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January

1 May 1824 — 31 October 1825 CFA As with this book, I commence a new plan, it will not be inapropriate to my ... 1 January 1825 CFA Morning stormy, as usual, went to the President’s, ladies, cold treatment, saw ... 2 January 1825 CFA Morning at the Capitol, Mr. Lynde, heard the last part of his Sermon, ... 3 January 1825 CFA Morning at home, short time at Billiards before dinner, evening unwell, headache, ... 4 January 1825 CFA Morning walk to the Capitol, House of Representatives, Johnson, dull, library of ... 5 January 1825 CFA Morning at home, conversation, politics, lounge, Madame better, evening, family ... 6 January 1825 CFA Morning as usual, lounge, evening, large dinner party, very dull, Mr. Rives, thence to a ... 7 January 1825 CFA Morning as usual, Madame improving in health, lounge, evening at home, backgammon ... 8 January 1825 CFA Morning at home, write a letter to George, Johnson off to Rockville, ... 9 January 1825 CFA Not at Church. Morning at home, walk to Georgetown, Thomas, evening visitors, Mr. ... 10 January 1825 CFA Morning at home, lounge, nothing interesting, evening, Mrs. Richard Smith’s, few ... 11 January 1825 CFA Morning at home, report of failure, Ladd, loss to my father, evening party at home, very ... 12 January 1825 CFA Thomas Hellen off, at home all day, reading, evening family to Drawing room, ... 13 January 1825 CFA Morning at home, lounge and ride to Georgetown, loss true, return, large dinner ... 14 January 1825 CFA Morning at home, state of the family, Madame, evening, all at home and backgammon ... 15 January 1825 CFA Morning at home as usual, lounge, time wasted, evening, Theatre, Mrs. Barnes, School for ... 16 January 1825 CFA Morning at home, idle, afternoon at Church, Mr. Baker, singular prayer, home, ... 17 January 1825 CFA Morning at home. Noon, House of Representatives, Mr. Clay, Internal Improvement, ... 18 January 1825 CFA Morning at home, idle, short walk, letter to George, Mary sick, evening, family to Mr. ... 19 January 1825 CFA Morning at home, visits with the ladies, Mrs. Jackson, dinner at Baron Tuyll’s, splendour, ... 20 January 1825 CFA Morning at home, Geography, idle, walk, dinner party at home, General McArthur, ... 21 January 1825 CFA Morning at home, conversation, political prospects brighter, evening, small party, ... 22 January 1825 CFA Morning at home, weather cold, walk, dinner at Mr. T. B. Johnson’s, family, ... 23 January 1825 CFA Snow. At home all day. Newspapers, death of George Bartlett, evening, company at ... 24 January 1825 CFA Weather fair. Morning walk, very idle, evening, family to Mrs. Dickens’, myself to Circus, ... 25 January 1825 CFA Morning at home, nothing to do, political conversation, evening party at home, Miss ... 26 January 1825 CFA At home all day, politics of the day, pervading interest, decline the Drawing ... 27 January 1825 CFA Morning at home, walk, visit my Uncle Johnson, John, return, dinner party at home, ... 28 January 1825 CFA Morning at home, walk, Capitol, evening, family to Morris’, myself at home, visit from Mr. ... 29 January 1825 CFA Morning at home, incessant political discussions, Mr. Clay, Mr. Kremer, evening, Theatre, Mr.... 30 January 1825 CFA Morning, walk, Capitol, too late for Church, Painting of Washington, at home, small ... 31 January 1825 CFA Morning at home, political excitement, Mr. Clay, evening, Theatre, the ...

