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Monday, October 31, 2011

Thursday, October 31st, 1861

To day I am much better in fact able to attend to business. I had the cannon carriages removed to the steam boat landing. Business dull. Workmen still progressing with my house. Frank Stewart still hauling brick. weather changeable & rather cold.

1 comment:

benotforgot said...

150 years ago today . . . on this date in 1861 . . . Citing failing health, Union General Winfield Scott resigns as Commander of the United States Army.