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Friday, May 20, 2011

Monday, May 20th, 1861

To day the steamer Mary Lenard went down the river in search of her lost cargo and returned in the evening. at night I put the K.G.C.'s through a pretty hard drill. weather changable and warm.

1 comment:

benotforgot said...

On this date in 1861 . . . Kentucky proclaims its neutrality which lasts until September 3, when Confederate forces enter the state . . . North Carolina secedes from the Union . . .