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Annotated almanac, 1746
Title
Annotated almanac, 1746
Description
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, and deaths in the community including hangings for piracy (July 24). There is an entry listing the burials and baptisms in Boston for the year and a chart of deaths according to age ranges.
Repository
Harvard University Archives
Date
1746-1746
1746
Rights
The Papers of John and Hannah Winthrop are open for research.
Related Resource
Harvard University Archives: Papers of John and Hannah Winthrop, 1728-1789-->Diaries of John and Hannah Winthrop, 1739-1789-->Almanacs of John Winthrop,
Citation
“Annotated almanac, 1746,” Colonial North American Project at Harvard, accessed September 23, 2017, http://colonialnorthamerican.library.harvard.edu/items/show/8179.