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Diary entry by Thomas Montgomery of the 7th Minnesota Regiment, Company K, written from St. Louis, Missouri – March 21, 1864

March 21, 2014 - 9:00am -- Anonymous (not verified)

Cloudy and very cool[.]
Disembarked early in the morning, and moved to our camp.
All day was spent in removing all the property of the Regiment up to camp owing to the mud.
In the evening we procured wedge tents for the men and wall tents for the officers and pitched them, just after so doing, a heavy rain set in which kept up during the night.
We occupy the old camp of the 1st Louisiana[.]
About 10 or 15 Regiments are stationed at this post[,] mostly colored.
Gen. Andrews in command.


March 20, 2014 - 9:30am -- Anonymous (not verified)

Diary entry of First Lieut. Myron Shepard of the Minnesota 1st and Letter from Charles Goddard to his mother regarding re-enlisting – March 20, 1864

March 20, 2014 - 9:00am -- Anonymous (not verified)

Diary entry of First Lieut. Myron Shepard, of the Minnesota 1st, his furlough having expired, returns via St. Paul to Ft. Snelling:

SUNDAY, March 20th, 1864
Cold and windy very cold. Call up Williams and get my things from there & say good byes. Go to church (Pres) a.m. Go to Nelson’s for dinner. Then load up and I ride to St. Paul p.m. Peter Hall also rides over. Stop at International. Find Several officers there, The 4th Minnesota Vol.s come home and are welcomed at International by a speech and supper[.]

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March 19, 2014 - 9:30am -- Anonymous (not verified)

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“An Important Order,” and “News of Our Own State,” Rochester City Post – March 19, 1864

March 19, 2014 - 9:00am -- Anonymous (not verified)

WPA Chest

March 18, 2014 - 9:30am -- Anonymous (not verified)

WPA Chest

“Interesting Report by Col. Streight,” and “Proclimation by the Governor,” Saint Paul Pioneer and Democrat – March 18, 1864

March 18, 2014 - 9:00am -- Anonymous (not verified)

St. Paddy’s Day in St. Paul

March 17, 2014 - 9:30am -- Anonymous (not verified)

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“From the Army of the Cumberland,” and “Late News,” St. Cloud Democrat – March 17, 1864

March 17, 2014 - 9:00am -- Anonymous (not verified)

“General Headquarters State of Minnesota,” and “Telegraphic News,” Goodhue Volunteer – March 16, 1864

March 16, 2014 - 9:00am -- Anonymous (not verified)


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