Sunday, November 11, 2012

1862 November 12 farm near Savannah, Ohio

[from the diary of James Dinsmore Templeton, former musician and private in the 23rd Ohio]

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 1862

Helped thresh
this forenoon after
which came home &
helped the boys had
the remainder of the
fodder from the
back meadow
Had note from White
this evening asking
for some work
Hear that Sarah Caldwell
is to be here soon
Hear that I am to be
invited to give a lecture
in Sav for the benefit
of the [soldiers?] at an
entertainment for
that purpose
Rained a little last
night  Cloudy. Clear
this evening

MSS 10317

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