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February 21-23, 1863

Saturday, February 21, 1863.

much better clear and cold today Nellie was up this morning i went down to rachels saw Cristiee and sally Sue was down waiting for me when i got home

Sunday 22

Father was not well yesterday very stormy i have not bin able to go to church all day it snowed all day sue cald here this evening throught [through] all the snow

Monday 23

very fine day sue and  i went out shoping stoped to see Celly in the evening we went down to school it was very cherles

Annotation 1

A significant snowstorm affected the entire northeast corridor. On this same date, The Philadelphia Inquirer reported that it was snowing in Baltimore, M.D., New York, N.Y., and Buffalo, N.Y. “The Snow Storm,” The Philadelphia Inquirer, February 23, 1863.


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