February

1 May 1824 — 31 October 1825 CFA As with this book, I commence a new plan, it will not be inapropriate to my ... 1 February 1825 CFA Morning at home as usual, walk, evening, Theatre, The poor Soldier, Mr. Keene. Tom Thumb, ... 2 February 1825 CFA Morning as usual, reading the Albigenses and Miss Foote’s trial, English ... 3 February 1825 CFA Morning at home, state of political excitement, walk, motives, home, large dinner, ... 4 February 1825 CFA Morning at home, George arrived today, walk as usual, conversation, evening, ... 5 February 1825 CFA Morning at home, political world in hot water, afternoon, usual lounge, eve. remain ... 6 February 1825 CFA Morning at the Capitol, Mr. Post, extremely crowded and dull. Johnson came ... 7 February 1825 CFA Morning as usual, politics, Mr. Clay and Mr. Kremer, conversation, Johnson, evening, ... 8 February 1825 CFA Morning as usual, reading Waverley, and talking politics, my father, evening, party ... 9 February 1825 CFA Morning at home, snow. Election of President, at half past three my father ... 10 February 1825 CFA Morning as usual, Committee of Congress, visits, evening, family go to the ... 11 February 1825 CFA Morning at home, bad weather, visits, reading Hodgson’s letters, evening Theatre, Mr. ... 12 February 1825 CFA Morning spent at home, want of conversation and excitement since election, evening ... 13 February 1825 CFA Morning at Church, Mr. Little’s with Johnson, dinner party, family, Mr. ... 14 February 1825 CFA Morning at home, low spirits, lounge, Johnson off, evening at home, family to ... 15 February 1825 CFA Weather unpleasant, severe cold, at home all day, dinner party, Genl. La Fayette, ... 16 February 1825 CFA Weather bad, my cold increased, at home all day, Waverley, English Newspapers, Miss ... 17 February 1825 CFA Confined to my room all day, weather very unfavourable, low spirits, dinner party, ... 18 February 1825 CFA Weather very pleasant, much better, walk with my brothers, Mr. and Mrs. Smith and ... 19 February 1825 CFA My cold much worse, at home all day, dull and low spirits, evening, family to Aunt ... 20 February 1825 CFA Weather very bad, remain in my room, Influenza, dull, dinner party at home, could ... 21 February 1825 CFA At home all day, on the recovery, cloudy weather, evening, last regular party, very ... 22 February 1825 CFA Weather raw and disagreeable. Walk to the Capitol, evening, Anniversary Ball, ... 23 February 1825 CFA Health much improved. Walk to the Capitol, Domestic Manufactures, return, evening, Whist at ... 24 February 1825 CFA Morning, walk to the Capitol, Exhibition of Manufactures, Cloths, return, dinner ... 25 February 1825 CFA Morning, walk to the Capitol, Exhibition closes, bad weather, evening, Theatre, ... 26 February 1825 CFA Morning at home, foggy weather, cold increased, family troubles, George, his ... 27 February 1825 CFA Still annoyed by my cold, horrible weather, Johnson Hellen, political affairs, ... 28 February 1825 CFA Morning at home, politics. Cabinet appointments, walk, evening, family to St. ...

March

1 May 1824 — 31 October 1825 CFA As with this book, I commence a new plan, it will not be inapropriate to my ... 1 March 1825 CFA Morning at home, weather fair, lounge, meet Burton, conversation, home. Dinner. ... 2 March 1825 CFA Morning at home, walk to visit old College acquaintances, Burton at the house, Mrs. ... 3 March 1825 CFA Morning at home, lounge, a large family, Mr. Cook and Mr. Cruft dine here, evening, ... 4 March 1825 CFA Inauguration of JQA to be President, procession, walk to the Capitol, home, ... 5 March 1825 CFA Arise fatigued, reading Don Juan, Mrs. de Wint disagreeable, walk, change in the ... 6 March 1825 CFA Not at Church. Johnson off, Madame unwell, walk, Don Juan, my own letters, evening, ... 7 March 1825 CFA Morning at home, walk with Burton, visit my aunts Frye and Smith, return, pleasant dinner, ... 8 March 1825 CFA Off for Baltimore with George and Mrs. De Wint, Rossburgh, Baltimore, Steam boat to ... 9 March 1825 CFA But little sleep, steam boat, Philadelphia, Ives, get on, Trenton, ride to ... 10 March 1825 CFA Arise, clear weather, Steam boat Thistle to New York, arrive and dress, ... 11 March 1825 CFA Morning, lounge, to Castle Garden, Ives, character, pleasant day, afternoon, off ... 12 March 1825 CFA New Haven, start for Hartford, stage, fine weather and bad roads, company ... 13 March 1825 CFA Travelling, Worcester, breakfast 1 2 o’clock, fine weather, company, dry goods ... 14 March 1825 CFA Boston, walking, business, walking, Dr. Welsh’s, conversation, dine at Mr. Cruft’s, ... 15 March 1825 CFA Quincy, arise, remain at home all day, Miss Thaxter, my Uncle unwell, Abby, my aunt ... 16 March 1825 CFA Morning spent at home, performing very little, spirits extremely high, dinner ... 17 March 1825 CFA Morning off to Boston and Cambridge, find all my acquaintance, spend remainder of ... 18 March 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and recitation, lectures, Dr. Ware and Mr. Ticknor, afternoon, ... 19 March 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and lecture, Dr. Ware, ride to Boston with Richardson, George ... 20 March 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, Chapel, Dr. Ware, Mr. Frothingham, walk, evening, employed at home, ... 21 March 1825 CFA Prayers, recitations, Say, Brown, Lectures, Ware and Ticknor, at home all ... 22 March 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, recitation, Say, Brown, Lectures, Ware and Ticknor, at home, ... 23 March 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, Brown, Lectures, Ware and Ticknor, difficulty, Richardson ... 24 March 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, Theme, Lectures, Ware and Ticknor, Brown, evening, ... 25 March 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, Lecture, Ware, missed Ticknor, Declamation, ride with ... 26 March 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, and lecture, Ware, stormy, at home all day, afternoon, Sheafe’s, ... 27 March 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, Chapel, Dr. Ware, missed in the afternoon, unpleasant weather, ... 28 March 1825 CFA Prayers, recitations, Say, missed Brown, Lectures, Ware, Ticknor, ride to Boston ... 29 March 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, recitations, Say, Brown, review, last lecture Ware, Ticknor, evening, ride ... 30 March 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and recitation, Say, Brown review, lecture, Ticknor, evening spent ... 31 March 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, lecture, Ticknor, at home rest of the day, reading ...

