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Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0009-0018

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-08-18

18th. Sunday.

This day the Statue of Peter the great was uncover'd. All the troops in the city amounting to about 10,000 men pass'd in review. Mr. D went to see it. After supper I went to see the statue and the illumination on the square.
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