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Diary of Charles Francis Adams, 1864

Thursday 16th

16 June 1864

Saturday 18th

18 June 1864
17 June 1864
Friday 17th

Wrote my private letters remembering this anniversary, and hopeful that it may again be noted for a step in advance to the full establishment of free Institutions in America. In other respects it was an extraordinarily quiet day, leaving nothing to record. A long walk and an evening at home.

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Charles Francis Adams, Sr., [date of entry], diary, in Charles Francis Adams, Sr.: The Civil War Diaries (Unverified Transcriptions). Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2015. http://www.masshist.org/publications/cfa-civil-war/view?id=DCA64d169