[from the diary of the Rev. Francis E. Butler, chaplain of the 25th New Jersey]
Tues 27. Wm. left us – rain – wrote up afrs.[affairs] re. letter &c
Wed. Heavy rain snow storm high wind –
Thurs 29. clear – Snow quite deep, men quite comfortable.
Tho. some trees blew down – in night – one man injured.
Fri 30 – Fine day. Visited hos. & tents – wrote letters – fixed
up tent &c –
[transcript by Mary Roy Dawson Edwards]