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Browsing: Diary of Charles Francis Adams, Volume 2


Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0001-0004-0028

Author: CFA
Date: 1825-10-28

28. VIII.

Morning at home, Montesquieu, Ben Jonson, walk, Edwd. Wyer, Mr. Frye at dinner, evening, Dr. Thornton.1
1. William Thornton (1759–1828), the superintendent of patents in the Patent Office, who had designed the plans for the national Capitol ( DAB ).