Cambridge, Richardson leaves, packing, Stage to Boston, letter from my Mother,1 George, back to Cambridge, thence to Quincy, family.
1. Trying to help CFA save face, LCA had written: “if you have no part assigned to you
you must come on directly so as to be here . . . when Genl. La Fayette is to pay us
a visit and I want you to assist me in doing the honours of the House” (LCA to CFA,
10 July 1825, 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, 2018.