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Browsing: Early Diary of John Adams, Volume 1


Docno: ADMS-02-01-02-0004-0001-0005

Author: Adams, John
Date: 1753-06-12

Tuesday [12 June].

At Colledge, a Clowdy morning, heard Dr. Wigglesworth Preach from the 20 Chapter of exodus 8, 9 and 10th. Verses.1
1. Morning prayers were said regularly in Holden Chapel in the Yard (Morison, Three Centuries of Harvard, p. 94) Rev. Edward Wigglesworth (1693–1765), Harvard 1710, was Hollis professor of divinity (Sibley-Shipton, Harvard Graduates, 5:546–555).
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, 2014.
http://www.masshist.org/apde2/