5th. Wind at No. West & cold—frost very severe. In the evening the Wind shifted to the Southward & moderated.
- Cite as
- “[Diary entry: 5 February 1780],” Founders Online, National Archives, last modified March 30, 2017, http://founders.archives.gov/documents/Washington/01-03-02-0006-0003-0005. [Original source: The Diaries of George Washington, vol. 3, 1 January 1771–5 November 1781, ed. Donald Jackson. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1978, p. 344.]