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January, SUNDAY 1, 1865

Camp Holly. Army of James The new yeare opened pleasantly Cleare & Cold. Nothing of any note Ocured today Mustered for pay as it was to Stormy yesterday. there is 4 months pay dew me now Recieved a letter from Brother Wesley yesterday Father is qite ill Health Good


It has been quite Clere today Everything Quiett Got & Other maile today I Received a Letter from Sister Nannie Fathers health is very poore Spent the most of the day in Reading the news (?) & Other Reading the Pioneers are Still Busy puting up Buildings. I took a Little Ride The 3rd Brig. Came Over & Camped neare here Health Good


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