This forenoon the eldest Mr. Montréal came here and I went with him to see the hemp
Magazines1 on the other side of the Neva. We walk'd in the Garden. Mr. D. went out in the forenoon.
Mr. Rimbert came to see Mr. D.
1. That is, hemp warehouses, built extensively on an island in the Neva River, in the
Petersburg quarter of the city (Storch, Picture of Petersburg, p. xvi).
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, 2015.