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January

1 January 1839 — 23 May 1841 CFA “It is not worth while to be concerned, what he says or thinks, who says or thinks only as ... 1 January 1839 CFA Here is a new volume with which to begin the New Year and a very fine opportunity to ... 2 January 1839 CFA Pleasant morning. Distribution as usual. Evening at Governor Everett’s. ... 3 January 1839 CFA Fine day. Distribution as usual. Evening at home. ... 4 January 1839 CFA Cloudy day. Occupation as usual. Evening at home. ... 5 January 1839 CFA Day cloudy but it cleared. Distribution of time as usual. Evening at home. ... 6 January 1839 CFA Day cloudy with snow. Usual division on Sunday. Evening at J. Quincy’s. ... 7 January 1839 CFA Morning cloudy which ended in rain. Distribution as usual. Evening party. ... 8 January 1839 CFA Morning clear, and a pleasant day, time as usual. Evening at Edward Brooks’. ... 9 January 1839 CFA Fine day. To Cambridge. Afternoon at home, coins. Evening Mr. Dexter’s. ... 10 January 1839 CFA Morning mild. Again to Cambridge returning by dinner time. Evening at Mrs. Shaw’s. ... 11 January 1839 CFA Morning clear. Time distributed as usual. Evening at home. ... 12 January 1839 CFA Mild day. Time as usual, dinner company at home, quiet evening. ... 13 January 1839 CFA Pleasant day. Services as usual. Evening at Mr. Brooks’. ... 14 January 1839 CFA Morning pleasant, time divided as usual. Evening Assembly. ... 15 January 1839 CFA Cool day. Division as usual. Evening at home. ... 16 January 1839 CFA Fine day though cold. To Cambridge, returning to Mr. Brooks’ and in the evening to Mrs. N. ... 17 January 1839 CFA Fine day. Morning as usual. Dinner late at Mr. Otis’s. Evening at home. ... 18 January 1839 CFA Day pleasant. Quietly divided. Evening at home. E. C. Adams here. ... 19 January 1839 CFA Day clear. Distribution as usual. Evening uninterrupted at home. ... 20 January 1839 CFA Cold day. Services and studies as usual. Evening at home. H. G. Gorham. ... 21 January 1839 CFA Cold day. Time divided as usual. Evening at home. ... 22 January 1839 CFA Cloudy day with a light fall of snow. Time as usual. Mr. Stearns and coins. Evening ball at ... 23 January 1839 CFA Cloudy but turned excessively cold by night and clear. Division as usual. Dr. and Mrs. ... 24 January 1839 CFA Severely cold night and morning. Office. Time as usual. Evening ball at Mrs. J. Welles’. ... 25 January 1839 CFA Mild and pleasant. Division as usual. Evening at Dr. Frothingham’s and Governor Everett’s. ... 26 January 1839 CFA Warm with rain which continued until night. Time as usual. Evening at home. ... 27 January 1839 CFA Fine day. Exercises as usual. Evening at Edward Brooks’. ... 28 January 1839 CFA Cloudy and snow in the evening. Time as usual. Evening, Third Assembly. ... 29 January 1839 CFA Fine day. Distribution as usual. Evening Mr. R. Robbins. ... 30 January 1839 CFA Snow showers but on the whole clear. Time as usual. Evening, Diorama. ... 31 January 1839 CFA Clear and cold. Time divided as usual. E. C. Adams in the evening. ...

