ?
448
The Connecticut Delegates to Jonathan Trumbull Oct 15
449
Samuel Holten Diary Oct 15 16
450
Samuel Adams to Jonathan Trumbull Oct 16
451
Samuel Adams to James Warren Oct 17
452
John Mathews to Thomas Bee Oct 17
453
Henry Laurens to Joseph Reed Oct 18
454
John Penn to Richard Caswell Oct 18
455
John Henry to Thomas Johnson jr Oct 20
456
Samuel Adams to James Warren Oct 20
457
Richard Henry Lee to Patrick Henry Oct 21
459
Henry Marchant to the Rhode Island Assembly Oct 21
460
Cornelius Harnett to Richard Caswell Oct 24
461
Samuel Adams to John Adams Oct 25
462
Henry Laurens to Diego Joseph Navarro Oct 27
465
Josiah Bartlett to John Langdon Oct 27
466
Roger Sherman to Jonathan Trumbull Oct 27
468
Richard Henry Lee to Arthur Lee Oct 27
469
Samuel Holten Diary Oct 28
470
Henry Laurens to Horatio Gates Oct 29
471
Richard Henry Lee to John Adams Oct 29
472
Continental Congress Resolution Oct 31
473
Henry Laurens to Caesar Rodney Nov I
474
Henry Laurens to George Washington Nov 1
475
Samuel Adams to James Warren Nov 3
476
James Lovell to Horatio Gates Nov 3
477
Henry Marchant to William Greene Nov 3
478
Cornelius Harnett to Thomas Burke Nov 3
479
John Penn to Richard Caswell Nov 5
480
Henry Marchant to William Greene Nov 8
481
Henry Laurens to Caesar Rodney Nov 7
482
Samuel Adams to James Warren Nov 9
484
Henry Laurens to Jonathan Trumbull Nov 10
485
The Connecticut Delegates to Jonathan Trumbull Nov 10
486
Cornelius Harnett to Richard Caswell Nov 10
487
A Committee of Congress to the Several States Nov 11
489
A Committee of Congress to the Several States Nov II
490
A Committee of Congress to the Several States Nov II
491
A Committee of Congress to the Several States Nov 11
492
James Lovell to Horatio Gates Nov 11
493
Samuel Holten Diary Nov 13
494
Richard Henry Lee to Patrick Henry Nov 15
495
Henry Laurens to Lord Stirling Nov 15
496
Joseph Reed to William Irvine Nov 16
497
Henry Laurens to George Washington Nov 20
498
Henry Laurens to Stephen Drayton Nov 21
501
Henry Laurens to Francis Huger Nov 21
502
Samuel Adams to James Warren Nov 23
503
Samuel Holten Diary Nov 23 24
506
William Whipple to Meshech Weare Nov 24
507
The Rhode Island Delegates to William Greene Nov 24
508
Cornelius Harnett to Richard Caswell Nov 28
511
Henry Laurens to Lord Stirling Nov 29
512
William Whipple to Josiah Bartlett Nov 30
513
Samuel Adams to Jeremiah Powell Dec 1
514
Henry Laurens to Philip Schuyler Dec 2
515
Henry Laurens to Silas Deane Dec 3
516
Henry Laurens to Philip Schuyler Dec 4
517
John Fell Diary Dec 58
519
John Penn to William Woodford Dec 6
520
Henry Laurens to George Washington Dec 8
521
William Whipple to Meshech Weare Dec 8
522
Nathaniel Scudder to Richard Henry Lee Dec 9
523
Henry Laurens Notes on his Letter of Resignation Dec 9
524
Henry Laurens to John Parke ? Philopatros to Philalethes Dec ?
526
Henry Laurens Memoranda Dec 9 10
528
John Jay to George Clinton Dec 10
529
Francis Lightfoot Lee to Arthur Lee Dec 10
530
John Fell Diary Dec 1113
531
Samuel Adams to Mrs Adams Dec 13
532
William Whipple to Josiah Bartlett Dec 14
533
William Whipple to Meshech Weare Dec 14
534
Samuel Holten Diary Dec 14
535
Francis Lightfoot Lee to Arthur Lee Dec 15
536
Henry Laurens to Rawlins Lowndes Dec 16
537
The Connecticut Delegates to Jonathan Trumbull Dec 16
539
Edward Langworthy to William Duer Dec 18 ?
540
Samuel Adams to James Bowdoin Dec 19
541
John Fell Diary Dec 19 20
542
William Whipple to John Langdon Dec 21
543
Samuel Adams to John Winthrop Dec 21
544
John Fell Diary Dec 21 22
545
James Duane to Mrs Duane Dec 22
546
The North Carolina Delegates to Richard Caswell Dec 22
547
The Maryland Delegates to Thomas Johnson jr Dec 23
548
John Fell Diary Dec 23 24
549
Samuel Holten Diary Dec 2325
550
Samuel Adams to Samuel Cooper Dec 25
551
Samuel Adams to Charles Chauncy Dec 25
552
John Fell Diary Dec 2628
553
Samuel Holten Diary Dec 30 31
554
Henry Laurens Notes Dec
555
INDEX
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