March 30 – April 3 1856

March 27 – March 30 1856 April 3 – April 7 1856

John J. Haun, March 30 1856 - April 3 1856

Mo went back Basses mare  (Mar 1856) nothing else today
31st the snow about 8 or 10 inches deep this morning we went up the pike di
tch & got the water down & laid the hose at the diggings Shults came from
the valley about noon & went to the point after dinner & staid all night
dave & I cut a tree down after dinner that was in the way at the diggings
we piped all evening & cleaned up the boxes & got about 5$ did no weigh
Tus it snowed some today nothing else today of interest
1st Dave & I went up the Pike ditch in the morning & found where the
water was running out we worked in the diggings today  Shu
lts came home about noon & worked with us we did not clean
Wed up today snowed late in the evening & rained nothing else today
2nd cleaned bed rock in the forenoon & got about (2 oz) with the day before
piped in the evening.  but stopped & set out boxes & cleaned up but
got but little Sterling came up about noon to let me know it wo
Thr uld be doubtful whether he could let me have the money or not
3rd commenced piping in the morning & continued all day we did
not clean up Shults & I went to the point after supper & staid a
while I saw old Mc Fall & had a talk with him I tried to get

 

March 27 – March 30 1856 April 3 – April 7 1856