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8651Memm. [March 1775] (Washington Papers)
[March 10 1775]. On the 10th. of March when the Cherry buds were a good deal Swell’d, & the White...
8652[Diary entry: 10–11 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
[March 10 1775]. On the 10th. of March when the Cherry buds were a good deal Swell’d, & the White...
8653[Diary entry: 10 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
10. At home all day. Mr. Custis who came over on Sunday returnd again to Maryland.
8654[Diary entry: 10 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
10. Clear and very pleasant with little or no Wind all day. In the Eveng. it was fresh from the...
I have receivd your Letter of the 6th Instt Inclosg rects for the delivery of Colo. Mercers...
8656[Diary entry: 11 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
11. At home all day. Mrs. Slaug[h]ter dind here.
8657[Diary entry: 11 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
11. Foggy in the Morning & very Smoaky all day with but little Wind & that Southerly.
8658[Diary entry: 12 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
12. Went to Pohick Church & returnd to Dinner. Found Mr. Jno. Stone here who went away...
8659[Diary entry: 12 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
12. Clear warm and very pleasant with but little wind & that Southerly.
8660[Diary entry: 13 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
13. At home all day. Capt. Mc[Car]ty dind here.
8661[Diary entry: 13 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
13. Again warm & pleasant but lowering.
8662[Diary entry: 14 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
14. At home all day. Doctr. Craik came in the Afternn. Cleveland still here.
8663[Diary entry: 14 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
14. Misting with Rain now and then through the day. Wind at So. West.
8664[Diary entry: 15 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
15. Set of for Richmond. Dind in Colchester with Mr. Wagener & lodgd at Colo. Blackburns.
8665[Diary entry: 15 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
15. Clear but somewhat Cool. Wind very fresh from the Westward, and No. West.
8666[Diary entry: 16 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
16. Went to Dumfries to review the Independant Company there. Dind & lodged with Mr. Leitch....
8667[Diary entry: 16 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
16. Cloudy with Rain now & then through the day. Wind very fresh first from the No. East—then No....
8668[Diary entry: 17 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
17. Reachd Fredericksburg first dining at Mr. James Hunters—detaind by Wind. GW’s host was...
8669[Diary entry: 17 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
17. A frost & cold—Wind very hard all day from the No. Wt.
8670[Diary entry: 18 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
18. Clear and pleasant—in Fredericksburg all day.
8671[Diary entry: 18 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
18. A White as well as a black frost.
8672[Diary entry: 19 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
19. Dined at Roys at the Bolling green and lodged at Hanovr. Court House. Hanover Court House,...
8673[Diary entry: 19 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
19. Clear and very pleasant with but little Wind and Southe[rly].
8674[Diary entry: 20 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
20. Reach’d Richmond abt. 11 Oclock. Dind at Mr. Richd. Adam’s. Went to Col. Archy Carys abt. 7...
8675[Diary entry: 20 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
20. Lowering and very warm with the Wind fresh from the So. West.
8676[Diary entry: 21 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
21. Dind at Cooleys Tavern in Richmd. & returnd to Colo. Carys. The convention spent this day’s...
8677[Diary entry: 21 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
21. Very Windy all day from the West, & turnd much Cooler.
8678[Diary entry: 22 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
22. Dined at Galts Tavern & lodgd at a House of his providing. The convention concluded the day’s...
8679[Diary entry: 22 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
22. Cold all day with the Wind fresh from the No. Wt.
8680[Diary entry: 23 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
23. Dined at Mr. Patrick Cootes & lodgd where I had done the Night before. At this day’s session...
8681[Diary entry: 23 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
23. Cloudy & Chilly—with appearances of Snow—wind being Easterly but none fell. Afternn. clear.
8682[Diary entry: 24 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
24. Dined at Galts & spent the Evening & lodgd at Mr. Saml. Duvals. The convention decided on...
8683[Diary entry: 24 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
24. Clear & warm in the forenoon—Wind very fresh from the So. West. In the afternoon Wind...
8684[Diary entry: 25 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
25. Returnd to the Convention in Richmond. Dined at Galts & went to Mrs. Randolphs of Wilton....
8685[Diary entry: 25 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
25. Wind Northerly & somewhat Cool but not unpleasant.
Mr Smith deliverd me your Letter of the 16th; but as one is generally in a hurry & bustle in such...
8687[Diary entry: 26 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
26. Stay’d at Wilton all day.
8688[Diary entry: 26 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
26. Wind Easterly with Misting Rain all day.
8689[Diary entry: 27 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
27. Returnd to Richmond. Dined at Mr. Richd. Adam’s. Today, in its final session the Second...
8690[Diary entry: 27 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
27. Raining in the Afternoon with the wind fresh at No. Et. In the Evening it got to No. Wt.
In looking over my memorandums, I find that my own warrant for 5,000 acres of Land, was directed...
Your favours of the 27th and 31st of Jany were both deliverd to me at this place—the first...
8693[Diary entry: 28 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
28. Left Richmond. Dined at Hanover C[our]t Ho[use] & Lodged at Roys at the Bolling Green.
8694[Diary entry: 28 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
28. Very Cold with a Frost—Wind fresh from the No. West.
8695[Diary entry: 29 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
29. Got to Fredericksburg abt. 11 Oclock. Dined at Colo. Lewis’s & spent the Evening at Weedons....
8696[Diary entry: 29 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
29. Severe Frost. White & Black. Fruit distroyd.
8697[Diary entry: 30 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
30. At Fredericksburg all day. Dined at Colo. Lewis’s.
8698[Diary entry: 30 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
30. A tolerable pleasant day with but little Wind.
8699[Diary entry: 31 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
31. Set of from thence. Dined at Dumfries & reachd home about Sun Set.
8700[Diary entry: 31 March 1775] (Washington Papers)
31. Cool with the Wind at No. West but not very hard.