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Daily Archives: August 24, 2012

So Fill to Me the Parting Glass

Hey there folks, and welcome back to the good ol’ blog! Today’s tidbit about me is: sadly, today is the last day of my internship with The Mariners’ Museum. I have worked not only on your favorite Connections blog, but also on several artifacts and the Library’s Port of Call blog. Although I shall return […]

Monitor Log: 24 August 1862

Remarks Sunday Augst 24th, 1862   Commences & until 4 A.M.  With baffling wind, and squally rainy weather                                    Geo. Frederickson       From 4 to 8 A.M.  Wind N.E.­— weather cloudy.                                                      S.D. Greene     From 8 A.M. to Meridian, Fresh breezes from the N.E. & cloudy weather. At 9.20 the Satellite went down […]