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Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0006-0015

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-05-15

15th. Wednesday.

Went and took a walk with Mr. Artaud in the Jardin d'été.1 Spent the evening and supp'd at Mr. Rimbert's. Fine weather. Thermometer 16. degrees above.0. Took off our double windows.
1. A public garden located on the banks of the Neva and originally part of Peter the Great's summer palace (Storch, Picture of Petersburg, p. 40–41).
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