George Washington Papers

[Diary entry: 14 February 1787]

Wednesday 14th. Mercury at 36 in the Morng.—36 at Noon and 36 at Night.

Thick and heavy clouds in the Morning and wind at No. Et. About 8 Oclock A. M. it began to rain and kept steadily at it all day—at times raining very fast.

Rid immediately, after breakfast to French’s Plantation to see a sick man and intended to have gone to others but was driven back by the rain.

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