Volume 1: Bibliography

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Adams, John, The Works of John Adams, Second President of theUnited States:With a Life of the Author, Notes, and Illustrations, by His Grandson Charles Francis Adams. . . . Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1850-1856. 10 vols.

Almon, John, ed., The Remembrancer, or Impartial Repository of Public Events. . . . London: Printed for J.Almon, 1775-1784. .17 vols.

Aspinwall Papers. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 1871. 2 vols. Vol­ umes 9 and 10 of the Collections of the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Barker, John, The British in Boston: Being a Diary of Lieutenant John Barker of the King's Own Regiment from November 15, 1774 to May 31, 1776; With Notes by Elizabeth Ellery Dana. Cambridge: Harvard University Press,1924. 73 pp.

Barnes, G. R. and Owen, J.H., eds., The Private Papers of John, Earl of Sandwich, First Lord of the Admiralty, 1778-1782. n.p.: Printed for the Navy Records Society, 1932-1938. 4 vols. Publications of the Navy Records Society, vols. LXIX, LXXI, LXXV, LXXVIII.

Bartlett, John Russell, ed., Records of the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations in New England. Providence, 1856-1865. 10 vols.

Biddle, James S.,ed., Autobiography of Charles Biddle, Vice President of the Supreme Executive Council of Pennsylvania, 1745-1821. Philadelphia: Privately printed by E. Claxton & Co., 1883. 423 pp.

Bouton, Nathaniel, ed., Provincial Papers: Documents and Records Relating to the Province of New Hampshire from 1764 to 1776. . . . Concord, etc., 1867- 1873. 7 vols.

Boyd, Julian P., et al., eds., The Papers of Thomas Jefferson. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1950-.

Browne, William Hand, et al., eds., Archives of Maryland. Baltimore: Maryland Historical Society, 1883-.

Burke, Edmund, Speeches and Letters on American Affairs; Hugh Law, ed. London: J.M. Dent & Sons, Ltd. and New York: E. P. Dutton and Co.,1956. 295 pp.

Butterfield, Lyman H., et al., eds., The Adams Papers, Series II, Adams Family Cor­respondence. Cambridge: The Belknap Press of Harvard University, 1963. 2 vols.

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Catalogue of Autograph Letters and Documents Relating to the Declaration of In­dependence and the Revolutionary War. . . . Philadelphia: The Rosenbach Company, 1926. 95 pp.

Colden, Cadwallader, The Letters and Papers of Cadwallader Colden, 1711-1775. New York: Printed for the New-York Historical Society, 1918-1937. 9 vols. Volumes 50-56, 67, 68 of the Collections of the New-York Historical Society.

Collections of the Connecticut Historical Society. Hartford,1860-.

Collections of the Georgia Historical Society. Savannah: Printed for the Society, 1840-.

Collections of the New Hampshire Historical Society. Concord,1824-.

Collections of the Rhode Island Historical Society. Providence,1827-.

Collections of the South Carolina Historical Society. Charleston: South Carolina Historical Society,1857-1897. 5 vols.

Doniol, Henri, Histoire de la Participation de la France a l'etablissement des Etats Unis d'Amerique. . . .  Paris: Imprimerie Nationale, 1886-1890. 5 vols.

Drayton, John, Memoirs of the American Revolution, from its commencement to the year 1776 inclusive; as related to the state of South Carolina: and occasion­ ally ref ering to the states of North Carolina and Georgia. Charleston: A. E. Miller, 1821. 2 vols.

Duane, William, ed., Extracts from the Diary of Christopher Marshall Kept in Phil­adelphia and Lancaster, During the American Revolution, 1774-1781. Albany: J.Munsell, 1877. 330 pp.

Edes, Peter, A Diary of Peter Edes, the Oldest Printer in the United States, written during his confinement in Boston, by the British, one hundred and seven days, in the year 1775, immediately after the Battle of Bunker Hill. . . . Bangor: Sam­uel S. Smith, 1837. 24 pp.

Essex Institute Historical Collections. Salem: Henry Whipple & Son, etc.,1859-.

Fae Simile of Washington's Accounts, From June, 1775 to June, 1783. Washington, 1833. 66 pp.

Fitzpatrick, John C., ed., The Writings of George Washington. Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1931-1944. 39 vols.

Force, Peter, comp., American Archives, Fourth Series. Washington: M. St. Clair Clarke and Peter Force, 1837-1853. 4 vols.

Ford, Worthington C., ed., Commerce of Rhode Island, 1726-1800. Boston: Mas­sachusetts Historical Society, 1915. 2 vols. Volumes 69 and 70 of the Collec­tions of the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Ford, Worthington C., comp. and ed., Correspondence and Journals of Samuel Blach­ley Webb. New York: The Wickersham Press, 1893. 3 vols.

