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501 Washington, George [Diary entry: 2 January 1785] 1785-01-02 Sunday 2d. Doctr. Craik came here to Dinner & stayed all Night. Drizzly Morning which first...
502 Washington, George [Diary entry: 3 January 1785] 1785-01-03 Monday 3d. Doctr. Stuart—his wife Betcy & Patcy Custis who had been here since the 27th. ulto....
503 Washington, George [Diary entry: 4 January 1785] 1785-01-04 Tuesday 4th. Colo. Blackburne went to Alexandria leaving his daughter here. Doctr. Craik...
504 Washington, George [Diary entry: 5 January 1785] 1785-01-05 Wednesday 5th. The Doctr. in vain attempted my ferry & being disappointed went to George Town...
505 Washington, George Belknap, Jeremy From George Washington to Jeremy Belknap, 5 January … 1785-01-05 A few days ago, under cover from Mr Hazard of Philadelp[hi]a, I was honored with your favor of...
506 Washington, George Chase, Samuel From George Washington to Samuel Chase, 5 January 1785 1785-01-05 Receive my thanks for your favor of 31st ulto, & for the copies therewith enclosed: they will...
507 Washington, George Knox, Henry From George Washington to Henry Knox, 5 January 1785 1785-01-05 About the beginning of last month I wrote you a pretty long letter, & soon after, received your...
508 Washington, George [Diary entry: 6 January 1785] 1785-01-06 Thursday 6th. Colo. Blackburn & his daughter left this after breakfast. Wind from the Southwest,...
509 Washington, George Parker, Josiah From George Washington to Josiah Parker, 6 January 1785 … 1785-01-06 Letter not found: to Josiah Parker, 6 Jan. 1785. On 24 Feb. Josiah Parker wrote to GW : “I feel...
510 Washington, George Washington, George Augustine From George Washington to George Augustine Washington … 1785-01-06 As soon as I got your letter announcing your intention of spending the Winter at Charleston I...
511 Washington, George [Diary entry: 7 January 1785] 1785-01-07 Friday 7th. Road to my Mill, Ferry, Dogue run, & Muddy hole Plantations. Preparing my dry well,...
512 Washington, George [Diary entry: 8 January 1785] 1785-01-08 Saturday 8th. Drawing Ice from the river to my well in the Cellar—got it ¾ full & well pounded,...
513 Washington, George [Diary entry: 9 January 1785] 1785-01-09 Sunday 9th. Not much wind, and that at West, & So. West. Moderate & thawing a little. The Mercury...
514 Washington, George [Diary entry: 10 January 1785] 1785-01-10 Monday 10th. Mercury at Sun rise was at 38—at Noon the same and at Night 42. Drizzly all day with...
515 Washington, George Carroll, Charles From George Washington to Charles Carroll, 10 January … 1785-01-10 Immediately after my return from Annapolis, I wrote to some Gentlemen of my acquaintance in the...
516 Washington, George [Diary entry: 11 January 1785] 1785-01-11 Tuesday 11th. Mercury at 38 in the Morning 40 at Noon & 44 at Night. Until Noon it was foggy,...
517 Washington, George [Diary entry: 12 January 1785] 1785-01-12 Wednesday 12th. Mercury at 42 in the Morning—40 at Noon & 38 at Night. Morning very fine with but...
518 Washington, George [Diary entry: 13 January 1785] 1785-01-13 Thursday 13th. Mercury in the Thermomiter at 26 about Sunrise—30 at Noon & 32 at Night. Morning...
519 Washington, George [Diary entry: 14 January 1785] 1785-01-14 Friday 14th. Mercury at 32 in the Morning 34 at Noon & 38 at Night. The Wind tho’ there was not...
520 Washington, George [Diary entry: 15 January 1785] 1785-01-15 Saturday 15th. Mercury at 38 in the Morning—42 at Noon and the same at Night. Wind Easterly in...
521 Washington, George [Diary entry: 16 January 1785] 1785-01-16 Sunday 16th. Mercury at 36 in the morning—38 at Noon & night. Wind light all day from the No....
522 Washington, George Filson, John From George Washington to John Filson, 16 January 1785 1785-01-16 I have been favored with two letters from you: that which was first written came last to hand, &...
523 Washington, George [Diary entry: 17 January 1785] 1785-01-17 Monday 17th. Mercury at 34 in the Morning—36 at Noon & 46 at Night. Day fine & pleasant—wind at...
524 Washington, George Chase, Samuel From George Washington to Samuel Chase, 17 January 1785 1785-01-17 The irregularity of the post, occasioned by the frost, prevented my hearing with certainty what...
525 Washington, George Johnson, Thomas From George Washington to Thomas Johnson, 17 January … 1785-01-17 Yesterday, & not before, I received authentic information, that the Assembly of this State had...
