Sunday, November 6, 2011

Wednesday, November 6th, 1861

To day I attended the polls and voted for Jeff Davis for the Presidency of the Confederate States. Business tolerable brisk. The boys still at work digging potatoes. The Str. Ruthven arrived bringing no freight & also departed. weather changeable & warm.

1 comment:

  1. 150 years ago today . . . on this date in 1861 . . . Jefferson Davis is elected president of the Confederate States of America . . .


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