The Diplomatic Correspondence of the United States of America: From the Signing of the Definitive Treaty of Peace, 10th September, 1783, to the Adoption of the Constitution, March 4, 1789 ... (Google eBook)

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Blair & Rives, 1887 - United States
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Contents

From Elias Boudinot to the Ministers Plenipotentiary of the United
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From Elias Boudinot to the Honorable the Burgomasters and Senate
49
Extract from the Secret Journal of Foreign Affairs May
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From Thomas Mifflin circular to the Governors of States Annap
88
From Thomas Mifflin to the Minister of France Annapolis Decem
90
Letter from John Jay Secretary for Foreign Affairs to Monsieur
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From John Jay to the President of Congress New York Feb
113
From Monsieur de Marbois to John Jay New York February
120
From Monsieur de Marbois to John Jay March 17 1785
126
From John Jay to Robert Morris March 31 1785
133
From John Jay to Monsieur de Marbois May 19 1785
144
John Jay to Monsieur de Marbois June 27 1785
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Monsieur de Marbois to John Jay New York July 191785
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John Jay to Monsieur de Marbois August 9 1785
168
John Jay to the President of Congress August 25 1785
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Monsieur Otto to John Jay New York September 28 1785
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John Jay to Monsieur Otto November 28 1785
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John Jay to the President of Congress December 26 1785
192
John Jay to Monsieur Otto November 30 1785
199
The scheme of the convention between his most Christian Majesty
205
Report of Secretary Jay upon the scheme of the convention respect
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Report of Secretary Jay on a reference of the subject of the consular
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John Jay to the President of Congress April 24 1786
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Monsieur Otto to John Jay New York December 211786
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John Jay to Monsieur Otto New York November 2 1786
242
Report of Secretary Jay on the above letter March 131788
248
Note of the Minister Plenipotentiary of France demanding the sur
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John Jay to the Count de Moustier New York May 29 1788
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Extract from the laws of Virginia
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Marquis de la Fayette to the President of Congress Paris Decem
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Marquis de la Fayette to Robert Morris December 261783
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Marquis de la Fayette to Robert Morris January 101784 enclosing
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From the same to the same Paris May 17 1784
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Marquis de la Fayette to John Jay Paris March 19 1785
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John Jay to the Marquis de la Fayette September 16 1785
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Mr Hardy to Secretary Thomson September 13 1785
309
John Jay to Marquis de la Fayette New York June 161786
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From the same to the same Paris May 30 1787
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CORRESPONDENCE OF THOMAS BARCLAY
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Thomas Barclay to Robert Morris LOrient February 91783
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From the sameto the President of Congress LOrient September
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John Jay to Thomas Barclay April 15 1785
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Benjamin Franklin to John Jay Passy September 10 1783
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Benjamin Franklin to the President of Congress Passy September
367
Extract from the Secret Journal February 1 1785 Ratification
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Encloses the copy of a letter from Baron Thulemeier and project of a treaty
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From the same to the same The Hague April 22 1784
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From the same to the same The Hague June 7 1784
458
Report of Secretary Jay on the letter of John Adams June
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John Adams to the President of Congress Auteuil near Paris
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From the same to the same Auteuil near Paris November
470
Report of Secretary Jay on Mr Adamss letter of January
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From Monsieur de Marbois to John Jay New York February
475
John Adams to John Jay April 13 1785
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John Adams to John Jay Auteuil near Paris May 4 1785
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John Adams to John Jay Auteuil near Paris May 131785
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Minutes of Proceedings Passy August 30 1784
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Riviere Charge dAffaires of Saxony to the Commissioners
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From the same to the same Passy October 28 1784
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The Commissioners to Baron Thulemeier Passy November
531
de Sa dated Queluz October 24 1784 to M de Souza
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The Commissioners to Lord Caermarthen Grosvenor Square April
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Mons de Pio to the Commissioners Paris January 22 1785
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The Popes Nuncio to the Commissioners Paris December
562
William Carmichael to Benjamin Franklin Madrid February
564
The Duke of Dorset to the Commissioners Paris March
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The Commissioners to Baron Thulemeier Passy May
580
Baron Thulemeier to Thomas Jefferson The Hague July
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The Commissioners to John Jay Grosvenor Square April
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John Jay Secretary for Foreign Affairs to Thomas Jefferson Min
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Thomas Jefferson to John Jay Paris June 17 1785
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From the same to the same New York September 151785
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From the same to the same Paris August 14 1785
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John Jay to Thomas Jefferson New York December 71785
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Thomas Jefferson to John Jay Paris October 6 1785
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Thomas Jefferson to John Jay Paris December 24 1785
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Thomas Jefferson to John Jay Paris January 2 1786
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Thomas Jefferson to John Jay Paris January 27 1786
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From the same to the same New York May 10 1786
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From the same to the same London April 231786
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Thomas Jefferson to John Adams Paris May 11 1786
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From the same to the same Paris May 23 1786
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From the same to the same Paris May 27 1786
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From the same to the same Paris May 31 1786
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Thomas Jefferson to John Jay Paris April July 8 1786
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Thomas Jefferson to John Adams Paris July 11 1786
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same to the same Alicant July 18 1786 p
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John Jay to Thomas Jefferson December 11786
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Page 81 - ... molested in their persons, nor shall their houses or goods be burnt or otherwise destroyed, nor their fields wasted by the armed force of the enemy...
Page 52 - Having now finished the work assigned me, I retire from the great theatre of action ; and, bidding an affectionate farewell to this august body, under whose orders I have so long acted, I here offer my commission, and take my leave of all the employments of public life.
Page 527 - ... scholars of every faculty, cultivators of the earth, merchants, artisans, manufacturers, and fishermen, unarmed and inhabiting unfortified towns, villages, or places, and in general all persons whose occupations are for the common subsistence and benefit of mankind, shall be allowed to continue their respective employments unmolested in their persons.
Page 241 - SIR, I have received the letter, which you did me the honor to write to me on the...
Page 528 - But if any officer shall break his parole by leaving the district so assigned him, or any other prisoner shall escape from the limits of his cantonment, after they shall have been designated to him, such individual, officer, or other prisoner, shall forfeit so much of the benefit of this article as provides for his liberty on parole or in cantonment.
Page 527 - If war should arise between the two contracting parties, the merchants of either country, then residing in the other, shall be allowed to remain nine months, to collect their debts and settle their affairs, and may depart freely carrying off all their effects, without molestation or hindrance...
Page 591 - The two contracting parties hereby reciprocally grant to each other the liberty of having, each in the ports of the other, Consuls, Vice Consuls, Agents, and Commissaries, of their own appointment, who shall enjoy the same privileges and powers as those of the most favored nations.
Page 528 - ... cantonment of prisoners in possession of the other, which commissary shall see the prisoners as often as he pleases, shall be allowed to receive and distribute whatever comforts may be sent to them by their friends, and shall be free to make his reports in open letters to those who employ him...
Page 128 - Louis, by the grace of God King of France and Navarre, to our dear and well-beloved Robert Cavelier, Sieur de la Salle, greeting.
Page 526 - No citizen or subject of either of the contracting parties shall take from any Power with which the other may be at war any commission or letter of marque for arming any vessel to act as- a privateer against the other, on pain of being punished as a pirate...

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