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January

1 January 1830 CFA The morning of the New Year broke bright and clear, though much colder than it had been ... 2 January 1830 CFA The weather still continued delightfully mild during the whole day. I was at the office ... 3 January 1830 CFA The morning was bright and clear though somewhat colder than I had been accustomed to for ... 4 January 1830 CFA We returned to town as early as we could make it out, which was not however before 11 ... 5 January 1830 CFA Morning at the Office. Occupied as usual in arranging my Accounts which take up considerable ... 6 January 1830 CFA Morning at the Office. As Miss Oliver this morning sent me a portion of her rent I was again ... 7 January 1830 CFA The morning was cloudy and threatened snow, but it finally cleared away and became very ... 8 January 1830 CFA Morning fine. I went to the Office as usual but was so much interrupted that I could do ... 9 January 1830 CFA Morning at the Office. Weather fine as usual. I was very busy all the time. Chapman sent ... 10 January 1830 CFA The Weather we have so much enjoyed has at last come to an end. We arose this morning in ... 11 January 1830 CFA The morning was clear but colder than any we had endured this Winter. I went to the Office ... 12 January 1830 CFA Morning cold. At the Office as usual, and engaged in doing my work upon the usual affairs, ... 13 January 1830 CFA The Weather was cold and the sky cloudy this morning when I went to the Office. It began to ... 14 January 1830 CFA Morning misty but cold. The fog seemed to attach itself to every thing and freeze as it ... 15 January 1830 CFA Weather misty, and in going to the Office, I found the sidewalks so slippery as to be in a ... 16 January 1830 CFA I find I have omitted a day. These two records must therefore be transposed in future ... 17 January 1830 CFA Morning cloudy with rain in the afternoon and evening. It was warm and not exactly ... 18 January 1830 CFA Morning at the Office. Weather tolerably cold. I dropped in to see how the Workmen came on ... 19 January 1830 CFA Morning cold and clear. At the Office where I had many persons to see me. Mr. Whitney the ... 20 January 1830 CFA The morning was dark and lowering and soon after turned into rain. I went to the Office as ... 21 January 1830 CFA The morning was bright and clear but tolerably cold. After breakfasting we came into Boston ... 22 January 1830 CFA Morning mild and pleasant. Went to the Office as usual—My time as much occupied in affairs ... 23 January 1830 CFA Morning cold but pleasant. I went to the Office as usual. Found myself occupied without ... 24 January 1830 CFA Arose very late this morning, the weather more cold than at any preceding time this Winter, ... 25 January 1830 CFA The morning opened cold and dark, the weather moderating produced snow, and the day was dull ... 26 January 1830 CFA Morning bright but cold. The severity of our Winter is coming upon us quite rapidly. But it ... 27 January 1830 CFA Morning cloudy with a chilly air. At the Office as usual and for once without interruption ... 28 January 1830 CFA Morning cold but clear. At the Office as usual occupied though not so usefully as I had ... 29 January 1830 CFA This was the coldest morning we have had this Winter—The Glass being at about zero. It is ... 30 January 1830 CFA Morning clear and cold. Went to the Office as usual. Occupied in my usual avocations though ... 31 January 1830 CFA Arose this morning to find the weather changed to intense cold. Every thing even in the ...

February

1 February 1830 CFA The morning presented the appearance of the depth of winter. The Snow was falling heavily ... 2 February 1830 CFA The morning was cloudy and cold though not to be compared with what has preceded. I went to ... 3 February 1830 CFA Morning cloudy with snow but it soon stopped and produced a pleasant day. I went to the ... 4 February 1830 CFA Morning clear and pleasant. Went to the Office and was busy nearly the whole of my Common ... 5 February 1830 CFA Morning clear. The weather is now steady Winter, and not in itself very disagreeable. The ... 6 February 1830 CFA Morning to the Office. Weather again severely cold, although I did not feel it nearly so ... 7 February 1830 CFA Morning again severely cold. Miss Phillips who returned to us on yesterday, Abby and I ... 8 February 1830 CFA The Snow had fallen heavily and had already given to us a very considerable addition to our ... 9 February 1830 CFA Morning at the Office. Time occupied in making my record for the three preceding days which ... 10 February 1830 CFA Morning at the Office. The Weather which for three weeks past has been cold this day ... 11 February 1830 CFA The morning was warm and pleasant. Quite a change from what it has been, and the snow went ... 12 February 1830 CFA The cold was again extremely severe with us. But I have now become so much accustomed to the ... 13 February 1830 CFA Morning clear and cold. Our weather as yet does not moderate. I have very seldom known a ... 14 February 1830 CFA The morning was severely cold. I attended divine service at Mr. Frothingham’s Church in the ... 15 February 1830 CFA The weather still cold, but cloudy. Went to the Office as usual and that part of my time ... 16 February 1830 CFA The morning cloudy with a kind of drizzle which freezing when it reached the pavements made ... 17 February 1830 CFA The morning was cloudy and weather disagreeable. I went to the Office as usual first going ... 18 February 1830 CFA Morning mild and pleasant. Went to the Office as usual and to see Mr. Brooks who told me he ... 19 February 1830 CFA The morning was extremely mild and agreeable. I went to the Office and occupied myself as ... 20 February 1830 CFA Morning hazy but soon changed to a clear sun and a lovely day. I went to the Office as usual ... 21 February 1830 CFA The day was again exceeding lovely and beautiful. I attended divine service this morning and ... 22 February 1830 CFA Morning pleasant, but it turned out a damp and disagreeable day. I went to the Office and ... 23 February 1830 CFA Morning again delightful. I went to the Office, and was occupied in continuing the abstract ... 24 February 1830 CFA The morning was again clear and lovely. I went to the office however feeling heavily and not ... 25 February 1830 CFA Morning hazy but gave way to the Sun. This weather is delightful and pays for all the ... 26 February 1830 CFA Morning fine. The Weather for the past week or ten days gives new life to a man, though I ... 27 February 1830 CFA Morning at the Office. Weather mild and pleasant. I was at the Office and spent a large part ... 28 February 1830 CFA The morning was bright and fine but far colder than it has been for a long time. The weather ...