April

1 May 1824 — 31 October 1825 CFA As with this book, I commence a new plan, it will not be inapropriate to my ... 1 April 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, Lecture, Ticknor, ride to Boston with Richardson, George ... 2 April 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, ride to Neponset in a Tandem with Sheafe, Billiards, dinner and ... 3 April 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, Chapel, Dr. Ware, missed in the afternoon, weather stormy, evening, ... 4 April 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, Lecture, Ticknor, ride with Richardson to Savin Hill, ... 5 April 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and recitation, Lecture, Ticknor, day spent idly in Cambridge, ... 6 April 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, obtain leave of absence, Lecture from Bigelow, Stage to Boston, ... 7 April 1825 CFA Fast day. Arise, go to Meeting, Mr. Brooks, remain at home in the afternoon ... 8 April 1825 CFA Arise, extensive fire in Boston last evening, at home all day, reading the ... 9 April 1825 CFA Arise, return to Boston, dull ride with my Aunt, George, Briggs, dinner with the former and ... 10 April 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, remain at home all day, name still out, writing my Conference, ... 11 April 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, missed Ticknor and Warren, ride to Bos­ton, Richardson, Franklin ... 12 April 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, missed Ticknor and Webster, ride to Boston with Richardson, ... 13 April 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, and recitation, Say, and Ticknor’s Lecture, attended Bigelow and ... 14 April 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, missed Ticknor and Webster, ride with Howard, Champagne, ... 15 April 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, missed the Lectures of the day, ride to Boston with ... 16 April 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, ride to Neponset tandem with Richardson, dine there, play ... 17 April 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, excused from Chapel, at home all day, idle, evening with Richardson ... 18 April 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, Missed the Lectures, ride to Boston with Sheafe, dine ... 19 April 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, and recitation, Celebration at Concord, Richardson and I to Neponset, ... 20 April 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and recitations all day, ride to Boston, George, conversation, ... 21 April 1825 CFA Boston, ride to Brooklyn, party of four, luncheon, return, George, dine at the ... 22 April 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, missed Mr. Ticknor’s Lecture, Dr. Bigelow, drill, ... 23 April 1825 CFA Missed the exercises, morning at home, horseback to Lexington, Sheafe and ... 24 April 1825 CFA Missed Prayers. Chapel, Dr. Kirkland, Dr. Ware, excessive fatigue, evening at ... 25 April 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, Lecture, Dr. Jackson, ride to Neponset with ... 26 April 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, Exhibition day, my part, George, Company parade, ... 27 April 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, and recitation, Lectures, Dr. Bigelow, Jackson and Warren, ... 28 April 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and recitation, a Theme, Lecture, Dr. Jackson, afternoon, ride with ... 29 April 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, Dr. Bigelow’s Lecture, Jackson’s and Warren’s, evening, ... 30 April 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, and Lecture, ride horseback to Concord with Richardson and Sheafe. ...

May

1 May 1824 — 31 October 1825 CFA As with this book, I commence a new plan, it will not be inapropriate to my ... 1 May 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, Chapel, President Kirkland, amusing Sermon, Dr. Ware, evening, walk ... 2 May 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, lectures, missed Jackson’s, attended Webster and Warren, ... 3 May 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, lectures, attended Jackson, missed Webster, Neponset with ... 4 May 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, Bigelow’s lecture, Everett’s and Warren’s, weather rainy, at home ... 5 May 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and recitation, Say, lectures, Everett and Warren, missed Webster’s, ... 6 May 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, lectures, Bigelow, missed Everett’s, Webster’s, Warren’s, ... 7 May 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, lectures, attended Bigelow, bath, dinner, horseback ride to ... 8 May 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, Chapel, President Kirkland, Dr. Ware, evening a walk, and ... 9 May 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, lectures, Everett, Missed Warren’s and Webster’s, ride to ... 10 May 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, recitation, Say, lectures, Everett, missed Webster, weather bad, ... 11 May 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, lectures, Bigelow, Everett, afternoon, Dudleian lecture, ... 12 May 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Say, Theme, ride horseback with Richardson, Franklin Hotel, ... 13 May 1825 CFA Boston. Arise, breakfast, ride to Neponset, horse capricious, dine there and ... 14 May 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, lectures, attended Bigelow, morning at home, after dinner, ride ... 15 May 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, Chapel, President Kirkland all day, very dull, at home, evening, ... 16 May 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Paley, Lecture, Mr. Everett, ride to Boston with Sheafe, dine ... 17 May 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Paley, a review, Howard, a party to Sudbury, ride with Richardson, dine ... 18 May 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Paley, a review, missed Lecture, visit from George and ... 19 May 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Paley, a review, a Forensic. Students to leave Cambridge, ... 20 May 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, morning at my room, quiet. Stage to Boston, George’s room, Stage ... 21 May 1825 CFA Boston. Arise, tired with Boston, walk to Quincy, Neponset, billiards dull, arrive ... 22 May 1825 CFA Arise, at home all day, quiet, Butler’s Analogy, dry, evening, Mr. Degrand ... 23 May 1825 CFA Arise, quiet at home, my grandfather, my Uncle as usual, dull, reflection on ... 24 May 1825 CFA Arise, Morning at home, Butler’s Analogy, Liaisons Dangereuses, dangerous book, ... 25 May 1825 CFA Arise, leave Quincy, Stage to Boston, Election day, Boston Cadets, George, fatigue, ... 26 May 1825 CFA Cambridge. Richardson calls for me, ride to Worcester through Newton, Needham, ... 27 May 1825 CFA Leave Worcester, pass through Leicester, Charlton, dine at Stur-bridge, Holland to ... 28 May 1825 CFA Leave Stafford, delightful ride through Tolland to Vernon, excellent breakfast, ... 29 May 1825 CFA Hartford. Tudor’s, Church, Mr. Wheaton, dine with Tudor, ride to Major ... 30 May 1825 CFA Hartford. Leave Tudor, agreeable visit, ride up the course of the river, beautiful ... 31 May 1825 CFA Springfield. Armory U.S., dine with Dwight, pleasant, evening ride to ...

