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Adams, Charles Francis (1807-1886, son of JQA and LCA, designated as CFA in The Adams Papers):

Social Life

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attends dinners, social functions, &c.167

DCA03
73-74*
90*
99*
106-108*
113*
121*
140*
276*
325*
336*
373*
DCA04
41*
58*
65*
82-83*
125*
127*
151-152*
163*
168*
172*
178-180*
185*
266*
271*
365-366*
384*
387*
419*
DCA05
35*
101*
105-106*
161*
244-245*
248*
254*
278*
282*
305*
DCA06
63*
70*
157*
274*
286*
370*
371*
375*
DCA07
60*
79*
137*
165*
169*
192*
236*
258*
273-274*
275*
302*
383*
401*
403*
406*
DCA08
29*
35*
42*
139*
142*
144*
173*
182*
246-247*
343*

evening parties &c. with ABA 95

DCA05
16*
19*
22*
25*
32*
36*
43-44*
48*
52*
53*
55*
56*
62*
74*
79*
109*
119*
122*
124*
152*
194*
220*
234*
242*
251*
252*
267*
270*
272*
298*
301*
378*
381*
DCA06
51*
56*
62*
85*
90*
134*
190*
211*
243*
247*
263*
264*
268*
272*
290*
312*
317*
350*
354*
358*
361*
364*
372*
375*
382*
DCA07
104*
109*
113*
150*
160*
176*
177*
181*
184*
190*
200*
289*
348*
362*
372*
DCA08
6*
7*
8*
14*
39*
48*
51*
60*
132*
144*
151*
165*
174*
194*
195*
200*
201*
221*
222*
228*
365*
366*

attends theater, opera, and concerts122

DCA05
4*
22*
32*
69-71*
75*
286-287*
ix-xi*
DCA06
19*
102*
105*
112*
116*
233*
243-244*
276*
279*
283*
285*
288*
303*
305*
345*
349*
DCA07
41*
42*
49*
188*
195*
196*
201-211 passim *
230*
242*
246*
310*
345*
352*
366*
370*
371*
395*
DCA08
34*
42*
44*
117*
137*
138*
145*
148*
155-156*
190-191*
226*
335*
DCA02

with ABA 32

DCA05
10*
16*
37*
55*
73*
74*
134*
227*
231*
264*
273*
274*
284*
291*
301*
307*
DCA06
69*
241*
292*
297*
343*
366*
376*
DCA03
153*
420*
423*
425*
DCA04
190*
263-264*
283*
413-414*
viii-ix*

visits made65

DCA07
2*
58*
60*
75*
77*
103*
105*
110*
111*
136*
149*
153*
154*
162*
164*
183*
187*
189*
203-236 passim *
244*
253-284 passim *
294*
295*
314*
317*
324*
327*
335*
349-358 passim *
365*
368*
373*
DCA08
44-58 passim *
66*
67*
75*
94-116 passim *
127-138 passim *
146-221 passim *
230*
234*
235*
238-307 passim *
320*
327-359 passim *
369-379 passim *

with ABA 19

DCA05
271*
344-345*
347*
354*
357*
DCA06
41*
76*
121-122*
143*
195*
235*
240*
289*
301*
316*
329*
384-385*
389*
409*

art exhibitions, galleries and auctions 60

DCA03
234*
240*
255*
294*
410-411*
DCA04
21*
46*
115*
118-119*
179-180*
212*
228*
303*
305*
314*
323*
327*
402*
DCA05
93*
97*
128*
148*
150*
177*
206*
315*
318*
405*
DCA06
9-10*
38*
39*
44*
48*
49*
122*
127*
134*
254*
271-272*
409*
DCA07
222*
401*
403*
DCA08
27*
28*
30*
35*
39*
52*
144*
231*
347*
x*