March

1 March 1830 CFA The morning was much colder than any of the preceding for a very considerable number of ... 2 March 1830 CFA Morning cold and Cloudy, making quite a dull day. I went to the Office as usual and was ... 3 March 1830 CFA Morning cold but clear, latterly as a violent March Wind arose and dispersed the fog. I went ... 4 March 1830 CFA Morning clear, and tolerably mild. At the Office as usual, where I was occupied in reading ... 5 March 1830 CFA Morning fine. The weather like Spring. I went to the Office as usual and was occupied in ... 6 March 1830 CFA Morning cloudy and dark. I went to the Office as usual and was occupied in my usual affairs ... 7 March 1830 CFA The Morning was misty with Clouds, but mild. Immediately after breakfast, I started with my ... 8 March 1830 CFA Morning mild and clear. We returned to town from Medford and I went directly to the Office. ... 9 March 1830 CFA Morning at the Office. Weather very much changed from being mild to a tolerably severe ... 10 March 1830 CFA Morning dark and cloudy. Went to the Office as usual. But felt exceedingly dull and ... 11 March 1830 CFA Morning cloudy, but mild. Went to the Office as usual, and passed my time in writing my ... 12 March 1830 CFA Morning bright though rather cool. I went to the Office as usual and was as usual very much ... 13 March 1830 CFA Morning at the Office. The weather was hazy and became warm in the course of the day. I ... 14 March 1830 CFA The morning was cloudy and soon after breakfast it began to rain in torrents. The first ... 15 March 1830 CFA The morning was cold and clear. We returned to town, though rather late. I went directly to ... 16 March 1830 CFA Morning clear. At the Office, after inquiring and ascertaining the character of Mr. Spear. ... 17 March 1830 CFA Morning cloudy. Went to the Office as usual, but being about to try to make a settlement ... 18 March 1830 CFA Morning at the Office as usual. The weather was still rainy but cleared up bright at noon. ... 19 March 1830 CFA The day was beautiful and I went out very early in order to have an opportunity to see Mr. ... 20 March 1830 CFA Morning at the Office. The day was fine, and I walked out without my coat. The first thing I ... 21 March 1830 CFA The morning was lowering and an easterly wind made it chilly and disagreeable. In order to ... 22 March 1830 CFA The morning came in the most lovely shape of Spring, bright and warm. We returned to town ... 23 March 1830 CFA Morning as it opened surprised us with the sight of snow. After such a day as yesterday, it ... 24 March 1830 CFA Morning clear, and mild enough rapidly to dispel the snow which had only fallen to vanish. I ... 25 March 1830 CFA Morning clear and tolerably mild. Went to the Office as usual and passed my morning in ... 26 March 1830 CFA The opening of the day brought with it winter and storm. The snow was several inches deep ... 27 March 1830 CFA Morning clear and the snow began to melt with great rapidity. I went to the Office as usual ... 28 March 1830 CFA The morning was bright but chilly with a harsh March wind blowing. Immediately after ... 29 March 1830 CFA Morning mild, and had there been no snow on the ground, would have been as lovely as last ... 30 March 1830 CFA Morning mild though with an East Wind. At the Office as usual. Time passed in a rather ... 31 March 1830 CFA Morning thick and cloudy, with a slight rain and a cold Easterly wind. Went to the Office as ...