February

1 January 1839 — 23 May 1841 CFA “It is not worth while to be concerned, what he says or thinks, who says or thinks only as ... 1 February 1839 CFA Cloudy with snow. Morning as usual. Dine at Mr. Brooks’. Evening at home. ... 2 February 1839 CFA Clear day. Office. Time as usual. Evening at home. ... 3 February 1839 CFA Cold and clear. Exercises as usual. Evening at Mr. Brooks’. ... 4 February 1839 CFA Cool day. Distribution as usual. Evening at Dr. Frothingham’s. ... 5 February 1839 CFA Cool and clear. Distribution as usual. Evening visit Mrs. Bates at Papanti’s. ... 6 February 1839 CFA Severe cold. Time much as usual. Evening at home. ... 7 February 1839 CFA Very severe cold, but moderated afterwards. Time passed as usual. Evening at Mrs. Parker’s. ... 8 February 1839 CFA Mild and cloudy. Time as usual. Evening at home. ... 9 February 1839 CFA Clouds and light snow. Time as usual. Evening at home. ... 10 February 1839 CFA Cold and clear. Services as usual. Evening to Edward Brooks’. ... 11 February 1839 CFA Cloudy and more mild. Day spent in attending corporation meetings. Evening Assembly. ... 12 February 1839 CFA Clear and mild. Time as usual. Evening, friends at home. ... 13 February 1839 CFA Lovely day. Division as usual. Quiet evening. ... 14 February 1839 CFA Cloudy and wet. Time as usual. Quiet evening. ... 15 February 1839 CFA Cloudy and wet. Time as usual. Evening to see Edmund Quincy. ... 16 February 1839 CFA Weather dull and foggy. Much the usual distribution. Evening at home. ... 17 February 1839 CFA Snow and drizzle. Exercises as usual. ... 18 February 1839 CFA Still dull and cloudy. Division as usual. Evening to the Theatre. ... 19 February 1839 CFA Clear and pleasant. Time as usual. Quiet evening at home. ... 20 February 1839 CFA Cloudy. Time regularly divided. Evening at Edward Brooks’. ... 21 February 1839 CFA Mild and clear day. Time as usual. Evening a family party at home. ... 22 February 1839 CFA Clouds and rain. Distribution regular. ... 23 February 1839 CFA Clouds and fog. Division made as usual. ... 24 February 1839 CFA Day pleasant. Exercises as usual. Evening at Mrs. Quincy’s. ... 25 February 1839 CFA Snow but cleared by night. Time as usual. Evening, Assembly. ... 26 February 1839 CFA Lovely morning but rain at night. Usual division. Evening, ball at Mrs. Miller’s. ... 27 February 1839 CFA Morning fine but it clouded over by night. Time as usual. Evening at Mrs. Thorndike’s. ... 28 February 1839 CFA Cloudy but it cleared fine. Time as usual. Evening, Mr. Brooks at home. ...

March

1 January 1839 — 23 May 1841 CFA “It is not worth while to be concerned, what he says or thinks, who says or thinks only as ... 1 March 1839 CFA Day cloudy. Time divided as usual. Evening at home. ... 2 March 1839 CFA Lovely, spring day. Time as usual. Quiet evening. ... 3 March 1839 CFA Snow but cleared off very cold. Exercises as usual. Evening at Edward Brooks’. ... 4 March 1839 CFA Very cold. Distribution as usual. Evening at home. ... 5 March 1839 CFA Still cold. Time according to custom. Evening at Dr. Frothingham’s. At the Office, I went on ... 6 March 1839 CFA Clear and more mild. Distribution as usual. Evening at home. ... 7 March 1839 CFA Mild and pleasant. Time as usual. ... 8 March 1839 CFA Mild but easterly cold. Division as usual. ... 9 March 1839 CFA Fine day. Time as usual. Evening out without success. ... 10 March 1839 CFA Colder. Exercises as usual. Evening at home. ... 11 March 1839 CFA Fine day. Time as usual. Evening sixth Assembly. ... 12 March 1839 CFA Fine day. Time as usual. Evening small party at Miss Scollay’s. ... 13 March 1839 CFA Fine day. Usual division. Evening small party at Mrs. E. Blake’s. ... 14 March 1839 CFA Rain. Time divided. Evening at Mrs. H. G. Rice’s. ... 15 March 1839 CFA Clear and fine day. Time as usual. Evening at home. ... 16 March 1839 CFA Morning fine. Time divided as usual. Evening at home. ... 17 March 1839 CFA Lovely day. Time devoted to the ordinary exercises. Evening at E. Brooks’. ... 18 March 1839 CFA Cloudy day. Time occupied as usual. Evening at home. ... 19 March 1839 CFA Clouds and cold with a high Easterly wind. To Quincy. Afternoon and evening at home. ... 20 March 1839 CFA Cloudy and dull. Time divided as usual. ... 21 March 1839 CFA Rain and clouds and darkness. Time as usual. Evening at Mr. Brooks’. ... 22 March 1839 CFA Cloudy but clearing. Office. Nickleby. Philoctetes. China. Evening at Mr. Brooks’. ... 23 March 1839 CFA Clear. Office. Time as usual. Evening at home. ... 24 March 1839 CFA Fine day. Exercises as usual. Evening, visiters at home. ... 25 March 1839 CFA Day fine. Time divided as usual. Evening at Mrs. Everett’s. ... 26 March 1839 CFA Fine day. Office. Conant to settle. Evening at home. ... 27 March 1839 CFA Mild day. Office. Time as usual. Evening to Mr. Shaw’s. ... 28 March 1839 CFA Fine day. Fast. Morning service. Afternoon at home. Evening visit at Mrs. Minots. ... 29 March 1839 CFA Dark and damp. Distribution as ordinary. Evening at home. ... 30 March 1839 CFA A beautiful day. Time divided as usual. Evening spent at home. ... 31 March 1839 CFA Clear and cool. Exercises as usual. Evening at Edward Brooks’. ...

