April 20 – April 23 1854

April 16 – April 18 1854 April 24 – April 27 1854

John J. Haun, April 20 1854 - April 23 1854

Apr 1854

Th
20th rained & snowed all day  went up the ditch in the forenoon to turn
off some water so as not to break the ditch at this end got very wet
& cold worked a little while after dinner but it commenced raining
Fr very hard & we quit  came home & mended some shirts
21st snow from six to nine inches deep rained & snowed nearly all day Yank
came up in the morning & staid until noon  I took a good nap before
dinner  commenced a letter to G then went out & worked a little in
Sat the evening ground slucing got wet & cold thought a great deal about home
22nd clear & beautiful all day snow melting very fast went to the point af
ter breakfast I saw Dobson he hired a man to work his interest on the
shares I bought a pair of gum boots for 10$ felt uneasy on account of
Su the change in company  nothing else today
23rd a mistake made in the day read the lower collum first cold & cloudy
today snow not melting much ground sluced all day in some blue mud
very tough indeed  wrote a little in a letter no more

 

April 16 – April 18 1854 April 24 – April 27 1854