April

1 April 1830 CFA The day was lovely, full of the softest feeling of Spring. I went to the Office early and ... 2 April 1830 CFA Morning not so pleasant, the wind being easterly. At the Office as usual. Occupied in my ... 3 April 1830 CFA Morning fine. Went to the Office expecting to have considerable time to read Marshall, but ... 4 April 1830 CFA The morning was cool but clear. After some deliberation, we decided upon going to Medford, ... 5 April 1830 CFA The day was bright and clear. We returned to town after breakfast, and I went to the Office ... 6 April 1830 CFA Morning at the Office. The Easterly winds have now set in and give the usual disagreeable ... 7 April 1830 CFA Morning cold and blustering. I went to the Office as usual. Heard of the murder of Mr. Jos. ... 8 April 1830 CFA This was the day appointed according to immemorial custom for the annual fast—One of the ... 9 April 1830 CFA Morning at the Office. The day promised fair but became gloomy and cold. I passed the larger ... 10 April 1830 CFA Morning cold and gloomy. I went to the Office and passed my time as usual in reading ... 11 April 1830 CFA The morning was cheerless and gloomy, the East Wind prevailing in all its severity at this ... 12 April 1830 CFA The dark, cold, and gloomy weather continues. We returned to town this morning, and I passed ... 13 April 1830 CFA Morning again gloomy and cold, with rain and snow. I went to the Office as usual and ... 14 April 1830 CFA Morning at the Office. Occupied in Graham’s second volume which is exceedingly interesting. ... 15 April 1830 CFA Morning at the Office. The day was mild and bright though the Easterly wind prevents any ... 16 April 1830 CFA Morning clear, but still having much in it of the East Wind. I went to the Office as usual ... 17 April 1830 CFA Morning clear but with the usual chill in the Air from the East wind which is generally ... 18 April 1830 CFA Morning clear, but with a cold and cheerless wind. I had anticipated a pleasant ride to ... 19 April 1830 CFA This was the first morning that the Spring Season had manifested itself in an unequivocal ... 20 April 1830 CFA Morning mild and like Summer. I went to the Office as usual. This weather does not produce a ... 21 April 1830 CFA The weather continues warm even to the sultry feeling of Summer. I went to the Office as ... 22 April 1830 CFA Morning at the Office. The weather grows warmer rather than more cold and begins to make us ... 23 April 1830 CFA The morning was sultry but before noon the wind changed and brought with it the chill to the ... 24 April 1830 CFA Morning cold and rainy. I went to the Office as usual and passed the morning in a manner not ... 25 April 1830 CFA Morning cold and gloomy. We doubted a considerable time as to the expediency of going to ... 26 April 1830 CFA The day was mild but exceedingly windy, so much so that upon riding back to town I felt ... 27 April 1830 CFA Morning bright and somewhat cold. Went to the Office as usual, and occupied myself in my ... 28 April 1830 CFA The morning was cool but agreeable. I went to the Office and occupied myself as usual, in ... 29 April 1830 CFA Morning delightful. Went to the Office as usual and passed my time in reading with little ... 30 April 1830 CFA Morning lovely. One of those warm days in which the body feels languid but not unpleasant. ...

May

1 May 1830 CFA Morning very warm. Finished my last reading of my Article and all my doubts by writing a ... 2 May 1830 CFA Morning cloudy with a mild wind blowing from the South. I decided upon remaining in town ... 3 May 1830 CFA The morning commenced very mild and pleasant but did not continue so. Clouds began to ... 4 May 1830 CFA Morning cold with an Easterly wind and a heavy rain. Went to the Office and passed my ... 5 May 1830 CFA Morning clear and mild. Another of the delicious days we have had this Spring. I have never ... 6 May 1830 CFA Morning rainy but warm. The weather cleared up however very shortly afterwards and produced ... 7 May 1830 CFA Morning clear with a cool West Wind blowing pretty strong. I went to the Office as usual and ... 8 May 1830 CFA Morning fine although the weather was very considerably cold. I went to the Office after ... 9 May 1830 CFA The morning was fine but cold, and there had been a slight frost which tinged the leaves of ... 10 May 1830 CFA Morning bright but very cold, for the season. There was a frost more severe than that ... 11 May 1830 CFA The weather was cold and cheerless, and Abby was quite sick with a head ach so that I felt ... 12 May 1830 CFA Morning clear and a little pleasanter, but still somewhat cheerless. This weather coming ... 13 May 1830 CFA Morning cloudy, and threatening rain, which however did not come on heavily during the day. ... 14 May 1830 CFA Morning dark with heavy rain. Went to the Office as usual. No letters from my father which I ... 15 May 1830 CFA Morning cloudy, but it cleared up in the course of the day into very fine weather. At the ... 16 May 1830 CFA The morning was fine but the air cold. The Wind having again become somewhat easterly. We ... 17 May 1830 — 31 December 1831 CFA He, that hath passed the day without attention to the task assigned him, may be certain, ... 17 May 1830 CFA Upon commencing another Volume, I always feel disposed to attempt some new method of keeping ... 18 May 1830 CFA Morning cloudy and dull but subsequently cleared up. At the Office rather earlier than usual ... 19 May 1830 CFA Morning bright. Went to the Office as usual, and sat down to my translation in which I made ... 20 May 1830 CFA Morning delightfully pleasant. Went to the Office and occupied myself a short time in ... 21 May 1830 CFA Morning clear but cool. Went to the Office after calling at several places to see about the ... 22 May 1830 CFA My letters received last evening discomposed me very considerably. They changed my plans ... 23 May 1830 CFA My wife was so unwell this Morning that we did not make any attempt to leave town. I went to ... 24 May 1830 CFA Morning quite cold and the wind became Easterly and comfortless. We pay for our fine days in ... 25 May 1830 CFA Morning cloudy and cold. The Weather for some time past has been of the most disagreeable ... 26 May 1830 CFA This being the day regularly assigned for the organization of the new Government of the ... 27 May 1830 CFA The morning was very pleasant, but the usual change took place at noon, and we were chilled ... 28 May 1830 CFA Morning bright and pleasant. I went to the Office as usual and passed a great part of my ... 29 May 1830 CFA Morning cloudy and threatening rain. After reading as much of Prior as possible, I went to ... 30 May 1830 CFA Morning mild, damp but warm. We attended Divine Service all day and heard a certain Mr. ... 31 May 1830 CFA The morning was clear and cool. On the whole the month of May this year has been far from ...