June

1 May 1824 — 31 October 1825 CFA As with this book, I commence a new plan, it will not be inapropriate to my ... 1 June 1825 CFA Northampton. W. B. Lee, Round Hill, ascent of Mt. Holyoke, warm, Miss ... 2 June 1825 CFA Northampton. Weather rainy, leave it and pass through Amherst to Belchertown, dine, ... 3 June 1825 CFA Ware Factory village, leave it, pass through Brookfield and South Brookfield to ... 4 June 1825 CFA Leave Worcester, rain and uncomfortable, Westborough to Framingham, good dinner, ... 5 June 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, Chapel, Dr. Ware, Mr. Gilman, return to old habits, weather cold, ... 6 June 1825 CFA Prayers, a Miss, weather unpleasant, at home all day, Traits of Nature, Miss ... 7 June 1825 CFA Prayers, Lectures, Dr. Webster, Judge Parker, to Boston with Sheafe, dine at ... 8 June 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and Dr. Webster, attended Dr. Bigelow and Judge Parker, ride with ... 9 June 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and Lectures, ride with Richardson, Billiards at the Franklin Hotel, ... 10 June 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and Lectures, attended Dr. Bigelow, afternoon ride with Richardson, ... 11 June 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, and Lecture, quiet day at home, afternoon ride with Sheafe to ... 12 June 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, Chapel, Dr. Ware, Dr. Kirkland, quiet at home, conversation with ... 13 June 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, ride with Sheafe to Nahant, Nine pins, dress for dinner, no ... 14 June 1825 CFA Nahant, Fishing and Billiards, Company, Prescott, Rowe and others, disgusting, ... 15 June 1825 CFA Nahant, Billiards, arrival of Richardson and Howard shortly after, dinner, large ... 16 June 1825 CFA Rain, leave Nahant, Lynn, Cambridge, thence with Sheafe to Boston, dine at the ... 17 June 1825 CFA Prayers, no lecture, ride to Charlestown with Richardson, Bunker Hill, Mr. ... 18 June 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, and Lecture, at home all day, quiet, Rothelan, reflection, evening at ... 19 June 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, Chapel, Mr. Colman, figures, evening, to Boston with Richardson, ... 20 June 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and exercises, to Boston with Sheafe, dine at the Exchange, ride to ... 21 June 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and exercises, ride with Howard, Roxbury, Strawberries, return, ... 22 June 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and exercises, party to the Blue Hills, ride with Richardson, Champagne, ... 23 June 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and exercises, to Boston with Richardson, dine at Rouillard’s, ... 24 June 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and exercises, morning at home, afternoon Declamation, ride with ... 25 June 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, unpleasant weather, at home all day, Juliet Grenville, Sheafe ... 26 June 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, Chapel, Dr. Ware, Dr. Kirkland, evening, pleasant ride with ... 27 June 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and recitation, Lecture, Judge Parker, Law, to Boston with ... 28 June 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Paley, a review, morning at home, sick and low spirits, ... 29 June 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and review, morning at home, Novels, Rhoda, ride with Sheafe, conversation, ... 30 June 1825 CFA Prayers, recitation, Paley, a review, at home all day, finish Rhoda, Otis, ...

