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Docno: ADMS-01-01-02-0002-0004-0001

Author: Adams, John
Date: 1756-04-01

April 1756. 1 Thurdsday.

A very rainy Day. A little Snow.1
1. On this day JA wrote a remarkable letter to his classmate Charles Cushing, who was then keeping a school in Newbury, on the choice of a profession. Extracts are printed in JA, Works, 1:29–30, 32; a complete text is in MHS, Procs., 46 (1912–1913):410–412.
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/