20. Rain more or less all Night with the wind fresh at So. West which cleard the river for the first time (since the frost set in) of Ice. Morning lowering but clear, calm, & pleast. day—no frost.
- Cite as
- “[Diary entry: 20 February 1769],” Founders Online, National Archives, last modified December 28, 2016, http://founders.archives.gov/documents/Washington/01-02-02-0004-0005-0020. [Original source: The Diaries of George Washington, vol. 2, 14 January 1766 – 31 December 1770, ed. Donald Jackson. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1976, pp. 130–131.]