July

1 May 1824 — 31 October 1825 CFA As with this book, I commence a new plan, it will not be inapropriate to my ... 1 July 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, review, Brown’s Philosophy, Lectures, Dr. Bigelow, Judge Parker, Law, ... 2 July 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and Lectures, Boston, George, conversation, afternoon, ride, my own temper ... 3 July 1825 CFA Missed Prayers. Chapel, Mr. Noyes, Dr. Ware, uninteresting, evening, ride with Richardson, ... 4 July 1825 CFA Prayers, review, Say’s Political Economy, rainy day for Anniversary 1776, quiet at my room, ... 5 July 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, review, Say, morning at home, ride with Sheafe, Newton Falls, sleep and low ... 6 July 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, review, Say, morning at home, ride with Sheafe, Savin Hill, return late. ... 7 July 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and review, ride to Boston with Richardson, Franklin Hotel, billiards, dine ... 8 July 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, review, morning quiet at home, Declamation, ride with Sheafe, evening at ... 9 July 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, Bath, ride with Richardson, Neponset Hotel, Billiards, return early, evening ... 10 July 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, Chapel, Dr. Kirkland, Mr. Furness, the latter interesting, ride to Boston ... 11 July 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, review, Mr. Hayward, ride to Boston with Richardson, dine at the Exchange ... 12 July 1825 CFA Missed Prayers and review, weather very warm, remain at home all day, sick and in low ... 13 July 1825 CFA Missed Prayers. Examination day, very disagreeable, passed pretty well, Dr. Ware’s child ... 14 July 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, morning at home, packing up, ride to Boston with Sheafe, Conversation with ... 15 July 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, packing up at home, Declamation, ride with Richardson, evening, Meeting of K.... 16 July 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, distribution of parts, Cunningham, none for me, ride with Sheafe, Fresh ... 17 July 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, Chapel, Dr. Kirkland, Dr. Ware, Farewell Sermons, ride with Richardson, to ... 18 July 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, morning at home, ride with Sheafe, to Boston, George not there, dine at the ... 19 July 1825 CFA Missed Prayers, separation from College, Oration, Brigham, Poem, Hedge, visit at Dr. ... 20 July 1825 CFA Cambridge, Richardson leaves, packing, Stage to Boston, letter from my Mother, George, back ... 21 July 1825 CFA Quincy. At home all day, Memoirs of the Dutchess of Orleans, my Grandfather, his good ... 22 July 1825 CFA Quincy. Ride to Boston and Cambridge, settlement of affairs, Dr. Kirkland, leave of absence, ... 23 July 1825 CFA Quincy. Ride to Cambridge, final arrangement, leave it permanently, reflection, to Boston, ... 24 July 1825 CFA Quincy. At home all day, finish the memoirs of the Dutchess of Orleans, pack up, Shaw, ... 25 July 1825 CFA Morning, leave Quincy, to Boston with Mrs. Clarke, my Grandfather, kindness, day with ... 26 July 1825 CFA Leave Boston, Stage to Providence, quick riding, Steamboat to New York, Mr. Parker, Cards, ... 27 July 1825 CFA On the passage, want of interest, afternoon, reach New York, Hotels full, occupy a parlor, ... 28 July 1825 CFA Leave New York, Steamboat to New Brunswick, Stage to Trenton, warm and dusty, Steamboat to ... 29 July 1825 CFA Leave Philadelphia, Steamboat to New Castle, Stage to Frenchtown, party from the Springs, ... 30 July 1825 CFA Leave Baltimore, ride to Washington, home, President’s house, family, my Mother, Billiards, ... 31 July 1825 CFA Washington. At home all day, conversation with the family, my Mother, John, evening, Mr. ...

August

1 May 1824 — 31 October 1825 CFA As with this book, I commence a new plan, it will not be inapropriate to my ... 1 August 1825 CFA Washington. Arise, morning at home spent idly, General La Fayette and suite arrived, ... 2 August 1825 CFA Arise, morning, ride, distributing invitations, John’s horse, billiards with ladies, large ... 3 August 1825 CFA Arise, morning at home, Hoffman’s Introductory Lecture, dull, billiards, large dinner, Civil ... 4 August 1825 CFA Arise, morning at home, Hoffman’s Second Lecture, equally dull, General La Fayette and suite ... 5 August 1825 CFA Arise, morning at home, Wilson’s Introductory Lecture, dull, billiards, large dinner, ... 6 August 1825 CFA Arise, morning at home, dinner early, The President and John, General La Fayette and suite ... 7 August 1825 CFA Arise, not at Church during the day, resume Shakespeare, letter to George, quiet life at ... 8 August 1825 CFA Arise, morning at home, quiet, Shakespeare, letter to my Grandfather, billiards, company in ... 9 August 1825 CFA Arise, morning at home, Shakespeare, Commence reviewing Junius, letter to Sheafe, evening, ... 10 August 1825 CFA Arise, morning at home, Shakespeare, Junius, billiards, evening, Mr. and Mrs. Frye. Party ... 11 August 1825 CFA Arise, morning at home, Shakespeare, Junius, John sick, dinner for Genl. Lafayette, Genl. ... 12 August 1825 CFA Arise, morning at home, Shakespeare, Junius, Genl. L.F. dines out, company at home, Messrs. ... 13 August 1825 CFA Arise, morning at home, Shakespeare, Junius, Genl. La Fayette starts for Montpelier, tired ... 14 August 1825 CFA Arise, warm weather, Church, St. John’s, Mr. Hawley, dull, finish Shakespeare, third time, ... 15 August 1825 CFA Arise, bathe with John in the Potomac, warm, Junius, Dangeau, billiards with John, temper ... 16 August 1825 CFA Arise, bath, head ach, weather warm, Junius, Dangeau, reflection upon last evening, ... 17 August 1825 CFA Arise, weather bad, violent head ach, cases from Boston, arrangement, evening ride with my ... 18 August 1825 CFA Arise, my birth day, eighteen, still unwell, Crusaders, dinner, Mr. G. Sullivan, Champagne, ... 19 August 1825 CFA Arise, at home all day. Journal, Dangeau, evening, billiards with the ladies, quiet day. ... 20 August 1825 CFA Arise, at home all day. Junius, Dangeau, Journal, evening, ride with my Mother, billiards. ... 21 August 1825 CFA Arise, at home all day, letters to George and to my Grandfather, finish Junius, evening, ... 22 August 1825 CFA Arise, at home all day, letter to Sheafe, Dangeau, unwell, fishing with John, good sport, ... 23 August 1825 CFA Arise, bath, at home all day, still unwell, Dangeau, Beattie, Journal, evening ride, ... 24 August 1825 CFA Arise, bath, at home all day, Cramp, Dangeau, Pope, Thomson’s Castle of Indolence, evening, ... 25 August 1825 CFA Arise, bath, at home, unwell, effect of the water, Dangeau, evening, ride, visits from Mr. ... 26 August 1825 CFA Arise, General La Fayette, his son and Le Vasseur, dinner, Captn. Allyn, Mr. Custis and ... 27 August 1825 CFA Arise, at home all day, Dangeau, writing Notes, Gen. La Fayette, &c., dine out, evening ... 28 August 1825 CFA Arise, Church, Mr. Baker’s, beautiful woman, a prostitute, home, letter to George, and my ... 29 August 1825 CFA Arise, Genl. La Fayette to Wood Lawn, Robertson’s Charles the fifth, at home all day, ... 30 August 1825 CFA Arise, at home all day, Robertson, Hume Appendix, Feudal Law, evening ride with my Mother, ... 31 August 1825 CFA Arise, at home all day, Robertson, Madame de Stael, l’Influence des Passions, General La ...

