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Browsing: Diary of John Adams, Volume 3


Docno: ADMS-01-03-02-0013-0002-0008

Author: Adams, John
Date: 1796-07-19

July 19. 1796. Tuesday.

A plentifull Shower of Rain with Thunder and Lightning this Morning. Took a Tea spoonful of Bark in Spirit.
Billings steady: but deep in the horrors, gaping, stretching, groaning.