June

17 May 1830 — 31 December 1831 CFA He, that hath passed the day without attention to the task assigned him, may be certain, ... 1 June 1830 CFA Morning cloudy, damp and cold. Went to the Office as usual, and busied myself about my ... 2 June 1830 CFA The morning was lovely, giving us the first specimen we have had of Summer Weather for some ... 3 June 1830 CFA Morning clear and warm. I went down to my Office early in order to find out something in ... 4 June 1830 CFA Morning warm and pleasant. I did not feel very well myself as my Nerves had been disarranged ... 5 June 1830 CFA My Cook came in from Quincy with my father’s man Kirke, and I had to obtain several things ... 6 June 1830 CFA Morning cloudy and cold. After breakfast we concluded upon going to Medford today as the ... 7 June 1830 CFA Morning damp, and warm. We left Medford after breakfast, to return to town. I did not go to ... 8 June 1830 CFA Arose and found that instead of a bright day we were having a very heavy rain, with a warm ... 9 June 1830 CFA The morning was cloudy but turned off quite fine. I began another undertaking this morning ... 10 June 1830 CFA The weather was rainy and unsettled during the morning and cleared off in the afternoon. My ... 11 June 1830 CFA A very fine day at last. At the Office after having gone down to see Hollis and the Houses ... 12 June 1830 CFA Morning fine and beginning to be quite warm. Went to the Office where I did very little ... 13 June 1830 CFA Mild rain until twelve when it cleared off and by evening became cold. Attended divine ... 14 June 1830 CFA Morning at Medford with the weather mild and pleasant. As soon after breakfast as possible ... 15 June 1830 CFA Morning at Quincy, instead of rain as we expected, we found a warm sun and a summer’s day. ... 16 June 1830 CFA Morning warm, but the wind changed to the eastward in a little while and a thunder shower in ... 17 June 1830 CFA Morning warm but the weather soon gave way to an East Wind which chilled the Air for the ... 18 June 1830 CFA The morning was cloudy with cold wind and damp air. We left Medford with an uncomfortable ... 19 June 1830 CFA Morning warm. Went to Boston, and passed my time as usual in a variety of occupations, first ... 20 June 1830 CFA The morning began with a violent rain. So it has been for several successive Sundays. We (My ... 21 June 1830 CFA The morning was cloudy, and the day attended with rain and a cold Easterly wind. After some ... 22 June 1830 CFA As the weather was clear, and my father had business in town, we concluded to go in my Gig. ... 23 June 1830 CFA Morning clear and cool. Rode to town and passed all the morning as usual in a variety of ... 24 June 1830 CFA Morning fine. Rode to town as usual. In reading the Newspaper I was very much struck with an ... 25 June 1830 CFA Morning fine. The Summer Weather seems to have set in at last. Went to town as usual and was ... 26 June 1830 CFA Morning fine. My Wife and I left Quincy this morning for some days intending to make a stay ... 27 June 1830 CFA Morning fine and warm. These two have been the first days in which the weather could be ... 28 June 1830 CFA Morning very warm. I tried this morning Mr. Brooks’ shower bath before breakfast and found ... 29 June 1830 CFA Morning to town. At the Office nearly all day, busy in preparing my Quarterly Accounts, ... 30 June 1830 CFA Morning fine, but it seems now hardly possible to go through a day without some rain. I went ...

