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Monitor Log: 15 June 1862

Remarks Sunday June 15/62   Commences & till 4 AM Fine breeze N.W & clear Louis Stodder     4 to 8 AM At 4.45 the Galena got underweigh & stood down the river Wind N & W[estwa]rd weather clear S.D. Greene     8 to Meridian faint-airs from the south & clear weather.  At […]

Monitor Log: 14 June 1862

Remarks Saturday June 14/62   Commences & till 4 A.M Calm weather & clear                                                             S.D. Greene     4 to 8 A.M Calm & pleasant                                                                                  William Flye     8 to Meridian Calm & clear weather.  St[eame]r Stepping Stones went up the river and Island Belle with a schooner & scow in tow went down.  […]

Monitor Log: 13 June 1862

Remarks Friday June 13th /62   Commences & till 4 A.M With light airs from the S.W& pleasant weather.   At 1 A. M the C.De Lion arrived from Hampton Roads William Flye     4 to 8 AM Wind & weather same.  heavy firing toward Richmond between 5 & 6 AM                                                                                                                                    E.V. Gager […]

Monitor Log: 12 June 1862

Remarks Thursday June 12/62   Commences & till 4 AM Light airs from the S.W & fine weather.  a total eclipse of the moon lasting an hour. occurred during the watch      E.V. Gager     4 to 8 AM Wind S.W & pleasant, St[eame]r Stepping Stones came up the river & anchored                                                                                                                            Louis […]