. This “Index” is designated as Diary No. 1 (D/CFA/1) in the Adams Papers
serial numbering of the Charles Francis Adams diaries. In the microfilm edition of
the Adams Papers
its serial number is 608, for the volume was not discovered by the present Adams
family until after the major diaries had been filmed. The 132-page book measures 8
7/8” × 7 3/16” The inscription on the first page reads, “Index commencing January
1820,” and the spine is labeled simply “Index.”
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, 2018.