September

1 May 1824 — 31 October 1825 CFA As with this book, I commence a new plan, it will not be inapropriate to my ... 1 September 1825 CFA Arise, copy out Notes, Robertson’s Charles 5th, Journal, Madame de Stael, l’Influence des ... 2 September 1825 CFA Arise, copy out Notes, Robertson, Journal, finish l’Influence des Passions, opinion of it ... 3 September 1825 CFA Arise, finish copying Notes, and the first vol. Robertson, Journal, Mad. de Stael, ... 4 September 1825 CFA Arise, Church in the morning, Mr. Baker, dull and disappointed, letters to my Grandfather ... 5 September 1825 CFA Arise, time wasted, General La Fayette goes to Georgetown, Journal, l’Allemagne, review ... 6 September 1825 CFA Arise, morning at home, General La Fayette’s birthday, celebrated by a great dinner at home, ... 7 September 1825 CFA Arise, Journal, ceremony of leave taking, General La Fayette goes. Military parade. Copy his ... 8 September 1825 CFA Arise. Commence Hallam’s Middle Ages, l’Allemagne, Journal, house very quiet, evening, ride ... 9 September 1825 CFA Arise, copy Notes, Hallam’s Middle Ages, l’Allemagne, Life of Ben Jonson, Journal, ... 10 September 1825 CFA Arise, copy Notes, l’Allemagne, Journal, billiards, day spent idly, evening at home, Mr. ... 11 September 1825 CFA Arise, Church in the morning, Mr. Hawley, tolerable, letters to George and H.W., ... 12 September 1825 CFA Arise, copy Notes, Hallam, Journal, l’Allemagne, Horace, l’Allemagne, Ben Jonson, Every Man ... 13 September 1825 CFA Arise, copy Notes, Hallam, Journal, l’Allemagne, Horace, Ben Jonson, evening conversation ... 14 September 1825 CFA Arise, copy Notes, Hallam, Journal, l’Allemagne, Horace, Ben Jon­son, evening, ride and ... 15 September 1825 CFA Arise, copy Notes, Hallam, Journal, l’Allemagne, Horace, Ben Jonson, Mr. Nelson of Virginia ... 16 September 1825 CFA Arise, Hallam’s Middle Ages, Madame de Stael, l’Allemagne, Ben Jonson, letter from ... 17 September 1825 CFA Arise, Ben Jonson, visit to Mr. Browere, Operation of making a bust from the head, ... 18 September 1825 CFA At home all day, Medicine, Ben Jonson, evening ride with my Mother, my Uncle Johnson and ... 19 September 1825 CFA Morning at home, Hallam, Ben Jonson, Horace, Odes, letters to my Grandfather and George, ... 20 September 1825 CFA Morning at home, family off, Ben Jonson, Horace, walk, Commissions, Insurance Stock, ... 21 September 1825 CFA Morning at home alone, Hallam, Ben Jonson, Horace, evening, Theatre, Turn Out, Bombastes ... 22 September 1825 CFA Morning at home, Hallam, Ben Jonson, Horace, evening, quiet at home, Gil Blas. ... 23 September 1825 CFA Morning at home, Hallam, Ben Jonson, Horace, Insurance Stock purchased, evening, Theatre, ... 24 September 1825 CFA Morning at home, Ben Jonson, packing Law Books for George, walk to Mr. Frye’s, dine there, ... 25 September 1825 CFA Morning at home, Ben Jonson, Horace, Sterne, Don Quixote, walk with Weed, Mary C. Hellen, ... 26 September 1825 CFA Morning at home, Hallam, Ben Jonson, Horace, walk, evening, Theatre, Every one has his ... 27 September 1825 CFA Morning at home, Hallam, Ben Jonson, Horace, evening at home, Don Quixote, letter to George. ... 28 September 1825 CFA Morning at home, Hallam, Ben Jonson, Horace, letter from Sheafe, evening, Theatre, She ... 29 September 1825 CFA Morning at home, finished Hallam, Ben Jonson, Horace, letter to Sheafe, evening at home. ... 30 September 1825 CFA Morning at home, Vattel, review Hallam, Ben Jonson, Horace, evening, Theatre, Poor ...