April

1 January 1839 — 23 May 1841 CFA “It is not worth while to be concerned, what he says or thinks, who says or thinks only as ... 1 April 1839 CFA Cool and extremely windy. Office. Afternoon to a funeral at Charlestown. ... 2 April 1839 CFA Cool and clear. Distribution as usual. Evening at home. ... 3 April 1839 CFA Cloudy and cold. Morning to Quincy. Day as usual. ... 4 April 1839 CFA Very fine day. Distribution as usual. Evening at home. ... 5 April 1839 CFA Fine day. Distribution as usual. Evening, visit Mrs. Blake’s. ... 6 April 1839 CFA Fine day. Time as usual. ... 7 April 1839 CFA Beautiful day. Time given to exercises as usual. Evening at Mrs. Frothingham’s. ... 8 April 1839 CFA Windy and cool. Distribution as usual. Evening at home. ... 9 April 1839 CFA Pleasant. Morning to Quincy. Afternoon at home. Evening, W. C. Gorham came in. ... 10 April 1839 CFA Day fine. Time divided as usual. Evening Mr. Brooks. ... 11 April 1839 CFA Cloudy and warm but no rain. Distribution as usual. Evening at Mrs. Carter’s. ... 12 April 1839 CFA Heavy rain all day. Distribution as usual. Evening at home. ... 13 April 1839 CFA Continued rain. Distribution as usual. Evening at home. ... 14 April 1839 CFA A continuation of clouds and rain. Division as on this day. Evening at home. ... 15 April 1839 CFA Bad weather continues. Distribution as usual. Evening at home. ... 16 April 1839 CFA Cleared very fine. Distribution as usual. Afternoon, Athenaeum. Evening to Mr. Brooks’. ... 17 April 1839 CFA Rain again. Distribution as usual. Evening at home. ... 18 April 1839 CFA Morning cloudy but cleared. Division as usual. Afternoon Railway to Brighton. Evening at ... 19 April 1839 CFA Beautiful day. Morning to Quincy. Afternoon at home. Pamphlets. Evening, Dr. Gorham. ... 20 April 1839 CFA Clear but cool. Office. Afternoon at Quincy. Evening, visits. ... 21 April 1839 CFA Cold east wind but clear. Services as usual. Evening visit to Mrs. Everett. ... 22 April 1839 CFA A lovely day. At Quincy all day. Home late. Evening fatigue. ... 23 April 1839 CFA Fine day. Morning, Office. Afternoon Quincy. Evening to Mrs. H. B. Rogers’. ... 24 April 1839 CFA Fine day. Morning to Quincy. Dinner company. Evening at home. ... 25 April 1839 CFA Fine warm day. Morning Office. Afternoon Quincy. Evening at Mrs. Minot’s. ... 26 April 1839 CFA Fine day. Regular distribution. Evening Mr. Brooks, at home. ... 27 April 1839 CFA Fine day and warm. Morning as usual. After dinner to Quincy. Evening at home. ... 28 April 1839 CFA Cold east wind. Divine service as usual. Evening at home. ... 29 April 1839 CFA Cloudy and cold with rain. Morning to Quincy. After dinner to New York. ... 30 April 1839 CFA Visits. My father’s Address. Sidney Brooks. Evening, National Theatre. ...

May

1 January 1839 — 23 May 1841 CFA “It is not worth while to be concerned, what he says or thinks, who says or thinks only as ... 1 May 1839 CFA Day dull and drizzly. Breakfast with Sidney Brooks. Visits, dine with Dr. Wilkes. Steamer ... 2 May 1839 CFA Rain but afterwards cleared. Railway to Boston. Afternoon to Quincy. Evening at Mr. Otis’. ... 3 May 1839 CFA Clear day. Distribution as usual. Evening at home. ... 4 May 1839 CFA Clear day. Morning Office. Afternoon Quincy. Evening at home. ... 5 May 1839 CFA Windy and clouds. Divine service as usual. Evening at home. ... 6 May 1839 CFA Clear. Morning Office. Afternoon to Quincy. ... 7 May 1839 CFA Clear. Morning Office. Afternoon to Quincy. Evening to Mrs. Frothingham’s. ... 8 May 1839 CFA Cloudy day. Morning Office. Afternoon to Quincy. ... 9 May 1839 CFA Morning cloudy but it cleared away hot. Afternoon to Quincy. ... 10 May 1839 CFA Clear day. Division as usual. Evening at Mrs. Frothingham’s. ... 11 May 1839 CFA Fine day but cool. Time as usual. Evening at home. ... 12 May 1839 CFA Beautiful day. Divine service in Boston and Quincy. Evening at home. ... 13 May 1839 CFA Fine day. Morning to Hingham. Afternoon at home. Evening, at Govr. Everett’s. ... 14 May 1839 CFA Heavy showers all day. Time much as usual. Evening at home. ... 15 May 1839 CFA Lovely day. Morning to Quincy. Afternoon at home. ... 16 May 1839 CFA The day warm with clouds and showers. Morning Office. Afternoon to Quincy. ... 17 May 1839 CFA Fine day. Morning Office. Afternoon to Quincy. Evening company. ... 18 May 1839 CFA Lovely day. Morning at home. Afternoon to Quincy. Evening at my father’s. ... 19 May 1839 CFA Fine day. Divine service as usual. Evening at my father’s. ... 20 May 1839 CFA Fine day. Morning reading. Division of time. Evening at the house. ... 21 May 1839 CFA Fine day though cool. To Boston. Afternoon at home. Evening, visit Mr. Lunt. ... 22 May 1839 CFA Rainy with cold, raw east wind. At home all day. Evening at the house. ... 23 May 1839 CFA Another cold, cloudy day. At home. Evening, the family at my house. ... 24 May 1839 CFA Cloudy, cold and rainy. At home all day. Evening at the Mansion. ... 25 May 1839 CFA Rain but afterwards cleared up. To Boston. Afternoon out. Evening at the Mansion. ... 26 May 1839 CFA Lovely day. Services as usual. Evening at the Mansion. ... 27 May 1839 CFA Warm but cloudy. Distribution as usual. Evening at the Mansion. Rain. ... 28 May 1839 CFA Morning rain but cleared. To town. Afternoon at home. Evening at Mrs. T. B. Adams’. ... 29 May 1839 CFA Clouds but it afterwards cleared. At home all day. Time as usual. ... 30 May 1839 CFA Cleared at last. At home. Time distributed as usual. Evening to see Edmund Quincy. ... 31 May 1839 CFA Fair. Morning to town. Afternoon at home. Evening at the Mansion. ...