526 Washington, George [Diary entry: 18 January 1785] 1785-01-18 Tuesday 18th. Mercury at 50 this Morning—55 at Noon & 58 at Night. Wind Southwardly & fresh all...
527 Washington, George Fitzgerald, John From George Washington to John Fitzgerald and William … 1785-01-18 At my return from Alexandria yesterday afternoon, I found the letters & papers herewith enclosed....
528 Washington, George [Diary entry: 19 January 1785] 1785-01-19 Wednesday 19th. Mercury at 48 in the Morning—the same at Noon and at Night. Day clear & fine. The...
529 Washington, George [Diary entry: 20 January 1785] 1785-01-20 Thursday 20th. Mercury at 40 in the Morning—42 at Noon and 45 at Night. Wind at No. Et.—day...
530 Washington, George [Diary entry: 21 January 1785] 1785-01-21 Friday 21st. Mercury at 52 in the Morning—54 at Noon & 55 at Night. More or less rain all night...
531 Washington, George [Diary entry: 22 January 1785] 1785-01-22 Saturday 22d. Mercury at 45 in the Morning—the same at Noon & 44 at Night. Clear weather—the wind...
532 Washington, George Campbell, Matthew From George Washington to Matthew Campbell, 22 January … 1785-01-22 Understanding that Mr Wilson of Alexandria was empower’d to sell the plaister of Paris which you...
533 Washington, George Grayson, William From George Washington to William Grayson, 22 January … 1785-01-22 Your letter, with the Books, Potomac bill & other papers, did not reach this until past eleven...
534 Washington, George Harrison, Benjamin From George Washington to Benjamin Harrison, 22 January … 1785-01-22 It is not easy for me to decide by which my mind was most affected upon the receipt of your...
535 Washington, George Washington, Bushrod From George Washington to Bushrod Washington, 22 … 1785-01-22 The enclosed letter was brought here some days ago. I desire you will present Mr Ryan’s note to...
536 Washington, George [Diary entry: 23 January 1785] 1785-01-23 Sunday 23d. Mercury at 36 in the Morning—38 at Noon & 42 at Sun setting. Clear & quite calm all...
537 Washington, George [Diary entry: 24 January 1785] 1785-01-24 Monday 24th. Mercury at 41 in the morning—57 at Noon & 54 at Night. Drizzly at intervals all...
538 Washington, George [Diary entry: 25 January 1785] 1785-01-25 Tuesday 25th. Mercury at 46 in the Morning 38 at Noon—and at Night. In the Morning early it...
539 Washington, George Clarke, Thomas From George Washington to Thomas Clarke, 25 January … 1785-01-25 In your name & behalf Mr Laurens, as he passed thro’ this State last Month on his way from the...
540 Washington, George Jay, James From George Washington to James Jay, 25 January 1785 1785-01-25 By means of the frost, & the consequent interruption of the Post, your favor of the 20th of...
541 Washington, George [Diary entry: 26 January 1785] 1785-01-26 Wednesday 26th. Mercury at 29 in the Morning, 38 at Noon & 39 at Night. But little Wind and that...
542 Washington, George Boudinot, Elias From George Washington to Elias Boudinot, 26 January … 1785-01-26 Early in Novr I had the pleasure, by Post, to congratulate you & Mrs Boudinot on the Marriage of...
543 Washington, George [Diary entry: 27 January 1785] 1785-01-27 Thursday 27th. Mercury at 32 in the Morning—the same at Noon & 37 at Sunsetting. Wind at No. West...
544 Washington, George [Diary entry: 28 January 1785] 1785-01-28 Friday 28th. Mercury at 32 this Morning—42 at Noon and the same at Night. Wind pretty fresh from...
545 Washington, George [Diary entry: 29 January 1785] 1785-01-29 Saturday 29th. Mercury at 42 in the Morning and the same at Noon & Night. Raining until about 10...
546 Washington, George [Diary entry: 30 January 1785] 1785-01-30 Sunday 30th. Mercury this morning at 26 at Noon 32 and at Night 28. Wind fresh from the No. Wt. &...
547 Washington, George Wright, Joseph From George Washington to Joseph Wright, 30 January … 1785-01-30 It has so happened that your card of Septr 1st, with the Bust which accompanied it, did not get...
548 Washington, George Wright, Patience From George Washington to Patience Wright, 30 January … 1785-01-30 By what means it came to pass, I shall not undertake to devise; but the fact is, that your letter...
549 Washington, George [Diary entry: 31 January 1785] 1785-01-31 Monday 31st. Mercury at 22 in the Morning 28 at Noon & 29 at Night. Wind at No. Wt. & pretty...
550 Washington, George Boudinot, Elias From George Washington to Elias Boudinot, 31 January … 1785-01-31 Under a full persuation that my letter of Novr, to you, had miscarried, I wrote to you again by...