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2461 Adams, John Quincy 25th. 1786-09-25 Almost all this Day was employ’d in preparing for the exhibition. The musical Parts take up some...
2462 Adams, John Quincy 31st. 1785-05-31 High Wind, directly contrary. The Vessel roll’d so much that most of the passengers were sick. We...
2463 Adams, John Quincy 15th. 1786-10-15 Was excused from attending meeting this day: being somewhat unwell. Finished the first volume of...
2464 Adams, John Quincy 9. 1788-10-09 Charles and Otis were here. Got up shelves.
2465 Adams, John Quincy Adams, Abigail (daughter of JA and AA) John Quincy Adams to Abigail Adams 2d, 17 May 1785 1785-05-17 Our winds are now contrary, and as they changed with the moon they may be three weeks as they...
2466 Adams, John Quincy 26th. 1788-01-26 At home as usual all the evening. Read a little in Gibbon; wrote in the same slavish way as I...
2467 Adams, John Quincy 11th. 1785-07-11 A fresh breeze, and good wind, at about 11 o’clock, we spy’d a sail, and at ¾ after 12 we spoke...
2468 Adams, John Quincy 16th. 1788-02-16 The most violent snow storm, that has appeared in the course of the winter, it began in the...
2469 Adams, John Quincy 13. 1788-10-13 Went to Milton. Put up books.
2470 Adams, John Quincy 30th. 1788-01-30 I went up to the office, in the morning, and sat a couple of hours; but I felt restless and...
2471 Adams, John Quincy 6th. 1788-03-06 We met in the evening at Putnam’s chamber. I did not pass my time so agreeably as I usually do...
2472 Adams, John Quincy 3. 1788-11-03 Cicero de Senectute. Getting well. Cicero’s Cato Major de Senectute , or Essay on Old Age.
2473 Adams, John Quincy 20th. 1788-02-20 Mr. Parsons went yesterday to Boston, to attend the supreme Judicial Court. This evening I past...
2474 Adams, John Quincy 10th. 1788-03-10 Pass’d the evening and supped with Thompson at Dr. Sawyer’s. Mr. Russell was there: he came from...
2475 Adams, John Quincy 27. 1788-08-27 Mr. Parsons went to Boston. Wrote. Mr. Cabot &c.
2476 Adams, John Quincy Sunday [9th.] 1783-11-09 Dined at Dr. Jebbs. John Jebb , doctor of medicine, encyclopedic scholar, and a thoroughgoing...
2477 Adams, John Quincy 18. 1788-09-18 Training. Unwell out of spirits. Foster.
2478 Adams, John Quincy 6th. 1787-01-06 Very cold this morning, Freeman went for Ipswich. Mr. Andrews called upon us in the afternoon. I...
2479 Adams, John Quincy Cranch, Elizabeth John Quincy Adams to Elizabeth Cranch, 23 March 1786 1786-03-23 I came yesterday as far as Boston with Sister Lucy, who is employ’d in fixing me off: I came here...
2480 Adams, John Quincy 31. 1788-08-31 Heard Mr. Prince. Mr. Marquand’s. Mr. Jackson’s. Religious tattoo. At the bottom of the page of...
2481 Adams, John Quincy Thursday Novr. 13th. 1783-11-13 Dined at Mr. J. Johnson. In the evening we went to see the Transactions of the Royal Society; but...
2482 Adams, John Quincy 22. 1788-09-22 H. Lincoln. Dined with Mr. T. Mr. B’s.
2483 Adams, John Quincy Tuesday Decr. 2d. 1783-12-02 This day my father dined out; in the evening I went to the Drury Lane Theatre, had the Beaux...
2484 Adams, John Quincy 10th. 1787-01-10 Mr. Paine was ordained, minister of Charlestown, but as it snow’d all the fore part of the day, I...
2485 Adams, John Quincy 28th. 1787-06-28 Took a long walk in the morning with my Cousin and the Ladies. When we return’d we found, my...
2486 Adams, John Quincy Wednesday July 18th. Commencement Day. 1787-07-18 At about 11 o’clock the procession began from the door of Harvard. The succeeding Classes went...
2487 Adams, John Quincy Adams, Abigail (daughter of JA and AA) John Quincy Adams to Abigail Adams 2d, 1 October 1785 1785-10-01 I am now settled down for the Winter, and shall be obliged to pay an unremitting attention to my...
2488 Adams, John Quincy 7th. 1787-08-07 My Cousin went to Boston in the morning, and did not return till night. I had an opportunity by...
2489 Adams, John Quincy 22d. 1787-07-22 Staid at home from meeting the whole day, and was busily employ’d in writing; and yet have not...
2490 Adams, John Quincy 28th. 1786-06-28 I received a letter from Mr. W. Smith, informing me of my aunt Smith’s Death. She was here this...