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Browsing: Diary of Charles Francis Adams, Volume 2


Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0003-0010-0031

Author: CFA
Date: 1827-10-31

Wednesday. 31st.

Morning occupied in reading Cruise. In the Circuit Court listening to the proceedings in a trial in which the validity of an assignment of the property of the De Wolfs of Rhode Island was discussed.1 Afternoon reading Cruise at the Office. Richardson called to see me in the evening and we amused ourselves tracing over in my Journal the history of College affairs.
1. The case was that of the New England Marine Insurance Company v. James De Wolf Jr. See entry for 6 Mar. 1829, and note, below.