July

17 May 1830 — 31 December 1831 CFA He, that hath passed the day without attention to the task assigned him, may be certain, ... 1 July 1830 CFA Morning to town. Mr. Frothingham accompanied me. We agree very well on all subjects ... 2 July 1830 CFA Morning clear and warm. I arose very early to enjoy the freshness of the morning air. After ... 3 July 1830 CFA Morning cloudy and warm. I took my last Shower bath. I have enjoyed them every day this week ... 4 July 1830 CFA This is the great Anniversary of the Nation, and as it comes on Sunday, it would cheat ... 5 July 1830 CFA The morning threatened to be warm but a pleasant East Wind came in time to cool us. I ... 6 July 1830 CFA Morning clear and very warm. I rode to town with the other Horse in my Gig who has been sick.... 7 July 1830 CFA Morning warm. Rode to town as usual. At the Office regulating my Accounts both as Agent and ... 8 July 1830 CFA The morning was cloudy, which became afterwards rain. Robert Buchanan went into town with ... 9 July 1830 CFA Morning cold and cloudy. I rode to town with my Wife who came in for a Bath. At the Office ... 10 July 1830 CFA Morning to town as usual. Passed my morning in writing and reading the North American Review.... 11 July 1830 CFA Morning fine. Attended Divine Service all day and heard Mr. Whitney preach a couple of ... 12 July 1830 CFA The weather was cold and disagreeable. The wind from the Eastward brought a driving sea ... 13 July 1830 CFA The day was so rainy and disagreeable that I concluded not to go to town at all. My time was ... 14 July 1830 CFA The morning was clear and as the Clouds that remained from yesterday were passing away, they ... 15 July 1830 CFA The morning was bright and clear. I arose early this morning in order to fulfil my agreement ... 16 July 1830 CFA The morning was very warm, and I was feeling not a little, the influence of yesterday’s sun, ... 17 July 1830 CFA The day appeared as warm as any of the preceding, being entitled to the rank of our hottest ... 18 July 1830 CFA The heat had not relaxed in it’s intensity this morning. I have rarely felt the Sun more ... 19 July 1830 CFA The day was warm but an Easterly wind arose about the middle of the day to make it much more ... 20 July 1830 CFA The weather does not seem to moderate materially, but the East wind which rises in the day ... 21 July 1830 CFA Morning exceedingly warm. I rode to town without being at all aware of the severe nature of ... 22 July 1830 CFA Another excessively hot day, so much so that I felt unable to advise my Wife to keep her ... 23 July 1830 CFA The weather changed during the night and this morning we found it quite cool with an ... 24 July 1830 CFA The morning was cloudy and from the exhaustion of last week I probably slept much more ... 25 July 1830 CFA The Morning was as warm as any during the Summer, but it cooled off with rain and a thunder ... 26 July 1830 CFA The morning was cloudy and damp with a slight drizzling rain. I rode into Boston very ... 27 July 1830 CFA The morning was very damp and wet. I had felt a slight twinge in the bowels upon getting up, ... 28 July 1830 CFA Morning damp and stormy. This weather seems disposed to hold out a prodigious length of time.... 29 July 1830 CFA The morning was damp and rainy, so much so that Mr. Brooks decided upon not going to town. ... 30 July 1830 CFA The morning opened with continued rain. This is the fifth day that we have not seen the Sun. ... 31 July 1830 CFA The day was not perfectly pleasant though clear—An East Wind coming with a peculiar chill ...

August

17 May 1830 — 31 December 1831 CFA He, that hath passed the day without attention to the task assigned him, may be certain, ... 1 August 1830 CFA Morning cloudy but more mild. The season is not by any means settled. We all attended Divine ... 2 August 1830 CFA Morning cloudy but it cleared away and became pleasant in a short time. I rode to town as ... 3 August 1830 CFA Morning to town. Weather cloudy and it rained a little. I was very busy during the day, ... 4 August 1830 CFA Morning fine. Rode to town as usual and went to the Office. After remaining there some time ... 5 August 1830 CFA As Mr. Frothingham did not go to town today I concluded not to go in my own conveyance but ... 6 August 1830 CFA Morning pleasant. I have resumed my practice of taking the Shower bath before breakfast ... 7 August 1830 CFA Morning cloudy, but it cleared up afterwards and became warm. Rode to town. My horse gave me ... 8 August 1830 CFA Morning sultry. I did rejoice at the recurrence of this day, as somehow or other I was ... 9 August 1830 CFA Morning pleasant. Rode to town as usual. Prepared at my Office a Petition to compound with a ... 10 August 1830 CFA Morning cool and cloudy, but it cleared away subsequently. Rode to town as usual and went to ... 11 August 1830 CFA The morning was cool, but as Mr. Brooks went to town alone I thought I would accompany him ... 12 August 1830 CFA Morning warm and pleasant, but my Wife was so unwell this morning with the disease incident ... 13 August 1830 CFA Morning quite cool, so that it required a little courage to go into the bath. I have upon ... 14 August 1830 CFA Morning pleasant. Rode to town as usual. My time very much taken up, first by going to the ... 15 August 1830 CFA Morning mild and pleasant. I attended at Meeting during the whole of the day and heard Mr. B.... 16 August 1830 CFA I rode to town this morning more rapidly than usual as my horse was changed for a much more ... 17 August 1830 CFA Morning to town as usual. Weather cloudy and warm. I thought I would take this opportunity ... 18 August 1830 CFA This is my Birthday Anniversary. And it has been usual with me to take the occasion to ... 19 August 1830 CFA The Morning was extremely beautiful, and as my father was desirous of going to town to a ... 20 August 1830 CFA Morning delightful. Our weather now is extremely agreeable, being neither too warm nor too ... 21 August 1830 CFA Morning very clear and pleasant. Robert Buchanan went with me to town as he wished to see a ... 22 August 1830 CFA The morning was cloudy and damp as if it had been raining during the night. I walked into ... 23 August 1830 CFA Morning cloudy. Rode to town as usual. At the Office where I performed my usual duties. ... 24 August 1830 CFA Morning fair. Rode to town accompanied by my Wife. Left her at the Bath and went myself to ... 25 August 1830 CFA The morning was raw and blustering. As I had agreed to accompany Robert Buchanan to ... 26 August 1830 CFA The morning opened very dark with a high wind, which in the course of the day increased to a ... 27 August 1830 CFA The Weather looked so exceedingly doubtful that I did not feel very secure to move and in ... 28 August 1830 CFA The morning was clear and became very warm. I rode to town and passed a great deal of my ... 29 August 1830 CFA Morning clear and pleasant. My Mother is again down with the Erisypelas and confined to her ... 30 August 1830 CFA Morning cloudy and threatening rain. I went to town nevertheless and was busy all the ... 31 August 1830 CFA Morning pleasant. Abby accompanied me to town to see her Sister Mrs. Sidney Brooks who is ...

