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Daily Archives: April 9, 2012

Monitor Log: 9 April 1862

Remarks Wednesday April 9th/62 From Midnight to 4 A.M. Commences and untill 4 A.M. moderate breeze from N.E. with rainy weather E.V. Gager From 4 to 8 A.M. Rainy thick weather wind N.E. Workmen on board all night   Louis N. Stodder From 8 to Meridian Wind N.E. & squally with drizzling rain Geo. Frederickson […]

Music Monday: Marah

There is no doubt about the historical nature of this Music Monday song. “John Brown’s Body” by Marah was included of the three disc compilation Song of America. Marah is a modern rock band that hails from Philly but relocated to New York City. The song “John Brown’s Body” is shockingly about John Brown the […]