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Opening: 41 verso, 42 recto
Date(s) of entries: October 14 to October 27, 1863
Author: William Cline
Content: Diary

Number: MSN/CW 8007-1

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maJorirty is 227 there ware 24 give fore valandenHam [i.e., Clement L. Vallandigham]

     18th still Raininge water verey High 19. 20. 21 Rainde all the time ande verey Harde thunder

     22nd the 1.11 pennsylvania came in to Relieve us they Belonge to the 12 corpse

     24th marched ande landed ate Bridgeporte the 25 of october the Same the same eveninge Started landed ate Shellmounde 8 miles from Bridgeport on the nashvill ande


Chatanoogey Rail Roade Here wea gote An ingine ande 2 olde cares all pretey well woren within a Half a mile of this place there is a cave calld niherboucer [i.e., Nickajack Cave, Tennessee], a cave of whitch comes a large stream of water they Have Bin in 7 miles Bute founde now ende this streeme is 9 feete Deepe and 19 feate wide Here the Rebels Hade a large Saltpeter workes Before wea capturde them

     27th started fore chatanooghey marched

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