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By the charming Polly Capt. Ellwood I forward you a perfect model of the plough which was sent to...
By the charming Polly Capt. Ellwood I send you patterns for the hearths of Chimneys which I beg...
1053[Diary entry: 1 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
October 1st. Thermometer at 56 in the Morning—64 at Noon and 62 at Night—Cloudy in the Morning...
1054[Diary entry: 1 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Oct.—Monday—1st. Rid to all the Plantations—work as usual—except that the Plows at Dogue run were...
1055September. [1787] (Washington Papers)
Saturday 1st. Dined at Mr. Morris after coming out of Convention and drank Tea there. Sunday 2d....
1056[September 1787] (Washington Papers)
Saturday. Sepr. 1st. Dined at home and drank Tea there. Sunday—2d. Rode to Mr. Bartrams & other...
1057[Diary entry: 30 September 1787] (Washington Papers)
Sunday 30th. Thermometer at 57 in the Morning—66 at Noon and 62 at Night. Clear all day with the...
1058[Diary entry: 30 September 1787] (Washington Papers)
Sunday 30th. Mrs. Fanny Washington, Mrs. Jenifer, and Nelly Custis & Hariot Washington went up to...
1059[Diary entry: 29 September 1787] (Washington Papers)
Saturday 29th. Thermometer at 54 in the Morning—62 at Noon and 62 at Night. Clear all day, with...
1060[Diary entry: 29 September 1787] (Washington Papers)
Saturday 29th. Rid into the Neck and set 6 plows to breaking up the orchard Inclosure for Wheat...
1061[Diary entry: 28 September 1787] (Washington Papers)
Friday 28th. Thermometer at 62 in the Morning—66 at Noon and 65 at Night. Clear all day with...
1062[Diary entry: 28 September 1787] (Washington Papers)
Friday 28th. Rid to the Plantns. at the Ferry—French’s, Dogue run & Muddy hole—work as usual....
I have this moment been favoured with your letter without date from Prince George County, and...
1064[Diary entry: 27 September 1787] (Washington Papers)
Thursday 27th. Thermometer at 68 in the morning—76 at Noon and 74 at Night. Cloudy in the...
1065[Diary entry: 27 September 1787] (Washington Papers)
Thursday 27th. Did the same & the same work was going on. In the evening Mr. Corbin Washington,...
By your letter of the 23d, with which I have been favoured since my return home, I perceive there...
1067[Diary entry: 26 September 1787] (Washington Papers)
Wednesday 26th. Thermometer at 63 in the Morning—74 at Noon and 72 at Night. Foggy morning—calm,...
1068[Diary entry: 26 September 1787] (Washington Papers)
Wednesday 26th. Rid to all the Plantations where the hands were generally employed as yesterday &...
The merits of Mr. Shippen, Son of Doctr. Shippen of this City, will be the best apology I can...
1070[Diary entry: 25 September 1787] (Washington Papers)
Tuesday 25th. Thermometer at 62 in the Morning—68 at Noon and 64 at Night. Calm in the...
1071[Diary entry: 25 September 1787] (Washington Papers)
Tuesday 25th. Mr. Blair set out before Sun rise, in my Chariot, to meet the stage at Boggess’s....
As I observe by the Baltimore advertiser that you are Administrator of the late Mr John Rawlins I...
1073[Diary entry: 24 September 1787] (Washington Papers)
Monday. 24th. Thermometer at 62 in the Morning—70 at Noon and 70 at Night. Wind Westerly with...
1074[Diary entry: 24 September 1787] (Washington Papers)
Monday 24th. After breakfast I rid to the Plantn. at the Ferry—Frenchs Dogue run, & Muddy hole....
In the first moments after my return I take the liberty of sending you a copy of the Constitution...
1076[Diary entry: 23 September 1787] (Washington Papers)
Sunday. 23d. Thermometer at 60 in the morning—70 at Noon and 70 at N. Foggy Morning—calm & clear...
1077[Diary entry: 23 September 1787] (Washington Papers)
Sunday—23d. Mr. Blair remained here Cols. Fitzgerald, Simms, Ramsay & Lyles, Mr. Hunter, Mr....
Money recd by me from sundry persons while in Philadelphia between May 27th & Septr 18th Cash May...
1079[Diary entry: 22 September 1787] (Washington Papers)
Saturday 22d. Breakfasted at Bladensburgh and passing through George Town dined in Alexandria and...
1080[Diary entry: 22 September 1787] (Washington Papers)
Saturday 22d. Breakfasted at Bladensburgh—passed thro George Town—dined at Alexandria and reached...