Saturday, August 6, 2011

Tuesday, August 6th, 1861

To day I borrowed James Wrigley's celebrated mule Kate & started up the Country to the Mills. I traveled 40 miles and stoped for the night at John Carr's. weather cloudy & warm with occasional showers of rain. expenses $1.50.

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  1. On this date in 1861 . . . President Abraham Lincoln signed the Confiscation Act of 1861 . . .

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  2. On this date in 1861 . . . J.M. Hall is traveling from Liberty County to Houston County where he owns a mill in the northwestern part of the county . . .

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