[from the diary of the Rev. Francis Butler, chaplain of the 25th New Jersey]
Thurs 9. Very hot visited School with Mrs Derrom – very busy.
Reviewed by Gens Palmer & Robeson – letters fr Home –
Dr. Boardman & ladies here – Attended prayer
meetg. in Eveg Col D. spoke & prayed – I also –
Every Co. represented. moonlight night
Ordered to march tomorrow at 10 A.M.
May the Lord go with us - Several gentlemen fr.
Patterson visited us.
[transcript by Mary Roy Dawson Edwards]