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Browsing: Diary of John Quincy Adams, Volume 1


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Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0008-0013

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-07-13

13th. Saturday

Went this morning to the English Library. Took out the 2d. volume of the Preceptor and 3 volumes of Clarissa. In the afternoon Mr. D went and took a ride. Very fine weather.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0008-0014

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-07-14

14th. Sunday.

Stay'd at home all day. Mr. D. went and took a ride in the forenoon. After dinner Mr. Montréal came here.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0008-0015

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-07-15

15th. Monday.

This forenoon Mr. Hoogwerst came here. Mr. D. dined at Mr. Wolff's. Went in the evening to see the rope dancer. Changeable weather.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0008-0016

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-07-16

16th. Tuesday.

Stay'd at home all day. Mr. D. went to the court Comedy to see a Russian play. Stormy windy weather.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0008-0017

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-07-17

17th. Wednesday.

Stay'd at home all day. Mr. D. went and took a walk in the afternoon. Very bad weather.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0008-0018

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-07-18

18th. Thursday.

Stay'd at home all day. In the evening Mr. Hoogwerst came here. Mr. Artaud din'd at Mr. Rimbert's. Cloudy weather, and a heavy shower of Rain in the evening.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0008-0019

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-07-19

19th. Friday.

Stay'd at home all day. In the afternoon Mr. D. went to take a ride. Changeable weather.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0008-0020

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-07-20

20th. Saturday.

This forenoon Mr. Wolff came to see Mr. D. Mr. D. went and took a ride in the afternoon. I went with Mr. Artaud to the shops. Mr. Artaud went into the country. Clear weather, but windy.
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