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Browsing: Diary of John Quincy Adams, Volume 1

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0003-0023

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-02-23

23d. Saturday.

Finished translating the first Oration of Cicero against Catilina, and began the second.1 In the forenoon Mr. D. went out to take a walk. Stay'd at home all day. Cloudy weather.
1. M/JQA/45, Adams Papers, Microfilms, Reel No. 240. See entry for 30 Jan., note 2 (above).
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