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The enclosed ought to have accompanied the letter and the box by Capt. Ellwood. That it did not...
1022[Diary entry: 13 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Saturday 13th. Thermometer at 52 in the Morning—62 at Noon and 56 at Night. Cloudy in the Morning...
1023[Diary entry: 13 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Saturday 13th. Rid to Morris, Frenchs & the Ferry. At the two first took an Acct. of the horses...
1024[Diary entry: 12 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Friday 12th. Thermometer at 56 in the Morning—62 at Noon and 60 at Night. Weather clear and Winds...
1025[Diary entry: 12 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Friday. 12th. Genl. Pickney going away after breakfast I rid to Muddy hole Dogue run &...
1026[Diary entry: 11 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Thursday 11th. Thermometer at 54 in the morning—64 at Noon and 62 at Night. Foggy Morning & clear...
1027[Diary entry: 11 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Thursday—11th. Rid to all Plantations. Began to sow Wheat and Sainfoin in the Orchard in the...
1028[Diary entry: 10 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Wednesday 10th. Thermometer at 52 in the Morning—63 at Noon & 60 at Night. Clear with variable...
1029[Diary entry: 10 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Wednesday 10th. Mr. & Mrs. Powell & Mr. B. W. & wife went away after an early breakfast; I rid to...
Your favor of the 28th Ult. came duly to hand, as did the other of June. With great pleasure I...
I thank you for your letter of the 30th Ult. It came by the last Post. I am better pleased that...
I thank you for your letter of the 30th. Ult. It came by the last Post. I am better pleased that...
1033[Diary entry: 9 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Tuesday 9th. Thermometer at 56 in the Morning—59 at Noon & 57 at Night. Clouds, Mists & Sunshine...
1034[Diary entry: 9 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Tuesday 9th. Rid with him and Mrs. Powell to see the Ruins of Belvoir. Called at Frenchs as we...
1035[Diary entry: 8 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Monday. 8th. Thermometer at 56 in the Morning—56 at Noon & 56 at Night. Cloudy all day with the...
1036[Diary entry: 8 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Monday—8th. Rid with Mr. Powell to my Plantations at Muddy hole, Dogue run, Frenchs, and the...
1037[Diary entry: 7 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Sunday 7th. Thermometer at 58 in the Morning—70 at Noon and 63 at Night. Clear in the forenoon &...
1038[Diary entry: 7 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Sunday. 7th. After Breakfast Mr. Donald went away and to dinner Mr. Bushrod Washington and his...
Doctr Stu[a]rt whom I have seen since his return from Gunston informs me (of what indeed you had...
1040[Diary entry: 6 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Saturday 6th. Thermometer at 56 in the Morning—72 at Noon & 70 at Night. Clear all day with the...
1041[Diary entry: 6 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Saturday. 6th. Rid to the Plantations at the Ferry, French’s, Dogue run & Muddy hole. At the...
When I had the pleasure of being at your house last fall, you gave me reason to believe that you...
1043[Diary entry: 5 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Friday 5th. Thermometer at 50 in the Morning—70 at Noon and 67 at Night. Clear all day with the...
1044[Diary entry: 5 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Friday 5th. Rid to all the Plantns. Havg. finished sowing rye 22½ Bls. at Dogue run, sent one...
1045[Diary entry: 4 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Thursday. 4th. Thermometer at 50 in the Morning 60 at Noon and 60 at Night. Clear all day, Wind...
1046[Diary entry: 4 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Thursday 4th. Dined at Abingdon and came home afterwards. Brot. Fanny Washington with us. Found 2...
1047[Diary entry: 3 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Wednesday 3d. Thermometer at 62 in the Morning 70 at Noon & 67 at Night. Foggy Morning but clear...
1048[Diary entry: 3 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Wednesday 3d. Went up with Mrs. Washington to Abingdon. Dined at Mr. Herberts in Alexa. on our...
1049[Diary entry: 2 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Tuesday 2d. Thermometer at 55 in the Morning—70 at Noon and 67 at Night. Cloudy in the Morning &...
1050[Diary entry: 2 October 1787] (Washington Papers)
Tuesday. 2d. Rid to all the Plantations. Sent 2 Plows from Frenchs to Muddy hole—the other 2...
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...