visits Gallery of Paintings, Boston3

DCA02

visits to King's gallery2

DCA01
DCA02
299

visits Street's 1

DCA01
71

visits Stuart's gallery1

DCA02
268

bathing 50

DCA07
52*
DCA03
269-270*
273-274*
295*
318-319*
322*
DCA04
350*
DCA05
335*
376*
384*
391*
401*

saltwater 37

DCA03
282-283*
DCA04
59*
66*
70-72*
81-84*
89*
318*
320*
323*
339*
340*
343*
DCA05
125-127*
133*
134*
148*
149*
355*
366*
DCA06
194*
195*
DCA07
79*
93*
98*
281*
286*
298*
DCA08
76*
85*
86*
98*
267*
268*
276*
283*
284*
290*

warm bath1

DCA06
386*

attends sales and auctions47

DCA02
385
DCA03
36*
230-232*
241*
322*
330*
375*
DCA04
6*
7*
18*
262*
314*
DCA05
63*
89*
90*
94*
105*
110*
141*
163*
204*
254*
261*
269*
270*
272-273*
300*
308*
338*
387*
393*
DCA06
42*
144*
268-269*
xiii*
DCA07
146*
328*
331*
351*
356*
369*
391*
398*
DCA08
56*
233*
292*
350*

entertains at dinner27

DCA05
24*
26*
56*
75*
214*
218*
241*
257-258*
301-302*
DCA06
80*
170*
241*
275*
309-310*
335*
351*
362-363*
DCA07
140*
173*
177*
185*
195*
223*
DCA08
145*
171*
192*
222*

attends dances and “assemblies”26

DCA07
6*
11*
49*
111*
DCA08
162-163*
172*
181*
185*
188*
193*
194*
200*

balls 14

DCA07
215*
227*
361*
395*
DCA08
10*
32*
154*
168*
170*
177*
178*
184*
194*
289*

friends18

DCA03
1-2*
9*
23*
46*
79*
96*
117*
127*
141*
142*
223-225*
380*
DCA04
10*
88*
115*
240*
402*
417*
See also: names of individuals

attends lectures 16

DCA02
325
DCA03
81*
88*
96*
101*
108-109*
127*
133*
155*
DCA07
76*
96-97*
158-159*
365*
368*
373*
DCA08
126*

outings13

DCA03
276*
281-282*
285*
305-306*
308*
xxv*
DCA04
149*
DCA05
375*
DCA06
207*
369*
DCA07
282*
DCA08
255*
289*

interest in astronomical phenomena10

DCA06
26-27*
266-267*
375*
DCA03
257*
421*
DCA04
83*
DCA07
172*
270*
329*
DCA08
112*

entertains with ABA6

DCA05
12*
277*
291*
DCA06
251*
254-255*
369*

music6

DCA03
279*
DCA04
156*
224*
275*
311*
364*

attends weddings4

DCA07
117*
143*

visits and parties 2

DCA03
1*
DCA04
13*

overindulgence in wine4

DCA07
215*
DCA08
174*
222*
DCA05
377*

views new construction4

DCA04
46-47*
231*
263*
385*

week's trip to Nantucket &c.3

DCA06
212*
215-226*
xviii*

attends Harvard Commencement2

DCA05
374*

and reunion, 1828 1

DCA02

attends Mechanic fair2

DCA08
300*
304*

uses telescope2

DCA08
86*
95*

views horticultural exhibits2

DCA05
173*
387-388*

at “glee singing”1

DCA08
38*

attends circle of a “charitable gossip society”1

DCA08
169*

attends display of mechanical curiosities1

DCA06
178-179*

“I am not much of a ladies' man, but can serve upon a pinch”1

DCA06
113*

measures girth of elms1

DCA03
323-324*

observes balloon ascent1

DCA05
352*

sees a regatta1

DCA08
48*

sees giraffe1

DCA08
253*

sees illuminating oil experiment1

DCA08
300-301*

sees juggler1

DCA06
266*

tours Mint1

DCA06
9*

views fireworks1

DCA06
173*

views military parade1

DCA07
45*

visit to Wyer's mineral collection1

DCA01
48

witnesses Indian visitation1

DCA07
336*

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