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Browsing: Diary of Charles Francis Adams, Volume 1


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Docno: ADMS-13-01-02-0001-0003-0013

Author: CFA
Date: 1820-02-13

13. VIII:30.

Arise, go to Church, Mr. Everett,1 1st Corinthians, 7. 29. Return, evening, Aunt Frye’s.
1. Edward Everett (1794–1865), who was later to play such an important role in CFA’s Diary as Massachusetts Representative and Senator, as President of Harvard College, and, more personally, as brother-in-law of CFA’s future wife, was at this time a clergyman and a professor of Greek at Harvard, regarded as “a young man of shining talents and of illustrious promise” (JQA, Diary, 13 Feb. 1820; DAB ).

Docno: ADMS-13-01-02-0001-0003-0014

Author: CFA
Date: 1820-02-14

14. VIII:30.

Arise, go to School, Cicero, Minora, review, home, dinner, Mr. and Mrs. Smith, evening, Whist.

Docno: ADMS-13-01-02-0001-0003-0015

Author: CFA
Date: 1820-02-15

15. VIII:40.

Arise, go to School, Cicero, Minora, review, home, dinner party, very agreeable.
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