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Annotated almanac, 1770
Title
Annotated almanac, 1770
Description
Almanac with sporadic annotations on the calendar pages and interleaved with entries in John Winthrop's hand for the months of January-April. The entries record Winthrop's social engagements and travel, with only occasional notes of the weather. There is also a folded interleaved leaf after the December page with scientific observations and a description of the Boston massacre (March 5).
The cover is inscribed "For John Winthrop, Cambridge." The volume is interleaved.
Repository
Harvard University Archives
Date
1770-1770
1770
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, 1770,” Colonial North American Project at Harvard, accessed November 19, 2017, http://colonialnorthamerican.library.harvard.edu/items/show/8196.