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Monitor Log: 21 August 1862

Remarks Aug 21 1862   Commences & till 4 A.M.  with calm and cloudy weather                                                    Louis Stodder     From 4 to 8 A.M.  calm and cloudy weather. at 6 the Currituck went down the river followed by the Satellite towing a schooner.  Received in the Gunners Depart- ment 30 10 second time fuses                                                                                                                         […]

Monitor Log: 30 July 1862

                         Remarks July 30   Commences & till 4 AM Calm.  weather clear & pleasant                                                         S.D. Greene     From 4 to 8 Wind N. weather cloudy.  latter part light rain                                   William Flye     From 8 to Meridian Wind & weather same.  At […]

Monitor Log: 21 July 1862

Remarks July 21/62   Commences & till 4 With light breezes N.W. & pleasant weather                          William Flye     From 4 to 8 Wind S.W. Moderate & clear weather                                               Louis Stodder     From 8 to Meridian Wind N & fine weather                                                                      Geo. Frederickson     From Meridian to 4 P Wind N[orthwa]rd  Weather b-c                                                   […]

Monitor Log: 17 July 1862

Remarks July 17/62   Commences & till 4 AM Wind baffling & rainy                                                                        Louis Stodder     From 4 to 8 Baffling airs. first part cloudy. latter part clear.  At 5 St[eame]r Delaware went down the river                                                                                                                Geo. Frederickson     From 8 to Meridian Calm & clear.  At 11 Dragon came up with […]

Monitor Log: 16 July 1862

Remarks July 16/62   Commences & till 4 AM Moderate breeze from the Southward & cloudy weather                                                                                                                                                      William Flye     From 4 to 8 Wind & weather same.  At 5 St[eame]r Powell with Flag officer on board went up to the Galena                                                                                                                                                                                                              Louis Stodder     From 8 to Meridian […]

Monitor Log: 7 July 1862

Remarks July 7th 62   Commences & till 4 AM Light airs from the S.W & clear weather                                William Flye     From 4 to 8 AM Light breeze from the E[astwar]’d & fine weather                E.V. Gager by L.N.S.     From 8 to Meridian Wind & weather same.  Mahaska came up Tioga & Delaware […]

Monitor Log: 6 July 1862

Remarks July 6/62   Commences & till 4 AM Calm & clear  Galena signalled frequently to the shore during the watch.  2 Jacob Bell arrived. At 4 got underweigh and convoyed St[eame]r Stepping Stones by Windmill p[oin]t.                                                                                                                                                                          E.V. Gager for L.N.S.     From 4 to 8 Wind & weather same. […]

Monitor Log: 2 July 1862

Remarks July 2nd /62   Commences & till 4 AM Light breeze S E & cloudy                                                                                                                                                                                                     E.V. Gager for LNS     From 4 to 8 Wind S.E & rainy.  Delaware passed on her way up the river Mahaska & Aroostook with schooners in tow passed down. Also Galena & Maratanza                                                                                                                   L.N. […]

Monitor Log: 28 June 1862

Log of U S St[eame]r Monitor              WN Jeffers Lieut Comdg   Remarks June 28/62   Commences & till 4 AM Calm & clear                                                                           E.V. Gager   From 4 to 8 Wind & weather same.  At 5 Maratanza got afloat & anchored near us                                                                                                                                Louis Stodder       From 8 to Meridian Clear & […]

Monitor Log: 27 June 1862

Remarks June 27/62   Commences & till 4 AM Calm & hazy weather. the fleet still lying off P[oin]t of Rocks waiting for the Maratanza a there                                                                                                               Louis Stodder     4 to 8 AM Calm & clear. 5 AM the Delaware went up to the Maratanza and returned. reported her all right                           […]