Basil H. Molineaux Diaries

June 3rd - 8th, 1865 diary transcription

Saturday June 3rd 1865
One Grand Review of all the
Troops C**nidy [cornidy?] by Gen Gordan
Graeger this morning. I
am rather weak and will
not go out. Have taken a
good shave + etc. etc. Sergt Bump
came back this morning from Ft. Morgan
Afternoon. I have finished my
Absts for 2nd quarter Returns.
I sent papers to Ft. T. Darling

Sunday June 4th/65
Church in the morning and
writing all afternoon made
a call this evening

Monday 5th 1865
Slept all forenoon not feeling
very well + weather excessively
Hot. Mailed papers to Father
and Letter to Mother in Balto.
Made a call this evening

Tuesday 6th/65
Oh! My but it is getting Hot
down here 92 in shade to
day - got my Box this day.

Transcription by Social Studies Students at Rock Island High School


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