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Opening: 36 verso, 37 recto
Date(s) of entries: September 4 to 9, 1863
Author: William Cline
Content: Diary

Number: MSN/CW 8007-1

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This the 4 day of September and wente on pickite the 5 of September 1863. There ware Review of Hour Brigaid yesterday the 4 of Septe; 1863.
     There ware Heavey Canonadinge on the Rapahanock Riv on the 7 and 8 Hour pickites war tryinge the Rebes strenth Ate white sulper springe Springes ande a forde lower Down the Rapahanock River to wardes fredericksburgh ande there ware some canon to Day tho.


Bristo Station .v.a. September 9th 1863

the Sun Rose this morninge in all Hur magestey ande Brilincey the Day continuede verey warm all Day ante A eleven oclock thre ware 2 trans loded with troopes wente By from massachusetts of 1000 infantery ande one Baterey of Artlirey ande men to worke them the men is bige Hartey Robuste men there is a continel skermishing in fronte all the time whitch will ende in a generel in gagemente i think Before the ende of a nother weak

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