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Browsing: Diary of John Quincy Adams, Volume 1


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Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0006-0013

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-05-13

13th. Monday.

Mr. D went out in the forenoon. Took a walk with Mr. Artaud in the forenoon upon the quay. Mr. D. dined at Mr. Wolff's; went with Mr. Artaud to the concert. Thermometer 10. degrees above 0.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0006-0014

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-05-14

14th. Tuesday.

Stay'd at home all day. Very high wind. Mr. D went out in the forenoon and in the afternoon. Mr. Artaud went out in the evening. Thermometer 10. degrees above.0.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0006-0015

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-05-15

15th. Wednesday.

Went and took a walk with Mr. Artaud in the Jardin d'été.1 Spent the evening and supp'd at Mr. Rimbert's. Fine weather. Thermometer 16. degrees above.0. Took off our double windows.
1. A public garden located on the banks of the Neva and originally part of Peter the Great's summer palace (Storch, Picture of Petersburg , p. 40–41).

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0006-0016

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-05-16

16th. Thursday.

Stay'd at home all day. Mr. Artaud went on hunting. In the forenoon Mr. D. went and took a walk; and in the afternoon to Mr. Wolff's. Thermometer 19 degrees. heat. Thunder shower in the afternoon. Cleared up afterwards.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0006-0017

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-05-17

17th. Friday.

Stay'd at home all day. In the forenoon Dr. Blondot came and took his leave of us, going for Moskow. Mr. D took a walk in the forenoon. Clear in the forenoon, but Rain after dinner.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0006-0018

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-05-18

18th. Saturday.

In the forenoon Mr. D. went and took a ride. Cloudy weather. Thermometer 20 degrees above.0. Stay'd at home all day. Mr. Wolff came to see Mr. D.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0006-0019

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-05-19

19th. Sunday.

This day Mr. Artaud went on hunting. In the afternoon Mr. D. took a ride out of town. Cloudy, rainy weather.
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