Diary of Charles Francis Adams, volume 2

5. IX.

7. VIII:30.

6. IX:10. CFA


6. IX:10. CFA
6. IX:10.

Morning at home, finish Reeves, Beaumont and Fletcher, President’s Message,1 Burke, evening walk.


JQA’s first annual message to Congress reviewed the state of the nation and advocated, among other things, a national university and support for geographical and astronomical research (Richardson, ed., Messages and Papers , 2:299–317).