This day Count Greco,1 My travelling companion to Stockholm dined here. In the evening I went with Mr. Artaud
to the Concert.
1. An Italian gentleman of dubious reputation. Facts supplied by a Mr. W[olff?] and later confirmed compelled Dana to write to JQA shortly after his departure from St. Petersburg. He asked JQA to leave the Count at the earliest opportunity, but until that time warned him to
be “upon your guard” and to remember “all my cautions” (JQA, Writings, 1:8; Dana to JQA, 21 Nov., Adams Papers).
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.