Sunday 3d. Last Night was a much more blostering night than the former. We had our Tent Carried Quite of with the Wind and was obliged to Lie the Latter part of the Night without covering. There came several Persons to see us this day one of our Men Shot a Wild Turkie.
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- “[Diary entry: 3 April 1748],” Founders Online, National Archives, last modified October 5, 2016, http://founders.archives.gov/documents/Washington/01-01-02-0001-0003-0003. [Original source: The Diaries of George Washington, vol. 1, 11 March 1748 – 13 November 1765, ed. Donald Jackson. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1976, p. 18.]