Health and Medicine
|19 March 1791||
GW at Philadelphia.
|16 February 1791||
GW at Philadelphia. GW paid his dentist John Greenwood twenty dollars for the repair of his false teeth.
|31 January 1791||
GW at Philadelphia. British historian William Gordon wrote GW a letter expressing his fire and water safety concerns for the nation’s permanent capital.
|25 January 1775||
GW at Mount Vernon. He found a fox while hunting but did not kill it. Doctor William Rumney again visited the Sick--most likely slaves--and returned for dinner.
|24 January 1775||
GW at Mount Vernon. Doctor William Rumney “visited the Sick”--most likely slaves. Rumney returned for dinner and stayed overnight. Alexander Ross came only for dinner.
|18 January 1790||
GW in N.Y. GW wrote in his diary that he had “an Aching tooth, and swelled and inflamed Gum.” GW wrote to former Lt. Col.
|17 January 1790||
GW in N.Y. GW wrote in his diary, “At home all day--not well.”