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Why Don’t the Days Listed in the Diary Entries before Sept. 15, 1752 Correspond to the Days on the Calendar?
In 1752, Great Britain and the American colonies switched from the Julian Calendar to the Gregorian Calendar, which we use today in a slightly updated form.
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Daily Archives: June 16, 1764
1764 June 16 (Saturday). Mr. Hutchinson going to Concord, calls here in his New Chair. Deacon Tainter kills a Calf for me.