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Browsing: Diary of John Quincy Adams, Volume 1


Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0002-0005-0001

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1780-09-01

Friday September the 1st 1780.

To day Pappa came here and brought me a letter from Mr. Thaxter.1 Pappa Says that the news of the English East and west India fleet is confirmed.
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As I shall have but very few things to put down I shall keep a Journal only the days when there will be something Extraodinary.
1. Probably that of 21 Aug. (Adams Family Correspondence, 3:399–400).
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2014.
http://www.masshist.org/apde2/