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Page “Emilie celebrates her 24th birthday.”

February 18-20, 1863

Wednesday, February 18, 1863.

it is very unpleasent to day it is my birthday nevertheless i feel thankful i have bin spard so long and if i should be spard in future i will try and spend my

Thursday 19

time more Profitable very unpleasent day Nellie and i went out shoping muslins are frightfuly Dear in the evening we went to the lecture after witch we over to rachels then up to

Friday 20

nellies Jake mad nellie birthday Presents very dull day we expected Tomy but he didnot com this afternoon i went up to see Celistene she is


One Response to “February 18-20, 1863”

  1. March 20, 2013 at 6:46 PM #

    Emilie’s birthday is Wednesday, February 18. It is unpleasant because she is living during the Civil War. She is thankful that she has been alive for this long.

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