June

1 January 1839 — 23 May 1841 CFA “It is not worth while to be concerned, what he says or thinks, who says or thinks only as ... 1 June 1839 CFA Cold easterly drizzle. At home all day. Evening at the Mansion. ... 2 June 1839 CFA Cold and cloudy. Time divided as usual. ... 3 June 1839 CFA Cold and cloudy. Time disposed of at home. Evening at the Mansion. ... 4 June 1839 CFA Fine day. Morning to town. Afternoon at home. Evening at the Mansion. ... 5 June 1839 CFA Rain storm. At home all day, distribution as usual. ... 6 June 1839 CFA Cloudy. At home all day. Distribution as usual. ... 7 June 1839 CFA Lovely day. To town. Afternoon study. Evening at the Mansion. ... 8 June 1839 CFA Warm day. To town and Medford to dine. Evening home. ... 9 June 1839 CFA Cloudy but cleared. Exercises as usual, head ach and early to bed. ... 10 June 1839 CFA Windy but clear. At home dividing time as usual. Evening, the family with us. ... 11 June 1839 CFA Morning to town. Afternoon at home as usual. Evening at the Mansion. ... 12 June 1839 CFA Clear but cool. At home all day. Dine at the mansion and evening. ... 13 June 1839 CFA Clouds and rain. At home, rather idle. Evening at home. ... 14 June 1839 CFA Cool and clear. Morning to town. Afternoon at home. Evening at the Mansion. ... 15 June 1839 CFA Clear and cool. At home all day. Evening to see D. Greenleaf. ... 16 June 1839 CFA Showers and wind. Usual exercises of the day. Evening at the Mansion. ... 17 June 1839 CFA Windy and cool. At home all the morning. Afternoon, Ride. Evening at the Mansion. ... 18 June 1839 CFA Clouds and latterly rain. To Boston. At home after dinner and evening. ... 19 June 1839 CFA Clear but high wind. At home all day. Evening at the Mansion. ... 20 June 1839 CFA Clear but windy. At home occupied as usual. Evening family with us. ... 21 June 1839 CFA Cloudy but very warm. To Boston with my Wife. Afternoon at home and evening. ... 22 June 1839 CFA Clouds and rain. At home all day. Evening at the Mansion. ... 23 June 1839 CFA Cloudy but warm. Exercises as usual. Evening at the Mansion. ... 24 June 1839 CFA Clouds and showers. At home. Visitors. Evening to Mr. Beale’s. ... 25 June 1839 CFA Day fine. Morning to town. Afternoon work. Evening at the Mansion. ... 26 June 1839 CFA Fine day. Trip to Cohasset. Evening at the Mansion. ... 27 June 1839 CFA Warm day. At home. Evening at the Mansion. ... 28 June 1839 CFA Rain all day. Morning to town. At home rest of the day. ... 29 June 1839 CFA Fair day. At home. Ride. Evening at the Mansion. ... 30 June 1839 CFA Fine day. Exercises as usual. Evening at home. ...

