George Washington diary, 1762. Autograph manuscript written in the leaves of the 1762 Virginia Almanack.
AMs written in the leaves of the 1762 Virginia Almanack. Topics include farming, horse breeding, and the management of Mount Vernon.
One of forty-one original George Washington diaries, and one of five diaries not in the George Washington Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress.
Provenance: Gift of Jay I. Kislak Foundation.
Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Kislak accession no.: 1984.011.00.0001