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Daily Archives: March 19, 2012

Monitor Log: 19 March 1862

Remarks          19th March, 1862   From Midnight to 4 A.M. Pleasant weather wind N.N.W.                                                                                                                                                                                  LN Stodder   From 4 to 8 A.M. Wind and weather same                                                                                                                                  Geo. Frederickson   From 8 A.M. to Meridian, moderate ESE wind & pleasant.  At 9 AM called all hands to quarters.  Mechanics employed on board.                                                                                                                                            […]

Music Monday: Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers

Seeing Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers as this week’s Music Monday artist is probably not much of a shocker to people since the band is an American classic in rock n roll it is no big surprise that one of their songs is partially about the Civil War.   Most people that are familiar  with the […]