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Browsing: Diary of Charles Francis Adams, Volume 1


Docno: ADMS-13-01-02-0003-0013-0014

Author: CFA
Date: 1824-12-14

14. VII:35.

Missed Prayers, recitation, Chemistry, Mr. Farrar, Say, evening, { 442 } a small Supper at Sheafe’s, parting, Ducks and Champagne, Lyceum and Lothrop.

Docno: ADMS-13-01-02-0003-0013-0015

Author: CFA
Date: 1824-12-15

15. VII:30.

Prayers, recitation, Chemistry, Mr. Farrar, Say, evening, Howard, to Boston, a Ramble, Women, a queer affair, escape, return very late.

Docno: ADMS-13-01-02-0003-0013-0016

Author: CFA
Date: 1824-12-16

16. VII:30.1

Prayers, recitation, Chemistry, Dr. Kirkland, leave of absence, ride to Boston, George, with him to Roxbury, dine at Mr. Boylston’s,2 agreeable time, thence to Quincy.
1. CFA added “Cambridge,” in pencil, in the margin of the MS beside this entry.
2. Ward Nicholas Boylston (1747–1828), a kinsman and close friend of JQA’s. See Adams Genealogy.

Docno: ADMS-13-01-02-0003-0013-0017

Author: CFA
Date: 1824-12-17

17. IX.

Quincy, my Grandfather, Conversation, politics, return to Cambridge, pack, again to Boston, Dr. Welsh’s, Miss Hinkley, George, remain with him.

Docno: ADMS-13-01-02-0003-0013-0018

Author: CFA
Date: 1824-12-18

18. VII:30.

Leave Boston, Stage to Providence, Easterly Storm, arrive at Horton’s, remain for the night, Mr. D’Wolf.

Docno: ADMS-13-01-02-0003-0013-0019

Author: CFA
Date: 1824-12-19

19. VI.

Leave Providence, Steam boat, College acquaintances, Fisher, Miller, Bonaparte, Elwyn,1 Marshall, Heavy sea. Stop at Newport, very dull.
1. Charles Henry Langdon-Elwyn, a junior from Boston ( Harvard Annual Cat., 1824).

Docno: ADMS-13-01-02-0003-0013-0020

Author: CFA
Date: 1824-12-20

20. VII.

Steam boat, leave Newport, Willing,1 attempts at occupation, going slowly, off New London.
1. CFA’s classmate, Charles Willing, of Philadelphia ( Harvard Annual Cat., 1824).

Docno: ADMS-13-01-02-0003-0013-0021

Author: CFA
Date: 1824-12-21

21. VI:[50?].

Steam boat, Hell gate, strong current, reach New York, cross to the Steamboat for New Brunswick, Companions, Stage to Trenton.
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