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Monitor Log: 31 August 1862

Remarks Aug 31/62   Commences & till 4 AM Wind & weather clear                                                             S.D.G.  S.D. Greene         From 4 to 8 Moderate breezes from the E[astwar]’d & pleasant.  At 6 the Wachusett made signal to 4248 and immediately got under way accompanied by the Maratanza, Tioga, Mahaska, Sonoma, Southfield, Alert and seven […]

Monitor Log: 16 August 1862

Remarks Aug 16/62   Commences & till 4 Strong breeze from the N.E & cloudy weather                      Geo. Frederickson     From 4 to 8 Wind N & E[astward] weather clear & pleasant                          S.D. Greene     From 8 to Meridian Fresh breezes from N & pleasant weather  At 11 the Currituck came up the river. […]

Monitor Log: 12 August 1862

Remarks Aug 12/62   Commences & till 4 Weather clear & calm                                                                                                  [Not Signed]                                                               From 4 to 8 Rec[eive]d fresh provisions.  calm.  weather clear                              S.D. Greene     From 8 to Meridian Calm & clear weather.  At 11.45 the Tioga & Currituck commenced firing towards the right bank of the river           William […]

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. […]