Annotated almanac, 1770
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- Winthrop, John, 1714-1779.
- Collection Title
- Papers of John and Hannah Winthrop, 1728-1789 1728-1789
- Harvard University Archives
- The Papers of John and Hannah Winthrop are open for research.
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.