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Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0003-0003-0004

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1781-08-27

Monday August 27th. 1781.

This day at about 10 o'clock A.M. we arriv'd at St. Petersburg having left Narva yesterday morning at about 9 ½ o'clock. The roads in general are very good, the country in some part is sandy; but there it is almost all paved, the distance is about 145 Wersts.
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, 2018.