October

1 May 1824 — 31 October 1825 CFA As with this book, I commence a new plan, it will not be inapropriate to my ... 1 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Ben Jonson, letters from John, and Richardson, reply to the latter, dine at ... 2 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Ben Jonson, Horace, finish letter to Richardson, Sterne, Don Quixote, ... 3 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Vattel, Horace, Ben Jonson, letter from George and reply, feelings about ... 4 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, indolence, Vattel, Horace, Ben Jonson, Joshua Boyd called, billiards, ... 5 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Vattel, Horace, Ben Jonson, visits, Col. Roberdeau, Col. McKenny, evening, ... 6 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Vattel, Horace, Ben Jonson, Don Quixote, Johnson Hellen from Rockville, ... 7 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Vattel, Horace, Ben Jonson, visits, Dr. Huntt, Joshua Boyd, letter from ... 8 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Bath, visits, Mrs. Smith and M. C. Hellen, Ben Jonson, letter from George, ... 9 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, weather foggy, indolent, Horace, Ben Jonson, letter to George, evening, ... 10 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Vattel, weather bad, Horace, Odes, Ben Jonson, evening, billiards, ... 11 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, much wasted, room disordered, masons, visit, Joshua Boyd, evening, ... 12 October 1825 CFA House in much disorder, fitting up for the Winter, Vattel, Ben Jonson, evening as usual, ... 13 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Vattel, Ben Jonson, Horace, billiards, evening walk with Johnson, ... 14 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Vattel, Ben Jonson, Horace, evening as usual, billiards with Johnson, ... 15 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, indolence, neglect my studies, letters from John and Richardson, reply to ... 16 October 1825 CFA Morning, Church, Mr. Baker, tiresome, Mrs. W. S. Smith and Mary C. Hellen, conversation with ... 17 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Vattel, Ben Jonson, Horace, weather cold, evening, billiards and backgammon ... 18 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Vattel, Ben Jonson, Horace, Florian, Gonzalve de Cordoue, evening walk, ... 19 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Vattel, Ben Jonson, Horace, Gonzalve de Cordoue, evening walk, billiards. ... 20 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Vattel, my Aunt, Mrs. Frye and Mary C. Hellen, Ben Jonson, Horace, Gonzalve ... 21 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, finish Vattel, Ben Jonson, Horace, Gonzalve de Cordoue, evening walk, ... 22 October 1825 CFA Morning idle, walk, bath, Johnson Hellen off, Ben Jonson, evening walk, solitary feeling. ... 23 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, fatigue, and low spirits, very idle, evening, a walk, Don Juan. ... 24 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Montesquieu, Ben Jonson, Horace, evening, solitary walk, Don Juan. ... 25 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Montesquieu, Ben Jonson, Horace, evening, walk, Don Juan. ... 26 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Montesquieu, Ben Jonson, Horace, arrival of my father, dinner, Mr. G. ... 27 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Montesquieu, Ben Jonson, Horace, evening at home, Don Juan, Conversation ... 28 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Montesquieu, Ben Jonson, walk, Edwd. Wyer, Mr. Frye at dinner, evening, Dr. ... 29 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Ben Jonson, assorting Newspapers, letter to Richardson, evening at home. ... 30 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Ben Jonson, Horace, Church, Mr. Hawley, dull, evening, conversation with my ... 31 October 1825 CFA Morning at home, Montesquieu, finish Ben Jonson, Horace, evening, walk with my father, visit ...

