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Browsing: Diary of Charles Francis Adams, Volume 2


Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0003-0001-0011

Author: CFA
Date: 1827-01-11

Thursday 11th.

A concert in the evening. Willis of West Point.1 I had a good deal of conversation with Mr. Letcher on politics.2
1. John and James Willis conducted a West Point band (Odell, Annals N.Y. Stage, 3:429).
2. Congressman Letcher had helped arrange the Clay-JQA alliance which made Adams President (Bemis, JQA, 2:36–39).
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.
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