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Monitor Log: 22 July 1862

Remarks July 22/62


Commencing & till 4 AM

Wind E[astwa]rd weather pleasant                                                          

S.D. Greene



From 4 to 8

Light breezes from the East & pleasant weather                   

William Flye



From 8 to Meridian

St[eame]r Morse came alongside with an anchor &

45 fathoms of chain. which we received on board.  Wind E[astwar]d & pleasant                                                                                                                                              Louis Stodder



From Meridian to 4 PM

Strong breeze from the E’[astwar]d  weather cloudy with

rain squalls.  2.30 Received from the Tug Alert 4 bbls Lard oil for the

Engrs Dept                                        

Geo. Frederickson



From 4 to 6

Wind N & E[astwar]d & weather s.v.                                                     

S.D. Greene



From 6 to 8

Moderate breeze from E & pleasant weather            

William Flye



From 8 to Midnight

Moderate wind from the N.W. & cloudy

St[eame]r Alert came alongside with fresh meat                                                                                                                                                                                            L.N. Stodder