November

1 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Montesquieu, Esprit des Lois, Horace, dinner party at Mrs. Pleasonton’s, ... 2 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Montesquieu, Horace, Beaumont and Fletcher, letter from George, evening, ... 3 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, finish Montesquieu, Beaumont and Fletcher, evening, visit to my Uncle T. B. ... 4 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves’ History of the English Law, Beaumont and Fletcher, Horace, my ... 5 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, bath, Beaumont and Fletcher, Horace, evening, visits, my Uncle T. B. ... 6 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Church, Mr. Hawley, dull, Mrs. W. S. Smith, my mother, evening, ... 7 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves’ History of English Law, Beaumont and Fletcher, Horace, evening, ... 8 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, Horace, letter to Richardson, my Uncle ... 9 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, Horace, dinner party to the Duke of Saxe ... 10 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves, walk, Beaumont and Fletcher, Horace, evening, ball at Mrs. ... 11 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves, walk, Beaumont and Fletcher, Johnson Hellen arrives, evening, my ... 12 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, my mother, Beaumont and Fletcher, finish Horace, Johnson off, evening, walk.... 13 November 1825 CFA Morning, Church, Mr. Baker, Communion day, embarrassment, home, Mr. Savage, and Mr. Smith of ... 14 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, my mother unwell, evening, Mr. and Mrs. ... 15 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, walk, evening at home, family dull. ... 16 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, evening, ride with John, Bladensburgh, cool, ... 17 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, evening, walk, quiet life. ... 18 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, head ach, evening at home, family. ... 19 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Beaumont and Fletcher, walk, bath, ride with my Mother, evening with the ... 20 November 1825 CFA Morning, Church, Mr. Baker’s, ride with John, cold, dinner, Mrs. W. S. Smith, letter to ... 21 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, Burke, walk, evening with the family. ... 22 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, letter from George, evening party to Madame ... 23 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, dinner, Mr. Hughes, amusing man, evening, ... 24 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, walk, evening at home. ... 25 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, letter to George, evening at home, Joshua ... 26 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Beaumont and Fletcher, Burke, evening with the family, dull life for ... 27 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Burke, Beaumont and Fletcher, head ach, walk, evening at home. ... 28 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, Burke, walk, letter from Sheafe, evening ... 29 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, family, evening, solitary walk. ... 30 November 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, walk, dinner party, Baron Tuyll’s, Corps ...

December

1 December 1825 CFA At home all day, weather cloudy, Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, quiet day, evening with the ... 2 December 1825 CFA At home all day, nothing remarkable, Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, Burke, evening out. ... 3 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, unwell, spirits low, Beaumont and Fletcher, letter from Richardson, death ... 4 December 1825 CFA At home all day, low spirits, medicine, Beaumont and Fletcher, Burke, evening with the ... 5 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, De Lolme, Meeting of Congress, J. W. Taylor, ... 6 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, finish Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, President’s Message, Burke, evening ... 7 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, Blackstone’s Commentaries, Beaumont and Fletcher, walk, John, evening with ... 8 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, Blackstone, remove to my own room, Byron, Beaumont and Fletcher, walk, ... 9 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, Blackstone, Beaumont and Fletcher, Byron, ride with John, eclipse, letter ... 10 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, bath, Beaumont and Fletcher, ride with John, evening at home with the ... 11 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, unwell, Beaumont and Fletcher, letter to my Grandfather, evening at home. ... 12 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, Blackstone, Beaumont and Fletcher, reflection upon sickness, evening with ... 13 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, Blackstone, Beaumont and Fletcher, first dinner party, new members, Vice ... 14 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, Blackstone, Beaumont and Fletcher, the Miss Ramsays, walk, evening, Drawing ... 15 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, Blackstone, Beaumont and Fletcher, Byron, indisposed, evening quiet, with ... 16 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, Blackstone, Beaumont and Fletcher, weather rainy, walk, evening with the ... 17 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, Beaumont and Fletcher, Byron, unpleasant weather, conversation with John, ... 18 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, Beaumont and Fletcher, Byron, letters, evening with the family. ... 19 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, Blackstone, Beaumont and Fletcher, Byron, evening, Mrs. W. S. Smith, family.... 20 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, Blackstone, Beaumont and Fletcher, Byron, dinner party at home, Miss Van ... 21 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, Blackstone, Sullivan’s Lectures, Beaumont and Fletcher, Byron, evening at ... 22 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, Blackstone, Sullivan’s Lectures, Beaumont and Fletcher, Byron, evening at ... 23 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, Blackstone, Sullivan’s Lectures, Beaumont and Fletcher, small dinner party, ... 24 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, assorting Newspapers, Beaumont and Fletcher, dinner party, Baron Tuyll’s, ... 25 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, Christmas day, letter from my Grandfather, evening with the family. ... 26 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, Beaumont and Fletcher, Byron, weather cold, walk to Mr. Frye’s, Christmas ... 27 December 1825 CFA Morning at home, Beaumont and Fletcher, Byron, dull day at home, evening, family. ... 28 December 1825 CFA At home all day, Beaumont and Fletcher, Byron, a Drawing room, crowded and stupid. ... 29 December 1825 CFA At home all day, Indolence, Beaumont and Fletcher, Byron, letter from Richardson, evening ... 30 December 1825 CFA At home all day, Beaumont and Fletcher, Byron, dinner party at home, Mr. Stevenson of ... 31 December 1825 CFA At home all day, Beaumont and Fletcher, Byron, dinner party, New Year, family, Bishop ...