July

1 January 1839 — 23 May 1841 CFA “It is not worth while to be concerned, what he says or thinks, who says or thinks only as ... 1 July 1839 CFA To town. Afternoon at home. Evening at Mrs. T. B. Adams’. ... 2 July 1839 CFA Day fine and warm. At home. Dine at Squantum. ... 3 July 1839 CFA Fine day after rain. At home. Dine at the Mansion. ... 4 July 1839 CFA Showery but warm. At home. Evening call at the Mansion. The sunrise was announced by cannon ... 5 July 1839 CFA Fogs and mist. To Boston. Company at dinner. Evening at the Mansion. ... 6 July 1839 CFA Fog and rain. At home, dine at the Mansion and evening. ... 7 July 1839 CFA Showery and warm. Exercises as usual. Evening at the Mansion. ... 8 July 1839 CFA Showery but warm. At home. Ride after dinner. Evening at E. Quincy’s. ... 9 July 1839 CFA Showers. To town. Return to dinner. Afternoon at home, head ach. ... 10 July 1839 CFA Warm. To Cambridge. Examination, home, head ach. ... 11 July 1839 CFA Fine day but showery. My father 72. To town. Dine at the Mansion. Evening also. ... 12 July 1839 CFA Warm day. To Boston and Cambridge. Examination and return. Evening company. ... 13 July 1839 CFA Warm day. At home all day. Evening at the Mansion. ... 14 July 1839 CFA Showery and cool. Exercises in the usual way. Evening at the Mansion. ... 15 July 1839 CFA Fine day but not entirely without rain. At home. Dine and evening at the Mansion. ... 16 July 1839 CFA Fine day. Morning to town. Afternoon at home reading. Evening at the Mansion. ... 17 July 1839 CFA Fine day and warm. At home. Dine at the Mansion and evening. ... 18 July 1839 CFA Warm day. Morning to town. After dinner at home. Evening at the Mansion. ... 19 July 1839 CFA To town, not returning until evening. ... 20 July 1839 CFA Extreme heat. At home. Bath after dinner. Evening at the Mansion. ... 21 July 1839 CFA Rain and clouds. Exercises as usual. Evening at the Mansion. ... 22 July 1839 CFA Warm but showery. At home. Evening at the house below. ... 23 July 1839 CFA Warm morning and showers. To town. Afternoon at home. Evening at the Mansion. ... 24 July 1839 CFA Moist weather. At home, dine at the Mansion and evening. ... 25 July 1839 CFA Clouds but warm. At home. Mr. Brooks and Sidney and his Wife to dine. Quarries. ... 26 July 1839 CFA Fine day. To town. Afternoon at home. Evening at the Mansion. ... 27 July 1839 CFA Fine day. At home. Afternoon to visit Mr. and Mrs. S. C. Gray. Evening at the Mansion. ... 28 July 1839 CFA Fine day. Exercises as usual. Evening to Mrs. Quincy’s, and at the Mansion. ... 29 July 1839 CFA Clear. To town. Afternoon at home. Evening at the Mansion. ... 30 July 1839 CFA Warm. To town. Afternoon at home. Evening at the Mansion. ... 31 July 1839 CFA Heavy southerly showers. At home all day, dine and evening at the Mansion. ...

August

1 January 1839 — 23 May 1841 CFA “It is not worth while to be concerned, what he says or thinks, who says or thinks only as ... 1 August 1839 CFA Fine day. At home. ... 2 August 1839 CFA Fine day. To town. Afternoon at home. Evening visit to Dr. Woodward. ... 3 August 1839 CFA Day fine. At home. Evening at the Mansion. ... 4 August 1839 CFA Fine day. Customary exercises. Evening at Mrs. T. B. Adams’. ... 5 August 1839 CFA Fine day. At home. Ride. Evening, visit from E. Quincy and Mr. Parker. ... 6 August 1839 CFA Hazy but fine. To town. Afternoon visitors. Evening at the house below. ... 7 August 1839 CFA Warm and dry. At home. Dine at my father’s and evening visit. ... 8 August 1839 CFA Morning warm but weather changed. At home, bath. Evening at my father’s. Mr. Ward. ... 9 August 1839 CFA Cloudy morning with light showers but it afterwards cleared. To town. Afternoon at home. ... 10 August 1839 CFA At home, fine day. Afternoon, visitors and to Weymouth. At my father’s. ... 11 August 1839 CFA Pleasant day. Usual Exercises. Evening at the Mansion. ... 12 August 1839 CFA Cloudy with showers. At home. Evening, a short ride. At the Mansion. ... 13 August 1839 CFA Clear and cool. To town. Afternoon company. Evening at the Mansion. ... 14 August 1839 CFA Cold and foggy. At home, dine and evening at my father’s. ... 15 August 1839 CFA Cold east wind. At home all day. Evening at my father’s. ... 16 August 1839 CFA Cold easterly wind. To town. Afternoon and evening at home. I went to town this morning ... 17 August 1839 CFA Cold and fog. At home all day. Evening visit to Mr. Appleton’s. ... 18 August 1839 CFA Clearing off. Exercises as usual. Evening at the Mansion. ... 19 August 1839 CFA Fine day and warm. At home. Afternoon ride. Evening at the Mansion. ... 20 August 1839 CFA Beautiful day and warm. To town. Afternoon at home. Evening at the Mansion. ... 21 August 1839 CFA Warm day. At home. Evening visit to Mr. Lunt. ... 22 August 1839 CFA Warm day, bath, at home. Evening to Mrs. Adams’s. ... 23 August 1839 CFA Warm day. To Boston. After dinner at home, and evening. ... 24 August 1839 CFA Warm day. At home, bath. Work as usual, evening at the Mansion. ... 25 August 1839 CFA Warm. Exercises as usual. Evening at the Mansion. Mrs. Angier. ... 26 August 1839 CFA Warm day. At home, bath. Usual occupations. Evening visit to Mr. Whitney. ... 27 August 1839 CFA The warmest of the season. To town with my father. Home. Evening below. ... 28 August 1839 CFA Cold change. At home all day. Usual occupation. Evening at the Mansion. ... 29 August 1839 CFA Cold and cloudy. At home all day. Evening at the Mansion. ... 30 August 1839 CFA Stormy. To town, return to dine. Afternoon and evening at home. ... 31 August 1839 CFA Clearing up. At home all day. Evening at the Mansion. ...

