February 10 – February 15 1854

February 6 – February 10 1854 February 16 – February 21 1854

John J. Haun, February 10 1854 - February 15 1854

Feb 1854

.    prospectors as we came from dinner & set our sluces for washing  towards nig
Sat ht got very cold from getting wet feet  nothing more than usual
11th very cold all day although the sun shone beautifully  set the boxes &
washed some in the forenoon  washed all evening & took out about 9$ a poor
Su days work  snowed a little the night of the 10th  nothing else today
12th snowed & stormed all day  all of us went to the point to get picks sharpened
seen the saw mill that is to run by hand power but it was not finished
Mo great many miners at the pointbtoday from all parts of the river creek
13th clear but cold all day  snowed a little  also washed a little in the morn
ing but the bank caved in & broke a couple of our boxes  we were all
Tus the evening moving the rubbish  made about 10$ today
14th clear & cold all day  still sluce washing  made 24$  Dobson panned out
28$ at one pan  pretty good panning  Yank came up after supper
Wed staid awhile & played chess  nothing otherwise new today
15th clear & cold in the morning but clouded up in the evening & snowed

 

February 6 – February 10 1854 February 16 – February 21 1854