September

17 May 1830 — 31 December 1831 CFA He, that hath passed the day without attention to the task assigned him, may be certain, ... 1 September 1830 CFA Morning cool but pleasant. Rode to town as usual and passed my Morning in my common ... 2 September 1830 CFA After arriving in town, I spent all my Morning in overlooking the taking in my Coal at my ... 3 September 1830 CFA This is the Anniversary of my marriage, one year has passed since that time and I can look ... 4 September 1830 CFA My Catalogue wanted so much of being finished that I concluded to remain at home today and ... 5 September 1830 CFA The morning was clear and pleasant. My mother, wife and I attended divine Service and heard ... 6 September 1830 CFA As our things were so numerous as not to be easily manageable in one day’s transportation ... 7 September 1830 CFA The morning opened dark and cloudy. So much so that I felt myself obliged to advise Abby to ... 8 September 1830 CFA The rain poured all day and precluded the possibility of our moving an inch. So that I made ... 9 September 1830 CFA It seemed as if Rain was the order of the day for we found no cessation of it, and were ... 10 September 1830 CFA Morning still cloudy and threatening. Mr. Frothingham accompanied me to town and I went to ... 11 September 1830 CFA Morning pleasant. Mr. Frothingham rode to town with me to remain over Sunday. I went to my ... 12 September 1830 CFA I have resumed the practice of taking Shower baths since coming to Medford although the ... 13 September 1830 CFA Morning cloudy but with a cold East Wind, which was extremely disagreeable. I took the Bath ... 14 September 1830 CFA Morning cloudy and cold, with a drizzle from the Eastward. Went to town as usual. My first ... 15 September 1830 CFA Morning extremely fine, one of the first which we have had, for I rarely recollect a Season ... 16 September 1830 CFA Morning fine but cool. I rode to town as usual and was occupied at my Office. Went to the ... 17 September 1830 CFA As this was the day destined for the Celebration of the Anniversary of the settlement of ... 18 September 1830 CFA Morning fine but rather cold—There being quite a sharp frost. I took a bath but found the ... 19 September 1830 CFA Morning clear but so cool that I declined taking the Bath. I attended divine service at Mr. ... 20 September 1830 CFA Morning to town with Mr. Brooks. Weather fine but cool. At the Office nearly all the morning ... 21 September 1830 CFA Morning tolerably pleasant although there was a pretty thick fog came up from the Eastward ... 22 September 1830 CFA Morning cloudy and cold, threatening a storm. Rode to town as usual, and passed a large part ... 23 September 1830 CFA Morning cloudy but rather warm. Mr. Frothingham accompanied me to Boston which was pleasant ... 24 September 1830 CFA Morning remarkably fine, the air being warm and soft. I went to town accompanied by Mr. ... 25 September 1830 CFA Morning very thick with mist from the Eastward, and so damp that I felt pleased with my ... 26 September 1830 CFA The morning was exceedingly rainy and disagreeable so that the whole family remained at home.... 27 September 1830 CFA Not during the whole Summer has there been a more beautiful morning than this was. The Sun ... 28 September 1830 CFA Morning fine. Arose early and devoted an hour to pursuing the Catalogue of my books at my ... 29 September 1830 CFA Morning fine. My present time of rising is with the Sun, and on the whole I think this is ... 30 September 1830 CFA Morning fine but pretty cool reminding us of the approach of Winter. Went to the Office as ...

