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Opening: 51 verso, 52 recto
Date(s) of entries: December 14 to 17, 1863
Author: William Cline
Content: Diary

Number: MSN/CW 8007-1

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colde Bute the winde is from The South weste ande worme all laide still till 12 oclock ande marchede 1 mile South este of town ande incampede

     15 all still Recived fore leters

     16 all Redey ate 7 oclock ande marchede 18 miles through Rain ande mude and water this Day wea traveld 2 miles after Dark a Boute 9 oclo ite comencede thunderen and liteninge ande the Rain fell in torentes this nighte wea in campede in the chickey


moghey valey and nothinge to shelter us from the Beltinge Rain Bute Hour gum blankets

     17 wea war in line of march Before Day lighte ande croste the chicamoghey ande eate Diner on the weste side of metionary Ridge in full view of chatanooghey thate nighte wea Reachede hour olde campe Juste as the Sun ware setinge Dirtey Ragite ande shooless ande some almoste withoute pantes the winde Blew verey colde ande chiley

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