Prayers, no lecture, ride to Charlestown with Richardson, Bunker Hill, Mr.
Webster’s address,1 crowd, to Boston, Franklin
Hotel, billiards, return to Cambridge fatigued.
1. Daniel Webster made the principal address at the laying of the cornerstone of the
Bunker Hill monument. It was printed as An Address Delivered at
the Laying of the Corner Stone of the Bunker Hill Monument, Boston, 1825,
and went through numerous editions.
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, 2016.