October

17 May 1830 — 31 December 1831 CFA He, that hath passed the day without attention to the task assigned him, may be certain, ... 1 October 1830 CFA This is the finest season of the year with us. The weather is clear though cold in the ... 2 October 1830 CFA Morning delightful. Went to the Office. Occupied a considerable time in making out my ... 3 October 1830 CFA Morning clear but cold with a blustering wind which reminded us strongly of the approach of ... 4 October 1830 CFA The morning fine and clear again. After breakfast we made ready to return to Boston. My ... 5 October 1830 CFA Morning delightful, the air being a little warmer than it had been. I occupied my time as ... 6 October 1830 CFA Morning pleasant as usual. Went down to the Office and prepared my statement and other ... 7 October 1830 CFA Morning cool. Arose quite early and started immediately after breakfast for Weston according ... 8 October 1830 CFA Morning clear but rather cooler than it had been and so much so that I felt very much the ... 9 October 1830 CFA Morning cloudy and it soon after began to rain, which lasted through the day. At the Office ... 10 October 1830 CFA Morning cloudy but became pleasant. My father and Mother left us this morning after ... 11 October 1830 CFA Morning extremely mild and pleasant. Went to the Office as usual and occupied myself in ... 12 October 1830 CFA Morning delicious. I finished this morning the work of making the Catalogue and now it only ... 13 October 1830 CFA Morning cloudy and soon broke into a regular, steady rain. We reached home however in good ... 14 October 1830 CFA Morning at the Office as usual. My wife was not well and confined to her room. Mr. Grosvenor ... 15 October 1830 CFA Morning cloudy with occasional rain. The weather altogether being more like May than October.... 16 October 1830 CFA Morning at the Office. Occupied in writing my Journal, reading Minot and reflecting upon the ... 17 October 1830 CFA The day was very beautiful, being fine Autumn weather. I attended Divine Service both ... 18 October 1830 CFA The day opened cloudy and soon settled into a regular rain. My Mother however finished her ... 19 October 1830 CFA The day was cloudy and dull. I went to the Office and passed my time in sorting the papers ... 20 October 1830 CFA Morning beautiful and mild. I went to the Office as usual, and passed my time a little ... 21 October 1830 CFA Morning clear again after the showery weather which came on last Evening. I went to the ... 22 October 1830 CFA Morning clear and pleasant. At the Office as usual. Occupied in my Occupations of account ... 23 October 1830 CFA Morning clear and cool. Went to the Office and was busy all the morning at it, reading Mr. ... 24 October 1830 CFA Morning clear but showing the advances of Winter upon us. The Country looks bleak and ... 25 October 1830 CFA Morning clear and pleasant but cold. After breakfast we returned to town with Mr. Brooks in ... 26 October 1830 CFA Morning quite cold. After breakfast and the half hour to which I have now become limited in ... 27 October 1830 CFA Morning thick, but it cleared away mild and pleasant. Went to the Office as usual and busied ... 28 October 1830 CFA Morning foggy and thick, but it cleared away and became a mild and beautiful day. I went to ... 29 October 1830 CFA Morning bright and exhibiting all the beauty of Winter commencing. With us this Autumnal ... 30 October 1830 CFA Morning clear, beautiful weather. I went to the Office after walking up to see what was to ... 31 October 1830 CFA Morning cloudy but the day was clear, mild and beautiful. I attended with Abby in the ...

November

17 May 1830 — 31 December 1831 CFA He, that hath passed the day without attention to the task assigned him, may be certain, ... 1 November 1830 CFA It rained this morning but the weather was very mild and pleasant. I went to the Office and ... 2 November 1830 CFA Morning clear and mild. After writing a little while I went to the Office as usual and was ... 3 November 1830 CFA This was the day fixed for the sale of the Wood at Weston. But it looked so cloudy and dark ... 4 November 1830 CFA Morning clear after the Storm, though I felt heated and with a slight cold which did not do ... 5 November 1830 CFA Morning clear and cold. Went to see the Tenements which are undergoing pretty thorough ... 6 November 1830 CFA Morning at the Office. Occupied myself in writing, making up Accounts, and reading Mons. ... 7 November 1830 CFA Morning dark and cloudy, so much so that I doubted the expediency of starting for Quincy, ... 8 November 1830 CFA Weather dark and gloomy. I went to the Office as usual and occupied myself first in writing ... 9 November 1830 CFA The day was cloudy with rain. I went to the Office and busied myself all the morning in ... 10 November 1830 CFA Morning still cloudy and dark. I have not progressed much since my review took me away from ... 11 November 1830 CFA This day presented no pleasanter prospect to us than either of the preceding—The wind still ... 12 November 1830 CFA The dark and dismal weather still continues without improvement. My spirits are not at this ... 13 November 1830 CFA Nothing but rain. I went to the Office and was busy in digesting matter for the discussion ... 14 November 1830 CFA Astonishing how the weather holds on stormy. It was as bad today as it has been at any time. ... 15 November 1830 CFA The day was not an improvement upon any of the preceding. I went to the Office as usual and ... 16 November 1830 CFA The wind changed and the weather which had been hazy became at last pretty clear. The Sun ... 17 November 1830 CFA The morning was fair and uncommonly mild. Our season here has been altogether of a soft ... 18 November 1830 CFA This was at last a clear day, and it was mild and beautiful indeed. Hitherto we have ... 19 November 1830 CFA Morning pleasant. Went to the Office as usual and occupied my time upon the German Grammar, ... 20 November 1830 CFA The day was pleasant, although it afterwards became cloudy. I went to the Office as usual, ... 21 November 1830 CFA The morning was clear but cold. I passed the day very quietly, heard Mr. Whitney preach ... 22 November 1830 CFA The day opened in darkness and clouds. After breakfast it commenced raining and held on so ... 23 November 1830 CFA The morning was clear and only cool. I went to the Office as usual after a little progress ... 24 November 1830 CFA Morning cloudy with occasional rain. I went to the Office as usual and occupied myself in a ... 25 November 1830 CFA Our weather today was violently stormy notwithstanding the long continuation of the bad ... 26 November 1830 CFA The air had a much colder feeling this morning, and more suitable to the advanced period of ... 27 November 1830 CFA Morning clear and much colder than heretofore. I went to the Office as usual and received a ... 28 November 1830 CFA The day was a very fine one. I attended Divine Service all day, and heard Mr. Stetson preach ... 29 November 1830 CFA The morning was cloudy and cold. It cleared away however in the course of the day. We ... 30 November 1830 CFA Much to my surprise, I found the day as stormy as that on Thursday. The rain set in from the ...