September

1 January 1839 — 23 May 1841 CFA “It is not worth while to be concerned, what he says or thinks, who says or thinks only as ... 1 September 1839 CFA Lovely day. Exercises as usual. Evening at the Mansion. ... 2 September 1839 CFA Beautiful day. At home. Time passed as usual. Ride. Evening at my father’s and Mrs. Adams’. ... 3 September 1839 CFA Lovely day. Mrs. Adams with me to town. Afternoon at home. Evening at my father’s. ... 4 September 1839 CFA Fine day. At home. Dine at my father’s. Supervisors meeting. Pic Nic. ... 5 September 1839 CFA At home all day. Occupation as usual. Evening at the Mansion. ... 6 September 1839 CFA Fine day but warm. To Boston. Afternoon company. Evening at the Mansion. ... 7 September 1839 CFA Warm morning but change. At home. Bath. Evening at Mrs. T. B. Adams’. ... 8 September 1839 CFA Warm and showery. Exercises as usual. Evening an hour at the Mansion. ... 9 September 1839 CFA Warm and cloudy. At home. Occupied as usual. Evening at the Mansion. ... 10 September 1839 CFA Fine day. To town, thence to Medford. Mr. Brooks’ and Gorham’s. ... 11 September 1839 CFA Fine day. To town, back to Medford, dine at Gorham Brooks. Evening at house. ... 12 September 1839 CFA Cool. To town, thence to Quincy. Afternoon at work. Evening at the Mansion. ... 13 September 1839 CFA Cloudy and cold morning. Usual occupations. Evening at the Mansion besides meals. ... 14 September 1839 CFA Clear and pleasant. To town, home. Mrs. Adams returns. Evening ladies here. ... 15 September 1839 CFA Pleasant day. Usual exercises. Evening at the Mansion. ... 16 September 1839 CFA Warm day. At home as usual. Afternoon ride to Brookline and evening at Mansion. ... 17 September 1839 CFA Fog but became warm and clear. To town. Afternoon at home. Evening at Edmd. Quincy’s. ... 18 September 1839 CFA Rain and damp but warm. At home. Evening at home. ... 19 September 1839 CFA Fine day. At home all day. Evening at the Mansion, and dine there. ... 20 September 1839 CFA Beautiful day. To town. Afternoon at home. Evening, visit to Mrs. T. B. Adams’ and Mansion. ... 21 September 1839 CFA Fine day. At home. Afternoon ride. Evening at the Mansion. ... 22 September 1839 CFA Fine day. Exercises as usual. Evening, family with us. J.Q.A. 6 years. ... 23 September 1839 CFA Continued fine day. At usual occupations. Ride and evening at the Mansion. ... 24 September 1839 CFA Fine day. To town. Return to dinner. Evening at the Mansion. ... 25 September 1839 CFA Clear morning. At home. Visitors. Evening at the Mansion, where we dined. ... 26 September 1839 CFA Morning cloudy but cleared with high wind. At home. Evening at the Mansion. ... 27 September 1839 CFA Fine morning but heavy wind and rain in the Evening. Boston and Hingham. ... 28 September 1839 CFA Clear day but cool. To town, early return and afternoon at home. Evening at the Mansion. ... 29 September 1839 CFA Clear day though cold. Exercises as usual. Visit to Mrs. Quincy. Evening at the Mansion. ... 30 September 1839 CFA Fog and rain. At home. Evening at the house below. Visiters. ...

