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Browsing: Diary of John Quincy Adams, Volume 1


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Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0004-0031

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-03-31

31st. Sunday.

Wrote a letter to my Father.1 Mr. Artaud dined and Supped out. Fine weather. Thermometer at 9 degrees above.0. Stay'd at home all day.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0005-0001

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-04-01

N.(1782)S. April. 1St. Monday.

Stay'd at home all day. Begun to read Robertson's history of Charles the 5th.1 Mr. Artaud supped out. Weather Cloudy in the morning and Clear in the afternoon. Thermometer at 9 degrees above.0.
1. JQA 's notes (copied passages) from Robertson appear in M/JQA/1 (10/21, 11/22 April), Adams Papers, Microfilms, Reel No. 199.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0005-0002

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-04-02

2d. Tuesday.

This day Mr. D. went to carry our letters to be sent to the post office. Stay'd at home all day. Fine weather. Thaws fast.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0005-0003

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-04-03

3d. Wednesday.

This forenoon I took a walk to the academy with Mr. Artaud and bought some maps. Mr. Artaud dined out. In the afternoon Mr. D went to take a walk. Fine weather. Thaw.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0005-0004

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-04-04

4th. Thursday.

This forenoon Mr. Gonset came to pay us a visit. Mr. D and Mr. Artaud went to the shops, and bought some things. Mr. Artaud dined out. In the afternoon I went with Mr. Artaud to the Shops and bought some things. Fine weather.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0005-0005

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-04-05

5th. Friday.

This forenoon Mr. D. went to take a ride. I went with Mr. Artaud and took a long walk upon the key.1 In the afternoon I went to the shops with Mr. Artaud. And I carried my watch to the watch maker's, to be mended. Clear weather.
1. That is, quay.
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