December

17 May 1830 — 31 December 1831 CFA He, that hath passed the day without attention to the task assigned him, may be certain, ... 1 December 1830 CFA Morning cloudy but the weather became gradually mild and clear. I went down to the Market to ... 2 December 1830 CFA This was the regular day allotted by the State Authorities according to custom, to the ... 3 December 1830 CFA The day was warm but threatened with many Clouds. I spent more than an hour after breakfast, ... 4 December 1830 CFA Morning opened very fine, for which I was very glad as I hoped it would afford a fine ... 5 December 1830 CFA Another fine day which I hope my Mother will be induced to improve, and thus take her out of ... 6 December 1830 CFA The morning was dark and cloudy and it commenced raining, changed afterwards to Snow and ... 7 December 1830 CFA I find I have got into a regular practice of beginning my daily Journal with an Account of ... 8 December 1830 CFA Morning mild and clear but it clouded up before midday. I awoke with a most excruciating ... 9 December 1830 CFA Morning clouds and rain. But the latter stopped soon. My head did not feel perfectly clear ... 10 December 1830 CFA Morning clear and very windy. I went to the Office as usual and was busy in my common way ... 11 December 1830 CFA Morning clear and pleasant. I went to the Office as usual and was occupied first in reading ... 12 December 1830 CFA Morning bright but quite cold. The weather appears now to have become tolerably settled, and ... 13 December 1830 CFA Morning clear and quite cold. I went down first to see the Irish Woman, Tenant of my ... 14 December 1830 CFA Morning cold and cloudy. I went down on my usual walk to see my Irish Tenant, and thence ... 15 December 1830 CFA Morning cloudy and warm with heavy rains, which came on at intervals more like the Summer ... 16 December 1830 CFA Morning clear and cold. I walked down to the Tenements to get out my annoyance of an Irish ... 17 December 1830 CFA Morning bright and clear. I went to the Office after having paid my usual visit to the ... 18 December 1830 CFA Morning at the Office as usual. Received a letter from my Mother at Philadelphia but in the ... 19 December 1830 CFA The Weather was hazy and portended snow which however did not begin to fall until evening, ... 20 December 1830 CFA Morning cloudy and cold. Snow though not in large quantities had fallen during the night. I ... 21 December 1830 CFA Winter in Mr. Sparks almanack is said to begin today, and certainly the weather looked not ... 22 December 1830 CFA This was the coldest morning, we have yet experienced this year, and is no very pleasant ... 23 December 1830 CFA This morning was colder than yesterday and on the whole affords a bitter specimen of the ... 24 December 1830 CFA Much milder weather this morning. I went down to the Office as usual. Found there a letter ... 25 December 1830 CFA Christmas day and a very stormy one. It did not prevent me from going to the Office as I ... 26 December 1830 CFA This was a lovely day more like the softer air of the Spring Season than the weather common ... 27 December 1830 CFA The day was one of heavy and constant rain and very dark. I went to the Office as usual and ... 28 December 1830 CFA Morning mild and pleasant. Went to the Office as usual, and received a letter from my father ... 29 December 1830 CFA The day was a very pleasant one, and seems to be paying with the rest of our present week ... 30 December 1830 CFA Another very pleasant day. I went to the Office as usual and spent my time in preparing my ... 31 December 1830 CFA Morning dark and rainy. I went to the Office as usual, and was very much occupied in ...