October

1 January 1839 — 23 May 1841 CFA “It is not worth while to be concerned, what he says or thinks, who says or thinks only as ... 1 October 1839 CFA To town. At home Afternoon. Evening at the Mansion. ... 2 October 1839 CFA Fine day. At home, dine and tea at the Mansion. Evening at Mr. Beale’s and Mrs. A’s. ... 3 October 1839 CFA Mild day. At home. Visit from Dr. and Mrs. Frothingham. Evening ladies at home. ... 4 October 1839 CFA Fine day. To town. Mechanic’s fair. Home. Evening, two visiters. ... 5 October 1839 CFA Clear but cool. At home. Evening, visiter. At the Mansion. ... 6 October 1839 CFA Very clear but cool. Usual exercises. Evening at the Mansion. ... 7 October 1839 CFA Fine day. Work as usual. Afternoon ride. Evening visit to Mr. Harrod. ... 8 October 1839 CFA Fine day. To town. Afternoon and evening at home, family and visiters. ... 9 October 1839 CFA Fine day. At home. Evening at the Mansion. ... 10 October 1839 CFA Pleasant day. At home. Dine and evening at the Mansion. ... 11 October 1839 CFA Clear and pleasant. Morning to town. Home. Afternoon. Evening, visit to Mrs. T. B. Adams and ... 12 October 1839 CFA Wet, foggy day. At home all day. ... 13 October 1839 CFA Foggy and damp though warm. Exercises as usual. Dine and evening at the Mansion. ... 14 October 1839 CFA Heavy rain. At home all day and evening. Hoarseness and cold. ... 15 October 1839 CFA Heavy rain. At home all day. ... 16 October 1839 CFA Fine day. To town. Return at noon. Dine and evening at my father’s. Afternoon, Penn’s hill. ... 17 October 1839 CFA Lovely day. At home. ... 18 October 1839 CFA Lovely day. To town. Afternoon, planting. Evening at the Mansion. ... 19 October 1839 CFA Rain and clouds. At home all day. Evening at the Mansion. ... 20 October 1839 CFA Cloudy and cold. Exercises as usual. Evening at the Mansion. ... 21 October 1839 CFA Cold morning. At home writing. Evening at the Mansion. ... 22 October 1839 CFA Cold morning. To town with my father. Afternoon writing. Evening at the Mansion. ... 23 October 1839 CFA Lovely day. At home. Dine at the house below and Evening at Lyceum. ... 24 October 1839 CFA Fine day though hazy and warm. To Braintree. Lecture. Evening at the Mansion. ... 25 October 1839 CFA Pleasant day. To town with my Wife. Home to dine. Evening at the Mansion. ... 26 October 1839 CFA A lovely day. At home. Transplanting trees. Evening at the Mansion. ... 27 October 1839 CFA Beautiful day. Exercises as usual. Evening at the Mansion. ... 28 October 1839 CFA Fine. To town. Afternoon at home. Evening at the Mansion. ... 29 October 1839 CFA Fine. At home. Nothing material. Evening at the Mansion. ... 30 October 1839 CFA Fine. To town. Return to dine at the Mansion, where also Evening. ... 31 October 1839 CFA Chilly with clouds. At home. Evening at the Mansion. ...

