Unspecified HUM 9 Box 4, Volume 6
Contains 1 Collection or Record:
Annotated almanac, 1745 Digital
FOUND IN: Harvard University Archives / Collection: Papers of John and Hannah Winthrop / Series: Diaries of John and Hannah Winthrop / Sub-Series: Almanacs of John WinthropItem — unspecified: HUM 9 Box 4, Volume 6Identifier: HUM 9
Scope and Contents: Almanac containing calendar pages with sporadic annotations of unidentified measurements and interleaved pages with short handwritten entries about Winthrop's daily activities, and astronomical and meteorological observations. The entries include personal notes about travel, the weather, deaths in the community, notes of public fasts for the Louisbourg expedition (February 28) and the "Indian war" (September 19), and a note of the surrender of Louisbourg (June 17). There is an entry listing the...