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July 15-17, 1863

Wednesday, July 15, 1863. was not there this has bin quiet [quite] a holiday i have not seen Nellie to day i do not like the prospect of having no work all sum Thursday 16 mer [summer] very fine morning the folks go off i am happy to say i stop i [...] untill most nine [...]

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October 1-3, 1863

Thursday, October 1, 1863. my time is up to day i have bin very busy washing [...] to take a walk with Ephriam but we were too tired i answered nellies Friday 2 last night this is my last week out here i hope Nell is very ansious for me to come home Alfred has come [...]

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October 4-6, 1863

Sunday, October 4, 1863. monthes very pleasent to day i went to church  in the morning heard an excelent sermon in  the afternoon lizzie ephriam and went to see Mr Packer he has Monday 5 a lovely place he gave  us some beautiful flowers I bid my Dear Ephriam farewell last night i had bin [...]

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March 19-21, 1864

March, SATURDAY, 19, 1864. Put my name for a situation Nellie was out to come up a little while this evening i went down home and cut out a dress for Mrs Burton SUNDAY, 20. quite raw and cold to day I went down to church in the morning very good sermon after church we [...]

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April 30- May 2, 1864

April, SATURDAY, 30, 1864. did not lovely day i went out to germantown to Mrs Wister and engageed to go to her the first of June i did not get [...] to is the last of April SUNDAY, 1. rather cloudy this morning i went to church we had a stranger to speak for us after [...]

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June 8-10, 1864

June, WEDNESDAY, 8, 1864. beutiful day i bin keep very busy since i have bin out here J sent a not to nellie to day it is quite lonsome out here I have Plenty time for thought and medataton THURSDAY, 9. rining this morning we have had rain for several thursdays but it cleard up [...]

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July 17-19, 1864

July, SUNDAY, 17, 1864. a Potograph from my Dear Brother in [...] beutiful morning home as usal but i shall in devor [endeavor] to [...] my time by reading i have bin quite sick to day i am sorry to say i have not time to Church to day MONDAY, 18. Pleasent this morning I [...]

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September 12-14, 1864

September, MONDAY, 12, 1864. Clear morning school comences this evening how i would like to be in town i was down to maryes this afternoon Dav TUESDAY, 13. on [Davon] i were out for a walk i wrote to Sister on Sunday and to tomy i very ansious about father i have not WEDNESDAY, 14. [...]

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September 18-20, 1864

September, SUNDAY, 18, 1864. very Pleasent i was home all day in the evening i went to see caroline then went to church i heard a very good sermon MONDAY, 19. lovely morning i am waiting Paitenty for my freedom from germontown in the evening mary and i went to livelys spent quite a Pleasen [...]

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Memoranda 1864 2

June Saturday [...] I visited the with mrs Wister it certainly was worth going to we visited all the Principle Places of interest when i cam [came] out i had seen so much i hardly could recolect who i had seen I saw a perfect deal of handsome work but i did not see my [...] [...]

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