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again every month during the year 1817


Constitution, launched at Hart's Wharf, Oct. 21, 1797

Sailed on a cruise from Boston, July 22, 1798

Figure-head (Hercules) said to represent Jackson, 1798

Figure-head cut off one stormy night, July 3, 1834

A man called Figure-head Deway, died insane, Mar. 25, 1835


Pond, a small mud hole on the Common, 1788

A small fish sensation for a day, May 20, 1818

Being enclosed with curb-stones, May, 1826

Called Crescent Pond for a time, 1828

Enclosed with hewed curb-stones, June, 1834

Boys fined for bathing there, Aug., 1836

Bottom paved with stones, Aug., 1848

Cochituate water from a hydrant let on, Oct. 25, 1848


Honors in Boston, for the death of George Washington, Dec. 24, 1799

For the death of Alexander Hamilton, Aug. 1, 1804

For the death of Presidents Adams and Jefferson, Aug., 1826

For the death of President Monroe, Aug. 23, 1831

For the death of General De Lafayette, Sep. 6, 1834

For the death of President Madison, July, 1836

For the death of President Harrison, Apr. 21, 1841

For the death of General Jackson, July 9, 1845

For the death of President Taylor, Aug. 15, 1850

For the death of Daniel Webster, Nov. 30, 1852

For the death of General Fletcher Webster, Sep. 9, 1862

For the death of Colonel William Blaisdell, July 1, 1864

For the death of Colonel John Chambers, July 23, 1864

For the death of Hon. Edward Everett, Jan. 19, 1865

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