November

1 January 1839 — 23 May 1841 CFA “It is not worth while to be concerned, what he says or thinks, who says or thinks only as ... 1 November 1839 CFA Chilly with clouds. At home. Evening at the Mansion. ... 2 November 1839 CFA Weather much the same. To town. Afternoon at home. Evening at the Mansion. ... 3 November 1839 CFA Weather much the same. Usual exercises. Evening, visitors and to the Mansion. Ride. ... 4 November 1839 CFA Clear and cold. To town. Afternoon at home. Evening, visitors and to the Mansion. ... 5 November 1839 CFA At home. Fine day. Evening at the Mansion. ... 6 November 1839 CFA Clouds in the morning but it cleared. To town. Evening, Lecture. ... 7 November 1839 CFA Fine day. Office. Afternoon at home and Evening. ... 8 November 1839 CFA Fine day. Office. To Quincy to dine. Return to tea. Evening at work. ... 9 November 1839 CFA Cold but clear. Office. Time as usual. Evening at home. ... 10 November 1839 CFA Cold and cloudy. Exercises as usual. Evening, Degrand, H. G. Gorham. ... 11 November 1839 CFA Fine day. To Quincy. Return Afternoon. Evening at home. ... 12 November 1839 CFA Lovely day. Day divided as usual. Evening at home. ... 13 November 1839 CFA Fine day. Office. Time as usual. Evening at home. ... 14 November 1839 CFA Clouds and light rain. Division as usual. Evening, my father’s Lecture. ... 15 November 1839 CFA Rainy but mild. Division as usual. Evening visit to Governor Everett. ... 16 November 1839 CFA Mild and pleasant. Office. To Quincy to dine. Evening return, head ach. ... 17 November 1839 CFA Lovely day, clouding however towards night. Usual exercises. Evening to Mr. Brooks’. ... 18 November 1839 CFA Fine day. Distribution as usual. Evening at home and at E. Brooks’. ... 19 November 1839 CFA Fine day. Morning at Office. To Quincy to dine. Return to tea. Evening at home. ... 20 November 1839 CFA Cold and clear. Office as usual. Regular division. Evening at home. ... 21 November 1839 CFA Office. Thence to Quincy. Cold and snowy. Return. Evening at home. ... 22 November 1839 CFA Cold. Morning to Quincy. Home to tea and evening. ... 23 November 1839 CFA Cool. Carriage to Quincy. Funeral. Home. Evening quiet. ... 24 November 1839 CFA Clouds and rain. To Quincy. Service as usual. Home with Miss Cutts, Mr. Thornton. ... 25 November 1839 CFA Heavy rain. At home. Evening visit at Mr. Crowninshield’s. ... 26 November 1839 CFA Cold and clear. To Quincy. Evening at home. Mr. Brooks. ... 27 November 1839 CFA Weather moderating. To Quincy. Return with the family. Evening at home. ... 28 November 1839 CFA Fine day. Thanksgiving. Service as usual. Evening at Mrs. Frothingham’s. ... 29 November 1839 CFA Continued fine weather. Time as usual. Evening to the Theatre. ... 30 November 1839 CFA Fine day. Office. Roxbury Probate Court. Evening at home. ...

December

1 January 1839 — 23 May 1841 CFA “It is not worth while to be concerned, what he says or thinks, who says or thinks only as ... 1 December 1839 CFA Chilly and clouds. Exercises as usual. Evening, H. G. Gorham. ... 2 December 1839 CFA Cloudy and cold. Office. Distribution as usual. Evening at home. ... 3 December 1839 CFA Cloudy and chill. Distribution as usual. Evening at home. Mr. Brooks. ... 4 December 1839 CFA Chilly but cleared before evening. At home as usual. ... 5 December 1839 CFA Clear and beautiful day. Office. Division as usual. Evening at home. ... 6 December 1839 CFA Fine day. Office. Division as usual. ... 7 December 1839 CFA Cloudy. Office. Distribution as usual. ... 8 December 1839 CFA Rain and clouds all day. Exercises as usual. Evening at home. ... 9 December 1839 CFA Heavy rain. Office. Athenaeum. Division as usual. Evening at home. ... 10 December 1839 CFA Fine day. Distribution as usual. Evening at home. ... 11 December 1839 CFA Lovely day. Distribution as usual. Evening at Mr. Brooks’. ... 12 December 1839 CFA Rain, but cleared up in the evening. Distribution as usual. Evening at Mrs. Frothingham’s. ... 13 December 1839 CFA Pleasant day. Distribution as usual. Evening at home. ... 14 December 1839 CFA Day pleasant. Distribution as usual. Evening Mr. Brooks. ... 15 December 1839 CFA Cloudy with snow, rain and a very heavy gale. Exercises as usual. At home. ... 16 December 1839 CFA Snow all day with high wind. Office for an hour, day at home. ... 17 December 1839 CFA Fine, distribution as usual. Company at dinner and in the evening. ... 18 December 1839 CFA Clear and fine weather. Time as usual. Evening at E. Brooks’. ... 19 December 1839 CFA Cold and clear. Time divided as usual. Evening at home. ... 20 December 1839 CFA Cold but clear. Division as usual. Evening at home. ... 21 December 1839 CFA Moderating. Distribution as usual. Dine with Mr. Brooks. Evening at home. ... 22 December 1839 CFA Cloudy and wind. The usual exercises. Evening to Mrs. S. C. Gray’s. ... 23 December 1839 CFA Clouds and light snow. Office as usual. Evening Lecture. ... 24 December 1839 CFA Mild and cloudy. Office. Evening at Dr. Frothingham’s. ... 25 December 1839 CFA Clear, lovely day. Office. Museum with the boys. Evening, children at the house. ... 26 December 1839 CFA A lovely day. Division of time as usual. Evening at home. ... 27 December 1839 CFA Cloudy. Time distributed as usual. Evening at home. ... 28 December 1839 CFA Clear and cloudy. Time as usual. Evening at home. H. G. Gorham. ... 29 December 1839 CFA Windy and cold. Exercises as usual. Evening, visitors. Call to see Mr. Brooks. ... 30 December 1839 CFA Clear and very cold. Office as usual. Nothing new. Evening, W. C. Gorham. ... 31 December 1839 CFA Clear and continues very cold. Office and Auction. Evening to Edward Brooks’. ...