May 1st. A hard frost which destroyd all the Peaches &ca. from the Water. Wind still at No. Wt. & West but neither so cold nor hard as the two preceeding days.
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- “[Diary entry: 1 May 1770],” Founders Online, National Archives, last modified March 30, 2017, http://founders.archives.gov/documents/Washington/01-02-02-0005-0013-0001. [Original source: The Diaries of George Washington, vol. 2, 14 January 1766 – 31 December 1770, ed. Donald Jackson. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1976, p. 241.]