Harriet Low Hillard

Harriet Low Hillard

(1809 -1877). Resided in Macao from 1829 to 1834.

September 8, 1829

A pleasant morning, though it  looks as though it would rain before night I was  up on deck early, and it was a pleasant prospect,

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September 9, 1829

We awoke this morning early, and found the rain was pouring down in torrents. I had just made up my mind to spend a dull

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September 19th, 1829

A pleasant morning, but rain in the afternoon prevented us from riding. Thunder and lightning in the evening, and the bells all tolling, as is

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September 23, 1829

Got under way this morning about three o’clock, but, as it looked very squally after beating about all day, and as the men were all

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September 25th, 1829

Cloudy and rainy weather, but a good breeze, which makes some smiling faces, though it  is discouraging to be three days getting out of this 

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