Ford, Worthington C., ed., et al., Journals of the Continental Congress, 1774-1789. Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1904-1937. 34 vols.

Ford, Worthington C., ed., The Letters of William Lee. . . . Brooklyn: Historical Printing Club, 1891. 3 vols.

Fries, Adelaide L., ed., Records of the Moravians in North Carolina. Raleigh: Edwards & Broughton Printing Co., 1922-1943. 6 vols.

Gibbes, Robert Wilson, ed., Documentary History of the American Revolution. . . . New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1853-1857. 3 vols.

Guttridge, George H., ed., The Correspondence of Edmund Burke. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press and Chicago: University of Chicago Press,1958-.

Hamilton, Stanislaus Murray, Letters to Washington and Accompanying Papers. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1898-1902. 5 vols.

Hastings, Hugh, ed., The Public Papers of George Clinton, First Governor of New York, 1777-1795, 1801-1804. New York and Albany: Published by the State of New York, 1899-1914. 10 vols.

Hazard, Samuel, et al., eds., Pennsylvania Archives. Philadelphia, 1852-1856 and Harrisburg, 1874-19-.

Heitman, Francis B., Historical Register of Officers of the Continental Army During the War of the Revolution, April, 1775 to December, 1783. Revised and en­larged ed. Washington: The Rare Book Shop Publishing Co.,1914. 692 pp.

Hutchinson, William T., and Rachal, William M. E., eds., The Papers of James Madi­son. Chicago: University of Chicago Press,1962-.

Innis, Harold A., et al., eds., The Diary of Simeon Perkins, 1766-1796. Toronto: The Champlain Society, 1948-1961. 3 vols.

Journals of the Provincial Congress, Provincial Convention, Committee of Safety and Council of Safety of the State of New York, 1775-1776-1777. Albany: Printed by T. Weed, Printer to the State, 1842. 2 vols.

Leder, Lawrence H., ed., The Genesis of American Freedom, 1765-1795: A selection of original documents by Elsie O. and Philip D. Sang. Waltham, Mass.: Brandeis University Press, 1961. 49 pp.

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Mackenzie, Frederick, Diary of Frederick Mackenzie. . . .  Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1930. 2 vols.

A Narrative of the Captivity of Col. Ethan Allen, From the time of his being taken by the British, near Montreal on the 25th day of September, in the year 1775, to the time of his exchange, on the 6th day of May, 1778. . . .  Albany: Published by Pratt & Clark, 1814. 144 pp.

O'Callaghan, E. B., ed., Documents Relative to the Colonial History of the State of NewYork. Albany: Weed, Parsons & Co.,1853-1887. 15 vols.

The Parliamentary History of England from the Earliest Period to the Year 1803. London: T. C. Hansard, etc., 1806-1820. 36 vols.

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Preble, George Henry, Genealogical Sketch of the First Three Generations of Prebles in America. Boston: D. Clapp & Son, 1868. 336 pp.

The Proceedings of the Convention of Delegates for the Counties and Corporations in the Colony of Virginia Held at Richmond Town in the County of Henrico on the 20th of March 1775. Richmond: Richie, Trueheart & Duval, Printer, 1816. 116pp.

Purviance, Robert, A Narrative of Events which Occurred in Baltimore Town Dur­ing the Revolutionary War. Baltimore: J. Robinson, 1849. 231 pp.

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Saunders, William L., comp., The Colonial Records of North Carolina. Raleigh, 1886-1890. 10 vols.

Schaw, Janet, Journal of a Lady of Quality; Being a Narrative of a Journey from Scotland to the West Indies, North Carolina, and Portugal in the Years 1774-1776; Evangeline Walker Andrews, ed. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1921. 341pp.

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Syrett, Harold C., et al., eds., The Papers of Alexander Hamilton. New York and London: Columbia University Press,1961-.

Trumbull, J. Hammond and Hoadley, Charles J., Public Records of the Colony of Con­necticut, 1636-1776. Hartford: Press of the Case, Lockwood and Brainard Company, 1850-1890.            15 vols.

Warren-Adams Letters, Being Chiefiy a Correspondence among John Adams, Samuel Adams and James Warren. . . 1743-1814. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 1917-1925. 2 vols. Volumes 72 and 73 of the Collections of the Mas­sachusetts Historical Society.

White, Philip L., ed., The Beekman Mercantile Papers, 1746-1799. New York: New-York Historical Society, 1956. 3 vols.



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